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Scott wrote for ESPN about Roy Keane. Scott wrote for the Irish Independent about the claims Keane is bitter about United. The Guardian has 10 gems from Keane’s autobiography. The Telegraph reports that Van Gaal and Hodgson have cleared the air over Shaw. The Daily Mail discusses the secrets to De Gea’s success.

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Keane: I’m getting season tickets for my son and me at Old Trafford

Whilst plenty of the headlines in the papers show Roy Keane in a negative light, it’s important to provide a bit of balance. In his new autobiography, The Second Half, Keane talks about a conversation with his United supporting son. “I still have a soft spot for United, and thank God I do.” He asked [...]

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Keane: I was calm in the Highbury tunnel… but then I lost it

Ahead of United’s fantastic 4-2 win over Arsenal at Highbury, Roy Keane chased Patrick Vieira down the tunnel after he tried to intimidate Gary Neville. In Keane’s new autobiography, The Second Half, he has reflected on this moment. As I walked to the front I heard something going on at the top of the tunnel. [...]

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STATS: How have our new signings started the season?

STATS: How have our new signings started the season?

Some of Manchester United’s new signings have made a fantastic start to the season and have adjusted to life in the Premier League seamlessly. United are now 4th in the table and the 12 goals/assists that new signings Angel di Maria, Ander Herrera and Radamel Falcao have provided have been key in this. Di Maria [...]

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Falcao: I hope I’m at United for many years

Radamel Falcao scored his first Manchester United goal today to give us all three points in a 2-1 win over Everton. He managed to put United ahead a little over five minutes after Everton drew level. This was his first goal for the club after joining on loan on the final day of the transfer [...]

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De Gea: The fans singing my name was unbelievable

David de Gea ensured that Manchester United finished the day with three points and in fourth position after some fantastic saves to deny Everton. First he kept out a Leighton Baines penalty in injury time in the first half, which is a remarkable feat when you consider the left-back had previously scored all 14 of [...]

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VIDEO: Di Maria and Falcao’s goals vs Everton

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VIDEO: De Gea’s match winning saves

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CONFIRMED LINE-UP: United vs Everton

De Gea; Rafael, McNair, Rojo, Shaw; Blind; Valencia, Di Maria; Mata; Falcao, van Persie (c). Bench: Lindegaard, Thorpe, Blackett, Fletcher, Fellaini, Januzaj, Wilson. Everton: Howard, Hibbert, Jagielka (c), Stones, Baines, Barry, Besic, Pienaar, Mcgeady, Naismith, Lukaku. Bench: Joel, Gibson, Eto’o, Oviedo, Osman, Browning, Alcaraz.

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RoM raises £1605 for local charity

The Republik of Mancunia 2013-14 season review and World Cup 2014 preview raised an incredible £1605 for the Trafford Macmillan Wellbeing Centre. The country’s best journalists, Manchester United supporting writers and football experts from around the world all contributed free of charge to ensure as much money as possible could be raised. Both reviews are [...]

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Rio: We didn’t care about winning the League Cup

Rio Ferdinand has revealed that when Manchester United won the League Cup the players didn’t even celebrate it. Talking on the Clare Balding Show, Ferdinand revealed that this mentality is what kept them so successful. “We didn’t really celebrate a lot,” he said. “Sometimes we’d win a trophy, like we won the League Cup, and [...]

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Cleverley: Welbz and I were living the dream at United

Tom Cleverley, who is currently on loan at Aston Villa, has talked about his departure from Manchester United, along with former team mate Danny Welbeck. “Leaving United is definitely not the end,” he said. “We both came up through the academy and were living the dream at the team we grew up at. I wouldn’t [...]

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STATS: Glazers ensure lower spending than Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool, City and Tottenham

STATS: Glazers ensure lower spending than Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool, City and Tottenham

In first eight years of Glazer ownership, Manchester United spent 54.32% of their income on transfers and wages, lower than any rival.

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Rio: I remember RvP’s face when Fergie announced retirement

Speaking the Clare Balding show, Rio Ferdinand has talked about the day that the players found of Sir Alex Ferguson was retiring. “It was a shock,” said Rio. “We walked in that morning and it was all in the papers, but you never believe the papers. So we were just debating what was going on. [...]

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Pique: Keano found me with a mobile in the dressing room so I’m still scared of him

Gerard Pique recalls the time at Manchester United when Roy Keane, the captain at the time, went crazy after the Spaniard’s phone started ringing in the dressing room. “I remember we were in the changing room at Old Trafford and my phone started vibrating from inside my trouser pocket,” he said. “Keano could hear the [...]

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