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LvG: You could only hear the United fans against Chelsea

As is usually the case, Manchester United travelling fans were on great form this afternoon during our 1-1 draw with Chelsea. The 2,800 away fans outsung Chelsea all afternoon at Stamford Bridge, which Louis van Gaal commented on after the game, when reflecting on the disappointing late goal from Diego Costa. It’s sad for the [...]

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Lingard: Our fans are always great and the lads really appreciate it

Reflecting on Manchester United’s 3-1 win over Derby on Friday night, Jesse Lingard is the latest player to sing the praises of our travelling fans. 5,472 reds were in the away end, our largest allocation of the season so far, and unsurprisingly they made themselves heard. It was really positive. We started on the front [...]

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LvG: Fans were right to boo

LvG: Fans were right to boo

During Manchester United’s 1-0 home defeat against Southampton, the fans repeatedly booed the team, particularly when the ball kept getting passed backwards. When Louis van Gaal walked to the tunnel he was booed loudly by the crowd, and as soon as he was out of sight, the players were applauded off the pitch. I have [...]

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LvG: I don’t understand why fans were chanting “attack, attack, attack”

The football from Manchester United over recent weeks has been incredibly frustrating to watch. Against Leicester, United had 69% possession and had 10 shots, against Watford it was 56% possession with 13 shots, against West Brom 68% possession and 13 shots, and against Crystal Palacfe 56% and five shots. However, against West Ham, United had [...]

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POLL: Are the fans right to boo?

Manchester United are on the same points as Manchester City, one behind Arsenal and three behind Leicester. Following the 0-0 draw with West Ham, the fans booed loudly. United had attacked and dominated during the game, having over 20 shots on goal, yet couldn’t find the back of the net. In all competitions, United have [...]

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Mata: I’d love to be in an away end and sing with United fans

Juan Mata has given an interview with United We Stand where he has echoed the sentiments of Ander Herrera a few weeks ago, claiming that he wishes he could be in an away end with Manchester United fans. “That would be great,” he said. “The away fans are unbelievable and that’s something that I tell [...]

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PICTURE: Fans united ahead of Arsenal game

PICTURE: Fans united ahead of Arsenal game

Ahead of Manchester United’s match against Arsenal, the fans were united in protest outside of the Emirates. The Football Supporters Federation launched the “£20′s plenty” campaign in January 2013 and this weekend fans at away groups up and down the country have arrived with banners to get the message across. The motivation behind this campaign [...]

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What are you chances of getting a Manchester United away ticket?

This season, Manchester United have revealed how many applications they have received for each home game and how many of those applications have been successful. If you’re in the loyalty pot you have an 85% chance of success, if you’re a season ticket holder you have a 20% chance, and if you’re an executive club [...]

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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.

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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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