Reports on the Mirror suggest that Sir Alex Ferguson is confident Robin Van Persie will join United.
With Wayne Rooney making his comeback tonight and England needing just a draw to qualify, the back pages are at their sensationalistic best, comparing Rooney to Pele and hailing him as the country’s saviour.
Today’s sport pages are unsurprisingly filled with news regarding Fabrice Muamba’s recovery, as the Bolton man began to breathe unaided and recognised family members. United, though, make the news anyway, with papers focusing on future transfers and the race for… Continue Reading
England defeat against Holland occupies the majority of sport pages today but, as usual, there’s plenty regarding Manchester United on the country’s tabloids and broadsheets.
Manchester United survived a late scare to progress to the next round of the Europa League. Despite losing 2-1 to Ajax at Old Trafford, United advance to the last 16 of competition after winning 3-2 on aggregate, but will be… Continue Reading
New year, new resolutions! 2011 brought United their long awaited 19th League title, an 8-2 win against Arsenal, a dramatic Charity Shield win versus Manchester City in August, and much, much more. No doubt Sir Alex Ferguson will want to… Continue Reading
Blackburn produced arguably the shock of the season so far by defeating Manchester United 3-2 at Old Trafford in an unexpected set back for the champions. A Dimitar Berbatov brace wasn’t enough to rescue United as goals from Yakubu and… Continue Reading
Dimitar Berbatov delivered a late Christmas present to United fans, scoring three in a 5-0 demolition of 10-men Wigan, to send Ferguson’s team joint top with Manchester City, albeit behind on goal difference. Park Ji Sung and Antonio Valencia also… Continue Reading