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LvG: Wilson and McNair could be the key to our success

Louis van Gaal has been singing the praises of James Wilson who was given his debut at the end of last season when Ryan Giggs was manager. “He has already been knocking on the door for a long time, that I have said in many press conferences,” he said. “That is not only because he [...]

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Rooney: Captaincy means I have responsibility with youth

Wayne Rooney has revealed that the captaincy has seen him have a more influential role with the young players at Manchester United. There are different things you have to get involved in, in terms of meetings outside the club and trying to have an influence on the youth development in the club. So certain things [...]

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STATS: United’s injuries this season

STATS: United’s injuries this season
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Rojo could be back in less than six weeks

Louis van Gaal has claimed that Marcos Rojo could be back in less than six weeks after confirming surgery isn’t required to fix his dislocated shoulder. Marcos dislocated his shoulder but did it in a positive way. We don’t need to operate on him. It’s a relief but maybe, with this injury, it is very [...]

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RvP: Fergie was furious with us even when we were 15 points clear

In Rio Ferdinand’s recent autobiography, he claimed the retirement of Sir Alex Ferguson hit Robin van Persie harder than any of the other players. The Dutchman has today confirmed what Rio said and talked of his admiration of our former manager. Rio is a great guy. He talks a lot but there is some truth [...]

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LvG: Exceptional circumstances drew me to touchline on derby day

Like Sir Alex Ferguson towards the end of his career, Louis van Gaal is rarely found on the touchline. He has today explained that he can’t get his message across to his players during the game, especially thanks to the noise at Old Trafford, but exception circumstances following Chris Smalling’s red card meant he was [...]

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Palace Preview: Making Up For Lost Ground

Palace Preview: Making Up For Lost Ground

It would be nice to say that last Sunday’s derby defeat had been completely forgotten about but unfortunately that isn’t the case. The defeat at the Etihad can however be looked back upon for some positive reasons despite the Reds leaving empty handed and a further two defenders down for the visit of Crystal Palace [...]

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COMPETITION: Classic Retro United shirt

COMPETITION: Classic Retro United shirt

We have come together with Campo Retro to offer Manchester United fans from all around the world a fantastic opportunity to win a classic retro shirt of their choice, complete with any name & number on the back. Campo Retro sell classic retro football clothing from yesteryear and not only do they offer a comprehensive [...]

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Wilson: Great watching Ruud score for the team I supported

James Wilson has spoken to MUTV about which strikers have been his favourite. Wayne Rooney – “He broke through at Everton when he was 16 or 17 which was a similar age to me [when I made my debut]. Then he got regular first-team football from then on, so that’s an inspiration for me. He’s [...]

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Five key thoughts following United’s 1-0 loss to Manchester City

Manchester United were condemned to their third league defeat of the season by neighbours Manchester City on Sunday. Sergio Aguero’s second half strike was enough to separate the sides in a 1-0 victory for the hosts after a strange game which saw United reduced to ten men in the first period. Chris Smalling was sent [...]

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Fellaini denies spitting at Aguero

The press loves to invent the stories when there aren't any. Thanks the journalist. #ferity #tospit — Marouane Fellaini (@fellainiM) November 3, 2014 The backpage of most newspapers this morning contained a picture of Marouane Fellaini shouting at Sergio Aguero. There was a bit of spit leaving his mouth. You would think that if Aguero [...]

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Mata: Manchester derby is really intense

Juan Mata was left out of the team for yesterday’s derby after the return from suspension for Wayne Rooney. He has written his weekly blog and revealed how upset the team is. Today I’m writing to you from home after a defeat that is not easy to take. A derby is always special and the [...]

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LvG: Smalling wasn’t very smart

Chris Smalling cost United any points in the derby with two ridiculous yellow cards and was deserving of being sent off. At the time of being interviewed, Van Gaal hadn’t seen Smalling’s pathetic first yellow card, but it would be interesting to witness the conversation the manager has with the player when he does. I [...]

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Val Gaal: These players are prepared with give everything for the United shirt

Louis van Gaal has sung the praises of the players after the derby day defeat. Despite playing with ten men for an hour, United for dominated for large periods of the game, and finished the day with an impressive 48% possession of the ball. I said to the boys their willpower and labour were unbelievable [...]

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Rooney: We were in control with 10 men

Wayne Rooney is pleased with how United did today in the 1-0 defeat away to City after playing with ten men for an hour. We responded well and defended well [after falling behind]. I felt for long periods of the game we were the better team. We took control of the game with 10 men [...]

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