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Confirmed team: QPR vs United

De Gea, Smalling, Evans, Rio, Evra, Valencia, Jones, Carrick, Nani, Rooney and Welbeck. Subs: Lindegaard, Berbatov, Giggs, Park, Chicharito, Young and Fryers. ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts on the countries our players will be representing in Brazil. There [...]

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Fergie: Da Silvas Are Like Robbo

Sir Alex Ferguson has sung the praises of Manchester United’s Brazilian twins, Rafael and Fabio Da Silva, and hopes that the injuries which have seen them miss so much of the season so far will become more infrequent the older they get. “The two of them are terrific talents,” said Ferguson. “But they keep getting [...]

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Young: I Turned Down City For Biggest Club In The World

Young: I Turned Down City For Biggest Club In The World

When asked about interest from Manchester City this summer, Ashley Young has admitted they wanted to sign him, although he had no interest in joining them once Manchester United made a move for him. “That’s true, but as soon as I heard about Manchester United there was no other club for me,” said Young. “It’s [...]

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Fergie: No Point Crying (Or Buying) Over Injuries

Sir Alex Ferguson has claimed that Manchester United have enough experience of injuries to get through the season without needing to buy someone in the January transfer window. If one of our long term targets becomes available, the club would make a move, but will not panic buy. Most would argue that United needed to [...]

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Fergie: Pogba’s Agent Making Things Difficult

Fergie: Pogba’s Agent Making Things Difficult

Over the past few weeks, with Manchester United keen to extend Paul Pogba’s contract with the club, there have been rumours linking him with a move to Italian clubs. The papers suggested that the talented youngster would be able to leave on a free this summer although the manager has today confirmed we have the [...]

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Will United overtake City this weekend?

United travel to London to take on QPR this weekend, and are a top priced 1.5 with Betfred and Paddy Power to win at a ground where they haven’t lost for 22 years. They have won eight and lost none of the last 11 meetings with the Hoops in all competitions and come into the game on [...]

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Everything You Need To Know About Ajax

Established: 1900 Nickname: de Godenzonen (the sons of the Gods) Stadium: Amsterdam ArenA (capacity 52,342) 2010-2011 position: Champions Current position: 4th Top scorer: Miralem Sulejmani (10 goals in 14 games in the league this season) Top talent: Christian Eriksen Coaching team: Frank de Boer (manager) and Dennis Bergkamp (assistant manager) European success: European Cup (4), [...]

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Cleverley: I’ve been tearing my hair out

Tom Cleverley doesn’t have a date to return from injury yet and claims it is very frustrating having to watch the action from the sidelines. “The injury is not bad, I am just working hard with the physios and doing what they tell me at the minute,” Cleverley said. “I am in the gym just [...]

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Q&A With FA Cup Winning Goal Scorer Lee Martin

Q&A With FA Cup Winning Goal Scorer Lee Martin

Former Manchester United player, Lee Martin, has taken time out to answer a few questions for RoM on his time at the club and what he’s been up to since. STR: You joined United when you were a kid. How confident were you of making it for the first team then? LM: I was never [...]

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Feed the scousers, five Cantonas

Take a look at the range of designs on the shop or take a look at the ideas for Christmas. A greater range of designs are available on the US shop which unfortunately bumps up p&p to European destinations, although most t-shirts are available for around £16-17 including delivery. ———— The Republik of Mancunia has [...]

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Kiko Off In January

Federico Macheda’s agent Giovanni Bia has today claimed that the striker will be off on loan in January when the transfer window opens. After a disappointing time on loan with Sampdoria, Bia claims that the Italian striker won’t be returning to his homeland on loan again, but will probably accept one of the offers that [...]

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Fletcher Takes “Extended Break” From Football

Fletcher Takes “Extended Break” From Football

Manchester United have today confirmed that Darren Fletcher will take an extended break from football for health reasons. Fletcher has been suffering from ulcerative colitis for some time which has lead to long periods on the sidelines. The club’s medical staff have advised that he takes time out from playing to give him the best [...]

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Injuries – Comparing United With Arsenal, Chelsea, City, Liverpool and Spurs…

Injuries – Comparing United With Arsenal, Chelsea, City, Liverpool and Spurs…

Even before the terrible news that Vidic’s season is over, many of us were already questioning whether the football Gods were conspiring against United with an unusually high rate of injuries this season. Indeed, some have gone further, raising the concern that this is not an isolated phenomenon but the continuation of a trend that [...]

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Carrick: Happy With Our Position

Following Manchester City’s defeat at Stamford Bridge yesterday, United are now within two points of the top. Michael Carrick has claimed that he is happy with our current position and reckons we’ll be even better off come the new year. “City have set the standard and not dropped many points but there’s a cluster of [...]

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PICTURES: Players At United UNICEF Event

PICTURES: Players At United UNICEF Event

Pictures from Inna Ivanova ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts on the countries our players will be representing in Brazil. There is also exclusive content from this country’s top football journalists, such as Sid Lowe, Martin Lipton, Sam Wallace [...]

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