THE BIG DEBATE. Between Manchester United’s power and Mancheter City’s technique. It’s a pretty racist framing of a debate, given United have Anthony Martial, Paul Pogba, Juan Mata, Nemanja Matic, Ashley Young and Marcus Rashford, who are all technically adept, and instead they focus on the fact that Romelu Lukaku is a big bloke.
Jose Mourinho might finally be learning the advantages of rotation. He confirmed that Ander Herrera didn’t start against Basle because he had Michael Carrick and Marouane Fellaini in reserve, and didn’t want to use a midfield three. It was unfortunate that Pogba ended up coming off early with a hamstring injury. EFF. Though of course, Herrera being left out does make his free transfer to Manchester City, along with Juan Mata, all the more inevitable.
Manchester United, Jose Mourinho says, are motivated after getting back into the ‘natural habitat’ of the Champions League. With only a handful of players left from Alex Ferguson’s last season, you have to wonder if there is a great deal to the Champions League which is natural to this crop of players. It’s definitely a time for Juan Mata, Paul Pogba and Nemanja Matic to show everyone what is required of them.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".