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Giggs: Rio Entitled To Celebrate

Following Manchester United’s injury time win over Manchester City, Rio Ferdinand was struck in the face by a coin. Whilst most people were united in their condemnation of this fan, some suggested that Rio deserved it for provoking the City fans. Ferdinand celebrated directly in front of the away supporters who were sitting behind the [...]

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STATS: How Do United’s Midfielders Compare?

STATS: How Do United’s Midfielders Compare?

Following yesterday’s defeat against Norwich, Ryan Giggs was on the receiving end of much of the criticism. With the likes of Tom Cleverley, Anderson and even Darren Fletcher on the bench, it seemed puzzling that Giggs would get the nod to start in the centre of midfield. The stats above show the accuracy in passing [...]

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VIDEO: Giggs Cloned To Play For City

A 1997 Reebok advert showing Ryan Giggs cloned and lined up to play for Manchester City.

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Virus Hits Giggs, Scholes And Carrick

Michael Carrick and Ryan Giggs haven’t made the trip to Cluj because they are suffering with a virus. Carrick was initially ruled out but after Giggs and Scholes reported they felt rough too, they were sent home from Carrington. Ferguson suggested that Scholes wouldn’t have been playing anyway after playing 90 minutes against Spurs on [...]

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Giggs: Galatasaray Memories Always With Me

Ahead of this week’s game against Galatasaray, Ryan Giggs has reflected on when he travelled to Turkey in 1993 and were welcomed to “hell” by their supporters. United had drawn with them 3-3 at home so the goalless draw meant we were knocked out of the competition on away goals, but Giggs says the atmosphere [...]

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Carragher: I’m Jealous Of Giggs And Scholes

Carragher: I’m Jealous Of Giggs And Scholes

Jamie Carragher has admitted today that he is jealous of Paul Scholes and Ryan Giggs for all the success they’ve had with United. Carragher’s best moment for Liverpool was winning the European Cup, but our legends have done that twice. Liverpool haven’t won the league since 1990, when Carragher was just 12-years-old old, whilst Giggs [...]

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Fergie: I’m Lucky To Have Devoted Players Like Scholes And Giggs

Fergie: I’m Lucky To Have Devoted Players Like Scholes And Giggs

If he plays today, Ryan Giggs will be making his 600th Premier League appearance, whilst Paul Scholes is ready to make his 700th appearance for the club and Rio Ferdinand his 400th. “My personal feeling is that Ryan can play for another couple of years,” said Ferguson. “Paul’s a different physical specimen to Ryan and [...]

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Fergie: Rooney is no Ryan Giggs

Sir Alex Ferguson has spoken about Wayne Rooney’s fitness after claiming on Friday that his injury was a “blessing”. Following his break after Euro 2012, Rooney returned to the squad overweight and unfit, which has frustrated some fans, given that he’s the highest paid player at the club. Ferguson has compared Rooney to people like [...]

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VIDEO: Giggs Puts Team GB 1-0 Up

Goal Ryan Giggs for Great Britain by stvolfd

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Giggs To Captain Team GB

Ryan Giggs has spoken about his feelings after being named captain of Team GB for the Olympics in London this summer. “Obviously it is a tremendous honour to be part of the Olympics,” said Giggs. “Stuart has obviously given me the captaincy, which is even better so I am really looking forward to it. It [...]

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Two Reds In Team GB

Joe Allen (age: 22, hometown: Carmarthen, club: Swansea City, Wales caps: 8) Craig Bellamy (age: 32, hometown: Cardiff, club: Liverpool, Wales caps: 69, 19 goals) Ryan Bertrand (age: 22, hometown: Southwark, club: Chelsea, England U21 caps: 16) Jack Butland (age: 19, hometown: Clevedon, club: Birmingham City, England U21 caps: 6) Steven Caulker (age: 20, hometown: [...]

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Giggs Takes Beckham’s Team GB Place

Stuart Pearce has named Micah Richards, Craig Bellamy and Ryan Giggs as the three over-23 players in the 18-man squad for Team GB at the Olympics. David Beckham, who was part of the team that helped secure the London Olympic bid, has missed out. “Naturally I am very disappointed, but there will be no bigger [...]

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PICTURE: What have our players been up to?

PICTURE: What have our players been up to?

What have our players been doing since the season ended? Ryan Giggs was in Shanghai to help launch the partnership with Chevrolet David de Gea arrived in Switzerland with the Spain squad ahead of Euro 2012. Rafael da Silva trains ahead of his start for Brazil in their friendly against Argentina. Patrice Evra has a [...]

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Fergie and Giggs The Best

Sir Alex Ferguson has been named the best manager over the past 20 Premier League seasons whilst Ryan Giggs has been named the best player. Unsurprisingly. Well done.

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Ryan Giggs – Finds Medals When Cleaning Out His Drawers

Ryan Giggs – Finds Medals When Cleaning Out His Drawers

Former Deputy Editor of the Official United Magazine, Sam Pilger, has written an excellent book on United’s best ever XI. The eleven players are named and reviewed, looking at their qualities and revealing stories you probably haven’t heard before. The left wing position in our best ever team obviously goes to Ryan Giggs. Here’s an [...]

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