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STATS: How much have United spent in comparison to Chelsea and Manchester City?

STATS: How much have United spent in comparison to Chelsea and Manchester City?

Manchester United broke the British transfer fee yesterday when they signed Angel Di Maria for £59.7m. Plenty of newspapers have been questing how United have managed to spend so much and yet still the fans are unhappy with the Glazers and Ed Woodward. Plenty of tables have been published showing the comparative net spend between [...]

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RoM Reads

Graham Hunter gives his expert opinion of Angel Di Maria. Scott writes for The Metro about Ed Woodward’s performance in this transfer window. The Guardian reports on Van Gaal’s lack of shock over the 4-0 humiliation vs MK Dons. The Telegraph looks at the impact Di Maria can have. The Guardian says Real Madrid will [...]

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VIDEO: Manchester United 0-3 York City

Manchester United 0-3 York City Barnes 24, 51(pen), Barras 53 Manchester United: Pilkington, Parker, Irwin, McGibbon, Pallister, P Neville (Cooke 46), Davies (Bruce 58), Beckham, Sharpe, McClair, Giggs. Sub (not used): Tomlinson. Booked: Beckham 35 (foul). Sent-off: McGibbon 50 (professional foul) York City: Kiely, McMillan, Hall, Pepper, Tutill, Barras, Murty, Williams, Barnes (Atkin 89), Peverell [...]

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PICTURE: Di Maria in his United shirt

PICTURE: Di Maria in his United shirt
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Di Maria: United the only club I’d have left Real Madrid for

Manchester United have confirmed the signing of Angel Di Maria for a British transfer fee of £59.7million. “I am absolutely delighted to be joining Manchester United,” he said. “I have thoroughly enjoyed my time in Spain and there were a lot of clubs interested in me, but United is the only club that I would [...]

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CONFIRMED LINE-UP: MK Dons vs United

De Gea, M Keane, Evans, Vermijl, James, Powell, Janko, Anderson, Hernandez, Kagawa, Welbeck MK Dons: Martin; Baldock, Lewington (c), Kay, McFadzean; Alli, Potter; Bowditch, Reeves, Carruthers; Grigg.

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Why was Van der Sar at Carrington today? Blind?

We’ve all seen the pictures of Angel di Maria leaving Carrington last night, and then more pictures today of his agent with Louis van Gaal, with news of his signing supposedly imminent. However, it has been confirmed that Edwin Van der Sar has been at Carrington today too. He was filmed leaving the training ground [...]

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STATS: Di Maria compared to Bale, Ronaldo, Neymar, Suarez and Rodriguez

STATS: Di Maria compared to Bale, Ronaldo, Neymar, Suarez and Rodriguez
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20% off retro Manchester United shirts

20% off retro Manchester United shirts

Until midnight tonight, get 20% off all items on Campo Retro. Simply enter code: BHW20. For example, this FA Cup final 1957 shirt is now available for just £20.   This 1985 track jacket is now available for £32.   And these shirts are available for £20-24.

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Di Maria: I’ve dreamed of United since I was 13

Angel di Maria is on his way from Madrid to Manchester to complete a medical then sign for United. Back in November 2009, when still a Benfica player, Di Maria claimed he dreamed of one day getting to play for United. The following summer he signed for Real Madrid but after four years at the [...]

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CONFIRMED LINE-UP: Sunderland vs United

De Gea; Jones, Smalling, Blackett; Valencia, Cleverley, Fletcher, Mata, Young; Rooney, Van Persie. Subs: Amos, M. Keane, James, Kagawa, Hernandez, Welbeck, Januzaj.

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RoM Reads

Scott writes for Bleacher Report about reasons to be hopeful of Champions League qualification. The Daily Mail reports on Ancelotti’s claim that Di Maria has said goodbye. Scott writes for The Metro about Danny Welbeck. The Guardian sings the praises of Gary Neville’s punditry.

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RoM Reads

The Daily Mail reports on Di Maria’s absence from the Real Madrid squad yesterday. The Telegraph has an excellent interview of Louis van Gaal by Gary Neville. The Guardian reports on Louis van Gaal’s matchday press conference. Pride of All Europe discusses tactics, signings and the Glazers. The Independent looks at United’s worse ever signings. [...]

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PICTURE: Ferguson treads dangerous path of self-delusion

PICTURE: Ferguson treads dangerous path of self-delusion

Simon Barnes, The Times. August 23rd 1995. Throughout the summer, it seemed that the FA Carling Premiership was suffering from a collective bout of insanity, the main symptom of which was the furious, compulsive spending of sums that would make a lottery winner bleed with envy. The we noticed that Manchester United were taking the [...]

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STATS: Danny Welbeck compared to other strikers at his age

STATS: Danny Welbeck compared to other strikers at his age

One of the biggest criticisms against Danny Welbeck is that for a striker he doesn’t score enough goals. Even the biggest Welbeck enthusiasts can’t argue with that. He’s scored 20 goals in the league over the past three seasons, which is still more than £50m man Fernando Torres, but nowhere near what you would expect [...]

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