Tag Archives: Mark Young

SL Benfica vs. Manchester United: Match Preview

By Mark Young Introduction It has almost been four months since Manchester United were taken apart, bit by bit by Barcelona in the Champions League final at Wembley. This week the race to Munich starts and United are aiming to go one step further this time around. The destination is Portugal and United kick off […]

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Who’s a Clever Boy Then?

By Mark Young. It would be an understatement to say that the last few months have been amazing for the Basingstoke born Tom Cleverley but the young midfielder has taken everything in his stride and the hard work is paying off. It all started at 12 years old for Cleverley after Manchester United signed him […]

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Manchester United vs. Arsenal: Premier League Match Preview

By Mark Young. Introduction The start of the 2011/12 Premier League season could not have started any differently for Manchester United and Arsenal. Two wins out of two for Sir Alex Ferguson’s youthful looking side where as Arsene Wenger has only picked up one point from a possible two games and are yet to score […]

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West Bromwich Albion vs. Manchester United: Premier League Preview

By Mark Young. Introduction After a week of bad news around the country, Premier League football is finally back. Manchester United travel to the Hawthorns on Sunday afternoon to take on Roy Hodgson’s men. West Brom were the only team to take any points off the champions at Old Trafford last season, drawing two all, […]

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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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Manchester United 2010-11 Season Review Part 2 (November – January)

By Mark Young. Read Manchester United 2010-11 Season Review here November (CL) Bursaspor 0-3 United (PL) United 2-1 Wolverhampton Wanderers (PL) Manchester City City 0-0 United (PL) Aston Villa 2-2 United (PL) United 2-0 Wigan Athletic (UCL) Glasgow Rangers 0-1 United (UCL) United 7-1 Blackburn Rovers (CC) West Ham United 4-0 United Man United were […]

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Player Ratings: Manchester United vs. Blackpool

By Mark Young. Manchester United 4-2 Blackpool The Premier League champions were too strong for Blackpool in the end after a spirited performance from the Seasiders. Ian Holloway’s men will play in the Championship next season after finishing a dramatic survival Sunday in the drop zone. Ji Sung Park gave United the lead in the […]

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Player Ratings: Blackburn Rovers vs. Manchester United

By Mark Young. Blackburn Rovers 1-1 Manchester United Manchester United finally wrapped up their record breaking 19th title with a hard fought draw against struggling Blackburn Rovers. Sir Alex Ferguson’s side have finally overtaken Liverpool’s haul of league titles after an equalising Wayne Rooney penalty sealed the single point the Red Devils needed. Brett Emerton […]

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Player Ratings: Manchester United vs. FC Schalke 04

By Mark Young. Manchester United 4 – 1 FC Schalke 04 The famous Man United are off to Wembley after a dominant performance from what was very close to a second string. Antonio Valencia put United ahead to settle some early nerves. A double from Anderson and a Darron Gibson strike settle the tie for […]

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Player Ratings: Arsenal vs. Manchester United

By Mark Young. Arsenal 1 – 0 Manchester United Aaron Ramsey scored the only goal against Manchester United on Sunday afternoon to blow the title race wide open. Arsene Wenger’s men had a point to prove with strong performances from Laurent Koscielny and Aaron Ramsey especially gave Arsenal the three points at the Emirates. United […]

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Player Ratings: FC Schalke 04 vs. Manchester United

By Mark Young. FC Schalke 04 0 – 2 Manchester United Two goals in three minutes from Ryan Giggs and Wayne Rooney have given Manchester United the advantage going into the second leg at Old Trafford next Wednesday. United have one foot in the Wembley final at the end of May but it could have […]

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Player Ratings: Manchester United vs. Everton

By Mark Young. Manchester United 1 – 0 Everton Javier Hernandez scored a vital 83rd minute header to blow the roof off Old Trafford and give Manchester United three points against Everton. United huffed and puffed but could not blow Everton’s door down until a deflected Valencia cross was converted by the Little Pea. United […]

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