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Beckham: United Will Do Liverpool

When not ditching his “I take soccer in the US really seriously” routine for a life away from his wife in Milan, David Beckham enjoys prattling on about how much of a United fan he is. As I United fan, he thinks this, and as a United fan, he thinks that. It’s something special to [...]

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David Beckham: Theatre of Dreams

Oh dear. ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts on the countries our players will be representing in Brazil. There is also exclusive content from this country’s top football journalists, such as Sid Lowe, Martin Lipton, Sam Wallace and Dominic [...]

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Becks Wants Madrid Job… Do You Still Believe He’s One Of Us?

Earlier in the week I received a bit of flack in response to the article I wrote about David Beckham. Whilst at United, I loved the fella and couldn’t speak highly enough of him. However, the way he left us made me re-evaluate my feelings on him. Whilst I’ll always appreciate what he gave us, [...]

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‘Proper red’ Beckham Ignores Madrid’s Lack Of Morals In Ronaldo Support

David Beckham’s stomach should be turning with the realisation that he left his boyhood team, Manchester United, for the opportunity to play for those tossers in Madrid. Whilst the ‘will he? wont he?’ saga involving Cristiano Ronaldo is boring me to tears at the moment, I can’t help but feel a strong hatred towards Real [...]

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Why Ronaldo Won’t Ever Be The Next David Beckham

Every time the transfer window opens, United are linked to “the next *insert great player’s name here*“, with youngsters tipped to fill boots they probably never will come close to filling. Since David Beckham left United at the end of our Championship winning season in 2003, there have been several people hailed as “the next [...]

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United Contracts: Becks Truth and Taking the P**s out of Brown

David Beckham is a player I have mixed feelings on. As a lifelong Manchester United man and incredibly talented player, he brought so much to the club. He was with United in the most successful year in the club’s history, playing a vital role in our Treble winning season. He played with passion, commitment and [...]

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Fergie Changes His Mind On Beckham’s England Spot

Sir Alex Ferguson has long been blamed for David Beckham’s decision to leave Manchester United. The fact that Becks spent 18 months renegotiating his contract, unhappy with with the deal he was offered on image rights, to stay at the club he’d loved since he was a lad, is often forgotten. The writing was on [...]

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David Beckham, How COULD You?

David Beckham broke the hearts of many Mancs, male and female, when he left us back in 2003 for Real Madrid. As he paraded around the field with the Premiership trophy in tow there was a sadness about him which let us know he was on his way, even though it had been officially denied. [...]

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History Repeats For Number 7?

I remember vividly the overwhelming feeling of utter disappointment in June 1998 when the referee pulled out the red card, sending David Beckham off against Argentina just after the second half had begun. Disappointment for England, sure, but disappointment for Beckham, who was the hero of 15 year old me. Disappointment for knowing that our [...]

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There’s Only One David Beckham

David Beckham was first approached by Manchester United scouts when he was just eleven years old, and had always been a United fan. He put his name on the map after scoring this goal. Eleven years after his first game for United, six Premiership titles, two FA Cups and one European Cup to his name, [...]

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