May 20 2015

De Gea: “I love the fans at United”

Tag: Manchester United News @ 10:27 am

Manchester-United-v-Arsenal (3)David De Gea scooped the Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year Award for the second consecutive season, as the 24-year-old was voted as the best Manchester United player this season.

The Spaniard was instrumental in ensure United returned to a top-four finish in their first season under Louis Van Gaal, as he produced a number of outstanding saves throughout the season and must now surely be considered among the three best goalkeepers in the world.

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May 20 2015

[Video] LVG steals the show at United’s Player of The Year Awards

Tag: Video @ 10:18 am

Louis Van Gaal stole the show with a rousing speech at United’s Player of The Year Awards on Tuesday night, claiming United were not far from Chelsea before, bizarrely, asking for a round of applause for the lady playing the saxophone. How can you not love this man?

May 19 2015

Falcao hints to United exit

Tag: Manchester United News @ 2:36 pm

Radamel Falcao might have dropped the biggest hint yet that his future lies away from Old Trafford, after thanking the fans for the “incredible support” this season.

The 29-year-old was substituted on Sunday and trudged off the pitch to a standing ovation, while on Tuesday he took to Twitter to thank the United supporters for what he described as an “unforgettable” season.

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May 19 2015

Mourinho: “I can’t stop Cech leaving for United or Arsenal”

Tag: Transfer Rumours @ 2:23 pm

hi-res-e73868e92601d9ead24010348b4c6a7f_crop_northJose Mourinho has admitted he can’t prevent Petr Cech from leaving Stamford Bridge to join Arsenal, Manchester United or PSG.

Speaking after Chelsea’s 3-0 defeat against West Bromwich Albion on Mondat night, the Portuguese manager said the future of the Czech Republic international was “out of his hands”.

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May 19 2015

Smalling: “United shouldn’t celebrate finishing 4th”

Tag: Manchester United News @ 7:46 am

Manchester-United-v-Arsenal (7)Chris Smalling has insisted Manchester United should not celebrate clinching a top four finish, which should simply been seen as a first step after last season’s turmoil.

Having finished seventh under David Moyes, Louis Van Gaal achieved the target of dragging the club back into the top four, although a return to Champions League football could be short-lived as United could face a tricky playoff tie in August.

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May 18 2015

[Video] LVG sings “Louis Van Gaal’s Red Army” with fans

Tag: Video @ 11:06 am

Louis Van Gaal’s first season at Manchester United has had its highs and lows but the Dutchman is undeniably earning himself a spot in the hearts of a lot of United fans.

Following Sunday’s 1-1 draw with Arsenal, the Dutchman stopped outside Old Trafford to sign autographs before joining with chants of “Louis Van Gaal’s Red Army.

Who wouldn’t want this arrogant, genius and lunatic of a man in charge of their football club?

May 18 2015

Five things we’ve learnt from United vs Arsenal

Tag: Match Reports,Opinion Piece @ 7:54 am

Manchester-United-v-ArsenalManchester United’s already slender hopes of finishing third are all but gone after Arsenal secured a late equaliser at Old Trafford on Sunday, meaning they’ll need one from their next two games to clinch third place.

United looked to have the game under control for an hour before allowing Arsenal back into the contest and will now have to settle for the Champions League playoffs.

Here’s five things we’ve learnt from Sunday.

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May 17 2015

Di Maria frustrated with first United season

Tag: Manchester United News @ 11:59 am

5540fbce4a95e_dggdAngel Di Maria has revealed he has been frustrated by his own performances this season, adding that he is capable of offering much more to the club than he has so far.

Arrived from Real Madrid for a club-record fee of £59.7m, the Argentine hit the ground running earlier in the season but has since been a shadow of his former self, hampered by a number of injuries while rumours linking him with a move away from United have increased.

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