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David Moyes: Manchester United ‘no comment’ on boss rumours

Manchester United are offering no comment on reports that David Moyes is set to be sacked as manager. Various newspapers have claimed the club will dispense with the Scot’s services as early as this week following a poor season. However, the club declined to comment when contacted by BBC Sport. Moyes was chosen by Sir


Manchester United were their own worst enemy in Sunday’s 2-0 loss at Everton, according to stand-in captain Wayne Rooney. The soon-to-be-deposed Premier League champions were poor at Goodison Park, as first-half goals from Leighton Baines and Kevin Mirallas saw Everton make it eight wins from their last nine matches. United’s lack of response after the

Man Utd sack manager David Moyes

(AFP) – Manager David Moyes has been sacked by Manchester United, the club announced on their Twitter account on Tuesday. “Manchester United announces that David Moyes has left the club,” United said. “The club would like to place on record its thanks for the hard work, honesty and integrity he brought to the role.” News

Uganda Olympic champion Kiprotich given hero’s welcome

Crowds in Uganda have given a hero’s welcome to Stephen Kiprotich, the country’s first Olympic gold medal winner in 40 years. Kiprotich, a prison warden who won the men’s marathon on Sunday, was then presented with a cheque for $80,000 (£51,000) by President Yoweri Museveni. He was also promoted nine ranks to become an assistant