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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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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: West Ham fan on Ravel Morrison and Joe Cole’s unfulfilled potential

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: West Ham fan on Ravel Morrison and Joe Cole’s unfulfilled potential

In our final fan preview, Iain Dale from West Ham Til I Die talks about his hopes for 2013-2014 season. Follow @iaindalewestham on Twitter. Scott: How did you rate 2012-2013 for your club? Iain: You can’t argue with a top ten finish in your first season back in the Premier League. We would have all [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Swansea fan on Cardiff’s promotion and admiring Chicharito

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Swansea fan on Cardiff’s promotion and admiring Chicharito

In our penultimate fan preview, Chris Carra from Forza Swansea discusses all things Swansea. Follow @ForzaSwansea on Twitter. Scott: How did you rate 2012-2013 for your club? Chris: Last season couldn’t have gone better! It’s been hailed the best season in the club’s history and rightly so, with the club recording their highest ever league [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Tottenham Hotspur fan on selling Bale and Arsenal’s celebrations

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Tottenham Hotspur fan on selling Bale and Arsenal’s celebrations

Following another season of just missing out on Champions League football, Spooky from Dear Mr Levy discusses all things Spurs related. Follow @Spooky23 on Twitter. Scott: How did you rate 2012-2013 for your club? Spooky: It’s a little paradoxical supporting Spurs. On the one hand it was a decent season, considering we started with a [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Sunderland fan on having a fascist manager and John O’Shea

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Sunderland fan on having a fascist manager and John O’Shea

Continuing with the fan previews, Pete Sixsmith who writes for Salut Sunderland has spoken about all things Sunderland. Follow @SalutSunderland on Twitter. Scott: How did you rate 2012-2013 for your club? Pete: Last season was dismal. I have watched Sunderland regularly since 1963, and the O’Neill appointment was probably the one I was most pleased [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Stoke fan on Michael Owen and sacking Pulis

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Stoke fan on Michael Owen and sacking Pulis

Continuing with the fan previews, Lloyd Reddin from Vital Stoke talks about all things Stoke ahead of the 2013-2014 season. Scott: How did you rate 2012-2013 for your club? Lloyd: Stoke’s season was defiantly the cliche of a tale of two halves. We started the season extremely well, with some impressive performances against the likes [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Norwich fan on United youth and avoiding relegation

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Norwich fan on United youth and avoiding relegation

Continuing with our fan previews, Nathan Tuck from Norwich Vital Football discusses all things Norwich related ahead of the 2013-2014 season. Follow @VitalNorwich on Twitter. Scott: How did you rate 2012-2013 for your club? Nathan: 2012/13 was a season of consolidation. The only objective was to stay in the league. We didn’t spend much money [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Newcastle fan on selling Obertan and signing Rooney

Continuing with our fan previews, Ed Harrison from The Newcastle United Blog discusses all things geordie. Scott: How did you rate 2012-2013 for your club? Ed: We had a very poor season and finished 5th bottom in the league table, although we reached the quarter finals of the Europa League and went out to a [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: City fan on sacking Mancini and Manchester talent

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: City fan on sacking Mancini and Manchester talent

Continuing with the fan in previews, Rob Pollard from Typical City discusses all things from the blue side of Manchester. Follow @TypicalCity on Twitter. Scott: How did you rate 2012-2013 for your club? Rob: Hugely disappointing. Even though we had a really tough group with Madrid and Dortmund, the Champions League campaign was poor, and [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Liverpool fan on Suarez’s betrayal and cringey Rodgers

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: Liverpool fan on Suarez’s betrayal and cringey Rodgers

Continuing with our fan preview, Rob Marrs from Left Back In The Changing Room has talked about all things Liverpool. Follow @Marrsiofootball on Twitter. Scott: How did you rate 2012-2013 for your club? Rob: Not good enough. Pretty dismal pre-Christmas but a welcome turnaround afterwards. Scott: Who was your best player? Rob: Luis Suarez without [...]

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