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VDS: City Only Played For Point

Edwin Van der Sar has been critical of Manchester City’s tactics in our 0-0 draw against them last night. Our local rivals have aspirations of being a top four club, however last night, showed they have all the ambition of a midtable team at best. Fancy playing so defensively at home on derby day! You [...]

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VIDEO: Van der Sar’s Best Bits At United

———— 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 Fifield. All [...]

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Van der Sar Mistake Serves Reminder Of Dark Days

Van der Sar Mistake Serves Reminder Of Dark Days

Do you remember the days whenever the opposition got in to our half, you felt nervous? I’m not talking about that long ago. The 2004-2005 season was probably when it was at its worse. Our midfield was easily bypassed, with Kieran Richardson, Alan Smith and Darren Fletcher not up to the job, but our defence [...]

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Van der Sar: It’s A Great Club To Be At

Edwin Van der Sar, who turns 40-years-old in October, has responded to questions about his retirement. “I have been hearing these questions for the last three or four years,” said Edwin. “Sometimes you surprise yourself also. It is a great club to be at. You play in the Premier League, the Champions League, you have [...]

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Van der Sar: Not Another Bloke In The World Like Sir Alex

After signing another year long contract extension which will see him playing Premiership football in his 40s, Edwin Van der Sar has hailed Sir Alex Ferguson and explained why he is staying on. ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts [...]

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VDS: United Want Me To Stay… So I’m Staying

Ben Foster and Tomasz Kuszczak look away now… Edwin Van der Sar has agreed to signed another year long contract extension which will see him stay at United until the end of next season, at least. Absolutely brilliant news! ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains [...]

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Thoughts And Prayers With Edwin

Reports emerged today revealing that Edwin Van der Sar’s wife, Annemarie, suffered a stroke last week and is now seriously ill. Edwin has been at her bed side in Holland as they await test results. ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by [...]

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Not A Wise Move, Tomasz

Tomasz Kuszczak has stupidly given an interview with MUTV criticising Edwin Van der Sar for not helping him enough and suggesting that the Dutch goalie doesn’t like him. 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 [...]

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Edwin Returns For Everton Victory

Manchester United Reserves’ beat Everton Reserves 1-0 thanks to a 56th minute goal from Federico Macheda. Edwin Van der Sar played for the full 90 minutes without showing any signs of discomfort, indicating he’ll be back for the Bolton game. Ben Foster sadly missed out on his big opportunity to impress and get himself in [...]

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RoM Season Preview: Defence

RoM Season Preview: Defence

No team boasted a better defensive record than Manchester United last season, with our lads conceding just 24 goals. We also had the highest number of clean sheets, with us managing not to concede in 24 of the 38 matches. For a team that prides themselves on their attacking football, it’s not too shabby. For [...]

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Vidic To Miss Start And Edwin Looking At 10 Weeks

Gary Neville was sent home from Asia, Wes Brown was taken off through injury against Boca Juniors and Nemanja Vidic hasn’t had any pre-season. Sir Alex Ferguson reveals that Wes and Gary are looking alright but we’re going to have to wait longer too see Vidic. He also reckons that Edwin Van der Sar could [...]

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Why Is An Arsenal Player Giving Us Transfer Tips?

Last summer I was hoping Sir Alex Ferguson was going to show interest in Andrei Arshavin. It never happened. It was fairly disappointing when Arsene Wenger snapped the talented Russian up during the January transfer window. I imagine most reds are a fan of his because aside from his great talent alone, he did put [...]

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Vote For Our Player Of The Season

The Daily Mail are looking at who has been each clubs’ player of the season so far, with Edwin Van der Sar, Nemanja Vidic and Ryan Giggs making their shortlist. Who do you reckon deserves it? ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written [...]

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VDS: Three Points More Important Than Any Record

I’ve always been surprised when Arsenal or Chelsea fans try to compare their 49 unbeaten run or brilliant home record to United winning the Treble. Not losing a game doesn’t mean as much as winning. You could go unbeaten for a season and pick up 38 points, but it is only through winning games that [...]

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VDS: I’ve Always Wanted A Save I’ll Be Remembered For… Now I Have It

Edwin Van der Sar has been centre of attention over the past few months, following his great record in goal. It’s hard to believe that before Wednesday night, the last time we conceded in the league was our 2-1 defeat at the Emirates, which feels like forever ago. He has today spoken about the impact [...]

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