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STATS: How do our wingers compare?

STATS: How do our wingers compare?

As the Moyes regime begins to take shape, it is a time for United fans to reminisce and remember the good times. Now, we all know the title race isn’t over and a new manager needs time to settle, but the retirement of Fergie himself was the final stage of the clubs transition; one that [...]

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United’s wingers under scrutiny

David Moyes will be weighing up the merits of the players in his newly inherited Manchester United squad, with some changes in personnel expected this summer. The Scot will surely want to bring in a player or two of his own, and there may well be some exits from Old Trafford over the course of [...]

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RoM Season Review: The midfield

RoM Season Review: The midfield

Michael Carrick It has only taken seven years for Carrick to get his own song and the praise he deserves. The players aren’t stupid though and voted him their Player of the Year. Think about this: United have never finished outside the top two with Carrick in central midfield. Paul Scholes In the summer of [...]

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Do you care that Young is out for the season?

Do you care that Young is out for the season?

Ashley Young made a great start to his Manchester United career, much to the surprise of many fans, myself included, who hadn’t been able to understand why we had spent so much on only a half decent player who was in the last year of their contract. Still, he came out with all the right [...]

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STATS: How Do Our Wingers Compare?

STATS: How Do Our Wingers Compare?

This season has been a disappointing one for our wingers with Nani, Antonio Valencia and Ashley Young all struggling for fitness and good form. Last season Valencia was voted player of the season by his team mates and the fans, whilst Nani was voted player of the season by his team mates the year before, [...]

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VIDEO: Rooney and Young Goals vs San Marino

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Rodgers Would Have You Believe Suarez Is The Victim Again

Rodgers Would Have You Believe Suarez Is The Victim Again

Following Gareth Bale’s latest booking for diving against Inter Milan this week, Brendan Rodgers has taken the opportunity to defend Luis Suarez, who has been on the receiving end of criticism for his numerous dives this season. “I know if that had been Luis, I would have been sat there answering questions for about half [...]

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Fergie: Nani And Young Were Disappointed

Fergie: Nani And Young Were Disappointed

Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed that there were plenty of disappointed players on Wednesday night when they learned they would not be playing against Real Madrid at the Bernabeu. Ashley Young and Nani were particularly upset as neither of them made the bench, with Ryan Giggs the preferred substitute winger. “There were a lot of [...]

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Young To Replace Evra As Dressing Room DJ?

Young To Replace Evra As Dressing Room DJ?

In a webchat with Ashley Young and Danny Welbeck on the official site, they both confirmed that Patrice Evra was past his best when it came to choosing the music to listen to in the dressing room ahead of kick-off. DW: I think I can speak for both of us here. We’ve had discussions recently [...]

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Welbz: I Went Wild When We Won In ’99

Welbz: I Went Wild When We Won In ’99

Danny Welbeck and Ashley Young took part in a webchat on the official site where they were asked questions by the fans. Ashley Young said that if he could have played a part in any game from our history it would be the Nou Camp in 1999. “I’d say the Champions League final from 1999,” [...]

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Young: Valencia Has It All

Young: Valencia Has It All

Ashley Young has sung the praises of our latest number 7, Antonio Valencia, after he won the Fans’ and Players’ Player of the Season in 2011-2012. Young thinks that Valencia, who doesn’t have an agent, has it all and deserves all the praise that comes his way. “Last season he had everything,” he told Inside [...]

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Too Little Too Late From The FA On Racism?

Following penalty misses from Ashley Young and Ashley Cole in England’s defeat to Italy at Euro 2012, Twitter was littered with England fans racially abusing them. All the tweets have been deleted and some users have blocked their accounts but the police are investigating complaints made. The FA have today released a statement condemning the [...]

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Never Mind, Ashley

Never Mind, Ashley

England are out of Euro 2012 after losing on penalties to Italy in the quarter-finals. After Steven Gerrard and Wayne Rooney scored their penalties, Ashley Young smashed his penalty against the crossbar before Ashley Cole took a tame penalty which was an easy save for Buffon. Young lifted his penalty, with Buffon getting nowhere near [...]

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PICTURE: What have our players been up to?

PICTURE: What have our players been up to?

What have our players been doing since the season ended? Ryan Giggs was in Shanghai to help launch the partnership with Chevrolet David de Gea arrived in Switzerland with the Spain squad ahead of Euro 2012. Rafael da Silva trains ahead of his start for Brazil in their friendly against Argentina. Patrice Evra has a [...]

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Welbz: Great To Start With Ashley For England

Welbz: Great To Start With Ashley For England

Danny Welbeck got his first England goal in their 1-0 win over Belgium in a friendly. Ashley Young got the assist for the goal which saw Welbeck finish with a lovely dink over the keeper. “To get my first England goal in that way, obviously I’m really delighted and it’s a massive honour,” said Welbeck. [...]

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