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Five key thoughts from Cambridge United 0-0 Manchester United

Manchester United suffered the humiliation of being held to a goalless draw by League Two side Cambridge United on Friday night. The hosts, who sit in mid-table in the fourth tier of English football, earned a deserved replay after United failed to create enough chances throughout. Luckily for the Red Devils, the replay should not [...]

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TRANSFER RUMOURS: Will Pogba and Hummels sign?

Paul Pogba – 21 Years Old (source: The Guardian) Paul Pogba is the most talented young central midfielder on the planet. It’s pretty much a fact, in a game filled with opinions. Since leaving Manchester United, Pogba has competed for his place in a Juventus midfield that is filled to the brim with talent, but [...]

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Confirmed line-up: Cambridge vs United

De Gea, Jones, Rojo, Blind, Valencia, Carrick, Fellaini, Januzaj, Di Maria, Wilson, Falcao United subs vs Cambridge: Valdes, McNair, Rafael, Shaw, Fletcher, Herrera, van Persie

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LvG: I had to try Di Maria as a striker

Angel di Maria struggled when playing up front for United against QPR, but Louis van Gaal insists he had to try the player in this position, having not had an opportunity to do see how he performed here in the pre-season. He played in the 4-4-2 in the left midfield position, but in the 3-5-2 [...]

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RoM Reads

Scott writes for ESPN about how Van Gaal should approach the Cambridge game. The Guardian reports on Gary Neville’s decision over his managerial future. The Telegraph discusses Darren Fletcher’s future. Stretty News looks at Anderson’s decline. The Mirror takes the mick out of City’s Mancunian support.

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VIDEO: Van Persie plays football with his son in town

BT Sport have filmed ambassador Robin van Persie teaching his son Shaqueel some football tricks.

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LvG: We won’t underestimate Cambridge

Louis van Gaal has admitted he has some concerns over the mentality of his players as they approach today’s game against League Two side Cambridge. However, the fact he has stressed the importance of not underestimating the opposition will hopefully mean the players take heed. It’s always tough to play against weaker teams because in [...]

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Cambridge United Preview: 5 Keys to Victory

Cambridge United Preview: 5 Keys to Victory

You know how the old saying goes, you wait ages for a bus and then two come along at once. Nine FA Cup ties in succession had brought challenges from fellow Premier League opposition until a surprise third round draw with Yeovil this year.That may not have been the plain sailing we’d perhaps have hoped [...]

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Keane: I’m joining a massive club with great history

It has been confirmed today that Will Keane has joined Sheffield Wednesday on loan until the end of the season. He has already enjoyed two loan spells at Wigan and QPR. Following the sale of his twin brother Michael earlier this month, Will is keen to do all he can to impress. We don’t have [...]

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Ba: I don’t mind United fans singing about Gerrard’s slip

You couldn’t make it up. Liverpool were about to win their first league title in over two decades. Steven Gerrard, who had spent the beginning of every season claiming that this year would be their year, finally looked as though he was going to be right. After beating Manchester City, Gerrard ceased him moment to [...]

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RoM reads

Scott discusses for ESPN whether it would be worth selling De Gea to replace him with Bale. Scott writes for The Metro about Luke Shaw proving his worth. Gary Neville talks about Michael Carrick for The Guardian. The Express shows that Juan Mata is the best free kick taker in the Premier League.

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United offer £61m for Pogba?

United offer £61m for Pogba?

Turin-based newspaper, La Stampa, has today reported that Manchester United have offered Juventus £61m for Paul Pogba, the player that left our club less than three years ago. This week his agent, Mino Raiola, claimed that the midfielder would leave Italy sooner rather than later and Pogba then claimed that he “loved” United. Whilst it [...]

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PICTURES: Seamus Coleman is a red

PICTURES: Seamus Coleman is a red

Seamus Coleman, who has been linked with a move to Manchester United, is a red. This picture of him wearing a United shirt in his younger days emerged in the press this week.

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STATS: Shirt sales in Manchester – red or blue?

STATS: Shirt sales in Manchester – red or blue?

Sports Direct have published a feature showing the various regions where Premier League shirts are sold. They’ve concentrated on eight clubs, including United and City, and have had made some fairly surprising discoveries, and some not so surprising. Manchester United have had larger attendances than City every single season since the war, regardless of which [...]

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Hope and Expectation

Hope and Expectation

  They say it’s the hope that kills you. For Manchester United fans, then, these past eighteen months have felt like death by a thousand cuts. Think back to all those years of glory under Sir Alex Ferguson. Okay, the first few were a little rocky but, once we finally got that first illusive title [...]

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