Rooney vs Mandzukic, Fellaini vs Schweinsteiger, Smalling vs Lahm, Robben vs Giggs… How the players match up in Man United vs Bayern showdown

It couldn’t have been any tougher for David Moyes and his faltering Manchester United team. Of course there are no easy draws in the quarter-finals of the Champions League – it is the blue riband event of European club football after all – but there is no greater challenge in world football at the moment than Bayern Munich. The Bavarians are relentless in their pursuit of an unprecedented ‘double Treble’…

April 1, 2014

Manchester United’s Owen Hargreaves Ruled Out For Five Weeks

Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has confirmed that injury-plagued midfielder Owen Hargreaves will miss at least the next five weeks, having made an aborted comeback against Wolves at the weekend. 29-year-old Hargreaves has made only 39 appearances for Manchester United since arriving at Old Trafford three years ago from Bayern Munich for £17million, due to a series of injuries and had been out for almost two years with a…

November 9, 2010