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Scott writes for ESPN about Sunday’s defeat against Leicester. Scott wrote for The Metro about how Jamie Vardy is a villain not a hero. The Daily Mail slags off our defence. The Guardian reports on the United fans who are trying to get Ronaldo back in Manchester. The Independent talks about Allardyce’s defence of Moyes.

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Offering a rational outlook to United fans. There are plenty of reasons to be positive…

Five points from his first five Premier League games was not what Louis Van Gaal had in mind. Although the Dutchman’s new sides are notoriously slow starters, not many would have predicted Manchester United picking up such a lowly points tally against three newly promoted sides, Sunderland and Swansea City. The 5-3 loss at Leicester [...]

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CONFIRMED LINE-UP: Leicester vs United

De Gea, Rafael, Evans, Blackett, Rojo, Blind, Herrera, Di Maria, Falcao, Rooney, Van Persie. Subs: Lindegaard, Shaw, Smalling, Fletcher, Mata, Valencia, Januzaj.

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United’s record with youth compared to Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City and Blackburn

United’s record with youth compared to Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City and Blackburn

In response to Mike Phelan’s claims that Manchester United had “lost their way” following the sale of Danny Welbeck, Jason Burt wrote for The Telegraph about United’s history of youth team players. He claimed “it is a myth that United have always had a team overbrimming with local players and youth team products”. Whilst we [...]

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Thank You, David Moyes

Thank You, David Moyes

Thank you, David Moyes. It’s not something most Manchester United fans ever thought they would say, given the horrendous season the Scot oversaw at our club. Still, I’ll say it again. Thank you, David Moyes. There were points, last season, when it felt like United were in danger of spiralling into irrevocable decline. So many [...]

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Is United’s focus on youth a “myth”?

Is United’s focus on youth a “myth”?

The sale of Danny Welbeck has prompted a lot of discussion over the past few weeks in regards to Manchester United and their tradition of bringing through young players. Mike Phelan claimed “they have probably lost the way of Manchester United a little bit”, as if Welbeck was the first former academy player to be [...]

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RoM Reads

Scott writes for ESPN about Tyler Blackett. The Daily Mail reports on UEFA’s confirmation that we will get a share of City’s FFP fine. The Telegraph discusses how United managed to sign stars this summer. The Guardian talks about Arjen Robben’s faith in LvG.

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“I’m a Red – but I want Leicester to win”

Danny Drinkwater was born in Manchester and joined United’s academy when he was nine. He spent 13 years at the club before he was sold to Leicester in 2012. Ahead of Sunday’s game, Drinkwater has confirmed he’s still a red and admits it will be strange hoping for United to lose. “I’ll have to take [...]

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Angel di Maria: A perfect No. 7

Angel di Maria: A perfect No. 7

What does it take to assume the mantle of the number seven shirt at Manchester United? Talent, obviously, though a footballer needs more than just quality in order to live up to the lineage associated with the jersey. The right kind of player doesn’t heave the burden of history up onto their shoulders and amble [...]

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It was “only QPR” but it still felt great

It was “only QPR” but it still felt great

Sunday’s 4-0 victory over QPR brought about not only a huge sense of excitement about a season which could finally be up and running, but also incredible relief that a stuttering, uninspiring start to the season was finally over. Injuries have played a huge part at the beginning of the campaign, which has contributed heavily [...]

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RoM Reads

Scott writes for The Metro about United’s faith in youth. The Busby Babe says selling Welbeck was no mistake. The Daily Mail reports on Ronaldo returning to United. The Independent talks about Januzaj’s hattrick for the U-21s. Stretty News talks about our new signings.

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VIDEO: Falcao chant

“I am very happy for this victory and the support was great,” he said. “I want to continue that way. I want to say thank you to the fans and I enjoyed that a lot, this match. It was fantastic. I almost scored. The goalkeeper was good. I hope to score the next game. It [...]

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Herrera: Great to score at the best stadium in the world

Ander Herrera scored his first goal for Manchester United yesterday in our 4-0 win over QPR. Whilst he was pleased with opening his goalscoring account with his new club, he was happier to get the three points. “I am happy, of course,” Ander explained. “It is important to make a goal at Old Trafford, one [...]

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Blind: Van Persie has helped me a lot

Following his debut in United’s win against QPR, Daley Blind told the official site how well he has settled in to life at his new club. “When I came here there was a really warm welcome and I felt directly good in the team,” he said. “Also, Robin helped me a lot because I know [...]

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