• Henrikh Mkhitaryan knew he would struggle at Manchester United before he joined

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan knew he would struggle at Manchester United before he joined

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan has revealed he always knew it would be a struggle to succeed at Manchester United.

    The Armenia international has shone in recent games but initially struggled following his £27million summer move from Borussia Dortmund.

    Manager Jose Mourinho suggested Mkhitaryan wasn’t ready for the rigours of the Premier League, however the Manchester United manager seems to be coming around following the forward’s recent eye-catching displays.

    Speaking ahead of his man-of-the-match display against West Ham last night, Mkhitaryan opened up about how his […]

  • Ibrahimovic: Mkhitaryan is quality, but he must take his chances

    Ibrahimovic: Mkhitaryan is quality, but he must take his chances

    The midfielder has not been able to cement a regular spot in the Manchester United squad since his arrival from Borussia Dortmund, but the striker feels he can be important.

    Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is confident Henrikh Mkhitaryan will come good at Old Trafford irrespective of his difficult start.

    The Armenia international joined United from Borussia Dortmund during the close-season for a reported £26 million, but has struggled to live up to the high expectations.

    The 27-year-old has made just seven appearances […]

  • Mkhitaryan embarrasses Mourinho with outstanding display

    Mkhitaryan embarrasses Mourinho with outstanding display

    Manchester United fans will feel they had more reason than usual to tune in to tonight’s Europa League clash against Feyenoord, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan finally handed a start by Jose Mourinho.

    The Armenian playmaker has been bizarrely frozen out so far at United, despite the club paying around £26million to sign him from Borussia Dortmund in the summer after an absolutely outstanding campaign in the Bundesliga last year.

    So how did Mkhitaryan get on after being awarded a rare start in a […]

  • Mourinho finally gives Mkhitaryan a chance – Now he must take it

    Mourinho finally gives Mkhitaryan a chance – Now he must take it

    The Armenian has been given very few opportunities by Jose Mourinho, but now that he has been promised a role against Feyenoord he has to make the most of it.

    “I told him that he is going to be involved in the game,” Jose Mourinho said of Henrikh Mkhitaryan ahead of Thursday’s vital Europa League fixture against Feyenoord at Old Trafford. The statement is music to many Manchester United supporters’ ears.

    The Armenian’s spell at Old Trafford has been one of the […]

  • Mkhitaryan: I deserve to be a key player at Man Utd

    Mkhitaryan: I deserve to be a key player at Man Utd

    The Armenia international has failed to establish his status as an important first-team player under Jose Mourinho but is determined to prove his doubters wrong.

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan believes he should be a key player in Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United squad.

    the Armenian has struggled to establish himself under the Portuguese manager since his summer move to Old Trafford, making just one Premier League appearance so far.

    And though Mkhitaryan has been linked with a move away from the club in January, he believes […]

  • Mkhitaryan: I’ll fight to achieve my Man Utd dream

    Mkhitaryan: I’ll fight to achieve my Man Utd dream

    The Armenia international has had a tough start to life at Old Trafford following his move from Borussia Dortmund, but he isn’t willing to give up just yet.

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan insists he will fight for his future at Manchester United despite a lack of playing time under Jose Mourinho.

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    The Armenia star, who was signed from Borussia Dortmund in July for […]

  • Mourinho concerned with slow recovery of ANOTHER Manchester United star

    Mourinho concerned with slow recovery of ANOTHER Manchester United star

    Jose Mourinho is frustrated with Manchester United’s medical department and has been particularly concerned with the handling of Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s injury, according to reports.

    The Times claim that it took three days for Mkhitaryan to receive a scan on a thigh injury following the defeat to Manchester City on September 10.

    The £26 million summer signing from Borussia Dortmund only returned from injury in the defeat to Fenerbahce last Thursday, despite Mourinho claiming that the midfielder was free from injury since the […]

  • Mourinho tears Mkhitaryan to pieces after Manchester United’s defeat

    Mourinho tears Mkhitaryan to pieces after Manchester United’s defeat

    Jose Mourinho has blasted Henrikh Mkhitaryan in the wake of Manchester United’s defeat to Fenerbahce.

    The £26 million summer signing from Borussia Dortmund made his long-awaited comeback on Thursday evening as United slipped to a 2-1 loss in Turkey.

    Before coming on as a second-half substitute against Fenerbahce, Mkhitaryan hadn’t featured for United since he was brought off at half-time in the 2-1 defeat to Manchester City on September 10.

    And Mourinho admits he’s unhappy with the midfielder’s current levels of effort at […]

  • Man Utd star not for sale despite failure to win over Mourinho

    Man Utd star not for sale despite failure to win over Mourinho

    Manchester United reportedly have no intention of letting summer signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan make an early exit from the club in this January’s transfer window.

    The Armenian playmaker has had a nightmare start at Old Trafford after being seemingly frozen out by manager Jose Mourinho, who is concerned about his suitability for the Premier League.

    Mkhitaryan joined for around £26million in the summer after producing some world class form for Borussia Dortmund last season, though he has not been given the chance to […]

  • Manchester United star trains on his own after latest snub from Mourinho

    Manchester United star trains on his own after latest snub from Mourinho

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan trained on his own on Sunday as he continued his push to regain his place in Manchester United’s starting line-up.

     

    The 27-year-old hasn’t been seen in a United shirt since he was hauled off at half-time in the 2-1 defeat to Manchester City at Old Trafford on September 10.

    Mkhitaryan had been sidelined with a thigh injury but Jose Mourinho insisted before United’s goalless draw with Liverpool that the midfielder is available for selection.

    But the summer signing from Borussia Dortmund […]

  • ‘Mkhitaryan doesn’t know what Mourinho is thinking’

    ‘Mkhitaryan doesn’t know what Mourinho is thinking’

    The president of the Armenian FA claims the struggling Manchester United summer signing has not been given any explanation over his exclusion from the team.

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan remains in the dark about Jose Mourinho’s plans for him at Manchester United, according to the president of the Armenian football federation Ruben Hayrapetyan.

    The summer arrival from Borussia Dortmund has not featured for the Old Trafford outfit since their Premier League defeat to Manchester City on September 10.

    In his absence, Manchester United have […]