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Herrera: Liverpool game bigger than City game

Ander Herrera has acknowledged that Manchester United vs Liverpool is a bigger game than the Manchester derby, but insists that Sunday’s game against City is still very important. I have the experience of last year, when we beat them at home, and I think it was the best atmosphere of the season. I know for [...]

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Schweinsteiger: I’m excited about making a rare derby appearance

Bastian Schweinsteiger doesn’t have much experience of playing in local derbies, with 1860 Munich spending the past decade in the second tier of German football. Bayern Munich faced their locals rivals on just three occasions, as a result, Schweinsteiger is looking forward to getting some derby day action on Sunday against Manchester City. I am [...]

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LvG: Manchester has more United fans than City fans

Ahead of the derby on Sunday, Louis van Gaal has acknowledged that this match is the talk of the town, and that he hopes United can repeat the performance against them at Old Trafford last season, when we won 4-2. In Manchester people are talking of the match. I can imagine that because Manchester City [...]

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Fergie: We kept progessing so didn’t have Arsenal’s problems

Arsenal last won the title in 2004, when the likes of Martin Keown, Patrick Vieira, and Thierry Henry were still playing. Since Arsenal were last champions, United have won the league five times and won the Champions League.  In an exclusive interview on ESPN, Sir Alex Ferguson has looked at the 11 year title drought [...]

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Brendan Rodgers’ best bits

Brendan Rodgers’ best bits

It has been confirmed that Brendan Rodgers has been sacked as Liverpool manager, much to the disappointment of Manchester United fans. In Jurgen Klopp, Carlo Ancelotti (or Jose Mourinho?!), they might bring in a manager who is actually good. You’ll never walk alone, Brendan, and here is my tribute to you, as your quest to [...]

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Mata: It was a perfect day on Saturday

Juan Mata has reflected on the special win against Liverpool on Saturday, after he assisted Daley Blind’s opening goal in a 3-1 win. As you know, a win against Liverpool is always special. It was a good game, we tried to take the initiative from the beginning and, although we didn’t create good chances in [...]

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Gerrard: Benitez’s “facts” rant was embarrassing

Gerrard: Benitez’s “facts” rant was embarrassing

Steven Gerrard has reflected on Rafa Benitez’s infamous “facts” rant, where he reeled off a load of nonsense about Sir Alex Ferguson and pretended he was talking facts. The former Liverpool captain has admitted he was embarrassed by what Benitez said and that he was aware Ferguson was laughing at Benitez. I went home from [...]

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LvG: Liverpool are a fantastic club… because I’ve beaten them every time

LvG: Liverpool are a fantastic club… because I’ve beaten them every time

Following Manchester United’s 3-1 win over Liverpool, manager Louis van Gaal was asked about the opposition. Van Gaal has played against our rivals three times now in the league, winning every one. The first was a 3-0 win at Old Trafford, the second was a 2-1 win at Anfield, following by the result today. For [...]

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VIDEO: Blind, Herrera and Martial goals vs Liverpool

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Gerrard couldn’t stop crying after costing Liverpool first title in 25 years

Gerrard couldn’t stop crying after costing Liverpool first title in 25 years

Manchester United take on Liverpool at Old Trafford today, after doing the double over them last season. United won 3-0 at home and 2-1 away, after a Steven Gerrard red card 38 seconds after coming on. The former Liverpool captain’s autobiography is being serialised this weekend. Here’s a lovely extract where he reflects upon how [...]

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Liverpool Preview – Five Keys to Victory

Liverpool Preview – Five Keys to Victory

The first international break of the season often offers a largely unwelcome interruption to the long awaited return of the domestic football season, but on this occasion, it offered Manchester United plenty in the way of positives. The Reds last tasted action on 30th August as Louis van Gaal’s men suffered their first defeat of [...]

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Gerrard: United fans wound me up so much I got sent off

Gerrard: United fans wound me up so much I got sent off

In Steven Gerrard’s penultimate game against Manchester United, he was on the losing side at Old Trafford, with us beating them 3-0. Wayne Rooney, Juan Mata and Robin van Persie were all on the scoresheet. By the time his final appearance against United came around, Gerrard had confirmed he would be leaving Liverpool for LA [...]

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Gerrard wishes Liverpool offered him role Giggs got at United

The season before last, Ryan Giggs was appointed a coach, as well as still being a player. In all competitions, he played in over 20 games. The following season he retired and Louis van Gaal made him his number two. Steven Gerrard wishes that Brendan Rodgers had offered him the same role at Liverpool. Ability-wise, [...]

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Gerrard: I want to know if Fergie thinks I’m average

Steven Gerrard has done a Q&A with a newspaper and he has was asked if he could ask any sports person in the world a question, what would it be. Gerrard’s response was: “I’d ask Alex Ferguson, ‘Do you really think that I am average?’” In his autobiography, Sir Alex Ferguson dismissed Frank Lampard and [...]

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Giggs: Old Trafford will be bouncing on Saturday night

Giggs: Old Trafford will be bouncing on Saturday night

Ryan Giggs is looking forward to tomorrow’s game against Liverpool and reckons the atmosphere will be even better than usual thanks to the late kick-off. Liverpool is the perfect game to have to come back to after the international break. Old Trafford will be bouncing for a late kick-off. All the players are looking forward [...]

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