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TOP FIVE Moments of Glorious Nostalgia for Manchester United Fans of a Certain age

TOP FIVE Moments of Glorious Nostalgia for Manchester United Fans of a Certain age

Normally here at TOP FIVE Towers we take our responsibilities very seriously. We pick a theme and stick to it, occasionally tweaking it to serve our purposes, but generally being committed to the core principle of the listicle. Not this month. This month it’s different. United are rubbish and are drowning in a sea of [...]

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Becks: I’d have crawled back to United… and Ronaldo should do the same

Cristiano Ronaldo is regularly linked with a move back to Manchester United and David Beckham has advised him to make a return to United. Ronaldo followed in Beckham’s footsteps, wearing the number seven shirt at United before moving to the Bernabeu, and Beckham reckons he would have crawled back to United had he been given [...]

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PICTURE: Brooklyn Beckham’s United journey

PICTURE: Brooklyn Beckham’s United journey

David Beckham’s son, Brooklyn, made his first appearance at Old Trafford in 2000 after Manchester United won the Premier League when he was just over a year old. He was there again the following May when United won the league again. In March 2014 he was at West Ham to watch United win, with Wayne [...]

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VIDEO: Scholes goal, Becks assist, Owen’s and Yorke’s goals

Paul Scholes put the GB and Ireland team 1-0 up against the Rest of the World in David Beckham’s charity match for UNICEF at Old Trafford. Michael Owen put them 2-0 ahead before Dwight Yorke pulled one back, then Owen scored his second of the game to make it 3-1.

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PICTURES: Beckham’s charity match – Scholes, Solskjaer, Fergie and more

PICTURES: Beckham’s charity match – Scholes, Solskjaer, Fergie and more

GB and Ireland: James, Carragher, Terry, Campbell, P Neville, Beckham (c), Butt, Fletcher, Giggs, Scholes, Crouch. Subs: Seaman, Ashley Cole, Sinclair, McAllister, Smith, Owen. Rest of the World: Van Der Sar, Cafu, Couto, Silvestre, Figo (c), Seedorf, Pires, Park, Ronaldinho, Kluivert, Solskjaer. Subs: Van der Gouw, Hierro, Donovan, Yorke. Text SEVEN to 70111 to donate [...]

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PICTURE: Beckham signing his first contract with United

PICTURE: Beckham signing his first contract with United

“I was in one of the corporate boxes with the manager,” Beckham said. “We’d had a nice dinner and then we went in to his office and I remember having a blazer on with gold buttons and I’d been given a Man United tie. It was actually my birthday, so we’d had a cake. There’s [...]

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Beckham: My Miami club will be run like Manchester United

David Beckham has spoken of his plans for his new football club which will be based in Miami. He previously hinted that his team might be called Miami United or Miami Reds, and now he has claimed he wants the club to be run like Manchester United. We want the club to be run professionally [...]

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Becks: Playing against Arsenal used to be a highlight of the season for United

Ahead of Manchester United’s game against Arsenal on Sunday, David Beckham has reflected on his playing days, when the games against Arsenal were one of the highlights of the season. It’s a big game. These games are always the ones you look forward to as a player. When you get the schedule at the start [...]

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Becks: I hope we can beat Arsenal on Sunday

Ahead of Manchester United’s game against Arsenal on Sunday, David Beckham has spoken of the “togetherness” in this current squad and hopes that we can get a result at the Emirates. I think it’s exciting at the moment because there are a lot of young players who have come into the team. You’ve got Wayne [...]

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Becks: Being in Manchester is always special for me

David Beckham will returned to Old Trafford to take part in a UNICEF charity match in November. Beckham will captain a Great Britain and Ireland line-up that will play against a Rest of the World side led by Zinedine Zidane, with Sir Alex and Carlo Ancelotti managing the teams. Beckham has spoken about the game [...]

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Becks: Fergie gave me chance to play for club I’d always supported

David Beckham will returned to Old Trafford to take part in a UNICEF charity match in November. Beckham will captain a Great Britain and Ireland line-up that will play against a Rest of the World side led by Zinedine Zidane, with Sir Alex and Carlo Ancelotti managing the teams. Beckham has spoken in praise of [...]

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Heroes

Heroes

People love a hero. Throughout history, we have put various figures on pedestals. We have erected statues of warriors of old, gathered in our thousands to watch great musicians perform their art, created fantastical worlds of men and women who possess wondrous superpowers. As for football, the innumerable heroes it continually unearths is one of [...]

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PICTURE: Beckham poses in new United shirt

PICTURE: Beckham poses in new United shirt

David Beckham has posed with his new Manchester United shirt on Instagram. Nice little gift with love from Manchester … New adidas kits for me and the kids… @manchesterunited!”

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TOP FIVE: Manchester United Bromances

TOP FIVE: Manchester United Bromances

It was truly beautiful. Once Juan Mata had set Ander Herrera up for United’s third goal on Saturday, he celebrated with the Stretford End, meaning he was separated from the group of players surrounding his friend. Ander, spotting Juan across a crowded box, broke away from the pack and jogged over to his mate, before [...]

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David Beckham will always be “one of us”

David Beckham will always be “one of us”

The rise of David Beckham through the Manchester United youth system was, in some ways, a curiosity. He was not one of the fiercely humble local lads that have come to symbolise the famous Class of 92 of which he was a member. He was a Londoner, a little bit flash even then with his [...]

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