Tag Archives: Mark Young

Match Preview: Manchester United vs. Stoke City

By Mark Young Introduction Manchester United’s international stars return from duty with their national sides for a home game against Stoke City on Saturday afternoon as they look to put pressure on the teams above them. Before the international hiatus United travelled to Newcastle in what looked like a tough looking away fixture as last [...]

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Match Preview: CFR Cluj vs. Manchester United

By Mark Young Matchday two of the UEFA Champions League 2012/13 kicks off on Tuesday night with the Red Devils taking centre stage off the back of a difficult weekend for Sir Alex Ferguson and company. Manchester United travel to Romania to face CFR Cluj who are based in Transylvania. But out of the two [...]

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Match Preview: Manchester United vs. Galatasaray

By Mark Young Manchester United go into their first match of this season’s Champions League looking for retribution after last season’s massive disappointment. Out by Christmas is not an option this season for Sir Alex Ferguson and co especially as the group is probably as easy if not easier than last season where United failed. [...]

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Match Report: Manchester United 4 Everton 4

By Mark Young Manchester United 4 (Rooney 40,70, Welbeck 56, Nani 60) Everton 4 (Jelavic 33, 82, Fellaini 66, Pienaar 84) Sir Alex Ferguson has said that both Manchester United and Manchester City will drop points in the final games in the run in and said points are starting to drop as Everton came away [...]

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Time to Praise the Champions Elect

By Mark Young It is finally time to stand up and salute the Champions elect. Controversial penalty decisions and Manchester City throwing a huge point gap away should no longer be acknowledged as Manchester United stand on the brink of a twentieth league title. There have been all sorts of mutterings and moaning since Sunday [...]

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Match Preview: Athletic Bilbao vs. Manchester United

By Mark Young Manchester United face the impossible as they travel to the Basque Country on Thursday evening to face an extremely talented Atheltic Bilbao team in the Europe League. Bilbao came away from Old Trafford last week with a 3-2 victory and certainly hold the upper hand as Man United’s poor European home form [...]

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Match Preview: Manchester United vs. Newcastle United

By Mark Young Introduction Manchester United will look to bounce back from the disappointing draw against Benfica on Tuesday with a win over an impressive Newcastle United side. Both teams currently have only one loss to their names both to the hands of Manchester City. Alan Pardew’s Magpies visited the Etihad stadium last week and [...]

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Match Preview: Manchester United vs. Manchester City

By Mark Young Introduction The noisy neighbours are getting louder and nothing would turn the volume up more at the Etihad Stadium than a win at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon. This fixture last season saw a turning point for Wayne Rooney, who had been playing well below par since his well publicised transfer request [...]

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Match Preview: Liverpool vs. Manchester United

By Mark Young Introduction It has been one hell of a wait for this encounter as by the time Liverpool and Manchester United kick off on Saturday lunchtime it will have almost been two weeks since both teams played. The international break has proved to be somewhat annoying. United face a tough test on Saturday [...]

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Manchester United vs. Norwich City: Match Preview

By Mark Young Introduction Manchester United welcome back Wayne Rooney and Javier Hernandez for this weekend’s game against newly promoted Norwich City. The striking options have not really been a problem for United this season but question marks remain over the defence. United conceded three times on Tuesday evening at home to FC Basel as [...]

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