Rio Ferdinand has looked to the reasons why he thinks United will win a few trophies this season, as well as reflecting on his first impressions of the manager, which are shared by Michael Owen.
With Sir Matt Busby still in hospital, recovering from the tragedy in Munich, Jimmy Murphy, the man Busby made his assistant manager when being appointed himself, took the reins. It had been his job to scout and train the team which was known as the Busby Babes, known for his dedication to the job, but [...]
The BBC have a nice feature on Jonny Evans. Mark Ogden at The Telegraph reckons Scholes, not Giggs, is player of the decade. 101 Great Goals has footage from the Reserves’ 2-1 win over Hull, Tosic scoring both goals. Studs Up has a laugh at Liverpool. United Rant has published the latest ‘rant cast’. Liverpool [...]
Darren Fletcher is man of the moment and reckons part of his great form is down to being able to play in his own position, rather than having to double up down the right when Cristiano Ronaldo wouldn’t track back. Ronaldo’s failure to work for the team really irritated me. Not because I expected Ronaldo [...]
Having looked at the impact of Cristiano Ronaldo’s departure on the goalscoring of other players in the squad, and seeing the positive effect, I thought it would be interesting to compare like for like fixtures. The press wrote us off in the summer (but they did tip Liverpool to win the title, so we shouldn’t [...]
Darren Fletcher has been receiving praise from all over recently as he goes on to prove himself as one of Manchester United’s most important players. Long hailed as a ‘big game player’ by our fans, the 25-year-old has now raised his game for every match, and topped that off with a blinding goal against Everton [...]