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Singing Section Update

Fans United is a supporters consortium consisting of Manchester United fans groups, fanzines and supporters. We have been in talks with Manchester United officials about introducing a singing section to improve the atmosphere at Old Trafford. The club have offered us the current away section at Old Trafford to use as a singing section next [...]

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PREDICTIONS: What Do Journos And Fans Think Of Tonight?

Oliver Holt – Chief Sports Writer at The Mirror City will go for it but United have experience and quality to match them. Ability of United’s defence to cope with City attack will be key. 1-1. Lee Clayton – Head of Sport at The Daily Mail Rooney to score. I’m loving his calmness and his [...]

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1 In 6 Reds Get City Ticket

The ballot results for the derby were out yesterday. There were 16,000 applications for the 2,600 tickets available to United fans, meaning just one in six applications were successful. There were a surprising number of Loyalty Pot and Executive members who missed out too. Last season, a total of 164,000 applications were made for the [...]

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Singing Section – What Do You Think?

Prior to the Fulham game on Monday, representatives from the various groups behind the Old Trafford Singing Section met with senior Manchester United Officials Michael Bollingbroke, Phil Townsend and Karl Evans to discuss the Singing Section proposal. As Manchester United had already decided to relocate away supporters to North Stand Tier 3, a decision made [...]

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Ryan On “Giggsy 12 Gerrard 0″ Chant

Like everyone else at the club, Ryan Giggs is eager for us to move on from the fuss Liverpool has created following Luis Suarez’s racial abuse of Patrice Evra. Giggs has no problem with friendly banter and cited the chant our fans were singing during Saturday’s victory over Liverpool. “The rivalry will always be there, [...]

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Buy The Red Issue Which The GMP Took Away

Buy The Red Issue Which The GMP Took Away

Given I only get to the ground about ten minutes before kick-off, I missed the opportunity to buy the latest edition of Red Issue which went on sale today. Why? Because the GMP, without receiving a single complaint, deemed the picture on the back page “potentially offensive” so went about confiscating it and threatening the [...]

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PICTURE: Ferguson’s Letter To Fans Ahead Of Anfield

PICTURE: Ferguson’s Letter To Fans Ahead Of Anfield

—– Thanks to Andrew Kilduff

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Why Does This Travel Company Have Our Tickets?

Why Does This Travel Company Have Our Tickets?

Why does this company have access to Manchester United away tickets? I’m not going to publish the name because I have no intention of advertising them but it is scandalous that any one who fancies it can buy up to as many eight tickets at a time for our away matches. Fans pay a fortune [...]

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United To Get Proper Allocation At Anfield

United To Get Proper Allocation At Anfield

After receiving reduced allocation at Anfield for the league game, reports today suggest that United will get a proper allocation of around 6,000 for our FA Cup game against Liverpool at the end of this month. “We have taken into account the improvement of the Manchester United supporters at the most recent Premier League fixture [...]

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Berbatov – If you love him, let him go

When the rumour that Berbatov’s departure from Old Trafford was imminent took flight, we witnessed perhaps the biggest love-in that the striker has had since he joined the club. It was so great that you wondered whether Berbatov had hauled us to the title single-handedly, and felt a bit sorry for James Collins. When Berbatov [...]

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Liverpool Reduce United’s Away Allocation

Liverpool FC have jumped on the bandwagon and plan to reduce the away allocation for United’s trip to Anfield next season due to our fans standing. Last season, 2,948 tickets were given to United fans, but now they plan to give us just 1,965. Manchester City, Sunderland and Bolton are amongst the clubs to have [...]

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Forever Young – 1993

1993. The year the youngest of United’s squad breathed their first. Paul Pogba, Sam Johnstone and Ravel Morrison are all younger than Dumb and Dumber (the film, not the Arsenal centre-half pairing). If that doesn’t make you feel old, stop reading this and go tidy your room – I’m not telling you again. I myself [...]

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Journo Answers United Fans’ Questions

Daniel Taylor from The Guardian will be answering your questions on anything to with the club, whether that be new signings, the season ahead, who should the club be looking at etc. If you want to ask a question, leave it in the comments section below.

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VIEW FROM THE STANDS: RoM Winner On Schalke Game

VIEW FROM THE STANDS: RoM Winner On Schalke Game

RoM gave away two tickets to the Champions League semi-final to Mike Parkinson from Ashton under Lyne. The experience of going to watch United is the same every time. You get yourself to Stretford, walk down the Warwick Road and enter Old Trafford to see the reds. The good weather made it a warm balmy [...]

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PICTURE: Mosaic For Tomorrow’s Game vs Schalke

PICTURE: Mosaic For Tomorrow’s Game vs Schalke

Stretford End Flags have organised the mosaic above for tomorrow’s game against Schalke, showing our three European Cups on a red, black and white scarf.

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