Another Owen Hat-trick On Another German Pitch

December 9th, 2009 by Oliver

Despite having only one natural defender on the field, United overcame a strong Wolfsburg side to qualify for the knockout stage of the Champions League as group winners.
United were without fifteen of their first choice players and it looked to prove to their disadvantage in the first period as in the third minute Japanese international [...]

Wolfsburg Vs Man Utd Match Preview

December 7th, 2009 by Oliver

Manchester United look to continued their winning ways tomorrow when they take on German Side Wolfsburg to determine who wins their group. A point for the English champions could win them the group despite already qualifying. But with Uniteds ever-increasing list of players on the treatment table Ferguson’s will have a though decision tomorrow night [...]

No Defenders, No Problem

December 5th, 2009 by Oliver

Despite Uniteds vast problems at the back, the reds continued their run without losing in the Premier League as they demolished West Ham at Upton Park. Although United were forced to place two midfielders in defence, wonder strikes from Paul Scholes, Darren Gibson, Antonio Valencia and Wayne Rooney gave the visitors a victory which put [...]

West Ham Vs England Match Preview

December 4th, 2009 by Oliver

 United, who look to make it three successive wins in a row this weekend, take on London side West Ham. Ferguson will return to his touch line position this after serving his two match ban for comments he made about Alan Wiley earlier this season giving the reds an extra boost. 
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Penalty Galor At Pompey

November 28th, 2009 by Oliver

United returned to winning ways tonight with a five goal thriller against bottom of the table Portsmouth. Although without Ferguson on the touchline, the reds shown he wasn’t needed with a hat trick from Wayne Rooney and a one hundredth premier league goal for Ryan Giggs.
Having taken the lead through Rooney’s early penalty, the Reds [...]

Portsmouth Vs Man Utd Match Preview

November 27th, 2009 by Oliver

Manchester United look to return to winning ways tomorrow when they travel to down south to play bottom of the table Portsmouth. United, who will be without Ferguson on the touch line, unbelievably lost to the Turkish side Besiktas on Wednesday.
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The off-the-field problems at Portsmouth have certainly filtered down on to the Fratton Park pitch [...]

100 Years Of Old Trafford

November 26th, 2009 by Oliver

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 In February of next year, Old Trafford celebrates its one hundredth birthday so we look back at its amazing history. With wartime bombing and stadium extensions, the theatre of dreams is a marvellous creation.
In 1902 United were known as Newton Heath and played their [...]

United’s Youngsters Fail To Step Up

November 26th, 2009 by Oliver

After conceding an early goal in the twenty minute, United’s youngsters narrowly lost to a strong Besiktas team earlier tonight. Although United Dominated throughout with many chances, an early deflected shot from Tello put the Turks in front.
Sir Alex made eight changes to the side that beat Everton at weekend and placed his faith in [...]

United Vs Besiktas Match Preview

November 24th, 2009 by Oliver

 After Qualifying for the knockout stages of the Champions League, United aim to secure top spot of group B when they take on bottom of the table Besiktas. In Istanbul, two months ago, a Paul Scholes header gave united their first win of the campaign.
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Bottom of the group with a solitary point from four matches, [...]

Wayne Rooney’s 100

November 23rd, 2009 by Oliver

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Wayne Rooney has recently joined the United’s one hundred club and we look back over his five seasons at Old Trafford and all of his one hundred and five excellent goals in only two hundred and fifty three appearances.
When Wayne Rooney burst on to [...]