So Mark Hughes has finally been sacked by Tony Fernandes and looks set to be replaced at QPR by Harry Redknapp. This has brought a lot more attention to Manchester United’s game tomorrow against the R’s at Old Trafford and has dare I say it probably put a bit more pressure on Sir Alex Ferguson’s side.
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Supporter clubs and fanzines of Manchester United are currently in negotiations with the Old Trafford hierarchy to try and implement a singing section into the stadium to improve the match day atmosphere that has sadly been on a worrying decline for the last ten years.
Sir Alex Ferguson described losing to Blackburn Rovers at Old Trafford as a disaster and that’s exactly what it was as United succumbed at home to the bottom-placed team in the Premier League after a lacklustre performance.
Manchester United supporters sent out a clear statement to their American owners during the Carling Cup quarter final against Crystal Palace on Wednesday evening at Old Trafford.
Manchester United marked the eve of Sir Alex Ferguson’s 25th anniversary in charge of the club, by grinding out a win over one of the great Scot’s former club captains Steve Bruce’s Sunderland team at Old Trafford.
Manchester United will be looking for their first league win of November at home to Steve Bruce’s Sunderland at Old Trafford tomorrow afternoon.
Firstly before the onslaught of abuse gathers momentum and is aimed in my direction please let me explain that the headline of this article is actually a quote by a so called Manchester United supporter in response to the 6-1 defeat in the Manchester derby on Sunday at Old Trafford.
Sunday the 23rd of October will be written into the history books as Manchester City left Old Trafford with three points after a historic 6-1 derby victory over arch rivals Manchester United which left the red half shocked and humiliated.
This Sunday the theatre of dreams will stage the most eagerly awaited Manchester derby fixture the city has ever witnessed. Local bragging rights are up for grabs, and a place at the summit of English football’s premier league for that team that is victorious.
After weeks of waiting for it, the Manchester derby is almost upon us. In the red corner we have England’s most successful club Manchester United and in the blue corner we have the ‘Noisy Neighbours’ Manchester City who want to become the most successful English club.
When Chicharito was given centre stage at Old Trafford last season, he made sure to make it a lasting impression. Blistering speed, undying hunger, finishing abillties that had the best in the world tremble at his gaze. Fairly unknown, Chicharito went from zero to hero in no time, scaring of defenders with his awareness inside the box, his will to win and his finishing abilities.
I felt sick. Really sick. Why was i feeling like this on probably the biggest day of my life so far?
Was it the train journey? Or could it be the chips i'd just had from Lou Macari's chip shop?