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Mata and United – a match made in heaven

All over social media avenues, Manchester United fans are giddy at the sight of Juan Mata’s arrival to Old Trafford but the transfer contextualizes the position of both clubs. £37million, a club record, for a player that has been deemed surplus to requirements, sold to a rival that is no longer considered to have the [...]

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RoM Reads

Scott writes for Bleacher Report about whether Juan Mata can inspire United like Cantona did. The Guardian discusses United’s win over Chelsea in their transfer dealings for Mata/Rooney. The Independent reports on Solskjaer’s mixed emotions ahead of this evening. The petition for a teenage area with cheap tickets at Old Trafford is a few signatures [...]

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United revenue on the increase… despite Deloitte table fall

It has been widely reported today that Manchester United have dropped to 4th in the Deloitte Football Money League. Whilst Real Madrid and Barcelona were ahead of us last season, now Bayern Munich have moved a place above United too. This is the first time that United have fallen outside the top 3 since the [...]

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Time for the players to shush

January has been a dreadful month for United, probably the worst for a couple of decades in terms of the significance of games lost, full of defeats. It started on New Year’s Day with a 2-1 defeat at home to Spurs. Four days later we lost 2-1 at home again, this time to Swansea in [...]

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RoM Reads

Scott writes for Bleacher Report about what United can do if they don’t sign anyone. Scott writes for The Metro about our potential bid for Juan Mata. The Guardian claims a provisional £40m fee has been agreed between the clubs for Mata. The Independent discusses why Chelsea would be prepared to sell Mata to United. [...]

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Capital One Cup – United’s only hope of silverware?

Manchester United head into tonight’s Capital One Cup semi-final second leg with a 2-1 deficit to overhaul against Sunderland, with the Old Trafford faithful expectant of progression against a side that has struggled domestically this term. David Moyes’ men have had a bad run of form recently, with four defeats in the last five outings [...]

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RoM Reads

Scott writes for Bleacher Report about some of the tactical battles we’ll face vs Sunderland. Scott writes for The Metro about United’s “bad luck”. The Guardian claims we will put in a bid for Juan Mata. The Daily Mail reports on Gary Neville’s claims that Juan Mata is not the right player for United. The [...]

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RoM Reads

Scott writes for Bleacher Report on how we can exploit any of Chelsea’s flaws this weekend. United Rant discusses the teenage section at Old Trafford. The Guardian discusses Anderson’s exit. The Independent talks about our battle with Real for Gundogan. Sign the petition for a teenage section at Old Trafford.

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RoM Reads

Scott writes for Bleacher Report about unlikely transfer targets. BBC Football looks at Ronaldo’s journey from Manchester. The Guardian looks back at when Sir Matt Busby retired. The Independent talks about the dip in share prices at United.

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CONFIRMED LINE-UP: United vs Swansea

De Gea; Rafael, Smalling, Vidic, Evra; Valencia, Carrick, Fletcher, Januzaj; Kagawa, Welbeck. Lindegaard, Büttner, Cleverley, Giggs, Lingard, Zaha, Hernandez

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Confirmed line-up: Sunderland vs United

De Gea; Rafael, Vidic, Evans, Evra; Valencia, Carrick, Cleverley, Giggs, Januzaj; Welbeck. Subs: Lindegaard, Smalling, Hernandez, Fletcher, Kagawa, Buttner, Zaha.

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CONFIRMED LINE-UP: United vs Spurs

De Gea; Smalling, Evans, Vidic, Evra; Valencia, Carrick, Cleverley, Januzaj; Rooney, Welbeck. Subs: Lindegaard. Butter. Ferdinand. Fletcher. Hernandez. Young. Kagawa Spurs: Lloris; Walker, Chiriches, Dawson, Rose; Lennon, Capoue, Dembele, Eriksen; Adebayor, Soldado. Subs: Friedel, Fryers, Naughton, Bentaleb, Chadli, Lamela, Kane.

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Manchester United vs Tottenham Preview – Live on BT Sport

Manchester United vs Tottenham Hotspur Old Trafford, Manchester Wednesday, January 1st, 2014 – 5.30pm kick-off Premier League Live on BT Sport Manchester United and Tottenham’s first match of 2014 comes against each other on New Year’s Day, as the north Londoners travel to Old Trafford with both sides on 34 points. Both sides have been [...]

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CONFIRMED LINE-UP: Norwich vs United

De Gea, Smalling, Vidic, Evans, Evra, Young, Carrick, Cleverley, Giggs, Kagawa, Hernandez. Subs: Lindegaard, Anderson, Welbeck, Fabio, Fletcher, Zaha, Januzaj. Norwich: Ruddy; Martin, R Bennett, Bassong (c), Olsson; Fer, Johnson; Snodgrass, Hoolahan, Redmond; Hooper. Subs: Bunn (GK), Whittaker, van Wolfswinkel, Elmander, Garrido, Becchio, Josh Murphy.

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VIDEO: Powell scores again

Nick Powell scored his eighth goal of the season in Wigan’s 2-1 win over Reading away from home the day before yesterday. David Moyes insists that Powell, as well as our other youngsters out on loan, has a future at the club. “I am quite actively looking at our own boys like Jesse Lingard, Nick [...]

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