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January 13, 2019 10:55 AM Numbers: Messi makes La Liga history, Dave saves United

Lionel Messi is now the first player to score 400 goals in La Liga, taking 435 games to achieve the feat. The man closest to him is, no prizes for guessing, Cristiano Ronaldo, who got 311 in 292 matches before leaving for Juventus. Messi is the second player across Europe's top five leagues to have scored 400 league goals. (The first, Ronaldo, has 409 at last count) 129

January 2, 2019 1:52 AM Man United beat Newcastle as Romelu Lukaku scores with first touch

Manchester United's good form under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer continued with a 2-0 win away at Newcastle on Wednesday night thanks to goals from Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford. United had the most possession in the opening exchanges but it was Newcastle who had the better chances as Christian Atsu drew a good save from David De Gea before dragging another 64

September 19, 2018 8:50 AM Paul Pogba scores two as Man United open Champions League with win vs. Young Boys

Paul Pogba scored two first-half goals as Manchester United spoiled Young Boys' first appearance in the group stage of the Champions League by cruising to a comfortable 3-0 victory at the Stade de Suisse on Wednesday. Anthony Martial also scored for United, the three-time winners who were knocked out of the competition last season in the round of 16. Young 41

July 19, 2018 10:20 AM Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Paul Pogba answered Manchester United critics at World Cup

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has said former Manchester United teammate Paul Pogba silenced critics with his impressive displays for France as they won the World Cup. Pogba was imperious as Les Bleus clinched World Cup glory in Russia -- capping it all off with a crucial goal in the 4-2 victory over Croatia in the final. Yet, he remains the subject of criticism 80

June 25, 2018 11:37 AM Paul Pogba: 'Apparently you are not allowed to have a hairstyle and play football'

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has hit back at the constant criticism of his changing hairstyles ahead of France's World Cup clash with Denmark in Moscow on Tuesday. Speaking in his first news conference with the national team for four years, the 25-year-old responded to those who fixate on his appearance, rather than what he does on the football 100

June 21, 2018 8:30 AM Emre Can set for Juventus medical ahead of free transfer

Emre Can has arrived in Turin to undergo a medical before becoming a Juventus player. The midfielder will join the Bianconeri on a free transfer when his contract at Liverpool expires at the end of the month. He is expected to commit to a five-year deal with the Serie A champions and will join his compatriot Sami Khedira in their midfield next season 83

June 16, 2018 2:53 PM Paul Pogba, Antoine Griezmann Lead France Past Australia in 2018 World Cup

Goals from Antoine Griezmann and Paul Pogba helped France beat Australia 2-1 at the Kazan Arena in Russia on Saturday at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Griezmann dispatched a penalty—awarded via the video assistant referee (VAR)—in the 58th minute to give Les Bleus the lead, though Mile Jedinak equalised from the spot just four minutes later after a handball 58

June 16, 2018 12:33 PM Technology helps France beat gritty Australia 2-1 in Group C

Technology twice helped France at the World Cup on Saturday in its 2-1 victory over Australia. The French team was given a penalty kick, eventually converted by Antoine Griezmann in the 58th minute, after the referee watched the replay of a foul on the sideline. Paul Pogba later scored the winning goal in the 81st minute, and goal-line technology was used to confirm 56

June 16, 2018 11:53 AM VAR penalty and late Paul Pogba goal see France past Australia

France snatched a 2-1 victory over Australia in a game that saw them awarded the first VAR penalty decision in World Cup history. Antoine Griezmann converted to give them the lead after a goalless first half, but Mile Jedinak struck from the spot to equalise minutes later before Paul Pogba's deflected strike hit the bar and bounced in for a late winner 60

May 20, 2018 12:35 PM Manchester United's Alexis Sanchez 'can't get any worse'

Chile international Sanchez was singled out for criticism following his poor display as United lost 1-0 to Chelsea at Wembley on Saturday. Scholes believes Sanchez will have to improve vastly next season if United are to have any chance of challenging champions Manchester City. "His performances, well, they have to improve,'' Scholes told BT Sport. "They 79