Arsenal beats Man United 2-1 to reach FA Cup semifinals

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Danny Welbeck scored a tiebreaking goal against his old club in the 61st minute, helping defending champion Arsenal beat Manchester United 2-1 Monday night and advance to the FA Cup semifinals. Nacho Monreal put the Gunners ahead in the 25th minute, but Wayne Rooney tied the score four minutes later with[…]

Welbeck scores Arsenal winner vs old club Man United

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Danny Welbeck scored the winner on his return to former club Manchester United as Arsenal won 2-1 at Old Trafford on Monday to reach the FA Cup semifinals and stay on course to defend the trophy. Angel Di Maria’s 77th-minute sending-off for two yellow cards — one for diving and the[…]

Man United leaves it late to beat Newcastle 1-0 in EPL

NEWCASTLE, England (AP) — Ashley Young capitalized on a dreadful error by Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul and scored an 89th-minute goal to earn Manchester United a 1-0 win in the Premier League on Wednesday, tightening his team’s grip on fourth place. Under pressure from Wayne Rooney, Krul mis-hit a clearance along the ground and straight[…]

Di Maria, Mata failing to live up to price tags at United

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Juan Mata and Angel Di Maria are the two most expensive players in Manchester United’s history, costing a combined 97 million pounds ($150 million) last year as the club looked to regain its status as England’s top team. So far, they aren’t living up to their price tags — and there’s[…]