Tag Archives: FA Cup

5 Things We Learned: Manchester United 1-2 Swansea City

By Piers Barber 1. Fletcher is a great example for the rest of the squad to follow Poor old Darren Fletcher. During the months he has sat out with injury in recent years, the Scottish midfielder must have dreamed of one day lining up alongside Old Trafford’s finest talent once again. Instead, he will have […]

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Match Report: Chelsea 1-0 Man United

By Lee Savery. Manchester United crashed out of the FA Cup as Demba Ba’s goal separated the two teams in a stale affair at Stamford Bridge. Both teams came into this game needing to ring the changes having played their last games on Saturday. United made eight changes from the side that beat Sunderland. Chelsea […]

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5 Things We Learned: Manchester United 2-2 Chelsea

By Matthew Jones 1. Robin reliant running on empty A few weeks ago, I praised him for his comments claiming he did not want to be rested ahead of the Norwich game, having received a knock in the 2-0 win over Queens Park Rangers, but Robin van Persie is looking fatigued. I commend him for […]

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Match Report: Manchester United 2-1 Reading

By Lee Savery Manchester United booked their place in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup with a deserved victory over Reading. Sir Alex Ferguson made eight changes from the side that drew with Real Madrid with the likes of Wayne Rooney and Patrice Evra sitting out. Despite the changes, the Red Devils dominated from start […]

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United draw Reading in FA Cup fifth round

By Nathan Youd Manchester United will face Reading in the fifth round of the FA Cup after being drawn against the Royals in this evenings draw. The two sides played out an entertaining game earlier in the season, which saw United emerge as 4-3 winners. In the previous round, United breezed past Fulham 4-1 whilst […]

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Match Report: Manchester United 1-0 West Ham United

By Lee Savery Wayne Rooney scored on his return from injury to put Manchester United into the fourth round of the FA Cup. The only goal of the game came after nine minutes when Anderson’s through pass expertly found Javier Hernandez who ran into the box before squaring the ball to Rooney who slid the […]

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5 Things We Learned: West Ham United 2-2 Manchester United

By Matthew Jones 1. Priceless van Persie For United fans, we can believe the cynics and critics and either be worried about the fact that the Dutchman is seemingly becoming a one man band for us, scoring all of our goals and constantly rescuing us in games, or we can just revel in the fact […]

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Fulham or Blackpool await winners of United’s Third Round Replay

By Nathan Youd A home tie awaits Manchester United in the fourth round of the FA Cup, should they negotiate their way past West Ham United in their third round replay after Saturday’s 2-2 draw at Upton Park. The winners will face off against Fulham or Blackpool, after Saturday’s meeting at Craven Cottage ended all […]

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Match Report: West Ham United 2-2 Manchester United

By Lee Savery Robin van Persie’s stoppage time equaliser forced a replay between the two United’s after a tight affair at Upton Park. Two identical goals had put West Ham in front. Both were crossed by Hammers débutante Joe Cole on the left for James Collins to head in, unmarked in the bottom right-hand corner […]

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5 Things We Learned: Liverpool 2 Manchester United 1

By Thomas Doyle. 1. Rafael stated his credentials for a run at right-back While he may have picked up his customary yellow card in the tie against Liverpool, Rafael performed admirably throughout, capping off a fine performance with a great assist for Park Ji Sung. The young Brazilian has (like his twin Fabio) struggled with […]

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5 Things We Learned: Manchester City 2-3 Manchester United

By Tony Mogan. Manchester United entered Sunday’s titanic third round FA Cup battle with their noisy neighbours on the back of a truly miserable week. A humiliating loss at home to rock bottom Blackburn Rovers followed by dismal 3-0 thrashing at the hands of Newcastle United, where the Reds looked as second best as humanly […]

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Manchester United 2010-11 Season Review Part 3 (February – May)

By Mark Young. Read Manchester United 2010-11 Season Review here February (PL) United 3 – 1 Aston Villa (PL) Wolves 2 – 1 United (PL) United 2 – 1 Manchester City (FA) United 1 – 0 Crawley (CL) Marseille 0 -0 United (PL) Wigan Athletic 0 – 4 United February was an interesting month for […]

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