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United fans must take ID to collect away tickets… or won’t be allowed to apply again

United fans must take ID to collect away tickets… or won’t be allowed to apply again

The demand for away tickets for Manchester United fans far exceeds the supply which is proving to be a bigger problem every year. To apply for away tickets, not only do you have to have a season ticket, but you have to pay for every home cup game too. Depending on how far United reach [...]

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PICTURE: United most watched team in Great Britain

PICTURE: United most watched team in Great Britain

Sky Sports have showed that Manchester United are, unsurprisingly, the most popular club to be watched in Great Britain. They came top in the highest number of regions (48). Arsenal were the second most popular with 33. They were followed by Liverpool (21), Chelsea (8), Newcastle (2), Leicester City (2), Swansea (1) and West Brom [...]

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United’s incredible away support

Manchester United averaged 9,000 unsuccessful applications for every away game last season, when we finished 4th in the league and didn’t win anything. That means that over the course of a season United sold out every allocation at every away match, and had over 360,000 apply for tickets and miss out. To even apply for [...]

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PICTURE: United banner compares our great managers to Liverpool’s

PICTURE: United banner compares our great managers to Liverpool’s

Manchester United fans took a banner to Anfield today lauding the knighthoods of Sir Matt Busby and Sir Alex Ferguson over Liverpool, in comparison to Bill Shankley and Bob Paisley who were never knighted. ———— The RoM 2015-16 Season Preview is available for just £5. It includes an EXCLUSIVE interview with Nicky Butt, a Q&A [...]

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VIDEO: United mock Liverpool fans with “nearly won the league” chant

VIDEO: United mock Liverpool fans with “nearly won the league” chant

Liverpool came to Old Trafford last season and sang “and now you’re gonna believe us, we’re gonna win the league.” With three games left to play they were five points clear at the top of the table. Then Steven Gerrard miscontrolled a simple pass, slipped over and Demba Ba scored. In their next game, they [...]

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FA Cup flag night against Arsenal

FA Cup flag night against Arsenal

A week today Manchester United take on Arsenal in the FA Cup quarter-final and Stretford End flags are encouraging fans to recreate something like the picture above. For fans attending the game, bring your bar scarf and make a simple 2 metre (W) by 1 metre (H) flag or banner. These can be homemade using [...]

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FA couldn’t care less about the fans

The FA have confirmed that the FA Cup 5th round between United/Cambridge and Preston/Sheffield United will be played on Monday February 16th. Of course, you don’t want to count your chickens, particularly after the dire football we played in the 0-0 at Cambridge, but you would presume that it’ll be United playing in that game. [...]

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STATS: Shirt sales in Manchester – red or blue?

STATS: Shirt sales in Manchester – red or blue?

Sports Direct have published a feature showing the various regions where Premier League shirts are sold. They’ve concentrated on eight clubs, including United and City, and have had made some fairly surprising discoveries, and some not so surprising. Manchester United have had larger attendances than City every single season since the war, regardless of which [...]

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Hope and Expectation

Hope and Expectation

  They say it’s the hope that kills you. For Manchester United fans, then, these past eighteen months have felt like death by a thousand cuts. Think back to all those years of glory under Sir Alex Ferguson. Okay, the first few were a little rocky but, once we finally got that first illusive title [...]

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LvG: United fans better than Barca, Bayern Munich and Ajax’s

Louis van Gaal has sung the praises of Manchester United fans following our support during the opening few months of the season. I have never had the experience that when you lose or draw at home that the fans are still applauding for you, showing their belief in you. Never. In Barcelona, the white handkerchiefs [...]

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LvG: I want to thank amazing United fans

Louis van Gaal has sung the praises of Manchester United fans, particularly after the difficult start to the season, with him pointing to the support as the thing that has stood out to him the most since joining the club. The thing that has pleased me most is the fans, they are amazing. We started [...]

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United fans the loudest in the league

United didn’t away from home until November 22nd but Carlsberg have revealed that we have the loudest away fans in the league. 1. Man United; 2. Newcastle; 3. Liverpool; 4. Crystal Palace; 5. Chelsea; 6. Man City; 7. Arsenal; 8. West Ham; 9. Southampton; 10. Stoke; 11. Cardiff*; 12. Norwich; 13. Swansea; 14. Sunderland; 15. [...]

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Singing section?

Yesterday, Manchester United season ticket holders were sent the following e-mail from Ticket and Membership services at the club. Further to previous communications, I would like to update you about the Singing Section following on from the two trials & consultation process, and to inform you that a decision has now been made to implement [...]

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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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Mata: United fans are our 12th man

Ahead of the derby tonight, Juan Mata says the players are hoping they can pay back the fans for their amazing support, despite disappointing results. “They are our 12th player and are so important to us,” Mata said in tonight’s programme. “They deserve a reward from our side. What we experienced in the Liverpool game [...]

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