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Simpson To Newcastle… What’s The Point?

Danny Simpson has been loaned out to Newcastle after spending last season on loan at Blackburn and Ipswich. Whilst he’s a player we all want to do well, given that he’s a Salford lad, last season seemed to confirm his fate. He couldn’t even get in the Blackburn team so what future could he have [...]

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Cleverley: I Was Jealous Of Welbeck… But Now I’ve Done It Too!

Tom Cleverley made it 2-0 against Valencia on Wednesday, something that has made the youngster very proud. He has admitted that after watching his friend Danny Welbeck score in front of the Stretford End against Stoke last season he was jealous, but now he can be happy that he’s done the same. ———— Made in [...]

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Fergie: Premiership Clubs Want Cleverley

Sir Alex Ferguson has admitted he’s not entirely sure what to do with Tom Cleverley, the United youngster who scored against Valencia last night. A few Premiership clubs appear to be interested in landing his services on loan, whilst the player himself is happy to play wherever the manager thinks is best. ———— Made in [...]

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VIDEO: Rooney and Cleverley Goals vs Valencia

Manchester United beat Valencia 2-0 in our last pre-season friendly of the summer, ahead of our Community Shield match against Chelsea on Sunday. Wayne Rooney and Tom Cleverley were the scorers, with Antonio Valencia getting both assists. ———— Made in Manchester is available for just £3. Some of the best football writers take a player [...]

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Cathcart Blames Adidas Ball For Near Own Goal

Craig Cathcart put in a good performance for United last night against Boca Juniors, playing the centre of defence alongside Wes Brown, then Rio Ferdinand. However, in a game that ended 2-1 to United, Cathcart almost scored for the opposition, with his header coming back off the woodwork! Still, that didnt stop him from enjoying [...]

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VIDEO: Rooney, Macheda and Berbatov Goals vs FC Seoul

Manchester United came from behind twice to beat FC Seoul 3-2. Wayne Rooney, Federico Macheda and Dimitar Berbatov were the goal scorers. ———— Made in Manchester is available for just £3. Some of the best football writers take a player each, from Sir Bobby Charlton to Ryan Giggs, George Best to David Beckham, Duncan Edwards [...]

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Fergie: Macheda Has Real Chance Of United Career

Fergie: Macheda Has Real Chance Of United Career

Federico Macheda equalised for United at 2-2 in today’s win over FC Seoul. He took the ball around the goalkeeper brilliantly before slotting it in to the back of the net. Sir Alex Ferguson was very pleased with the goal and reckons that Macheda will be in our first team group of strikers this season. [...]

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Kiko: Of Course I’m Learning From Owen

Federico Macheda, who scored Manchester United’s first goal in their 2-0 win over a Malaysian XI, has claimed that he has a lot to learn from Michael Owen and is grateful to the manager for him giving him a chance at playing first team football. ———— Made in Manchester is available for just £3. Some [...]

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VIDEO: Macheda and Owen Goals vs Malaysia XI

If you can’t watch the match, check out the Republik of Mancunia liveblog for Manchester United vs Malaysia XI. ———— Made in Manchester is available for just £3. Some of the best football writers take a player each, from Sir Bobby Charlton to Ryan Giggs, George Best to David Beckham, Duncan Edwards to Paul Scholes, [...]

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Eckersley: I Had No Desire To Leave

Richard Eckersley agreed to join Burnley this afternoon in a bid to get more first team football. The Salford lad had been with the club since he was nine so conceded it was a hard decision to make but leaving was something he felt he had to do. ———— Made in Manchester is available for [...]

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We’ve Had Money To Spend Because Of Academy Sales… Unlike Rivals

Since “Fergie’s Fledglings” because the biggest thing since the “Busby Babes”, the pressure has been on the Manchester United academy to produce excellent talent. When looking at the squads of our rivals, it’s bizarre that United’s academy is sometimes viewed as a bit of a failure. As if being unable to bring through a group [...]

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Cheerio Richard!

Richard Eckersley has joined Burnley on a four year deal. The 20-year-old defender rejected a contract from Manchester United, fancying his chances of getting in the newly promoted Burnley’s team next season. The Salford lad is the younger brother of Adam who left the club last year, after spending four years on loan at Port [...]

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Campbell: I Joined Sunderland Because They’re Massive

Campbell: I Joined Sunderland Because They’re Massive

Frazier Campbell has claimed his reason for joining Sunderland over Hull is because the North-East outfit are a bigger club, massive in fact! Good luck to him. ———— Made in Manchester is available for just £3. Some of the best football writers take a player each, from Sir Bobby Charlton to Ryan Giggs, George Best [...]

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Macheda Is The Latest Victim

Federico Macheda has become the latest footballer to have his house broken in to, following a string of robberies in Merseyside, and more recently, the robbery of Darren Fletcher’s house. Kiko was in his house in Sale when the robbery took place but was left unharmed, whilst his friend suffered minor head injuries. The robbers, thought [...]

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Hull or Sunderland – Where Should Frazier Go?

Manchester United accepted a bid from Hull for Frazier Campbell a month ago although talks were not to begin until our striker returned from the U-21 European Championships. After spending a season long loan with Hull and helping them gain promotion to the Premiership, it is understandable why they were interested. Last summer they tried [...]

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