Manchester United laboured to a 1-0 Europa League victory over Zorya Luhansk at Old Trafford as Zlatan Ibrahimovic headed home in the second half to seal the points for the below-par hosts.
United struggled to create clear-cut chances against their well-organised Ukrainian opponents, until Jose Mourinho brought on Wayne Rooney, who within moments was involved in the move that brought the 69th-minute breakthrough.
Timothy Fosu-Mensah found space on the right and pulled the ball back towards Rooney,...
Sassuolo striker Domenico Berardi could join Inter Milan or Atletico Madrid next season with the striker's future not yet decided, according to his club's sporting director, Giovanni Carnevali.
Italy under-21 international Berardi turned down the opportunity to join Juventus this summer, preferring instead to remain in Sassuolo with his mentor, coach Eusebio Di Francesco, but it has been reported that Juve nevertheless have an agreement to sign him at the end of the season.
Inter had also expressed...
Gregoire Defrel struck the only goal of the game to clinch Sassuolo a 1-0 home win against Udinese and lift them into Serie A's top 10.
French forward Defrel, who pounced from close range nine minutes before half-time, has now scored in each of Sassuolo's last four matches, while Udinese, who hit the crossbar in the final minute, slipped to their third league defeat of the season.
Luca Antei and Matteo Politano both threatened to give Sassuolo the lead before Defrel despatched Pol Lirola's ball in...
Chievo continued their fine start to the Serie A season with a 2-1 victory over Sassuolo.
The win made it 10 points from five games thanks to goals from Nicola Rigoni and Lucas Castro.
Rigoni opened the scoring in the 21st minute with a long-range effort following a corner.
It took just seven minutes for the visitors to equalise through Gregoire Defrel but Castro scored what proved to be the winner in the 40th minute with a header from Valter Birsa's cross.
The result lifted Chievo up to fourth place,...