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Valencia: I Am Angry

Antonio Valencia has been one of United’s best players this season, which is why it is so frustrating that he picked up a hamstring injury in his ten minute substitution appearance against Ajax. After suffering a nasty injury the season before last, which saw him miss most of the season, he admitted he was worried [...]

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Valencia Out For A Month

Antonio Valencia was rested last night in order to help bring Ashley Young and Nani back to fitness. He was brought on in the second half though and ran through the defence before giving the ball to Rooney, who set Chicharito up for our second. However, he only lasted ten minutes before being subbed off [...]

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Injury Update Ahead Of Chelsea

Wayne Rooney and Nani have trained for the last two days and will be in the squad for Chelsea. Ashley Young should also be included and there is the possibility that Tom Cleverley will be too. It is more likely that Tom will next play for the Reserves against Chelsea on Monday but he will [...]

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Rafael: I Am So Unlucky!

Rafael Da Silva has made just three league appearances this season after bad luck with injuries have kept him out of the team. Even when he does get on the pitch, there are plenty of tongue in cheek sweepstakes amongst United fans predicting what time he will be subbed off with an injury. Rafael has [...]

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How Badly Do We Need Jones For Saturday?

How Badly Do We Need Jones For Saturday?

Phil Jones was subbed off after 20 minutes in Manchester United’s 2-1 victory over Arsenal, needing a stretcher to take him off the field. Reports from the touchline suggested he had just twisted his ankle but the following day there were claims he had ligament damage. However, Mike Phelan has given us hope that Jones [...]

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Good News On Cleverley? Not Really

There has been plenty of hype surrounding Tom Cleverley over the past year or two which reached a climax this summer once Paul Scholes announced his retirement. Cleverley was tipped by plenty to be the successor to one of the most gifted midfielders this country has ever seen. Fortunately for the lad, and for the [...]

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Jones In, Young Out

Despite picking up three points following a 5-0 win at Craven Cottage, United fans were left disappointed by the news that Phil Jones had probably broken his cheekbone and would be out for six weeks. He has been brilliant in the centre of our midfield and the idea of having to go a month or [...]

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Fergie: Da Silvas Are Like Robbo

Sir Alex Ferguson has sung the praises of Manchester United’s Brazilian twins, Rafael and Fabio Da Silva, and hopes that the injuries which have seen them miss so much of the season so far will become more infrequent the older they get. “The two of them are terrific talents,” said Ferguson. “But they keep getting [...]

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Cleverley: I’ve been tearing my hair out

Tom Cleverley doesn’t have a date to return from injury yet and claims it is very frustrating having to watch the action from the sidelines. “The injury is not bad, I am just working hard with the physios and doing what they tell me at the minute,” Cleverley said. “I am in the gym just [...]

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Fletcher Takes “Extended Break” From Football

Fletcher Takes “Extended Break” From Football

Manchester United have today confirmed that Darren Fletcher will take an extended break from football for health reasons. Fletcher has been suffering from ulcerative colitis for some time which has lead to long periods on the sidelines. The club’s medical staff have advised that he takes time out from playing to give him the best [...]

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Injuries – Comparing United With Arsenal, Chelsea, City, Liverpool and Spurs…

Injuries – Comparing United With Arsenal, Chelsea, City, Liverpool and Spurs…

Even before the terrible news that Vidic’s season is over, many of us were already questioning whether the football Gods were conspiring against United with an unusually high rate of injuries this season. Indeed, some have gone further, raising the concern that this is not an isolated phenomenon but the continuation of a trend that [...]

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Vidic Out For The Season!

Manchester United have today confirmed that the injury Nemanja Vidic picked up in our 2-1 defeat to FC Basel will see him ruled out for the rest of the season. This is absolutely devastating news for the club, given the massive difference he makes to our defensive performances. “We thought it was a bad one,” [...]

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Ruptured Cruciate To Keep Vida Out For Months

Ruptured Cruciate To Keep Vida Out For Months

Nemanja Vidic left the stadium on crutches last night following our 2-1 defeat at the hands of FC Basel and his agent, Silvano Martina, has today confirmed the severity of the injury. “It seems inappropriate to talk about that, because unfortunately he has suffered a ruptured cruciate ligament.” In response to a follow-up question asking [...]

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Ando Out Until February – Time To Buy?

Ando Out Until February – Time To Buy?

Anderson has been ruled out until February with a knee injury he picked up earlier this month. His last game for United was against Otelul Galati where he was subbed off with ten minutes left to play. With Tom Cleverley out until Christmas and Sir Alex Ferguson resorting to playing our best striker in midfield [...]

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Owen Out Until Christmas

The club have today confirmed that Michael Owen will be out until Christmas after sustaining an injury in our 2-0 win over Otelul Galati. Owen was setting up the opening goal when picking up the injury, although it was initially thought not to be too serious. “Michael has a thigh muscle injury and will be [...]

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