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Miguel Delaney

Chief Football Writer


Miguel Delaney is The Independent’s award-winning Chief Football Writer. He has written for the publication since 2011 and focuses mainly on the Premier League and Champions League.

Solskjaer’s tactical surprise should offer United hope for the future

Sunday’s draw was Solskjaer’s most impressive piece of managerial impact since the Champions League victory over Paris Saint-Germain in March

Lallana salvages point for underwhelming Liverpool at United

Manchester United 1-1 Liverpool: At a time when absolutely everything has been going wrong for United, this was a game were most went right, but Liverpool took away a key point

Introducing our countdown of the 100 best players of the 21st century

The Century: This week at The Independent we are counting down the 100 best players of the new millennium – even if it is difficult to know exactly where to begin

Southgate adamant England should stick to guns after ‘aberration’

England succumbed to a 2-1 defeat to the Czechs on Friday but Southgate insists it should not provoke panic in the camp