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Young: When the goalie went up my heart was in my mouth!

Young: When the goalie went up my heart was in my mouth!

Four minutes of injury time were added to the end of Manchester United’s game against Swansea this afternoon. The referee played five minutes though, and in the final seconds before the whistle blew, Lukasz Fabianski sprinted up the field for a Swansea corner. He got his head on to the cross but thankfully his attempt [...]

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Young: Rooney didn’t mean that finish… but he says he did

Wayne Rooney scored a fantastic winner for Manchester United this afternoon in our 2-1 win over Swansea. After the game, Ashley Young joked that Rooney didn’t mean to finish as well as he did. We’ve looked at the replay and I’m not sure he meant it but he’ll definitely tell you he did! It was [...]

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Young: It was nice to get a standing ovation from our brilliant fans

Young: It was nice to get a standing ovation from our brilliant fans

Ashley Young had a great game for Manchester United in our 2-1 win over Swansea. Unfortunately, he was forced off with injury with 10 minutes left to play, but received a standing ovation from the fans, who sang his name as he walked to the tunnel. They’re brilliant and it was nice to get a [...]

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Young: Everyone’s smiling in the dressing room

Young: Everyone’s smiling in the dressing room

Ashley Young put in a strong defensive performance against Chelsea in Manchester United’s last game, putting in two fantastic last ditch tackles in the box. In our 2-1 win over Swansea, he put in a great attacking display, assisting United’s first goal. Everyone’s smiling and everyone’s happy. We said at the start of the game [...]

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Young: I’ll get a better reception from Watford than Villa!

Manchester United face Watford on Saturday, meaning Ashley Young will be returning to the club where he started his career. He has reflected on what it means to him returning to his former club. I’m really looking forward to going back. It’s the club where I started and learnt my trade and, hopefully, it’ll be [...]

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LvG: Young thinks about the team above himself

Ashley Young is one of the players who has thrived since the arrival of Louis van Gaal, going from arguably the most unpopular player at the club, to someone who is applauded by the Stretford End when he is warming up on the touchline. The manager has praised Young and hailed his importance to the [...]

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Wolfsburg Preview: Five Keys to Victory

Wolfsburg Preview: Five Keys to Victory

If United’s Champions League campaign hadn’t got off to a bad enough start with defeat in Eindhoven, then a horrific long-term injury to the blossoming Luke Shaw proved to be icing on a rather unsavoury cake. It was a less than ideal way for the club to reacquaint themselves with Europe’s premier competition, but the [...]

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POLL: Who do you want to replace Shaw against Southampton?

Louis van Gaal has named Daley Blind, Marcos Rojo and Ashley Young as potential replacements for Luke Shaw, who broke his leg against PSV. Who would you like to see play on Sunday against Southampton?

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LvG shortlists three players to replace Shaw

LvG shortlists three players to replace Shaw

Louis van Gaal has claimed it’s a huge blow to be without Luke Shaw for the next few months, following his leg break against PSV, but has suggested there are three players who can replace him. That is not any problem I think, but Shaw is the line-up player. I have already said that it [...]

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PSV Preview – Five Keys to Victory

PSV Preview – Five Keys to Victory

After 18 excruciating months, United make their long-awaited return to the Champions League proper tonight as they take on the Dutch champions, PSV. A 3-1 victory over North-West rivals, Liverpool on Saturday, once again might not have offered too much encouragement by way of performance, but nonetheless, a significant victory against our rivals offered the [...]

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Young: I knew what I had to do

Young: I knew what I had to do

Manchester United struggled to break Liverpool down in the first half of our 3-1 win yesterday. Liverpool stuck all their man behind the ball and we struggled to get in behind them. At half-time, Ashley Young replaced Memphis Depay, who’d struggled to make any impact on the game. Two minutes after coming on, Young ran [...]

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Young: De Gea will always be professional

Ashley Young has spoken of his disappointment following Sunday’s defeat against Swansea but insists that the team spirit is fantastic and that the players are up for winning silverware. After the last game, we’re a little bit disappointed with how things turned out, especially going in to the international break and you’ve got to wait [...]

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Young: Rooney is the most competitive in training

Young: Rooney is the most competitive in training

Ashley Young has answered several questions for the official site on what training is like for Manchester United players.  Which part of training do you enjoy the most? The small-sided games because there is a fun element to them and there’s also the competitive angle where you want to impress and get in the team. [...]

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RoM PLAYER RATINGS: United’s midfield

RoM PLAYER RATINGS: United’s midfield

Yesterday, the defenders were rated for their performances in the 2014-15 season, and now it’s the midfielders’ turn. After years of frustration at Sir Alex Ferguson’s refusal to buy new midfielders and improve this area on the park, we finally now have a half decent midfield. In fact, the midfield is now our strongest position. [...]

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Young: I love playing football again

Young: I love playing football again

Ashley Young has been one of United’s biggest success stories this season, going from arguably our worst performing player last season to one of the most consistent players this season. In an interview for the 2014/15 season review DVD, Young has spoken about how playing for Louis van Gaal has made him enjoy football again. [...]

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