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Van Gaal looks for lead from 'privileged' Rooney MANCHESTER: Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has suggested Wayne Rooney has "privileges" as he prepares his side to travel to Leicester on Sunday.United got their season up and running with a 4-0 Premier League win over QPR last weekend -- van Gaal's first competitive victory since moving into the hot seat at Old Trafford -- and they will hope to continue that form against another newly-promoted side at the King Power Stadium.Such has been the turmoil at the start of van Gaal's reign that only four players -- Rooney, David de Gea, Tyler Blackett and Juan Mata -- have started all four of their Premier League matches so far.After United added the attacking talent of Angel di Maria and Radamel Falcao during the recent transfer window, much has been made of how van Gaal will accommodate all of his forwards.The Dutchman has denied it will result in a straight ...

Pellegrini takes aim at 'perfect' Chelsea MANCHESTER: Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini believes ending Chelsea's 100 percent Premier League record would mean his side had made a decent start to their defence of the English title.City haven't won since overwhelming Liverpool, last season's runners-up, 3-1 on August Bank Holiday Monday with what looked at the time a benchmark performance.Since then, they have lost at home to Stoke, drawn at Arsenal and lost to a last-minute goal at Bayern Munich in the ...

Wenger warns critics to lay off Ozil LONDON: Arsene Wenger insists Mesut Ozil doesn't deserve to be made the scapegoat for Arsenal's spluttering performances despite the German star's lacklustre efforts this season.Wenger splashed out a club record £42 million ($76 million) to sign Ozil from Real Madrid last term but, although he won the World Cup with Germany this year, the playmaker is yet to make a significant impact on the Premier League.Ozil came under fire again following another uninspiring display in ...

Celtic set to shuffle pack for visit of Steelmen GLASGOW: Celtic manager Ronny Deila is set to hand his fringe players a chance as the Hoops prepare to take on Motherwell in the Scottish Premiership on Sunday.The Hoops boss has been forced to shuffle his pack for the visit of the Steelmen following their Europa League exertions against Red Bull Salzburg in Austria on Thursday.Midfielder Stefan Johansen is doubtful for Sunday's clash after picking up an injury in the 2-2 draw while winger James ...

South African rookie Reto leads Yokohama Tire event PRATTVILLE: South Africa's Paula Reto fired a six-under 66 to take a three-shot lead over Hur Mi-Jung after 36 holes of the LPGA Tour's Yokohama Tire Classic on Friday.Tour rookie Reto completed the first two rounds at the Capitol Hill Golf Club course at 13-under-par. Her 131 total matched the tournament's 36-hole record that Stacy Prammanasudh set in 2007."I was just really patient with myself. I hit a couple good irons especially early in the ...

It's gold! Hosts in the medals on day one INCHEON: Hosts South Korea struck gold on the first morning in a boost for the Asian Games as the Olympic-size tournament got underway on Saturday.Lee Ha-Sung won the men's changquan in the wushu competition, making up for Korean disappointment after their top-rated female shooters finished fourth in the 10m air pistol team event.Jung Jee-Hae later took silver in the individual women's air pistol as the host country, who expect to finish second behind China in ...

China crash Korean shooting party INCHEON: Unheralded Zhang Mengyuan stunned hosts and favourites South Korea Saturday as China swept the women's 10 metre air pistol titles on day one of the Asian Games.Zhang, who finished 20th at this month's world championships in Spain, beat Korean favourite Jung Jee-Hae into second spot in the individual event after helping China win team gold.Shweta Chaudhry of India picked up the individual bronze ahead of China's Zhou Qingyuan and reigning Olympic champion Guo Wenjun.The ...


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