Following our 2-0 defeat to Barcelona, Cristiano Ronaldo was not happy with how the team played or the tactics. He congratulated our opponents but claimed it should have been Chelsea in the final anyway.
I read an interview with Darren Fletcher earlier in the season where he claimed that as the lads celebrated in Moscow, before the trophy had even been awarded, Ryan Giggs had them in a huddle. “Lads, this is what it’s all about,” he said, “let’s have it next year as well!” Giggsy had just broken [...]
The only way today could have gone any better would have been if Robbie Keane scored a late winner at Anfield. I suppose we’ll have to settle for our Reserves beating a team that will be in the Premiership next season, a record points total for Manchester United, and Shearer’s Newcastle going down! It’s fairly [...]
Michael Carrick was presented with a great first half opportunity to level the score against Wigan tonight, but saw his attempt go just over the bar when under pressure from the defender. He more than made up for it with an 86th minute winner, after assisting the equalising goal, scored by Carlos Tevez. Carrick looked [...]
Our managers and players were not too impressed with the performance of referee Rob Styles in tonight’s 2-1 victory over Wigan. Nemanja Vidic spent the first half entirely unimpressed with the ref for not awarding a foul against Hugo Rodallega for what he believed to be a foul in the lead up to the goal. [...]
I was happy with the line-up. Whilst I wasn’t expecting Anderson and Carlos Tevez in the starting eleven, I appreciated the senitments behind it. We needed a bit of fight in us against Arsenal and those two are more than happy to do that. Starting where we left off against Tottenham Hotspur, United were easily [...]