Michael Carrick played his first game in months last night in the U-21′s 2-1 victory over West Ham. After the match, he sung the praises of James Wilson, who scored the first goal. “He is just a goal machine,” he told MUTV. “He’s like that in training and scores all the time. It’s a great [...]
Marouane Fellaini came off the bench to equalise for Manchester United in the 2-2 draw against West Brom on Monday. Having been on the receiving end of plenty of criticism following his disappointing performances after signing a year ago, it was fantastic to see him come off the bench after returning from injury to score [...]
David de Gea has denied rumours that he is set to join Real Madrid after several rumours linking him with a move back to Spain. “Just rumours,” he said. “I’m happy here. Starting problems are quite normal under a new coach with a completely new concept. That’s a process and Van Gaal always says that [...]
Former Barcelona goalkeeper, Victor Valdes, has been at Carrington today as an agreement has been made for him to train at United whilst he recovers from knee ligament damage. The 32-year-old is out of contract with Barcelona and was set to join Monaco, although the proposed deal fell through because of his injury. He hasn’t [...]
Sir Alex Ferguson has updated his autobiography to include details of David Moyes’ eight months in charge as his replacement. Ferguson reveals that when the newspapers broke the story that Moyes was going to be sacked following the 2-0 defeat against Everton, he received a text from Moyes asking whether there was any truth to [...]
De Gea, Rafael, Jones, Rojo, Shaw, Blind, Herrera, Januzaj, Mata, Di Maria, van Persie. Bench: Lindegaard, Smalling, Carrick, Fellaini, Fletcher, Young, Falcao West Brom: Myhill, Wisdom, Lescott, Dawson, Pocognoli, Gardner, Brunt, Morrison, Dorrans, Sessegnon, Berahino. Bench: Daniels, Gamboa, McAuley, Mulumbu, Blanco, Ideye, Anichebe.
Louis van Gaal has spoken of his happiness at United’s young players representing England at U-21 level. Whilst other managers have objected to their players being used, the Dutchman thinks the likes of Luke Shaw, Phil Jones and Will Keane can benefit from the experience. Shaw played two games for the U-21s this week whilst [...]
Adnan Januzaj’s agent, Dirk de Vriese, has revealed that the player is keen to stay at Manchester United, despite a lack of playing time so far this season. “We want to stay,” he said. “Adnan wants to gain experience in England as a number 10. He doesn’t fear the competition. Just like anyone else he [...]