Signs of life have become growingly infrequent. Once an arena filled with joy and optimism, now bogged down in gloom and misery. Over the years a pantheon of greatness has now become a desolate, barren wasteland. Like the fall of Constantinople before it, Manchester was besieged and broken, what was once United is now torn [...]
Mats Moller Daehli posted a picture to his Instagram account of his first football game. He was born in Oslo but lived in London for two years after his father, a football journalist, moved to England for work. He returned to Norway and played for Lyn but was spotted by Manchester United when he was [...]
On Sky Sport’s Monday Night Football, Gary Neville was less than impressed what Jamie Carragher discussed the possibility of Liverpool winning the league. Later in the show, Carragher told Neville that what he said, Liverpool fans would always hate him. Neville replied: “what do you care, you’re an Everton fan anyway”.
Dwight Yorke has demonstrated that he still has the magic touch, when challenged to some keepy-uppy-with-a-twist, by magician and card fiend Damien O’Brien. Yorke joined with fellow former United stars Norman Whiteside and Quinton Fortune, at the recent partypoker Road to Old Trafford tournament. The former players were wowed by O’Brien’s trickery, before being assigned [...]
1980s bedroom. 1980s lighting. Manchester United fanclub… based in Merseyside. Releasing records. The official flask to make drinking official. Sharp ideas. The official United magazine… only 50p. A kit launch in 1988 at Albert Square. When the only way to keep up with the latest club news was via a phonecall. The souvenir shop… before [...]
This ad featuring United for a Kuwaiti mobile telecom company, Viva, uses their national team of 1982, their Golden Generation, who qualified for the World Cup and were in the same group as England, Czechoslovakia and France. They lost two and drew one, including a 3-1 defeat against England, with Bryan Robson scoring two goals.