Posts Tagged "Manchester United"

Rivalries & Hatred

By on Sep 18, 2012 in Latest, Opinion | 0 comments

There was always something that left an uneasy feeling in the pit of the stomach about the post-Olympic craze for slating ‘football’ for its attitudes and behaviour, and there is still discomfort whenever anyone starts to discuss ‘decency’ with regard to the moral vacuum that is a professional sport-cum-business. Last night at Goodison Park,...

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The 200% Pre-Season Previews: Manchester United

By on Aug 13, 2012 in English League Football, Latest | 5 comments

Here we go again, then. This has been a summer of discontent at Old Trafford, with any activities in the transfer market comfortably overshadowed by the issuance of and reaction to a highly controversial IPO which has further divided supporters of a club which has seldom seemed ‘United’ in any sense other than in the continuing and relentless pursuit of...

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Another Twist In The Manchester United IPO Saga

By on Jul 31, 2012 in Finance, Latest | 2 comments

The problem with a fundamental breakdown in trust is that whatever the motives may be for any of the parties concerned, they will be viewed with suspicion by those on the other side. Even with our most level of heads on, however, it is difficult not to view the timing of the resubmission of Manchester Uniteds proposed Initial Public Offering (IPO) with at least one...

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100 Owners: Number 87 – Louis Edwards (Manchester United)

By on Jul 23, 2012 in History, Latest | 0 comments

It has, in recent years, become standard for some Manchester United supporters to sing songs regarding the death of Malcolm Glazer. The owner of the club inspires such extreme emotions amongst the clubs fan-base that it is possible to think that him and his family are the first group of individuals to have been involved in this club for reasons that may concern...

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