Tag Archives: Gabriel Obertan

Gabriel Obertan Watch: How The Former Manchester United Player Is Faring

By St1pe from nufc-forum.com The signing of Obertan came as quite a surprise to most Newcastle fans because it arrived at a time when we were faced with the prospect of losing some of our then bigger stars such as Enrique and Barton. Also unlike most of our dealings towards the end of the summer, […]

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Five things we learnt in Seattle

By Nathan Thomas. Seattle Sounders 0 Manchester United 7 Owen (15), Diouf (49), Rooney (51, 69, 72,) Park (71), Obertan (88) Centurylink Field, Seattle, 20/7/2011, 7pm KO (US Time) 1. The number one spot is still very much up for grabs. Despite twenty year old Spanish stopper David De Gea taking the number one shirt […]

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US Tour 2011: Seattle Sounders 0 Manchester United 7

By Nathan Thomas. Seattle Sounders 0 Manchester United 7 Owen (15), Diouf (49), Rooney (51, 69, 72,) Park (71), Obertan (88) Centurylink Field, Seattle, 20/7/2011, 7pm KO (US Time) United continued where they had left off against the New England Revolution and brought their ruthless streak with them to Seattle cruising to 7-0 win over […]

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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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Is his time Ober?

By Tom Bell. Manchester United announced the surprise relatively small fee signing of winger Gabriel Obertan on the 8th of July 2009, Just two days after French sports newspaper  l’equipe reported an agreement had been made between Laurent Blanc’s Bordeaux and United. Obertan arrived in Manchester with a hat full of promise and clutching a […]

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Summer Dreams?

By Tom Pattison It might seem odd to be looking ahead to the summer as we approach what pundits fondly call the ‘business end’ of the season but there are a number of reasons to do so. Primarily, it is gloomy and wet outside and the annual seeds of hope for a warm, joyous summer […]

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Answer To The Left Wing Dilemma?

When Antonio Valencia suffered the horrific injury against Glasgow Rangers the immediate thought was to his wellbeing and wishing him a speedy recovery. Later, questions were starting to be asked on how the team would line up in his absence. The positive view is Nani will be allowed to ply his trade on the favoured […]

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Zoran Tosic – United’s Serbian Enigma

By G@mb!t Zoran Tosic has been a big mystery to many Manchester United fans, signed in January 2009 from Partizan Belgrade, initial reports claimed he’s be United legend Ryan Giggs’s heir apparent, this mainly due to some similarities between the two. Tosic was known to have an excellent left foot, great at crossing and really […]

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Which Youngsters at Manchester United Excites You?

Manchester United’s young players are increasingly becoming the focus of attention. Which United’s youngsters excite you? Can they emulate Paul Scholes, David Beckham or Ryan Giggs? I’ve not included Johnny Evans and Rafael as they have regularly featured in first team/squad. Tom Cleverley Cleverley (age 20) is a midfielder that can play in a central […]

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Fire Sale at Manchester United?

The papers this morning have suggested there will be a summer fire sale at Old Trafford due to the mounting debt; a staggering 10-15 players will leave Manchester United in the summer. I don’t believe this for one moment! 10-15, not a chance… Perhaps three or a maximum four but not 10. The papers are […]

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Review: Everton v Manchester United

Everton fully deserved their 3-1 victory – no argument whatsoever. The whole Manchester United team looked tired, especially in the second half. The pace of the game definitely slowed compared to the first half. In previous seasons United have occasionally suffered a Champions League hangover and was probably why we lacked energy in the important […]

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