Posts Tagged "Manchester United"

Which Way Next For Manchester United?

By on May 8, 2013 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

It’s a truism, of course, but for the supporters of other clubs it is a fact that perhaps bears to be repeated. There is an entire generation of Manchester United supporters that have never known any other manager. Having been in charge at Old Trafford for twenty-six and a half years, Alex Ferguson has come to define this particular football club and it should...

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Bring On The Champions… Again

By on Apr 22, 2013 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

There had probably been some amongst who had been hoping that a home defeat at the hands of Manchester City and a draw away to West Ham United might have been the start of a wobble that might drag things out to the end of the season, but in the end, the juggernaut just kept rolling. Indeed, within fifteen minutes of kick-off at Old Trafford, Manchester...

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Is It Time For A Post-Match Cooling Off Period For Managers?

By on Jan 23, 2013 in Latest, Opinion | 0 comments

The language used by the Football Association can be most perplexing at times. In the aftermath of Sunday afternoon’s one-all draw at Tottenham Hotspur Sir Alex Ferguson was up to familiar tricks, holding the officials – and in particular assistant Simon Beck – responsible for his team dropping two points after having led for most of the match,...

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No Need For Further Hysteria Over Rio Ferdinand

By on Dec 9, 2012 in Latest, Opinion | 0 comments

Thirty minutes after kick-off in this afternoon’s Manchester derby, the individual responsible for controlling the Greater Manchester Police’s Twitter account noted that, “Man arrested outside stadium on suspicion of ticket touting. Brings total arrests for today‚Äôs football operation so far to… one!” It was, perhaps, a little on the...

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