According to Sky Sports, their players clocked up 139,000 miles taking part in World Cup qualifiers since the last Premier League action.
The Portuguese coach used the phrase to describe himself when he was unveiled as Chelsea's new manager in 2004 and it has stuck with him ever since
Lukaku has hit the ground running since signing from Everton in the off-season with six league goals in as many games
Palace have already extended the worst-ever top flight start for a generation to six matches and despite the strength of their upcoming opponents, they cannot afford to go almost a quarter of the way through the campaign without any sort of…
The France international has been absent since pulling up in the first half of the 3-0 win over Basel in the Champions League on September 12.
Their defiance has already triggered a second complaint from anti-discrimination group, Kick It Out
The hosts needed just four minutes to break the deadlock against the Toffees when Antonio Valencia's stunning strike ripped into the back of the net, but the majority of the match was a lot more even than the final scoreline suggests
The midfielder suffered the blow during the first half of the Red Devils' 3-0 win over Basel at Old Trafford on Tuesday.
Van Gaal, who had been two years into a three-year contract, spoke with Dutch newspaper Algemeen Dagblad
Jose Mourinho's men attracted plenty of admirers for their impressive start to the campaign, but they were not at their best in front of goal and Choupo-Moting inspired Stoke to a commendable point at the bet365 Stadium
The 35-year-old scored 28 goals in 46 appearances for the Red Devils during the 2016-17 campaign, but he missed the final stages of the season after picking up a serious knee injury
The result was harsh on Swansea, who remained competitive throughout the contest, but United's extra quality in the final third eventually proved the difference and Jose Mourinho's side already boast a strong goal difference while sitting…
While silverware was added to the trophy cabinet with success in the EFL Cup and Europa League, boss Jose Mourinho knows that far more will be required in the top flight in his second term at the helm
This will be his first competitive meeting with the Spanish giants since an acrimonious split in 2013
Only DStv will showcase all 380 matches of the Premier League and all 380 matches from La Liga, while GOtv customers will get a slice of the action with select games
Over the weekend, reports began to emerge that a transfer had all but been completed and United are now in a position to confirm that Matic has penned a contract until 2020
Many of those evacuated from housing around the campus gathered in the United-branded training base as the emergency services checked facilities were safe
The Belgian striker has signed a five-year contract at Old Trafford and becomes the fourth most expensive player in history in the process
The former Manchester United winger admitted two separate counts of fraud which each carry a six-month sentence
The Portuguese coach spent three years at the Bernabeu, leading the club to the La Liga title, Copa del Rey and Supercopa de Espana