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Rio: It’ll be emotional going back to Old Trafford

When last season ended, Rio Ferdinand’s future was still up in the air. It was only after the final game of the season that Manchester United confirmed that they would not be renewing Ferdinand’s contract. Ahead of his Old Trafford return on Sunday, Ferdinand has admitted it will be emotional for him coming back. “[It'll [...]

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Van Gaal: No doubts on Welbeck sale – look at Falcao’s record!

Whilst the likes of Gary Neville and Mike Phelan have criticised United for selling Danny Welbeck, Louis van Gaal says he has no doubts that he made the right decision, with Rafamel Falcao coming in Welbeck’s place. “I don’t have any doubts because Falcao is, for me, one of the best strikers in the world,” [...]

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Januzaj: I love this club

Adnan Januzaj hasn’t had much playing time this season and was used in the centre of midfield against MK Dons. When asked what his favourite position is, he was very clear with his answer, but insists he is happy to play anywhere for Manchester United. “No.10 of course,” he told Squawka. “That’s my preferred position [...]

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Falcao: I’m very happy to be here

Whilst Radamel Falcao has only joined United on a loan deal, it seems clear that the striker is thinking about his long-term future at the club, and can’t wait to get started. “I feel well, I started to play two months ago with Monaco and I’ve improved in the last month a lot,” he said. [...]

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Scholes: We’ve signed proper players this summer

Paul Scholes, who has been fairly critical of United in the media recently, has sung the praises of new signings Angel di Maria and Radamel Falcao. “The calibre of player we have brought in is top quality, like Di Maria and Falcao,” Scholes told MUTV. “These are proper players. We just have to find a [...]

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Blackett: I’ve been initiated in to the first team now

Tyler Blackett has confirmed he performed the mandatory initiation in to the first team when on the plane on the way home from United’s victory over Liverpool in the International Champions Cup in American. “All the young players did one tour,” he said. “We had to get up, one by one and sing it over [...]

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Di Maria: Real Madrid told me not to play in World Cup final

Yesterday, Real Madrid president, Florentino Perez, gave an interview claiming that Angel Di Maria left for Manchester United for the money. “We made the best offer that we could to Di Maria and he didn’t accept it,” he said. “Hence, we brought in James, one of the best players at the World Cup and the [...]

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Have United sold their soul?

If you hadn’t heard already, United have dissolved the academy and now intend to break the transfer record with every new signing. Like Chelsea and Manchester City, we don’t play any of the players we have produced ourselves, we don’t nurture top division quality talent, and are just attempting to buy success. We have next [...]

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RoM Reads

Scott writes for The Metro about why we should remember Chicharito fondly. The Daily Mail talks about where all of our new signings are living. The Telegraph sings the praises of Di Maria. The Independent looks at Falcao’s career.

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Falcao: I’d been in talks with United for months

Radamel Falcao has revealed that he is very proud to be a Manchester United player and that he has been in talks with the club for months. “I am very proud to be at Manchester United,” he said. “We have been in talks with the club for some months and, in the end, we were [...]

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Ronaldo: I love Manchester United

Cristiano Ronaldo has given a heart felt interview he talks of his love of Manchester United. “I love Manchester,” he said. “Everyone knows that — I have said it many times. Manchester is in my heart. I left many good friends there, the supporters are amazing and I wish I can come back one day. [...]

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VIDEO: Di Maria’s goal and assists for Argentina vs world champions

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RoM Reads

Scott wrote for ESPN about the craziness of the transfer window. Scott wrote for The Metro about why United fans are entitled to be upset that Welbeck has left the club. The Daily Mail claims LvG has forced United players to hand in their phones the night before a game. The Guardian report on Van [...]

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Manchester United academy sales

1991-1992 Mark Robins – £800k (£1.5m) 1992-1993 Darren Ferguson – £250k (£450k) Lee Martin – £350k (£630k) 1993-1994 Colin McKee – £265k (£470k) 1994-1995 Keith Gillespie – £1m (1.7m) Richard Irving – £75k (£130k) Ashley Westwood – £40k (£70k) 1995-1996 Gary Walsh – £250k (£420k) 1997-1998 Ben Thornley – £175k (£280k) Grant Brebner – £300k [...]

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Falcao: Thank God I signed for United

Welcome to Manchester United, Radamel. How do you feel? Thank you very much. I am very happy to be part of this big club. I’ve waited for this moment during a lot of the year. Now I am a player of Manchester United. You must be very excited after a long day of travelling and [...]

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