Champions of the world, that’s who. I’m elated. Celebrated Rooney’s goal like a loon. There’s been a lot of cynicism towards the merits of this tournament, mostly from bitter rivals – who’d secretly love to have the chance to be… Continue Reading
It was as I said yesterday. The unforgiving nature of the Christmas schedule lends itself to games that call for a good old fashioned scrap fest. Teams will come to Old Trafford, dig themselves a nice trench, build a wall… Continue Reading
United play their second game of the Christmas programme after returning as ‘Champions of the World’ from Japan. Thankfully, our clear dominance was rewarded against the joke of a team that was Stoke City — cue, ‘brave Stoke’s hearts broken’,… Continue Reading
Rooney scored the only goal of the game in the 73rd minute and Van der Sar denied Quito with quality saves to crown Manchester United as World Champions and officially the best club football team in the world (we already… Continue Reading
Manchester United take on Liga de Quito at the Yokohama International Stadium in 3 hours to play the Club World Cup final. You like it, you don’t like it, it doesn’t matter anymore because in 5 hours or so we’ll… Continue Reading
Much (MUCH!) has been made out of yesterday’s Champions League playoff draw and much more will be said between today and February when the damned matches actually start. Are Inter going to be too much for United? Will Jose beat… Continue Reading
I couldn’t catch it live. And watching the whole match on tape, with prior knowledge of the result, can do only so much to the excitement a live match can generate.
It’s the semi-finals of the World Club Championship — a tournament, despite my being happy if we lift the cup, I couldn’t care less about. To me, it’s a big distraction with an already crowded league schedule. The timing is… Continue Reading