Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has defended his treatment of striker Marcus Rashford. Mourinho has been criticised for not playing the 20-year-old, who scored twice for England during the international break, enough in United’s opening four Premier League games. But the Portuguese said Rashford’s playing time compares favourably with young English players at rival teams. “People 

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Manchester City winger Leroy Sane has announced the arrival of a daughter – a day after leaving Germany’s team hotel for “private reasons”. Germany said on Friday that the 22-year-old would not be available for Sunday’s friendly with Peru following talks with head coach Joachim Low. And he revealed on Saturday: “Incredibly happy to let 

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has reportedly accepted a one-year prison sentence as part of a deal with Spanish prosecutors who accused him of a €3.3 million (£3 million) tax fraud. The Old Trafford boss was handed six-month jail sentences for each of two charges of financial crimes, as part of the plea bargain with prosecutors, Spanish newspaper 

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Edin Harzard insists that Chelsea can challenge Manchester City and Liverpool in the title race this season. The Blues maintained their perfect start with a 2-0 win against Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge on Saturday to make it four wins from four under new manager Maurizio Sarri. Despite their 100 per cent record, Chelsea have barely 

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Winger marks 100th PL appearance for champions with goal before full-back cancels out DeAndre Yedlin’s equaliser in 2-1 win. Raheem Sterling’s opener and a thunderbolt of a strike from Kyle Walker gave Manchester City a 2-1 win over Newcastle United at the Etihad Stadium. Sterling opened the scoring eight minutes into his 100th Premier League appearance for City, cutting 

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Chelsea continued their perfect start to the season with a hard-fought 2-0 victory over Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Substitute Pedro broke Bournemouth’s resistance with a deflected effort in the 72nd minute before Eden Hazard fired in the second with five minutes remaining. Bournemouth had chances with the game at 0-0 but Callum Wilson 

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Jose Mourinho has defended his record at Manchester United and insisted he remains one of the best managers in the world. Jose Mourinho has declared that he is “one of the greatest managers in the world” following wide-scale criticism on the back of Manchester United’s consecutive Premier League defeats. The Red Devils were comprehensively beaten 3-0 

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