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Congratulations Ole Gunnar Solskjaer!

Congratulations Ole Gunnar Solskjaer!

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has won the Norwegian league title in his first year of management at the club he used to play for. Molde FK are a 100 year old Norwegian club that most of you probably hadn’t heard of until they sold us a 23-year-old Solskjaer in 1996. He had scored 31 goals in [...]

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How Is Solskjaer Getting Along At Molde?

How Is Solskjaer Getting Along At Molde?

Molde FK are a 100 year old Norwegian club that most of you probably hadn’t heard of until they sold us a 23-year-old striker in 1996. He had scored 31 goals in 38 games and had attracted interest from a few clubs across Europe. Åge Hareide was the manager at the time and offered the [...]

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Sir Bobby: Rooney Can Break My Record

Sir Bobby Charlton has today claimed he thinks Wayne Rooney can break his goalscoring record for Manchester United. Our legend saw his appearances record broken by Ryan Giggs during the 2008 European Cup final in Moscow, but has still scored 98 more goals than any other player in the history of our club. “Wayne Rooney [...]

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Time To Get A Second Team?

Time To Get A Second Team?

Not being Irish, I don’t really understand the whole “second team” malarky. When Robbie Keane signed for Liverpool, claiming they were his boyhood team, before signing for Celtic, and claiming the same about them, he was ridiculed on this blog. I, like many, didn’t and don’t understand how you can support two teams. I won’t [...]

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VIDEO: Paul Scholes Tribute

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PICTURE: Paul Scholes’ Career

PICTURE: Paul Scholes’ Career
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PICTURE: Edwin Van der Sar 2005-2011

PICTURE: Edwin Van der Sar 2005-2011
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QUOTES: About Paul Scholes

QUOTES: About Paul Scholes

In the last 15 to 20 years the best central midfielder that I have seen — the most complete — is Scholes. I have spoken with Xabi Alonso about this many times. Scholes is a spectacular player who has everything. He can play the final pass, he can score, he is strong, he never gets [...]

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QUOTES: From Paul Scholes

All the young lads love the club and want to stay here. When you come from the area it means so much more. We know what Manchester United means to so many people and we all want to be there as long as we can. I have been here for nine years, since I left [...]

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Remembering George Best

Remembering George Best

There was a tiny, insignificant incident in one of the first matches I saw George Best play for Manchester United that has always haunted me, in some ways more than than the many moments of genius I witnessed in his brilliant subsequent career.It occured in March 1964 against Fulham as United were desperately trying to [...]

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VIDEO: Sir Matt Interview On His Best Side

This is an interview with Sir Matt Busby taken form 1973, two years after he had stopped being our manager after filling in after Wilf McGuinness was sacked.

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VIDEO: Bryan Robson’s Goals

Get well soon, Robbo. ———– Thanks to Ryan Donovan.

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West Ham v Manchester United in 1960: Was it more fun then?

West Ham v Manchester United in 1960: Was it more fun then?

At the time of the US War of Independence in the 1770s the British soldiers wore redcoats. That was so the blood wouldn’t show on their scarlet uniforms if they got wounded. For similar reasons the American rebels wore brown trousers. As we enter the decisive final weeks of the season, with injury-weakened Manchester United [...]

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Robbo: The Prognosis Is Good

Manchester United fans sang “there’s only one Bryan Robson” on repeat during the 1-0 victory over Bolton at the weekend. After it was announced that he has had an operation to rid him of throat cancer, the former United captain has received a lot of support and is hopeful for the future. “The prognosis is [...]

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Get Better Soon Robbo

Get Better Soon Robbo

A Manchester United club statement has today revealed that former captain and current ambassador, Bryan Robson, has throat cancer. “Bryan Robson underwent an operation to remove a tumour from his throat on March 3, 2011 in a hospital in Bangkok. The laboratory report revealed a cancerous tumour, which will need further treatment. The oncologist is [...]

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