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Manchester United down Boro 3-1 to climb to 5th

Manchester United snatched an important 3-1 away win against Middlesbrough to jump above Arsenal into fifth spot in the Premier League standings at Riverside Stadium on Sunday.

Belgian midfielder Marouane Fellaini opened the scoring for Manchester United 30 minutes into the first half, before Jesse Lingard scored again for the visitors at the 62-minute mark.


Matt Besler and Sacha Kljestan Added to U.S. roster

U.S. Men's National Team head coach Bruce Arena has called defender Matt Besler and attacker Sacha Kljestan to the team's training camp in San Jose, Calif. Kljestan has been added as a replacement for the injured Bobby Wood (back), while Besler joins camp to bolster the MNT defense.

Besler and Kljestan will join the 25-player MNT roster as it convenes in San Jose ahead of USA-Honduras, presented by Volpi Foods, on March 24 at Avaya Stadium at 7:30 p.m. PT on FS1, UniMas and UDN. Four days later, the U.S. travels to take on Panama at Estadio Rommel Fernandez in Panama City, live at 10 p.m. ET on beIN Sports, Telemundo and NBC Universo.


Gary Neville: "I think Wayne still has a lot to offer"

Former Manchester United captain Gary Neville feels out-of-favour striker Wayne Rooney might reconsider his potential decision of leaving the city-based football club going by the ongoing English Premier League (EPL) season.

Rooney is United's all-time record goalscorer but the 31-year-old's future is far from certain amid his reduced role under United head coach Jose Mourinho and interest from the Chinese Super League (CSL).


Bundesliga Round-up: Bremen smash Leipzig 3-0, Cologne crush Hertha Berlin

Werder Bremen shocked second placed Leipzig 3-0 on home soil whereas Cologne eased 4-2 past Hertha Berlin in the 25th round of the Bundesliga.

Leipzig on Saturday dropped points again after suffering a second loss in a row as Bremen extended their unbeaten run to five games thanks to the goals from Zlatko Junuzovic, Florian Grillitsch and Florian Kainz. The visitors took the reins from the kick-off to ensure the first chance of the match through Timo Werner, who capitalised on a through ball to test Bremen goalkeeper Felix Wiedwald from inside the box with 11 minutes played.


Nice drop points again in Ligue 1 title race

Italian forward Mario Balotelli could not find the net as Nice dropped two crucial points in their bid for French Ligue 1 football championship after a 1-1 draw with Nantes.

With two consecutive draws, the second on Saturday, Nice remained third with a four-point gap from league leaders Monaco, who will visit Caen on Sunday. Defending champions Paris Saint-Germain led Nice by one point at second, with a highly-anticipated clash with Lyon at the Parc des Princes.


Wenger running out of excuses after West Brom defeat

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger was at a loss to explain how his team suffered yet another defeat this season, one which potentially condemns them to finish outside the top 4 for the first time under the Frenchman.

A disappointed Wenger shared in his interview with Match of the Day, "It was a typical Premier League game. A team that likes to play and a team that defends well. It was a tough performance. They caught us on set pieces and one break and that made the difference.


Indian football squad named for Cambodia friendly & Asian Cup qualifier

India chief coach Stephen Constantine on Saturday announced his 24-member football squad for the matches against Cambodia and Myanmar to be held in the coming fortnight.

The international friendly against Cambodia is slated to be held at Phnom Penh next Wednesday. India hit the road again to face Myanmar on March 28 in their AFC Asian Cup 2019 qualifiers opener.


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