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Herrera: I grew up watching Cantona

Ander Herrera, who has described his move to Manchester United as a dream come true, has reflected on his heroes when he was growing up. Eric Cantona, Ryan Giggs, David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo are amongst the United legends that he has looked up to. “You always see the best players in the world and [...]

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Mata: I know Herrera well and he will be great

Ander Herrera was voted Man of the Match for his performance in United’s 7-0 win over LA Galaxy last night. Juan Mata, who played with Herrera for Spain at youth level, has sung the praises of his new United team mate. “He did great,” Juan told ManUtd.com. “I know him very well from our days [...]

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LvG explains United’s new tactics

Louis van Gaal tried out a 3-5-2 formation last night in Manchester United’s 7-0 win over LA Galaxy. Given the amount of quality attacking players United have, the manager wants to make the best use of them, and believes that the 3-5-2 is the best way to do this. Having worked hard on the formation [...]

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Herrera: Playing in the red shirt was a dream come true

Following United’s 7-0 win over LA Galaxy in the opening game of the pre-season, Ander Herrera, who was voted man of the match, has spoken about his debut. “It was a dream for me to play in the red shirt – I will keep this shirt with me always,” he told the official site. “I [...]

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LvG: Beautiful goals and beautiful attacks

Louis van Gaal has sung the praises of his new team who managed an impressive 7-0 win over LA Galaxy last night. The Dutch manager has been working the players hard in training and is delighted to see all that effort pay off. “It is fantastic how they have performed today,” van Gaal said. “When [...]

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VIDEO: LA Galaxy 0-7 Manchester United

———— 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 and Dominic Fifield. All [...]

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VIDEO: Herrera’s best bits vs LA Galaxy

Ander Herrera vs La Galaxy Individual… by musicnetworkoffical New signing Ander Herrera was voted Man of the Match in Manchester United’s opening game of the pre-season tour. United beat LA Galaxy 7-0 and, despite not getting on the scoresheet, Herrera was deemed the best performer of the night. ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought [...]

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Silvestre: City buy trophies but don’t have United’s courage

Former Manchester United defender, Mikael Silvestre, claims United are a club apart from City, despite their recent success. They just buy trophies,’ Silvestre told Press Association Sport. ‘United are all about growing players. City buy multiple stars and shut the door to the youth system. United have more courage. They are a club with a [...]

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PICTURES: LvG with Beckham and Giggs

PICTURES: LvG with Beckham and Giggs

———— 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 and Dominic Fifield. All [...]

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PICTURE: United’s new away kit

PICTURE: United’s new away kit

———— 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 and Dominic Fifield. All [...]

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QUOTES: Patrice Evra on Manchester United

On Ferguson, 2007 When it comes to Alex Ferguson I just want to thank the Lord. Whatever may happen in the future, I have been trained by Alex Ferguson. When we leave the pitch he’s like everybody’s dad. But when it’s game time, wow. The club owes him a lot. When he eventually leaves it [...]

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Evra: United will always be in my heart

After a weeks of speculation, Patrice Evra’s move to Juventus has finally been confirmed. Evra has bid United a fond farewell. After a great deal of thought I have decided the time is right for me to leave Manchester United. It is the biggest decision of my career as this club is, and will always [...]

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VIDEO: Ed Woodward’s interview

———— 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 and Dominic Fifield. All [...]

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VIDEO: Van Gaal vs Moyes’ press conferences

———— 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 and Dominic Fifield. All [...]

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Mata enjoying being part of new era at United

Juan Mata is taking part in his first full pre-season for years and is looking forward to being part of the new Manchester United era under Louis van Gaal. “It will be a different pre-season for me because in the last six or seven years I’ve always had a tournament with the national team and [...]

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