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STATS: United’s youth development compared to Arsenal’s

STATS: United’s youth development compared to Arsenal’s

Arsene Wenger has caused a bit of a stir amongst United fans this week by claiming that the club no longer has the patience to develop youth, unlike Arsenal. We want to continue to combine stronger financial resources with faith in our philosophy and policy. That means we want to continue to give chances to [...]

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STATS: Is Arsenal manager right about United’s youth policy?

STATS: Is Arsenal manager right about United’s youth policy?

Manchester United have a long history of developing youth and are proud to boast a record which has seen an academy player in every match day squad since 1937. However, Arsene Wenger this week has claimed that the club used to prioritise youth, but now has a “different policy”. You can take Barcelona or Man [...]

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STATS: United’s most creative player

STATS: United’s most creative player

The official site has published an infographic showing United’s most creative players from the 2014-15 season. ———— The RoM 2015-16 Season Preview is available for just £5. It includes an EXCLUSIVE interview with Nicky Butt, a Q&A with the country’s top journalists about our transfer targets, articles by experts on our new signings, and so [...]

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STATS: United’s surprising fastest player in 2014-15

STATS: United’s surprising fastest player in 2014-15

The official site has published statistic showing that Wayne Rooney was Manchester United’s fastest player last season. ———— The RoM 2015-16 Season Preview is available for just £5. It includes an EXCLUSIVE interview with Nicky Butt, a Q&A with the country’s top journalists about our transfer targets, articles by experts on our new signings, and [...]

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STATS: Manchester United’s most surprising of the season

Robin van Persie  was out injured for over two months after the Swansea game in February, yet only five players (De Gea, Rooney, Valencia, Mata and Blind) had more minutes on the pitch than him this season. Ander Herrera attempted more tackles per game than any of our other players (3.9). Marouane Fellaini has committed [...]

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Manchester United’s 2014-15 season in stats

Goals Wayne Rooney – 12 (1 per 240 mins) Robin van Persie – 10 (1 per 211 mins) Juan Mata – 9 (1 per 1 per 257 mins) Ander Herrera – 6 (1 per 312 mins) Marouane Fellaini – 6 (1 per 305 mins) Assists Angel di Maria – 10 Ashley Young – 5 Wayne [...]

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STATS: Depay’s goals in Holland

STATS: Depay’s goals in Holland

Memphis Depay has had a fantastic season in Holland, ahead of his transfer to Manchester United, as shown by the table above. ———— The RoM 2015-16 Season Preview is available for just £5. It includes an EXCLUSIVE interview with Nicky Butt, a Q&A with the country’s top journalists about our transfer targets, articles by experts [...]

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STATS: Manchester United’s dreadful penalty taking record

STATS: Manchester United’s dreadful penalty taking record

Robin van Persie missed a penalty yesterday in United’s 1-0 defeat against West Brom. The penalty would have been the equaliser for United and could have signalled the start of the turnaround. As it was, United went on to lose the game, having now lost three games in a row, scoring in none of them. [...]

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STATS: Rafael’s injury record

STATS: Rafael’s injury record

Louis van Gaal has confirmed today that Rafael da Silva is out for the rest of the season, after breaking his ribs when playing for the U-21s as part of his rehabilitation. This season, he has been in the match day squad just 18 times from a possible 39 in all competitions. He has played [...]

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STATS: De Gea is better than Chelsea’s keeper

STATS: De Gea is better than Chelsea’s keeper

David de Gea is the only goalkeeper shortlisted in the PFA Player of the Year award, with Pat Jennings the only goalkeeper to win the award, back in 1976. De Gea is also on the shortlist for the PFA Young Player of the Year award, and is joined by Chelsea goalkeeper, Thibaut Courtois. The official [...]

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STATS: Average age of United’s team compared to City, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool and Spurs

STATS: Average age of United’s team compared to City, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool and Spurs

The average age of United’s 10 most regular starters is 26.8. ———— The RoM 2015-16 Season Preview is available for just £5. It includes an EXCLUSIVE interview with Nicky Butt, a Q&A with the country’s top journalists about our transfer targets, articles by experts on our new signings, and so much more. All profit goes [...]

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PICTURE: What a difference 5 games make

PICTURE: What a difference 5 games make

Five games ago, Manchester United were eight points behind Manchester City. Now, going in to the derby, we are one point ahead of them. ———— The RoM 2015-16 Season Preview is available for just £5. It includes an EXCLUSIVE interview with Nicky Butt, a Q&A with the country’s top journalists about our transfer targets, articles [...]

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STATS: Ander Herrera’s season so far

Ander Herrera has scored five goals and has four assists in 19 appearances (12 starts). That works out at as one goal/assist every 138 minutes he’s been on the pitch so far this season. For comparison, Cesc Fabregas has one goal/assist per 129 minutes, Eden Hazard per 140 minutes (or one every 157 minutes if [...]

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STATS: Arsenal striker thinks he’s sharper now – is he right?

Danny Welbeck has claimed that moving to Arsenal and playing more football has meant he is a lot sharper on the pitch. When you are playing regularly, you feel a lot sharper on the pitch. Once you play regularly, it just becomes second nature to do things on the pitch. I feel match-sharp and that [...]

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STATS: Mata best player in the league for goals and assists

STATS: Mata best player in the league for goals and assists

Since 2011, Juan Mata has the best goals and assists record in the league, outshining the likes of David Silva and Yaya Toure. ———— The RoM 2015-16 Season Preview is available for just £5. It includes an EXCLUSIVE interview with Nicky Butt, a Q&A with the country’s top journalists about our transfer targets, articles by [...]

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