Tag Archives: Javier Hernandez

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

By Matthew Jones 1. No 1 at Christmas It’s a familiar sight. Manchester United, top of the tree at Christmas. It’s been far from pretty so far this season; we’ve had some ups and downs. We’ve been unlucky with injuries and we’ve certainly ridden our luck at times, but traditionally we’ve grinded out results and […]

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5 Things We Learned: Manchester United 3-1 Queens Park Rangers

By Richard Evans 1.Welbeck not wide With Antonio Valencia and Nani both missing the game through injury, Sir Alex opted to deploy Danny Welbeck on the wing, clearly hoping his pace and directness would open up QPR. However as has been the case on a number of previous occasions, Welbeck was largely anonymous, and every […]

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Match Report: Manchester United 3-1 Queens Park Rangers

By Lee Savery An emotional goal for Darren Fletcher featured for Manchester United as they had to come from behind to beat bottom of the table Queens Park Rangers. In another performance that saw the home side struggle to really get going, it was that old familiar feeling for United fans who had to see […]

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5 Things We Learned: Norwich City 1-0 Manchester United

By Chris Mortlock 1. We miss Rooney when he’s not in the side Robin van Persie has been singled out by many as Manchester United’s most important player this season and with 8 league goals in 12 league games, not many would argue with that. He has scored vital goals already this term – and we’re […]

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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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5 Things We Learned: Aston Villa 2-3 Manchester United

By Thomas Doyle 1. The comeback kings strike again It is becoming something of a theme for Manchester United to make it difficult for themselves this season, and despite being top of the league with notable wins over Chelsea, Liverpool and Arsenal, there is only so long you can continue to give opponents a head-start […]

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Match Report: Aston Villa 2 – 3 Manchester United

By Lee Savery Javier Hernandez was the catalyst in another classic turnaround as Manchester United came from 2-0 down to win at Villa Park. With United dwindling in another poor display but just as they did against Braga and quite a few opponents this season, they were able to dig out a victory. Andreas Weimann, […]

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Match Report: SC Braga 1 – 3 Manchester United

By Lee Savery Three goals in the last ten minutes saw Manchester United come from behind to beat Braga and secure their place into the knock out stages. The victory never looked like coming in what was such a lifeless display. After a little help from a failed generator that saw the lights go out […]

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