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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Hull fan on a man crush for Bruce and blame for United’s poor season

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Hull fan on a man crush for Bruce and blame for United’s poor season

In preparation for the 2014-15 season, The Republik of Mancunia has spoken to fans of all the clubs in the Premier League about last season, next season, their own clubs and their thoughts on United. Andy Dalton writes for Amber Nectar. Follow @Amber__Nectar on Twitter. Scott: How did you rate 2013-14 for Hull? Andy: By [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Everton fan on why Fellaini was so bad and why Moyes got stick

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Everton fan on why Fellaini was so bad and why Moyes got stick

In preparation for the 2014-15 season, The Republik of Mancunia has spoken to fans of all the clubs in the Premier League about last season, next season, their own clubs and their thoughts on United. Calvin writes for Royal Blue Mersey. Follow @RBMersey on Twitter. Scott: How did you rate 2013-14 for Everton? Calvin: Everton [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Aston Villa fan on Keano, the importance of Joe Cole and being right about Moyes

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Aston Villa fan on Keano, the importance of Joe Cole and being right about Moyes

In preparation for the 2014-15 season, The Republik of Mancunia has spoken to fans of all the clubs in the Premier League about last season, next season, their own clubs and their thoughts on United. Damian Dugdale writes for The Villa Blog. Follow @AVFCblog on Twitter. Scott: How did you rate 2013-14 for Villa? Damian: [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: West Ham fan on Ravel Morrison, United signing Borg and unpopular Big Sam

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: West Ham fan on Ravel Morrison, United signing Borg and unpopular Big Sam

In preparation for the 2014-15 season, The Republik of Mancunia has spoken to fans of all the clubs in the Premier League about last season, next season, their own clubs and their thoughts on United. Iain Dale is the editor of WestHamTillIDie.com and presents LBC’s Drivetime Show. Follow @iaindalewestham on Twitter. Scott: How did you [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: QPR fan on signing Rio, United winning the league and LvG’s Ajax team

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: QPR fan on signing Rio, United winning the league and LvG’s Ajax team

In preparation for the 2014-15 season, The Republik of Mancunia has spoken to fans of all the clubs in the Premier League about last season, next season, their own clubs and their thoughts on United. Charles Lawley is a QPR fan who is behind 50 Shades of Andy Gray. Follow @CharlesLawley on Twitter. Scott: How [...]

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What was the new United shirt video all about?

What was the new United shirt video all about?

The Republik of Mancunia was pretty impressed with the advert which was made to reveal the new United shirt. With supporting a club bombarded with corporate stuff, with the players endorsing anything and everything between crisps and red wine, it was fairly refreshing to see a new sponsor engage with the history of the club. [...]

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EXCLUSIVE Rio Ferdinand interview – I hope Holland win World Cup for Robin’s sake

Rio took time out of his busy schedule helping to promote EA SPORTS UFC to talk to us at RoM. As some of you may know, Rio is a huge fan of the UFC and he recently took part in a training camp with the UFC’s Brad Pickett who taught him what it really means [...]

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EXCLUSIVE Rio Ferdinand interview – Disappointed to miss out on LvG doing things differently at United

Rio took time out of his busy schedule helping to promote EA SPORTS UFC to talk to us at RoM. As some of you may know, Rio is a huge fan of the UFC and he recently took part in a training camp with the UFC’s Brad Pickett who taught him what it really means to Feel The [...]

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EXCLUSIVE Rio Ferdinand interview – What happened with Kenyon and Chelsea

In part two of RoM’s exclusive interview with Rio Ferdinand, who was speaking to promote the launch of EA SPORTS UFC, our former defender talks to Noorudean Choudry about life at United. Ferdinand’s popularity amongst the fans took a hit when negotiations over a contract were fairly drawn out in 2005, following his eight month [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Chelsea fan on Moyes, winning the league and predictions

Ahead of today’s game against Chelsea, Ramon Isaac from the Chelsea blog Mowing Meadows has taken some time out to talk football. Scott: How do you think Chelsea’s season has gone so far? Ramon: Personally I think it has gone about as well as it could’ve done so far. Obviously, you can point to a [...]

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INTERVIEW: Danny Higginbotham – On The Cliff, Fergie, Class of ’92 and being a red

INTERVIEW: Danny Higginbotham – On The Cliff, Fergie, Class of ’92 and being a red

Danny Higginbotham is one of many former United academy players who, despite not establishing himself in the first team at Old Trafford, went on to have a successful Premier League career. During his time at United, when loaned out to Belgian side Royal Antwerp, he was banned from playing for four months after attacking a [...]

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Part II: Pete Boyle on United’s original chants, YNWA and copying songs

Part II: Pete Boyle on United’s original chants, YNWA and copying songs

In Part 2 of my interview with the authentic piece of Mancunia that is Señor.Boyle, I focus more on Pete’s role as Old Trafford songsmith, his rise to prominence, his opinions on the state of football chanting generally, and his views on MUFC songs past and present. JS: I regularly see you discussing MUFC songs [...]

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PART I: Pete Boyle on chants, McClair’s intelligence and Moyes’ start

PART I: Pete Boyle on chants, McClair’s intelligence and Moyes’ start

Jonathan Shrager recently interviewed the infamous Pete Boyle, MUFC’s most famous, non-famous fan. Originally, he intended to procure Pete’s opinions on the newly-trialled Singing Section, but what ensued was an extensive conversation into Señor.Boyle’s life as United’s chant composer, and chant conductor extraordinaire. In this first part, he broaches multiple topics, including Pete’s relationship with [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: City fan on signing Rooney, Pellegrini’s start and winning the leage

Ahead of this afternoon’s derby, Danny Pugsley from Bitter and Blue has answered a few questions on last season, this season and today’s game. Scott: What are your thoughts on last season and City’s failure to put up a decent fight to defend the title? Danny: In hindsight, you get the feeling that far more [...]

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Q&A with Chelsea supporting journo: Signing Rooney, “ethical” Mourinho and Chalobah

Ahead of tonight’s game, Chelsea fan and Daily Mail journalist, Rik Sharma, has answered a few questions for RoM on the season so far. Scott: Are you happy with Chelsea’s transfer business over the summer? Rik: Yes, but we need to sign a striker. Romelu Lukaku is the best we’ve got, and he’s not good [...]

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