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Please sack him – now

I genuinely wanted to support whoever replaced Sir Alex Ferguson until the bitter end. I’ve always enjoyed the siege mentality that our former manager instilled in us and was ready to back his replacement. When David de Gea replaced Edwin Van der Sar, the press ate him up for breakfast. That first game against City [...]

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Moyes: United look comfortable at this level…

David Moyes has often been criticised this season for having the wrong mentality to be the Manchester United manager. Maybe it was when, ahead of Newcastle’s trip to Old Trafford, he vowed we would make it as difficult for them as we possibly could, that did it. Or maybe it was, after getting thrashed by [...]

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Message from group behind the plane

Members of the Red Issue forum who were behind today’s fly over plane have released a statement to explain the reasons behind the banner: Today’s protest was never just about a few results in isolation, nor should today’s result leave supporters with any illusions. The supporters who backed the protest in several polls today have [...]

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Would Moyes get more time at another club?

Manchester United fans stuck with David Moyes for longer than they probably should for fear of “doing a Chelsea”. The west London club have regularly sacked their manager and this has been widely criticised. I wrote at length about this at the beginning of the month, pointing to the fact Chelsea have hardly struggled for [...]

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Moyes on ‘Wrong One’ plane

Following the news that a plane will fly over Old Trafford on Saturday with a ‘Moyes out’ banner, David Moyes has claimed that the fans are entitled to do it. “I have heard of it and what they are saying about it, but this is something which is a long journey here, this is only [...]

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PICTURE: ‘Moyes Out’ plane

PICTURE: ‘Moyes Out’ plane

Contrary to reports on The Daily Mail and TalkSport, RoM has nothing to do with the plane that is supposedly set to fly over Old Trafford tomorrow with a ‘Moyes Out’ banner. Pictures of the plane with ‘Wrong One – Moyes Out’ have now appeared on ITV News. Personally, I think it’s a pretty naff [...]

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Plans for plane with ‘Moyes out’ message to fly over Old Trafford

A group of United fans have raised £840 in a day to fund a plane to fly over Old Trafford with a message reading ‘Wrong One – Moyes Out’. The message is a response to the Stretford End Flags banner which reads ‘The Chosen One’. Following United’s 3-0 defeat against City yesterday, stewards were sent [...]

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PICTURE: The Wrong One

PICTURE: The Wrong One
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Moyes: Phenomenal fans deserve better

Despite awful football and a horrible result against Liverpool, Manchester United fans were in full voice on Sunday afternoon. David Moyes has claimed he’s told the players it’s time they started paying us back for our fantastic support, starting tomorrow night against Olympiacos. “The support inside Old Trafford has been phenomenal,” said Moyes. “The players [...]

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Moyes singles out Rafael for praise

Rumours over the past few months have suggested that David Moyes is keen to sell Rafael da Silva, having already got rid of his brother Fabio. However, following today’s performance, Moyes took time to praise the Brazilian for his contribution. “I’ve got to mention Rafa,” he said. “He picked out a great cross for Wayne’s [...]

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Moyes: RvP comments taken out of context

Following the Olympiakos defeat, Robin van Persie was accused of criticising his team mates because of comments in made in a post-match interview. Van Persie claimed that some of his team-mates were “often playing in my zones” although his people quickly talked to the press about their surprise that his comments had been interpreted as [...]

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Moyes’ Letter To Season Ticket Holders

While I knew that this job would be a challenge when I took it on, the difficult season we have experienced was not something that I envisaged, which I am sure is the case as well for you supporters – and my players, staff and I am desperate to compensate for that. Everywhere we turn [...]

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Would sacking Moyes make us another Chelsea?

Manchester United fans rightly don’t want the reputation of being an unsupportive club that sacks the manager at the drop of a hat. One of the arguments that is regularly put forward for keeping hold of David Moyes is that “we don’t want to become like Chelsea”. Whilst I’d argue that Chelsea’s policy of sacking [...]

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Where it all started to go wrong for Moyes

When Manchester United appointed David Moyes as Sir Alex Ferguson’s successor, most supporters were fairly surprised, given that the former Everton manager hadn’t won a single trophy and had never managed a side in the Champions League. Whilst finding a manager with a CV that matched Ferguson’s was impossible, the difference in quality between the [...]

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POLL: How long does Moyes have left?

online poll by Opinion Stage

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