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Carragher to wear Gary Neville United shirt

Twitter @Carra23 needs to wear a G.Nev united shirt for the day! He's lost a bet that Paulinho wouldn't score 15 PL goals in a season! — Gary Neville (@GNev2) June 26, 2015 Gary Neville has revealed on Twitter that he made a bet with Jamie Carragher that Paulinho wouldn’t score 15 league goals in [...]

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Gerrard: I think about costing Liverpool the title every day

Steven Gerrard has spoken to former Manchester United defender, Rio Ferdinand, about Liverpool’s defeat against Chelsea towards the end of the 2013-14 season. Liverpool were favourites to win the league, with their fans singing about doing exactly that every week, and a draw against Chelsea would have been enough to keep them in pole position [...]

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VIDEO: ‘You nearly won the league’ send off for Gerrard

Fair play to Liverpool. We've taken the piss out of Gerrard plenty but it was nice to see him given a great send-off! pic.twitter.com/BNmaa43fu2 — United Peoples TV (@UnitedPeoplesTV) May 27, 2015 Bizarre footage today emerged of the Liverpool squad singing a chant for Kolo and Yaya Toure. We prefer the version above. ———— Made [...]

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LvG: I’ll watch Chelsea vs Liverpool game with a glass of wine

Liverpool travel to Stamford Bridge today and will give the Chelsea players a guard of honour as they walk on to the pitch. It’s fairly remarkable that Steven Gerrard will see out his last season at Liverpool, having never won the league, paying respect to the current champions. After beating Crystal Palace yesterday and having [...]

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PICTURE: The city is yours

PICTURE: The city is yours

20,000 empty seats, are you f**king sure? The champions of England can’t seem the sell out their stadium but are still expanding it and hiking up ticket prices. Good luck with that. ———— Made in Manchester is available for just £3. Some of the best football writers take a player each, from Sir Bobby Charlton [...]

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VIDEO: City fans singing about Munich after derby day thrashing

Manchester City fans were applauded for respecting the one minute’s silence in 2008 which marked the 50th anniversary of the Munich Air Disaster. They also sang a chorus of “there’s only one Frank Swift”, the former City goalkeeper who died in the crash, for the first and what would appear to be the last time. [...]

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Jones: Our foreign players understand how important derby day is

For today’s game against Manchester City, you would imagine that players like Ander Herrera, Juan Mata and Daley Blind are going in the starting line-up. While they’re not Mancunians, and haven’t grown up caring less about Manchester City, Phil Jones insists the foreign players at the club fully understand how important a win for us [...]

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Jones: We want to win this game of passion

Phil Jones has spoken about today’s derby against Manchester City. He claims they are trying to prepare as they would for any other game, but realises that’s difficult to do when there’s so much at stake. I don’t think it [City’s recent form] matters one bit when you look at the quality of their players [...]

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VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: City fan on sacking Pellegrini, picking De Gea over Hart, and predicting a City win

VIEW FROM THE ENEMY: City fan on sacking Pellegrini, picking De Gea over Hart, and predicting a City win

It’s derby day! Rob Pollard is a City fan and a freelance writer who’s taken time out to answer a few questions on today’s game and City in general. Scott: Rob, what are your favourite memories of derby day? Rob: The 3-1 win at Maine Road when Goater nicked the ball off Gary Neville will [...]

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LvG: Everyone in Manchester is talking about the derby

Louis van Gaal has confirmed he knows how important derby and hears people talking about it everywhere they go in Manchester. When you are walking the streets of Manchester everybody is talking about the derby and also the players – the English players and also the Spanish players. They understand the meaning of a Manchester [...]

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Hart: Rooney is a good guy and I rate him highly

Joe Hart has sung the praises of Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney ahead of Sunday’s derby. Rooney in a good place and is playing really well at the moment. He’s taken the responsibilities of being captain for his club and country really well – he’s a player I rate really highly and he’s a good [...]

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GNev: United will win the title again before City

Gary Neville, in his column in the Telegraph, has discussed Sunday’s derby and how FFP may stop City’s progression. Not since the 1989-90 season has the PFA Team of the Year failed to include a player from United or City, so the fact that only De Gea makes my team offers an indication of the [...]

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Rooney: More spice to derby day now

Wayne Rooney has claimed that there is more spice to the derby now, compared to when he first came to Manchester United. City finished just two places above the relegation zone when Rooney joined United from Everton, but now that they are competing for the title, the rivalry has increased. In the first few years [...]

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LvG: I dream of derby day victory

Louis van Gaal has claimed that he is dreaming of winning the Manchester derby on Sunday, with our focus now fully on finishing as high up in the table as possible. I dream of it. That is not a problem, every player shall dream of victory. I have been thinking with my staff and my [...]

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Rooney: We are playing for pride on Sunday

Wayne Rooney has scored more goals in the Manchester derby than any other player. Now, as captain, he insists that his teammates are playing for pride when they meet City on Sunday, and he wants to give the fans something to celebrate. I think it’s a very important game for Manchester United and Manchester City… [...]

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