Reporter for @TimesSport, covering Manchester United and Manchester City. Previously Chief Football Writer at PA. Views mine.

Manchester, England
Joined April 2010
Paul Hirst retweeted
Latest on #CFC interest in Fofana from Rodgers: “There were two (bids) but nowhere near what the club would even think about. The point to reiterate is we’re not looking to sell Wesley. He’s someone we’d love to keep here but we have to wait and see what develops.”
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Introducing Dennis Adeniran’s ‘weak’ foot. 🤯 #SWFC
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Potential jurors in the Benjamin Mendy trial heard the names of Sterling, Grealish, Walker, Mahrez and Stones when people who could be referred to the case - or called as a witness – were listed in court today.
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Paul Hirst retweeted
Christensen and Kessie could leave Barcelona for free if they are not registered before Saturday, sources have confirmed to @samuelmarsden and @moillorens 😳
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Chelsea are close to agreeing a fee with Barcelona for Frenkie de Jong. Remains unclear whether midfielder will agree to #cfc move - financial dispute with Barca remains. But De Jong wants Champions League football which #mufc couldn't offer. Story: thetimes.co.uk/article/chels…
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Brighton fans shouting "Olé" with every pass they complete at Old Trafford. Utd can't get the ball off of them. Pretty embarrassing for Utd.
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Ronaldo on. Utd switch to 4-3-3. Eriksen now playing as the holding midfielder.
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2-0. Oh dear
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1-0 to Brighton. It had been coming.
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At Old Trafford for Erik ten Hag’s first competitive game in charge of Utd. Fernandes and Eriksen start. A debut for Martínez too. Ronaldo on the bench.
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Paul Hirst retweeted
🎙️ The Game Podcast #PremierLeague preview show! - Who bought the best striker for their club? - Why there will be fewer sackings - Recap of EFL opening weekend - Some big (and mad) predictions With @TomRoddy_ @HughWoozencroft and many more Listen: podfollow.com/the-game
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