Dec 01 2012

Is Rooney’s goal drought set to end?

Tag: Manchester United Players @ 7:28 am

Yesterday Sir Alex Ferguson insisted he had no problem with Wayne Rooney’s goal dearth despite the striker only scoring once from open play so far this season.

Rooney netted twice in the 4-2 win against Stoke City back in October and also converted a penalty in Braga but then missed from the spot during the 2-1 victory over Arsenal.

Sir Alex believes it’s only a matter of time before the England international is firing on all cylinders again in front of goal after he went close against West Ham when forcing Jussi Jaaskelainen to make a smart save.

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Nov 30 2012

Reading v Manchester United – United Favourites to Maintain Premier League Lead

Tag: Match Preview @ 1:22 pm

Reading v Manchester United
Premier League
Madejski Stadium, Reading
Saturday 1 December 2012
17:30 GMT

Manchester United will be looking to retain their lead at the top of the table when they go away to struggling Reading. United currently hold a one point advantage over rivals Manchester City.

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Nov 29 2012

From liability to re-liability, Fergie’s winning Raf-fle ticket

Tag: Manchester United News @ 4:34 pm

For a club like Manchester United that has made of attacking football its trademark, and whose wingers and strikers of past and present are still revered by the crowd, Old Trafford has seen its turf graced by a number of excellent defenders – some technically gifted, some not so but equally loved by the crowd for their commitment to the cause.

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Nov 28 2012

RVP bursts West Ham’s bubbles

Tag: Match Reports @ 10:25 pm

Robin Van Persie scored the fastest goal in Premier League this season as Manchester United maintained their spot at the top of the table after a less than comfortable 1-0 win against West Ham United. Continue reading

Nov 28 2012

United Look To Hammer The Hammers

Tag: Match Preview @ 4:38 pm

Manchester United welcome West Ham to Old Trafford on Wednesday night looking to extend their lead at the top of the Premier League.The Red Devils head into the game off the back of Saturday’s 3-1 win over Queens Park Rangers, a win that sent them top of the table after Manchester City were held to a 0-0 draw against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.

Once again United had to come from behind to take all three points, the ninth time in all competitions this season that they have come from behind to win. Coincidentally, the last time these two sides met, United had to come from 2-0 down to eventually win 4-2, but Sir Alex Ferguson will be keen for his side to stop falling behind and giving themselves an uphill task.

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Nov 24 2012

Will the real Manchester United please show up?

Tag: Match Reports @ 5:57 pm

Manchester United produced yet another comeback as they defeated QPR 3-1 at Old Trafford, courtesy of goals from Jonny Evans, Darren Fletcher and Javier Hernandez, momentarily regaining top spot on the Premier League table.

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Nov 23 2012

Every single one of us loves Alex Ferguson

Tag: Manchester United News @ 2:20 pm

Sir Alex Ferguson further cemented his legacy at Manchester United as the club honoured the Sir Alex by unveiling a statue outside Old Trafford earlier this afternoon.

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Nov 20 2012

Defeat, but this is no Istanbul inferno for United

Tag: Match Reports @ 9:43 pm

A relatively inexperienced Manchester United side suffered a 1-0 defeat against Galatasaray in front of an impressive crowd in Istanbul.

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