Tag Archives: Premier League

5 Things We Learned: Crystal Palace 1-2 Manchester United

By David Gee (@DavidGee26) 3 defeats on the bounce meant the game at Selhurst Park carried more importance than it might have with Manchester United still in a fight to return to the Champions League next season. The Old Trafford outfit were quick to impose their possession on the home side in the first half […]

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5 Things We Learned: Manchester United 0-1 West Bromwich Albion

By Jason Freeman 1) No Carrick = No party Since Carrick left the field with an injury at home against Manchester City, things have gone downhill pretty fast. We have since conceded 6 goals and not scored ourselves. Our win percentage with him is over 70% while our win rate without is around 30% after […]

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5 Things We Learned: Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United

By David Gee (@DavidGee26) Manchester United arrived at Stamford Bridge in great form and hopeful of continuing their winning run. Chelsea have been far from convincing in recent weeks but, typical of themselves and their manager, they executed a game-plan and found a way to win. The Reds enjoyed unprecedented levels of possession but ultimately […]

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5 Things We Learned: Manchester United 4-2 Manchester City

By David Gee (@DavidGee26) There was a sense of expectancy at Old Trafford on Sunday that hadn’t been present for some time. United went into the match against their bitter City rivals in great form, with the blues’ fortunes in stark contrast. After an impressive start in which Sergio Aguero put City in front, many […]

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5 Things We Learned: Manchester United 3-1 Aston Villa

By Matthew Jones 1) Ander Herrera Just what Louis van Gaal’s plan has been with the Spanish midfielder this season has been puzzling. He started the season brightly, scoring goals against Queens Park Rangers and Leicester City, before a collection of injuries robbed him of minutes on the pitch. A rib injury ruled him out […]

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5 Things We Learned: Liverpool 1-2 Manchester United

By Alan Brennan 1) Magic Mata Having been left out of the side for much of the new year, Juan Mata has responded in the best possible fashion with his showings over the past couple of games. Mata had been previously criticised for his tendency to go missing and not effecting games enough, however I […]

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5 Things We Learned: Manchester United 3-0 Tottenham Hotspur

By David Gee (@DavidGee26) Apprehension was rife before kick-off with the Reds in no great form and an ominous test against a decent Spurs side awaiting in a crucial game in the fight for Champions League qualification. After a nervy opening, Manchester United played arguably their best half of football since Sir Alex Ferguson retired. […]

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4 Things We Learned: Manchester United 2-0 Sunderland

By Ashley Turner 1) Tempo or tactics It was yet another laboured performance in terms of the style of play on show. Jonny Evans twice passed the ball back to David De Gea within the opening 28 minutes, prompting boos from the home fans. At one point, however, the crowd were encouraged and pleased at […]

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5 Things We Learned: Manchester United 3-1 Burnley

By Ashley Turner 1) Return of the injury curse? Phil Jones was forced off through injury with less than five minutes on the clock, Daley Blind attempted to return from a cut on his eye, but was unable to carry on, and even Robin van Persie was seen limping in the first half too. With […]

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5 Things We Learned: Manchester United 3-0 Liverpool

By David Gee (@DavidGee26) Few results give the United Faithful greater pleasure than a victory over Liverpool and on Sunday the Red half of Manchester enjoyed a welcome win against the Reds from Merseyside. As is becoming worryingly customary United began the game on the back foot through careless errors, but after Sterling was put […]

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