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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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Schmeichel: Rio Is The Best… But Vidic Deserves Credit

Edwin Van der Sar has been on the receiving end of plenty of praise this season after beating the English and British records for length of time without conceding a goal. That record will again be put to the test tonight in our match against Fulham, but former United keeper, Peter Schmeichel, believes the praise [...]

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Well Done Edwin

Van der Sar, Superstar ———— To mark the anniversary of United winning the Treble with a team that had academy products at the core, Made in Manchester is available for just £3 for today only. Some of the best football writers take a player each, from Sir Bobby Charlton to Ryan Giggs, George Best to [...]

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Van der Sar, Superstar, Won More Medals Than Petr

I like Edwin Van der Sar. So do Rio Ferdinand and Ryan Giggs. ———— To mark the anniversary of United winning the Treble with a team that had academy products at the core, Made in Manchester is available for just £3 for today only. Some of the best football writers take a player each, from [...]

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Fergie: I Am Proud And Edwin Is Thrilled

Currently holding the record for the most goals scored in a Premiership season, United now have a defensive record to their name. Last night, United went for their 11th league game without conceding, beating West Brom 5-0, making it 1031 minutes since the opposition last scored against us. Sir Alex Ferguson has today claimed he is very [...]

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Van der Sar Breaks Chelsea Record

Edwin Van der Sar has broken Petr Cech’s Premiership record for length of time without conceding a goal, surpassing the 1025 minutes set by Cech in the 04-05 season. Earlier, most reds were more concerned about the 3 points. To pick up the 3 points, 5 goals and a new record, is pretty good going! [...]

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Where Rooney, Vidic and Van der Sar Were Placed In Ballon d’Or

Cristiano Ronaldo is in the spotlight today but he wasn’t the only United player given a mention in this year’s Ballon d’Or. Wayne Rooney, Nemanja Vidic and Edwin Van der Sar were all shortlisted and voted for in this years European Player of the Year. 30 players were shortlisted, yet the likes of Karim Benzema, [...]

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Famous Last Words… United Can Deal With Delap Throw

Before the season started, Stoke were favourites to go down. So far, they’re doing fairly well, with only goal difference keeping them out of the top ten, as well as being above The Richest Club in the World (TM) in the table. Their not-so-secret weapon appears to be the incredible throw-in of Rory Delay, which [...]

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Ronaldo, Rooney, Vidic and Van der Sar In Running For Ballon d’Or

Manchester United have four players listed in the top 30 players in Europe, ahead of the Ballon d’Or announcement at the beginning of December. Four of the eleven players from the Premiership belong to Manchester United, which is unsurprising, considering our success in England and Europe last season. If a Manchester United player does win [...]

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Van der Sar: Berbatov Gives Us Something New

Edwin Van der Sar has faced criticism this season, labelled as a keeper in his decline. People are far too quick to forget that just five months ago he made the save that won United the European Cup. He knew which way Nicolas Anelka was going to kick the ball, yet pointed in the other [...]

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Van der Sar Will Be Back For Bolton

Edwin Van der Sar was substituted with half an hour played against Chelsea today, following a tough challenge with Florent Malouda. Whilst Andy Gray was hoping for a penalty, it was clear our keeper got something on the ball. He tried to stay on the pitch, but it was only minutes later that he made [...]

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We Won The European Cup, Remember? – Player Reaction

We Won The European Cup, Remember? – Player Reaction

With the departure of Carlos Queiroz as well as the constant talk linking Ronaldo away from United, the fact United have just enjoyed the second most successful season in the club’s entire history has been overshadowed. It’s important that we strive against this though, making sure our great season is remembered. I have no doubt [...]

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The Right Attitude? CL Over Premiership?

Manchester United are the only team in English football history to pull off the Treble, securing the league title, the European Cup and the FA Cup all in one season. This was United at their peak. Since then, there has been talk of whether United could win it again. The current bunch of players is [...]

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Van der Sar To Fill Coton Role?

It was announced on Thursday that our goalkeeping coach, Tony Coton, retired due to a recurring knee problem. The former City hero has established himself as one of the best coaches in the business and at 46 has been forced to end his ten year stint with the club. An operation earlier this month failed [...]

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