I wrote about Alan Shearer’s appointment as Newcastle manager and confessed that it made me a bit jealous. I obviously don’t mean I would trade our position for theirs but there’s certainly part of me that would enjoy living the dream like they are at the moment.
After Anderson was confirmed injured after training in Brail, Rio Ferdinand made an early exit from England’s 2-1 victory over Ukraine tonight, heading straight to the treatment room. With Nemanja Vidic suspended for the weekend, United are going to be pushing it for defenders when they line-up against Aston Villa. With Gary Neville touch and [...]
Following our 0-0 draw with Inter Milan at the San Siro, there was a feeling that maybe we had wasted a great opportunity to almost guarantee us progression in the Champions League quarter-finals. We totally bossed them off the pitch in front of a sell out crowd, Inter’s first of the season, yet left with [...]
“Matt Busby is without the doubt the greatest manager that ever lived. I am not saying I think he is the greatest manager, I am saying he is the greatest manager. Facts can prove that. He had tremendous courage, and his foresight and ability, everything a man needs to be a football manager, Matt Busby [...]
Gary Neville has missed much off this season, just as he did nearly all of last, because of injuries. With Wes Brown and Rafael both suffering too, it has left United playing John O’Shea as our fourth choice right-back. After missing out on the chance to win a second European Cup medal, I imagine Neville [...]
Sir Alex Ferguson has confessed today that if the permanent deal for Carlos Tevez proves to be too expensive for the club, they will have to look elsewhere. Craigh Bellamy, who City signed when failing to land Kaka, may have a questionable past, but that certainly shouldn’t be too much of a task for Sir [...]
Enjoy it whilst you can. In two months time you won’t be able to read a newspaper or visit a football website where Cristiano Ronaldo is not mentioned. It won’t be because of the trophies he’s won or the goals he’s scored, but talk of transfer fees and weekly wages. Ramon Calderon being out of [...]