I remember when it was first announced that we were going to sign David De Gea from Atletico Madrid for around £20 odd million and I think it was around the time of Gary Neville's testimonial just days before an all important Champions league final with Barcelona at the home of football in Wembley stadium.
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Patriotic, idiotic England supporters have got their knickers in a twist regarding Rio Ferdinand's decision to make himself unavailable for representing England in the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against San Marino and Montenegro, following a recent call up by manager Roy Hodgson.
Why are some Manchester United supporters so trigger happy shooting down emerging talent from the youth academy set up?
Why are some so quick to dismiss youth,insisting on bringing in overseas players instead?
One of the heroes of Manchester United’s win over Liverpool this weekend was Danny Welbeck.
He led the line well alongside Robin van Persie, playing the full 90 minutes with his performance winning praise from Gary Neville who during commentary yesterday announced him as his man of the match.
The player who carries the tag 'most improved' for United so far this year has to be our right back Rafael da Silva, but why is this the case?
His initial introduction into the United team followed a merry go round of Wes Brown, John O'Shea and Chris Smalling playing that role. Phil Jones has provided some competition there too. All tall, all good headers of the ball and all strong defenders.
The 20th November, 1996. That was the first time we saw Alessandro Del Piero in the flesh, playing against Manchester United.
It was in the Champions League group game against Juventus at Old Trafford, in which the then 22 year old Italian striker scored the only goal; a 36th minute penalty.
Here`s one for the fancy of Manchester United fans` minds: who would be that one player from each of Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal and Spurs that we would like to sign? Here are my choices:
The re-registration of Paul Scholes as a Premier League player with the Champions in mid-season raises a number of questions for fans of the club that started out the season as Barcelona's closest challengers in Europe only to tumble out of the Champions League and the Carling Cup, ravaged by injuries and loss of form of key players.
Following Manchester United's exit from the Carling Cup and Champions League respectively, the media and a number of supporters were quick stating their view that United were a club in crisis.
David Beckham's move to the MLS is something that history will judge as a business decision, but in 2011 an opinion can be formed. In my opinion he has been a success to the game in the US.
Sunday of course marked Sir Alex Ferguson’s 25 years in charge of Manchester United. During that time Old Trafford has seen countless amounts of fantastic players showcase their talents for the club with many of them providing moments of magic that will live on forever.
Over the past 20 years of watching a very successful Manchester United team dominate the English game, there have been a number of key factors in winning the amount of trophies that Sir Alex Ferguson has.