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Liverpool Legends Disagree Where Overtaking United Is Concerned

Alan YSB Hansen “There’s no doubting the fact we’ll begin 2009-10 with a better chance of winning the league than at any time in recent history,” Hansen said. “During the last few months of 2008-09 we started to hammer home our authority against the lesser sides and the team has proved they are capable of [...]

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Fletch: It Was Difficult Being Surrounded By Keane, Scholes And Butt

Darren Fletcher has come along way from the young Scot who got ripped to shreds by Roy Keane in that infamous MUTV interview, to the player we all thought could have made a difference in our Champions League final against Barcelona. In 07/08 he really started to build up a reputation as a ‘big game [...]

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Don’t Jump On The Benzema Bandwagon

Karim Benzema amd Lyon chairman, Jean-Michel Aulas, have opened the floodgates for rumours linking the player away from the club. While both insist he should remain with Lyon, they have both left the option of a summer exit open. When there is talk of Cristiano Ronaldo leaving the club, a popular response is to claim [...]

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Following United: 50 Years of Disappointment

RoM Contributing Writer, Giles Oakley, looks at the hurt Manchester United have caused him, and us, over the years. Make sure you’ve got a cuppa and a snack before you sit down to read this one though. You have been warned. ———— To mark the anniversary of United winning the Treble with a team that [...]

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RoM Reads

Oliver Holt at The Mirror does a good job of summing up the Tevez situation. The Guardian‘s gallery takes the piss out of our Champions League final. The Times reports on Liverpool’s debt problems. Who Ate All The Pies looks at the Premiership Fair Play table. F365 wonders why we’re all so anti-foreign. ———— To [...]

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Greatest Footballers In The History Of The Game – United’s Players

The Daily Mail is running a feature on the top 50 footballers in the history of the game, with only four United players get a mention. Saying that, two of them are in the top ten, as the only representitives of this league. ———— To mark the anniversary of United winning the Treble with a [...]

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Berlusconi: Ron Said He Wanted To Come To Milan

We all thought Ramon Calderon was a prick. Turns out that is the requirement for Real Madrid presidents, with Florentino Perez picking up where his predecessor left off. But now the AC Milan president, Silvio Berlusconi, has joined in! ———— To mark the anniversary of United winning the Treble with a team that had academy [...]

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What Happens When You Don’t Like TWO Players In Your Own Team?

Disliking players from your own team, the team you love and adore, is an odd feeling. Kieran Richardson probably brought about the strongest feelings of dislike I’d had from one of our own, probably worked up by all the other reds I spoke to, but still a rational enough feeling. He saw himself as Jonny [...]

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RoM Reads of the Day

The Times looks at the top 50 United players. Soccerlens looks at who could replace Cristiano Ronaldo at United. A Kick In The Grass reckons Hughes is pushing his luck with United fans. Studs Up has a laugh at Ronaldo’s recent wardrobe choices. Football365 writes about how Alistair Darling may have inadvertently cocked up the [...]

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Why Is Capello So Unhappy With Carrick?

Reports in the morning’s papers suggest that Fabio Capello is not at all happy with Michael Carrick after his late withdrawal from the squad. It turns out Carrick broke his toe during the European Cup final against Barcelona last week, which meant he had to pull out of the England squad. The injury was picked [...]

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Editor’s Choice – RoM Best Club Blog

Thanks to the votes from readers of this blog, RoM was voted runner-up (or vice-champion, as Reina would call it!) for the Best Club Blog in the EPL Talk awards. We were picked as the best blog though from the editor’s choice. Cheers for your support. ———— To mark the anniversary of United winning the [...]

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Fair Enough For Simpson and Campbell – But Gibson?

The press have reported that Danny Simpson, Frazier Campbell and Darron Gibson have all been put on the transfer list, with the aim to raise a bit of cash to put in our transfer kitty. Disappointing, Simpson hasn’t even been able to get in the Blackburn side since early March, and whilst Campbell’s stint at [...]

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What Our New Sponsor Shirt Could Look Like

What Our New Sponsor Shirt Could Look Like

———— To mark the anniversary of United winning the Treble with a team that had academy products at the core, Made in Manchester is available for just £3 for today only. Some of the best football writers take a player each, from Sir Bobby Charlton to Ryan Giggs, George Best to David Beckham, Duncan Edwards [...]

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First Keano, Now Bruce… Good Luck!

First Keano, Now Bruce… Good Luck!

———— To mark the anniversary of United winning the Treble with a team that had academy products at the core, Made in Manchester is available for just £3 for today only. Some of the best football writers take a player each, from Sir Bobby Charlton to Ryan Giggs, George Best to David Beckham, Duncan Edwards [...]

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Where Do We Want Kaka To Go – Chelsea or Madrid?

AC Milan must be kicking themselves for not offloading their star player to Manchester City for over £100m five months ago, with Kaka now looking as though he’s interested in a move away from his ‘beloved team’ after all. Real Madrid offered a massive £56m for him yesterday, whilst Chelsea have launched a ridiculous £73.5m [...]

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