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PICTURES: O’Shea and Evans In Italy

PICTURES: O’Shea and Evans In Italy

God only knows which players Sir Alex Ferguson will pick at the back for today’s massive game against Inter Milan. As it stands, Fabio da Silva, Rio Ferdinand and Patrice Evra are our only confirmed fit defenders for this evening, with Gary Neville, Wes Brown and Rafael da Silva all ruled out through injury, Nemanja [...]

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At Last! Rooney Return Date Revealed

Last season, Manchester United lost five games in the Premiership. Rooney wasn’t available for four of them and in the fifth he scored the equalising goal, before being subbed up through injury, after which we conceded and lost. It is Rooney’s drive and competitiveness which makes United more likely to win when he’s on the [...]

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How Much Will We Miss Wayne Rooney?

After scoring our winning goal against Wigan last night with less than a minute played, Wayne Rooney was forced off through injury. A damaged hamstring will see him out for 3-4 weeks. Whilst we have Carlos Tevez to fill in, there is no substitute for Rooney’s passion and dedication. He will certainly miss our league [...]

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Finally! Some News On Wes!

After playing more games for United than any other player in our Double season last year, Wes Brown has barely had a game in 08-09. Battling to keep his first team place ahead of Gary Neville and Rafael Da Silva, Wes hardly got a game. His last appearance for us was our 1-1 draw away [...]

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PICTURES: Ronaldo Back In Training After Sunderland Injury

PICTURES: Ronaldo Back In Training After Sunderland Injury

Cristiano Ronaldo subsituted himself in Saturday’s victory over Sunderland after colliding with the opposition in the penalty area. Clutching his side, Ronaldo made his way down the tunnel with over 20 minutes to play, Ryan Giggs filling his place. Ahead of our match with Aalborg on Wednesday (which two lucky RoM winners will be going [...]

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Hargreaves Set For Second Surgery In The States

Hargreaves Set For Second Surgery In The States

Owen Hargreaves travelled to Colorado last month for surgery on his right knees, in a bid to cure his tendonitis. Richard Steadman was his surgeon, who has previously worked on the likes of Alan Shearer, Allesandro Del Piero and Michael Owen, and is widely regarded to be the best in the World at what he [...]

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Breathe A Sigh Of Relief… Carrick In Squad For Tomorrow

Manchester United are struggling to remain on top for 90 minutes at the moment, which was addressed on RoM after our 1-1 draw with Everton. The general consensus was the reason behind our dropped points was we’re missing the creativity and stability that the likes of Paul Scholes, Michael Carrick and Owen Hargreaves can provide [...]

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Injuries: Carrick and Hargreaves To Create Midfield Problem

During the pre-season I started to wonder how on earth we were going to pick our strongest XI. With all players available, it was looking as though one of Wayne Rooney, Dimitar Berbatov and Carlos Tevez would have to be dropped, whilst just two players from the group of Owen Hargreaves, Paul Scholes, Michael Carrick, [...]

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Scholes: Worse Than First Thought

Sir Alex Ferguson thought that Paul Scholes would be out for a few weeks following his injury against Aalborg yesterday, subbed off 15 minutes in to the game. Other reports suggested it could be as much as two months. Sadly, it’s even longer…

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Initial Reports: Scholes Out For Two Months

Paul Scholes was stretchered off with 15 minutes played in United’s Champions League group stage match against Aalborg. Although not looking in great deal of pain, carrying an embarrassed look as he sat upright when carried off the pitch, our fans of course feared the worst. With Owen Hargreaves and Michael Carrick both carrying injuries, [...]

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Fergie Speaks: Southgate Appologised For Middlesbrough Captain’s ‘Terrible’ Tackle

Fergie Speaks: Southgate Appologised For Middlesbrough Captain’s ‘Terrible’ Tackle

Manchester United knocked Middlesbrough out of the League Cup this evening with a team showing just the right combination of youth and experience. Rodrigo Possebon, a young player United fans already rate extremely highly, played in his useful composed and effective manner. However, the lad is now in hospital following a disgraceful ‘challenge’ from the [...]

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PICTURES: Middlesbrough Thug Pogatetz Strikes Again… This Time It’s Possebon

PICTURES: Middlesbrough Thug Pogatetz Strikes Again… This Time It’s Possebon

Whilst playing for Spartak Moscow, Emanuel Pogatetz was banned for 6 months following a leg breaking tackle. The player known as “Mad Dog”, for reasons which have become all too clear this evening, saw his ban reduced to just 2 months on appeal. In United’s match against Middlesbrough in the Carling Cup this evening, Pogatetz, [...]

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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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League Clubs Bigger Than England

The football fan that has confused me more than any other is the England fan who will sing Wayne Rooney’s name when they’re at Wembley, yet will come to Old Trafford the following week and chant “you fat bastard!” whenever he’s on the ball. How does the England fan do it? Passionately support a team [...]

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RONALDO UPDATE: Back By End Of September

This time last year, Cristiano Ronaldo was out of the United team because of the red card he picked up against Portsmouth. He missed matches against City, Spurs and Sunderland, in which United picked up six points. By the end of September, Ronaldo had played in five league games, scoring just one goal. Much has [...]

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