Premier League: Being top of the table doesn't mean Manchester United have 'cracked it,' says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
After a truncated pre-season and poor start to the campaign, the Red Devils head to Turf Moor level on 33 points with reigning champions Liverpool.
Even the dreamiest of dreamers from Manchester United would recognise that it would be against the odds to come away from Merseyside with another positive result after the 1-1 draw in October.
League Cup: Manchester United's Harry Maguire could miss out on first-leg match against City, says manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Solskjaer hopes to have Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard back for the City clash after they missed the Wolves game through illness
Premier League: Paul Pogba won't be fit to play against Leicester City, says Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Luke Shaw, Anthony Martial, Diogo Dalot and Eric Bailly will also definitely miss the clash with the Foxes, while Jesse Lingard and Aaron Wan-Bissaka are both doubtful after withdrawing from England’s Euro 2020 qualifiers against Bulgaria and Kosovo.
Premier League: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Manchester United have 'too many' centre-backs to keep everyone involved
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer also hinted 17-year-old striker Mason Greenwood will have a prominent role this season at Manchester United with the departure of Romelu Lukaku.
Eric Bailly hurt his knee in last Thursday’s 2-1 win against Tottenham Hotspur in the International Champions Cup (ICC) and had successful surgery on Tuesday.
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer 'hoping for the best' after defender Eric Bailly suffers knee injury in pre-season
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was left "hoping for the best" after defender Eric Bailly was stretchered off in a 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur on Thursday
Premier League: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes to tighten Manchester United's defence with tricky trip to Leicester on the cards
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer may yet end up wishing he had been able to strengthen Manchester United's defence should their challenge for the Premier League's top four fall short.
Champions League: Nothing surprised me in Manchester United's loss to Valencia, says manager Jose Mourinho
Defeat was nothing more than Mourinho's side deserved, as a line-up that included eight changes and a return for Paul Pogba delivered a sluggish display at Mestalla.
Premier League: Jose Mourinho reveals taking trip to Belgium to support misfiring striker Romelu Lukaku on international duty
Jose Mourinho has explained that his visit was for the express purpose of supporting Lukaku after the striker's recent alarming dip in form for his club side.
Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers: Egypt's Mohamed Salah scores directly from corner before limping off; Ivory Coast win
Liverpool star Mohamed Salah scored direct from a corner but was later injured as Egypt romped to a 4-1 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying win over Swaziland on Friday.
Premier League: Jose Mourinho says Diogo Dalot will be eased into first team after impressive debut against Young Boys
Jose Mourinho declared that Diogo Dalot, 19, was the best young full-back in Europe after signing him from Porto for £19 million in June.
Bayern Munich ride on Javi Martinez's second-half header to earn victory over Manchester United in final pre-season clash
Javi Martinez's second-half header earned Bayern Munich a 1-0 victory over Manchester United at the Allianz Arena on Sunday in a final pre-season test for both sides ahead of the new campaign.
Paul Pogba was the subject of criticism from some quarters for his United performances last season and found himself relegated to the bench at times during the second half of the campaign.
International friendlies: Manchester City's out-of-favour midfielder Yaya Toure set for surprise Ivory Coast return
Ivory Coast’s Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure, who turns 35 in May, will return to international football more than three years since his last game for his country after being named in the squad for friendlies in France next week.
Champions League: Manager Jose Mourinho says European disappointment nothing new for Manchester United
Mourinho said, "I've sat in this chair twice before with Porto, Manchester United out, and Real Madrid, Manchester United out, so I don't think it's anything new for the club."
Mourinho's second-placed side moved five points clear of Liverpool in the Premier League thanks to Marcus Rashford's first-half double at Old Trafford.
Champions League: Jose Mourinho needs to solve selection jigsaw for Manchester United's crucial trip to Sevilla
Jose Mourinho needs to figure out what is the best way to play all his attacking options if Manchester United wish to make a deep run in the Champions
FA Cup: Manchester United aim to bounce back against Huddersfield Town following recent Premier League slump
Manchester United will be desperate to bounce back in the FA Cup fifth round against Huddersfield on Saturday, their first match featuring opinion-dividing video assistant referee (VAR) technology.
Premier League: Pep Guardiola refuses to comment on Jose Mourinho's jibe about Manchester City's huge spending
"About what happened with my colleague speaking off the pitch in the press conference, I'm not the right guy," said Guardiola.