Seeing the team-sheet for Manchester United’s game at the Emirates back in November 2014 was a bracing experience. Arsenal hadn’t lost a game at home for 15 months. And van Gaal’s side, with a taxing Christmas break on the horizon, … Continue reading
Category Archives: First Team
Latest information and news on the Manchester United first team.
Somehow Louis van Gaal has managed to survive a miserable December with his job intact. Now he must strike in the transfer market to bring the goals back to Old Trafford. In a Christmas period that saw Manchester United turn … Continue reading
Louis van Gaal could be without a number of stars for Manchester United’s FA Cup third round clash with Sheffield United at Old Trafford on Saturday. Phil Jones and Ashley Young were both withdrawn during Saturday’s 2-1 win over Swansea, … Continue reading
Mark Ogden once compared Manchester United in their present state to Britain after WWII. And yes, I know, 20th century politics has no real business in an article about football, but the analogy makes sense. Man United, after all, do … Continue reading
Remember Robin van Persie’s romping hat-trick against Aston Villa? That 33-minute tempest of attacking menace which gifted Manchester United their 20th league title with four games to spare? Of course you do. Who doesn’t? Well, that happened a mere two … Continue reading