Shawly It’s Only The Beginning

By Matthew Jones WHAT’S that old saying about buses. You wait all year for one and then…ahh you get where I’m going with this. What a week it was for Manchester United. Just as the transfer rumour merry-go-round was about to go into meltdown, the nightmarish summer fever that we succumbed to in 2013 was […]

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The Baby Face From Bilbao

By David Gee (@DavidGee26) One of the most exciting World Cups in recent memory may be in full flow, but already thoughts are turning back to domestic competition. For many associated with Manchester United, the festival of football in Brazil is merely providing the opportunity to scout potential targets and perform an early assessment of […]

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Giggs: The Greatest

By Matthew Jones It’s hard to justifiably sum up 23 years in one article. But in the most simplistic form: Ryan Giggs is Manchester United. Forget the record appearances, the trophies, the medals – Giggs ‘gets’ United. Early on, Giggs knew, when he first burst onto the scene, that in order to have a successful […]

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A New Dawn – Louis van Gaal

By David Gee (@DavidGee26) A season to forget has been ended with what will hopefully prove to be an appointment to remember. The short and ultimately ill-fated tenure of David Moyes has swiftly been brushed aside and the announcement of Louis van Gaal as the man to clean up the mess has finally come. And […]

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End Of An Era, But It’s Time To Move On

By Matthew Jones RIO Ferdinand has been a truly wonderful servant for Manchester United. It’s now time to press ahead with finding his replacement. They say there’s no room for sentimentalism in football. I totally disagree, but while we pen the epilogue to Ferdinand’s glorious 12 years as a Manchester United footballer, the need for […]

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2014 Summer Transfer Window

By Ashley Turner This summer’s transfer window is arguably the biggest in Manchester United’s recent history. With a host of stars set to leave, and a whole new team expected at Old Trafford, the wheeling’s and dealings of the next transfer market could make or break the fortunes of this great club for the next […]

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Match Report & Player Ratings: Manchester United 3-1 Hull City

By Ashley Turner Barclays Premier League Manchester United vs. Hull City Venue: Old Trafford Date: Tuesday, 6 May 2014 Kick-off: 19:45 BST Manchester United’s final home game of the season ended in victory as Hull City were the victors after a 3-1 win for the hosts. An emotional occasion at Old Trafford saw captain Nemanja […]

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#MoyesOut – but where now?

By Matthew Jones WELL, the #MoyesOut hash tags can now be changed to #MoyesGone ones. Mission accomplished United. Except, it isn’t really is it. If you’re happy about David Moyes’ sacking, you really shouldn’t be. The last 10 months has been the lowest period at Old Trafford in almost three decades and there are several […]

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Moving On From Moyes

By David Gee (@DavidGee26) It’s been a bit of a frantic week at Old Trafford to say the least. Following widespread speculation a day earlier, David Moyes was relieved of his post as manager of Manchester United on the morning of Tuesday 22nd April. Looking at United’s league position and results throughout the campaign, its […]

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Match Report & Player Ratings: Manchester United 4-0 Norwich City

By Ashley Turner Barclays Premier League Manchester United vs. Norwich City Venue: Old Trafford Date: Saturday, 26 April 2014 Kick-off: 17:30 BST Ryan Giggs’ first game as interim manager ended in victory as Norwich City lost 4-0 at Old Trafford for the third time in succession. A brace apiece from Wayne Rooney and substitute Juan […]

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5 Things We Learned: Everton 2–0 Manchester United

By David Gee. (@DavidGee26) Another all-to-frequent afternoon of disappointment that entailed an unwelcome microcosm of United’s season. Sustained periods of meaningless, un-penetrative possession were interrupted by incisive, high tempo counter-attacks from the home side who ran out fairly comfortable victors in the end. In reality, it was two poor errors from Phil Jones that cost […]

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Match Report & Player Ratings: Everton 2-0 Manchester United

By Ashley Turner Barclays Premier League Everton vs. Manchester United Venue: Goodison Park Date: 20/04/14 Kick-off: 16:10 BST Manchester United’s impressive recent away record was ended at the home of David Moyes’ former employers as Everton recorded a 2-0 victory at Goodison Park and a first double over the Reds since 1970. First half goals […]

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