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Fortune: City wasting United’s place in Europe

Manchester United haven’t featured in the Champions League for the first time in over two decades after David Moyes guided the club to a seventh place finish last season. Quinton Fortune has claimed that the competition isn’t the same without United in, and criticised Manchester City for wasting their place in Europe. City look to [...]

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Scholes: Empty seats everywhere at City

Paul Scholes has had a pop at Manchester City fans for failing to sell out yet another big game at the Etihad. “The crowd need to get behind this team they need to create a special European atmosphere,” Scholes said. “I was lucky enough to play at Old Trafford and we always talked about the [...]

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“I’m a Red – but I want Leicester to win”

Danny Drinkwater was born in Manchester and joined United’s academy when he was nine. He spent 13 years at the club before he was sold to Leicester in 2012. Ahead of Sunday’s game, Drinkwater has confirmed he’s still a red and admits it will be strange hoping for United to lose. “I’ll have to take [...]

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United vs FC Bayern All Star Match – #AskALegend Competition

United vs FC Bayern All Star Match – #AskALegend Competition

To celebrate the upcoming Allianz Insurance FC Bayern Munich 2014/15 Team Presentation and United vs FC Bayern All Star Match at the Allianz Arena we are offering you the chance to win a signed shirt from one of the Manchester United Legend’s. Our reporter will have access to the Press ‘Mix Zone’ after the match [...]

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United vs FC Bayern All Star Match – August 9th

United vs FC Bayern All Star Match – August 9th

This Saturday August 9th Republik Of Mancunia have been invited by Allianz Insurance to attend the Bayern Munich 2014/15 Team Presentation #FCBday1. We will be sending a reporter to Munich, Germany, to soak in the atmosphere of the Allianz Arena, to witness the 2014/15 Bayern Munich Team presented and then report on the main attraction [...]

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Pique: LvG pushed me over when I was a kid

Gerard Pique has claimed that Louis van Gaal will be a success at Manchester United following the disaster of last season. Pique has reflected on when Van Gaal was Barcelona manager and visited the home of Amador Bernabeu, Pique’s grandfather and former vice-president of the club. “I think he will be great,” Pique said. “I [...]

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Vidic: I want to wear my United number at Inter

Nemanja Vidic wore the number 5 shirt when playing for Serbia and number 26 at Spartak Moscow. Having been unveiled at Inter Milan today, Vidic has said he hopes he gets to wear number 15 in Italy, the name number he wore at United. “I would like to have number 15, my number,” he said. [...]

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Pogba: Scholes is my role model

Paul Pogba, who has been earning plenty of column inches recently thanks to his performances for France at the World Cup, has spoken about which players have inspired him over the years. Whilst he names several, Paul Scholes and Andrea Pirlo are the two he singles out. “At the start I was a forward, then [...]

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Vidic: Inter one of the biggest clubs… like United

Nemanja Vidic was unveiled as an Inter Milan player earlier today after agreeing to sign for them back in January. “It is one of the biggest clubs in the world, it has won the Champions League and many domestic trophies,” said Vidic. “It is a new project of the club and new owner, I like [...]

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Butt: We’ve been here together since we were 12

This week has been fairly fantastic for Manchester United fans, with David Moyes being moved on and the Class of ’92 being brought in to coach the squad. Nicky Butt, who has spent this season with the Reserves, has reflected on what this means to him. “It will be massive for us, a proud moment [...]

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Pique: United over City for me

Gerard Pique attended a press conference this evening ahead of Barcelona’s Champions League game against City. It is the first time in their club’s history that City will play in a Champions League knock-out game. “Manchester is a very special place for me,” he said. “I arrived here when I was 17, I was still [...]

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PICTURE: Former United player posts picture of first game as a kid with Beckham

PICTURE: Former United player posts picture of first game as a kid with Beckham

Mats Moller Daehli posted a picture to his Instagram account of his first football game. He was born in Oslo but lived in London for two years after his father, a football journalist, moved to England for work. He returned to Norway and played for Lyn but was spotted by Manchester United when he was [...]

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GNev: Eikrem will do well with Solskjaer

Gary Neville has spoken about his former team mate, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who has just taken up the position of manager at Cardiff, under their controversial owen, Vincent Tan. “He was the kind of player that would write down all the training sessions when he was coming towards the end of his career,” said Neville. [...]

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INTERVIEW: Danny Higginbotham – On The Cliff, Fergie, Class of ’92 and being a red

INTERVIEW: Danny Higginbotham – On The Cliff, Fergie, Class of ’92 and being a red

Danny Higginbotham is one of many former United academy players who, despite not establishing himself in the first team at Old Trafford, went on to have a successful Premier League career. During his time at United, when loaned out to Belgian side Royal Antwerp, he was banned from playing for four months after attacking a [...]

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Djemba Djemba: Fergie was so happy with my Leeds goal

When people talk about Sir Alex Ferguson’s transfer record, which has seen the club bring in some fantastically talented players, the conversation will always turn to the flops. Eric Djemba-Djemba is always one of the first names to be mentioned. Now 32-years-old and playing for Partizan Belgrade, Djemba-Djemba has given an interview with The Guardian [...]

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