Mourinho defends Paul Pogba from Paul Scholes criticism

Jose Mourinho has rejected stinging criticism from Paul Scholes on Paul Pogba, insisting the France midfielder produced another "top performance'' at Bournemouth. Pogba laid on Romelu Lukaku's goal as Manchester United prevailed 2-0 in Wednesday's Premier League clash, with Chris Smalling also on target. Former United midfielder Scholes insisted Pogba's below-par showing

Brighton dent Spurs’ top-four procession

Tottenham's top four ambitions, so certain after the victory over Chelsea two weeks ago, are suddenly less assured after Brighton earned a deserved draw. Pascal Gross' penalty, two minutes after Harry Kane had opened the scoring at the start of the second half, earned the hosts a valuable point and left