Nani had a poor season for Manchester United in 08/09, following what was a very promising debut season the year before. He has fallen from the great heights of scoring a penalty in the European Cup final shoot-out to playing irregularly and not playing well. Nani was subbed off at half-time against Tottenham Hotspur a [...]
Dimitar Berbatov played for just over twenty minutes in the European Cup final but has today confessed that he has found the defeat difficult to accept, particularly given he has lost in the final before at the hands of Real Madrid, back in 2002. He ends with a positive note though, claiming we will be [...]
United related news is few and far between at the moment, but these are worth looking at. Soccerlens attempts the difficult task of naming Ferguson’s worst XI The Guardian presents an alternative end of season awards. F365 Players of the Season Part I and Part II. Studs Up mocks Chelsea’s recent managerial appointment
Diego Forlan managed just 17 goals from 95 appearances in his Manchester United career, but will be fondly remembered by United fans for the two goals in scored in our 2-1 victory over Liverpool at Anfield in 2002. He has since proven himself as a great goalscorer in La Liga, even winning the European golden [...]
Danny Welbeck has made a good start to his Manchester United career, from the screamer he scored in front of the Stretford End on his league debut to the further twelve games and two goals he finished the season with. Sir Alex Ferguson has predicted that Fabio Capello will be taking Welbeck with his England [...]
The most ludicrous rumour of the week was Paul Scholes being ‘tempted’ to leave Manchester United to take on a player-coach role at Stoke. Unsurprisingly, Stoke distanced themselves from it fairly quickly. But if that wasn’t mental enough, the latest story suggests Gareth Southgate is keen to bring Gary Neville to the Riverside. Right.
“I hope we will have this reaction,” Capello said. “Terry is one fighter. He played very well the game after the final and missing the penalty. I hope for the same reaction from the other players. It’s very, very important. The pressure. You have to win. I know this very well. When you have to [...]
Rio Ferdinand “merked” his England team-mates for an ITV programme ahead of the World Cup, getting Gary Neville in to trouble with a scouse police officer, landing Wayne Rooney in it at a charity dogs home and forcing David Beckham to jump out of his car and leg it away from what he believed to [...]