Dec 05 2015

United vs West Ham: The vote to attack

Tag: Match Preview @ 9:47 am

Manchester-United-v-West-BromIt’s fair to say the Tory government have ruffled a few feathers of late. Some members of the population have found themselves enraged at the idea that although Britain can’t afford to fund the NHS, it can afford another war in the Middle East.

What these people don’t realize is that the world we live in is not as predictable and linear as we might hope for. If it were there would be free education, no tax on tampons and Jamie Vardy would have been left in the egg he hatched from in Malia.

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Dec 04 2015

Rooney to miss West Ham game

Manchester-United-v-PSV-Eindhoven (2)Wayne Rooney will miss tomorrow’s game against West Ham United with a “nasty” ankle injury, Louis Van Gaal confirmed during his press conference on Friday.

Rooney’s injury is hardly going to be cause of much concerns among United fans given his dismal performances this season, although it is the latest setback for Van Gaal, who earlier this week lost Marcos Rojo to a serious shoulder injury.

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Dec 04 2015

Schweinsteiger defends LVG’s philosophy

Manchester-United-v-Newcastle-UnitedBastian Schweinsteiger has defend Louis Van Gaal’s tactical approach, insisting the Dutchman wasn’t to blame for the utterly dire football Manchester United have offered this season.

United and Van Gaal have been criticised by fans and pundits for serving up a robotic, sterile possession-based football, abandoning the attacking style they were famous for but Schweinsteiger believes Van Gaal’s methods will pay dividends.

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Dec 03 2015

United suffer new injury blow

MRojo031115Manchester United have been dealt a fresh injury blow as Marcos Rojo looks set for a long spell on the sidelines after suffering a serious injury shoulder.

The Argentina international, who has been frustrated by injury since signing for United in the summer of 2014, was injured in training on Wednesday and was immediately sent for a scan, which revealed he is expected to be out for a number of weeks and could need surgery.

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Dec 03 2015

Rio: “Neville’s future could be at United”

Tag: Manchester United News @ 12:36 pm

Gary-Nevilles-Coaching-CareerRio Ferdinand believes Gary Neville could become a successful manager at Valencia, hinting that Manchester United will do well to keep track of their former captain’s progress in Spain.

The former England international admitted Neville’s task won’t be easy at the Mestalla but insisted his former teammate could surprise a few observers and even put himself in the frame for the manager role at Old Trafford.

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Dec 03 2015

Fergie backs Neville to be a success

Tag: Manchester United News @ 8:33 am

Gary-Nevilles-Playing-Career (1)Sir Alex Ferguson has backed Gary Neville to be a success in his new job as Valencia manager, adding the former United captain has everything it takes to make an excellent manager.

Neville was a surprise choice for the La Liga club, although Fergie believes Valencia have made the right choice by appointing the England coach, who has all the qualities a coach needs to succeed.

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Dec 02 2015

[PICTURE] United message to Neville

Tag: Manchester United News @ 2:13 pm

Following Gary Neville’s surprising appointment as Valencia manager, United have sent a good luck message to their former captain.

Neville, who will officially take charge of Valencia on 6 December, will remain part of the England coaching team and some have already speculated managing the La Liga outfit is the first step towards landing the United job one day.

 


Dec 02 2015

Van Gaal “too selfish” for United

Tag: Manchester United News @ 8:58 am

Manchester-United-v-West-BromFormer Manchester United right-back Paul Parker has blamed Louis Van Gaal for scaring his players, accusing him of being too selfish for his side’s own good.

The former Holland manager has come under intense scrutiny this season as his side have played utterly dire football for the majority of the campaign so far, with fans and media united in showing their discontent at the lack of entertainment that has characterised United this season.

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