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Sporting Lisbon Fan Discusses Marcos Rojo

By Gonçalo Rojo initially struggled and had a tough start to life at Sporting. We all could see he was technically excellent (considering he is a central defender) and his physical attributes were very good (fast and strong, which is a promising mix), however his positioning was poor, and as a team we were a […]

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Manchester United End Of Season Awards 2012-13

By Lee Savery. The traditional end of season awards took place on Wednesday evening to honour the individual performances of certain individuals in the Manchester United squad at every age level. Robin van Persie won the Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year award. The award, voted by the fans, is of no surprise as […]

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Only Knowing Sir Alex

By Mikey Jordan 1st July 2013. The day the keys of Old Trafford will be passed to a new general for the first time in over quarter of a century. Sir Alex Ferguson stunned reds everywhere this week when he revealed he would be retiring at the end of the season, questions had been asked for […]

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Title Number 20

By Mikey Jordan Title Number 20, surely now nothing more than a formality for the red side of Manchester, and instead of being just another day and just another fixture, the 22nd April could now become a part of the history of the Premier League’s most successful club. There is little doubt that at the start of […]

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The Great United > England Debate

By Danny Armstrong The recent chanting from sections of the England crowd against Rio Ferdinand and his brother Anton has done little to repair the already fractured dynamic between the most part of United’s support and those they call ‘the In-gur-land mob’. From hanging effigies of David Beckham from a noose to singing about burning […]

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Ronaldo’s Return: United face Real in Last 16

By Lee Savery Manchester United drew Real Madrid in the Last 16 draw of the UEFA Champions League. It is the stand out tie of the second round and is probably one most United fans would not have wanted but, to the football world, it is a mouth-watering prospect as the nine time winners will […]

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Has Fergie got the formula of ‘99 right again?

By Matthew Jones MOST of the talk so far this season has been about our pretty porous defence and how we can’t start games properly. But honestly, with our most potent strike force since the treble winning season of 1999 at Sir Alex Ferguson’s disposal, should we care? Manchester United are the kings of the […]

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Post Chelsea 606 Moanathon

By Matthew Bird. I’ll preface this by saying that in 1991 I passed my referees exam with the Cheshire FA, I was 15 and I reffed initially in the Timperley Junior League, then progressed to the Altrincham Saturday and Sunday leagues, occasionally I would run the line in the Mid Cheshire Saturday league. I quit […]

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Patience Required With New Look United

By Jason Freeman. Since the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo in 2009, we have favoured a 4-4-2/4-4-1-1 system with functionality the main priority whereas between 2006 and 2009 a variety of formations were used and fluidity took priority. With the signings of Kagawa and van Persie a return to a more fluid style of play seems […]

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Manchester United: Season Preview 2012-13

By Jason Freeman. Horrible ending to last season Before I preview the new season, I thought I’d get this out of the way. Losing the title in such devastating manner will hopefully make us more determined to win it this season. Before the last game of the season, many United fans had all but conceded […]

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