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Red Matters

Red Matters

After several months of planning and editing, we are today proud to launch “Red Matters”. This book compiles the writing of Giles Oakley who has been supporting Manchester United since the Munich Air Disaster. Having attended United games since 1960 onwards, Giles delves in to the history of club, discussing stories and events you have [...]

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About ManUtd App – all Manchester United stats at your fingertips

About ManUtd App – all Manchester United stats at your fingertips

About ManUtd is an excellent iPhone and iPad App for United fans. Launched this season by the people behind the respected Manchester United stats website, it’s already giving fans facts and stats to back them up in all Man Utd discussions around the world.

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Could RvP be the next winner of the Ballon d’Or?

Could RvP be the next winner of the Ballon d’Or?

So soon after the prestigious Ballon d’Or award was given to Lionel Messi for his record-breaking 2012, people are still talking about the omission of some of the Premier League’s biggest names from the shortlist. One of the most notable absentees was Robin van Persie, who has led the line well since moving from Arsenal [...]

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Red Christmas

Red Christmas

If you’re struggling for ideas for United fans this Christmas… Deepest Red – £6.17/£20 A unique collection of writing about the myth, madness, and glory that is Manchester United. Bringing together writers, bloggers and journalists to provide fresh insight into the club’s history, this anthology pinpoints the defining moments that have created a global legend. [...]

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Deepest Red

Deepest Red

Deepest Red is a unique collection of writing about the myth, madness, and glory that is Manchester United. Bringing together writers, bloggers and journalists to provide fresh insight into the club’s history, this anthology pinpoints the defining moments that have created a global legend. From Sir Matt to Sir Alex, from standing on the Stretford [...]

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Win A RoM Mug

Win A RoM Mug

Manchester Mugs have started stocking an RoM mug. They’re available to buy for £5.99 but we have a few to give away. Simply e-mail your full name and address to: republik_of_mancunia_competition[at]hotmail.co.uk Or buy one here. Christmas is coming…

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Who Wants To Liveblog For RoM?

This season our aim is to have a liveblog running for every single game. Whilst I will be running some of these, attending games and other commitments mean I can’t do all of them. Ideally I want to have a team of people who can take it turns to give the commentary for the games. [...]

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Can United stand up to the pressure against Liverpool?

Age-old rivals Liverpool and Manchester United go head-to-head on Super Sunday at Anfield, with both sides having much to prove. The hosts are looking to assert themselves under new boss Brendan Rodgers, whilst the visitors are eager to win back their Premier League title. With revelations over the Hillsborough disaster and a renewal of the [...]

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RoM Fantasy Football League

We have joined up with a brand new Fantasy Football league, ProSportex. When you register, make sure you enter “republik” in the “access key” section. Then once you’ve picked you’re team, join the RoM league. The best thing about this FF game is that when you want to change your team, you have to put [...]

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Different year, same outcome: United will hold nerve in title tilt

After back-to-back defeats against Blackburn and Newcastle to end 2011 and open 2012, there were many who doubted that Manchester United would be able to successfully defend their Premier League crown. At that time, though only three points separated United and City at the top, many United supporters would’ve been content with a three-point lead [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Villa Fan On Young, McLeish and Smalling

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Villa Fan On Young, McLeish and Smalling

Following this morning’s chat about Arsenal’s season, we’re now taking a look at Aston Villa’s, with Damian Dugdale from The Villa Blog. With Villa replacing Gerard Houllier with Alex McLeish, who has relegated hated rivals Birmingham twice, there’s maybe not an awful lot to be happy about if you’re a Villa fan at the moment. [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Arsenal Fan On Bottling It, Fabregas and Finishing Fourth

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Arsenal Fan On Bottling It, Fabregas and Finishing Fourth

It’s that time of year again. The new season is upon us. RoM has asked several top club bloggers to answer questions about the season ahead. We kick off with Arseblog, arguably the best club blog on the internet, to talk about Arsenal’s incredible ability to bottle it year on year, whether Arsene Wenger is [...]

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RoM FF

RoM FF

This season, RoM have joined up with the Metro’s Fantasy Football league. League Name: Republik of Mancunia League Pin: 4356 If we can get 100 people to join up, the winner of our league will win £100, so spread the word. We will also be competing with other blogs and there will be an overall [...]

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Journo Answers United Fans’ Questions

Daniel Taylor from The Guardian will be answering your questions on anything to with the club, whether that be new signings, the season ahead, who should the club be looking at etc. If you want to ask a question, leave it in the comments section below.

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Knock Them Off Their Perch

RoM has been nominated for the best club specific blog in the Caught Offside awards. We are currently trailing to Empire of the Kop, famous in these parts for immediately offering their full backing to Spirit of Shankly in light of the Munich singing videos which appeared. Despite the highest ranking members of SoS admitting [...]

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