De Gea, Smalling, McNair, Blackett, Valencia, Carrick, Fellaini, Shaw, Di Maria, Rooney, van Persie. Subs: United’s subs at the Emirates Stadium: Lindegaard, Fletcher, Herrera, Young, Mata, Januzaj, Wilson. Arsenal: Szczesny, Chambers, Mertesacker, Monreal, Gibbs, Arteta, Wilshere, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Ramsey, Alexis, Welbeck. Subs: Martinez, Bellerin, Flamini, Rosicky, Cazorla, Podolski, Giroud.
Something very peculiar appears to have happened to Wayne Rooney. You may have noticed it during Manchester United’s defeat at the Etihad, then again when England beat Slovenia at Wembley, only for the strange phenomenon to be repeated on Tuesday night, as England were victorious once again, against Scotland. In all three encounters, Rooney ran [...]
Scott talked about the derby for ESPN. Scott wrote for The Metro about Luis Suarez’s lies. The Mirror reports that David Silva is out of the derby. The Guardian reports that Luke Shaw is on the Golden Boy shortlist. Get a retro Manchester United shirt for just £20 with discount code ROM20. Win a Savile [...]
Scott writes for The Metro about Marouane Fellaini. The Mirror reports on Ryan Giggs going to scout Abdul Majeed. The Telegraph reckons that Juan Mata has blown his chance at United. Turkish Football reports on 17-year-old Recep Türköz coming to United on trial. Get 20% off retro Manchester United shirts on Campo Retro with code: [...]
There has been a lot of fuss regarding Chris Smalling’s foul on Branislav Ivanovic during yesterday’s 1-1 draw against United. Nothing has been made of the fact that the freekick which lead up to that incident was awarded for nothing. Phil Dowd adjudged that Marouane Fellaini had fouled Filipe Luis, but replays showed that there [...]
Scott did the player ratings for United’s draw against Chelsea for ESPN. The Guardian sings the praises of Marouane Fellaini. The Mirror reports on LvG’s criticism of RvP for taking his shirt off. The Telegraph talks about the improved mood under LvG compared to Moyes. The Evening News reports on Mata’s blog on the Chelsea [...]
De Gea, Rafael, Smalling, Rojo, Shaw, Blind, Fellaini, Januzaj, Di Maria, Mata, van Persie. Bench: Lindegaard, Blackett, Fletcher, Carrick, Herrera, A.Pereira, Wilson. Chelsea: Courtois, Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Filipe Luis, Fabregas, Matic, Willian, Oscar, Hazard, Drogba. Chelsea bench: Cech, Zouma, Ake, Mikel, Baker, Salah, Schurrle.
Old Trafford has had many heroes over the years. This is unsurprising, given the club’s rich history. Sir Matt Busby and Sir Alex Ferguson, orchestrators of the two great periods of sustained success, have been immortalised, in statue form, outside the ground. Sir Matt gazes into the distance, where the holy trinity of Charlton, Law [...]
Scott wrote for ESPN about Van Gaal’s first three months in charge. Scott writes for The Metro about United’s ticket prices and Guardiola replacing Van Gaal. The Telegraph names the 100 greatest Premier League players. The Mirror reports on Steve Bruce’s claims that United made a mistake selling Welbeck. Get 20% off Campo Retro United [...]