Archives: Manchester United

The Sleeping Giants at Manchester United Might Finally Be Waking Up

Posted on by Sam Okpo
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When Sir Alex Ferguson gave his final, impassioned speech as manager on Old Trafford’s hallowed turf last May, he urged the Manchester United fans to stick with the new gaffer even through the tough times. After the win against Wigan … Continue reading

Top 5 Misconceptions About the Manchester Derby

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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In the build-up to Tuesday’s Manchester derby, which will be televised live on US television at 3pm ET on NBCSN, here are 5 misconceptions about the match between Manchester United and Manchester City: 1. Manchester United are more motivated than … Continue reading

WATCH Wayne Rooney Scores Goal From Halfway Line Against West Ham [GIF]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Wayne Rooney scored a remarkable goal for Manchester United against West Ham United in the Premier League Saturday with a long-range effort that sailed into the Hammers goal. It was reminiscent of the wonder goal that put David Beckham on … Continue reading

UEFA Champions League Quarterfinals: Predicting Who’ll Progress To The Last Four

Posted on by Matt Jones
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After a rip-roaring round of 16, the line-up for the Champions League quarterfinals was confirmed this morning. Given the quality of the teams remaining in the competition, we always knew we were going to be in store for some more … Continue reading

Where to Watch Friday’s UEFA Champions League Quarter-Final Draw Plus Our Predictions

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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Over the past two weeks, the UEFA Champions League has featured a number of stellar individual performances, both in dead-rubber games and crucial deciding encounters. We select the best performances and bring you the team of the Champions league last-16 … Continue reading

UEFA Champions League: What We’ve Learnt From This Week’s Round of 16 Games

Posted on by Matt Jones
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The quarterfinal line-up for the Champions League is complete after the second legs of the final four last-16 ties were played out this week. And if you cast your eyes over the teams that remain, this season’s tournament is shaping … Continue reading

Manchester United 3-0 Olympiakos: Match Report and Goal Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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In a turning of the tables, it was Manchester United not Olympiakos who qualified for the UEFA Champions League quarter final Wednesday night. From the first minute to the last, it was Manchester United commanding the pitch of Old Trafford. … Continue reading

David Moyes Needs to Change Manchester United’s Tactics to Accommodate Juan Mata

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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Manchester United manager David Moyes has his back against the wall if some media reports are to be believed. Despite signs that the manager was beginning to get the Red Devils turned in the right direction, time and again when … Continue reading

A Trio of Manchester United Books That Shine A Light On The Club’s History And Future

Posted on by Todd Simmons
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There are three books about Manchester United that are worth reading, and that combined may bring this season into a little better perspective. Two of them were published within the last year, but it’s best to begin chronologically with the … Continue reading

Manchester United Supporters Will Lift Their Club To One More Night Of European Glory

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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“Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we could be.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson Manchester United is staring at what could be its last Champions League home match for some time when it … Continue reading

Manchester United Boardroom Contemplating Replacing David Moyes as Manager: Daily Soccer Report

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Key members of Manchester United’s boardroom are contemplating replacing David Moyes as manager, while Louis van Gaal has been tipped as a potential replacement, according to sources to ESPN. According to the report, members of the Glazer family are now more … Continue reading

Manchester United 0-3 Liverpool: Rodgers Humiliates Moyes; Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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Manchester United barely put up a fight against Liverpool. The Reds absolutely embarrassed their hosts at the Theatre of Dreams with a sublime display. The most damning part of the monumental 0-3 defeat for Manchester United against Liverpool was that … Continue reading

Manchester United vs Liverpool & Tottenham vs Arsenal, Gameweek 30: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Today’s Super Sunday matches between Manchester United and Liverpool as well as Tottenham Hotspur versus Arsenal provide an opportunity to earn bragging rights. League positions matter today, but winning a local derby is often more important than anything else. As … Continue reading

New Live Chat Feature Debuts Sunday For Man Utd-Liverpool and Spurs-Arsenal Games

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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This Sunday, World Soccer Talk will debut a brand-new feature to our Open Threads. In addition to the usual (and popular) Open Thread where readers can join the conversation in the comments section while watching games, we’ll be offering a … Continue reading

The Top 5 Must-See Soccer Matches On Television This Weekend

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Derbies are one of the best things about the game of soccer. They encapsulate the passion that accompanies the sport superbly; pre-game banter, on-the-pitch confrontations, superfluous managerial gesticulations on the sidelines and swathes of over-the-top supporter fandom in the stands. … Continue reading

Soccer Wage Hysteria Is Misguided, Says Michael Owen

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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Former Liverpool, Real Madrid and Manchester United striker Michael Owen argues that soccer’s current salaries are justifiable, and says that footballers only earn as much as athletes do in other sports. The former England striker Michael Owen further stated that … Continue reading

Manchester United Shares Acquired By American Investment Firm

Posted on by Siddharth Dhruva
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With a reported new Nike kit deal worth €700 million seen as a major attraction, nearly a quarter of Manchester United’s shares listed on the NYSE have been secured by investment firm Baron Capital this week. Manchester United owners, the … Continue reading

Manchester United‘s 5 Likeliest Transfer Signings This Summer

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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The summer will be here before you know it, and so there’s no doubt that one club that will be busier than most in the transfer window will be Manchester United. Before I get to the 5 footballers who are … Continue reading