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Empty stadium for City… again

Empty stadium for City… again

Whenever we’re given the opportunity to disprove Manchester City’s silly claim that the city is theirs, we gladly take it. For City’s final game of the season today there were empty seats all over the place, despite the club claiming the game was a sell out. By the time of the final whistle, when City [...]

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PICTURE: Borussia Dortmund’s Solskjaer Wind Up

PICTURE: Borussia Dortmund’s Solskjaer Wind Up

Ahead of their Champions League final against Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund have put Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s shirt from in to their museum… ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts on the countries our players will be representing in Brazil. There [...]

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PICTURE: We sign Phil Jones, you sign Kun Aguero

PICTURE: We sign Phil Jones, you sign Kun Aguero

———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts on the countries our players will be representing in Brazil. There is also exclusive content from this country’s top football journalists, such as Sid Lowe, Martin Lipton, Sam Wallace and Dominic Fifield. All [...]

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The city is still yours…

The city is still yours…

In City’s penultimate game at the Etihad against West Brom this evening, the blues again made a mockery of their claim that Manchester belongs to them. City claimed the attendance was 46,158, as that is how many tickets were apparently sold for the game. Part-time supporters stopped watching Premier League fixtures since we won the [...]

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VIDEO: Fergie singing Carrick chant

Ferguson – it’s Carrick you know from Anton Alfy on Vimeo. ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts on the countries our players will be representing in Brazil. There is also exclusive content from this country’s top football journalists, such [...]

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RvP CRAZY To Pick United Over City

RvP CRAZY To Pick United Over City

A walk down memory lane… Three weeks before Robin van Persie signed for Manchester United an article appeared in the Evening News which claimed that fans would be “mad” to believe that the Dutchman would come to Old Trafford and that Van Persie would be even “crazier” to sign for us. ———— The Republik of [...]

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VIDEO: Welbeck singing United chants when celebrating #20

———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts on the countries our players will be representing in Brazil. There is also exclusive content from this country’s top football journalists, such as Sid Lowe, Martin Lipton, Sam Wallace and Dominic Fifield. All [...]

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PICTURE: Evra takes the mick out of Suarez

PICTURE: Evra takes the mick out of Suarez

Luis Suarez is unlikely to play for the rest of the season after biting Branislav Ivanovic on Sunday. The horrible little runt, who punched someone in the face when representing his country earlier this month, has been charged by the FA for this latest disgraceful act. This is the second time in the past three [...]

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VIDEO: Manchester City player singing United chant on train for Chelsea from Stockport

VIDEO: Manchester City player singing United chant on train for Chelsea from Stockport

On Manchester City’s official YouTube channel, Micah Richards was filmed singing Michael Carrick’s chant, “hard to believe it’s not Scholes, it’s Carrick, you know.” As City boarded the train to London from Stockport, ahead of their game against Chelsea today, Richards unashamedly sang the United chant 4 minutes and 30 seconds in. Top red. ———— [...]

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PICTURE: Zaha Hates Leeds Scum

PICTURE: Zaha Hates Leeds Scum

During Crystal Palace’s 2-2 draw with Leeds United, Wilfried Zaha stuck his middle finger up at the travelling Leeds fans. They were abusing him all game but in the first half he returned their abuse with the finger and a smile. Leeds were winning 2-1 until an 84th minute equaliser for Palace. ———— The Republik [...]

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RoM’s CoM – February

RoM’s CoM – February

This is the second in a monthly column that is fast becoming my favourite to write. The first one had mixed reviews with people criticising the language and style in which it was written. Apparently it had too much swearing in it which is odd considering the title of this column is “Cunt of the [...]

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The Bernabeu Is Never Full…

The Bernabeu Is Never Full…

Manchester United face Real Madrid at the 85,454 capacity Santiago Bernabéu Stadium tonight the Champions League round of 16. Whilst this game is a sell out (although won’t hit the 85k mark because of fewer seats being made available for European games), it is interesting to note that the Spanish giants do struggle to sell [...]

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RoM’s CoM – January

RoM’s CoM – January

This is the first of a monthly article I will be writing and, thankfully, Scott has given me a complete free reign to do what I want; which may or may not be a good thing for his website. I’ve decided to use this opportunity to highlight the things that have irritated me, riled me [...]

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PICTURE: Painting Of United Players Past And Present

PICTURE: Painting Of United Players Past And Present

A Manchester-based artist, Michael Browne, has presented this ambitious painting of United players past and present to pay tribute to their dominance of the English game over recent years. The painting can be found at the National Football Museum (in the Urbis building in town). Browne is behind the famous The Art of the Game [...]

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Shelvey – Deal With It

Shelvey – Deal With It

Reminisce about Jonjo Shelvey’s hissy fit in the away game between United and Liverpool this season. ———— GIF by @OllyRamone ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts on the countries our players will be representing in Brazil. There is also [...]

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