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Welbeck: It was a sad day when Fergie told us he was leaving us

Welbeck: It was a sad day when Fergie told us he was leaving us

Danny Welbeck has spoken to Rabona Magazine about the day Sir Alex Ferguson told the team he would be retiring from his job as Manchester United manager. I had a close relationship with him (Ferguson) and it was a sad day when he announced he was going to retire and leave us. It was a [...]

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Welbeck: Wes Brown was my inspiration

Welbeck: Wes Brown was my inspiration

Danny Welbeck has spoken with Rabona Magazine about his football journey, which started with him getting dropped by Manchester City as a kid, then signing for United when he was eight. Welbeck lived on the same road as Wes Brown in Longsight and the former United defender was his inspiration as a youngster. I went [...]

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Welbeck: I’m still a Manchester lad!

Welbeck: I’m still a Manchester lad!

Danny Welbeck has spoken to Rabona Magazine about life after Manchester United, when a deal was made between the club he had grown up supporting and played for since he was 8, with Arsenal. It was a strange transfer deadline day, especially for me to move from Manchester United to Arsenal. My first season was [...]

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Silvestre: I agreed to join Arsenal during City medical

Silvestre: I agreed to join Arsenal during City medical

Mikael Silvestre left Manchester United at the end of the 2007-08 season and looked set to join Manchester City. Despite still having time remaining on his contract, Sir Alex Ferguson allowed the Silvestre to leave for free. The left-back was half way through a medical when Arsene Wenger rang him on his mobile. I took [...]

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Bellion: Playing with Giggs was always my dream

Whenever Sir Alex Ferguson’s transfer flops get discussed, David Bellion is a name that always gets mentioned. After two years at Sunderland and just one Premier League goal, United paid £4m to bring him to Old Trafford. He spent two seasons at United before being loaned out to West Ham then Nice, who we eventually [...]

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Blomqvist: Fergie lifted a weight from my heart

After playing for 67 minutes in the 1999 Champions League final against Bayern Munich, Jesper Blomqvist never played for Manchester United again. A serious knee injury kept him out of the next two seasons, and his contract expired. Sir Alex Ferguson reasured Blomqvist that he had nothing to feel guilty for though and helped organise [...]

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Blomqvist: I lost my medal when celebrating at the Nou Camp

Jesper Blomqvist signed for United in the summer of 1998 and at the end of his first season he was celebrating the Treble. He played 67 minutes in the Champions League final against Bayern Munich, before being substituted for goalscorer Teddy Sheringham, but has revealed that he temporarily lost his medal when celebrating after the [...]

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Richardson: We watched Keane’s banned interview and we agreed

Following United’s 4-1 defeat against Middlesbrough, Roy Keane went on MUTV and ripped the team apart. It was this interview, that was never aired, that lead to Keane’s exit from the club. Kieran Richardson, one of the people singled out for criticism, claims the team watched the interview together and agreed with what Keane said. [...]

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TOP FIVE: Manchester United Bromances

TOP FIVE: Manchester United Bromances

It was truly beautiful. Once Juan Mata had set Ander Herrera up for United’s third goal on Saturday, he celebrated with the Stretford End, meaning he was separated from the group of players surrounding his friend. Ander, spotting Juan across a crowded box, broke away from the pack and jogged over to his mate, before [...]

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Pogba: I love United

Paul Pogba has explained why he left Manchester United for Juventus, claiming that Sir Alex Ferguson’s refusal to give him a proper run in the team helped his decision to move to Italy. “I’m impatient,” he told FourFourTwo. “It was the feeling that I had. The coach had faith in me, but didn’t put me [...]

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PNev: United fans would give Moyes a standing ovation now

Phil Neville, who was appointed one of David Moyes’ coaches last season, claims the former Manchester United would be greeted fondly by supporters if he was ever to go to Old Trafford. “If he walked back into Old Trafford now he’d get a standing ovation,” he said. “The fans recognise he had guts taking that [...]

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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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