Archives: Manchester United

What Would Fergie Do If He Was In Wenger’s Shoes?

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Sir Alex Ferguson has been through a lot in his 25 years as manager of Manchester United. Through a combination of man management, manipulating the press, psychology and outwitting opponents through his often surprising team selections, the Scot has continually … Continue reading

Remember the Name Paul Pogba, A Man United Star In The Making

Posted on by Michael Schwartz

On August 5, Manchester United honored Paul Scholes with a testimonial match in celebration of his retirement after a distinguished 17 year career with the Red Devils. It was a fantastic night for Scholes who closed his career with a … Continue reading

Man United’s Ferdinand, da Silva and Vidic Sidelined after Opening Weekend Win

Posted on by Joseph Weathered

Manchester United defenders Rio Ferdinand and Rafael da Silva have each suffered injuries over the opening weekend of the Premier League and United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has claimed that center back Nemanja Vidic could also miss games. The Associated … Continue reading

Manchester United Official History 1878-2002: Friday Flashback Videos

Posted on by Alex Muller

Friday Flashback Videos, EPL Talk’s regular weekly feature, has returned for the new season. And kicking off the 2011-12 Premier League season is a special treat: the official history of Manchester United from 1878 to 2002 (part 1). The 83 … Continue reading

Why Capello And Ferguson Must Tread Carefully With Tom Cleverley

Posted on by David Yaffe-Bellany

According to a well researched article by The Telegraph’s Rory Smith, Tom Cleverley is the heir apparent to Paul Scholes. Supposedly, the latest in the line of a number of English footballing messiahs has at last arrived, armed with wand … Continue reading

Wayne Rooney’s Hair Transplant in FIFA 12: Before and After Photos

Posted on by Alex Muller

FIFA 12 is all about authenticity, but they’ve taken it to a new level with the upcoming release of FIFA 12 by painstakingly upgrading Wayne Rooney’s hairstyle so his new hair transplant is plain to see. In the above photograph … Continue reading

Poll: Will Man City or Man Utd Win the Community Shield?

Posted on by Christopher Harris

I don’t think I’m going too far out on a limb here by saying that one of the two clubs we’ll see in the 2011 Community Shield will go on to win the 2011-12 Premier League title. Arsenal have had … Continue reading

Paul Scholes Ends Man Utd Career With a Trademark Scholesy Goal

Posted on by Christopher Harris

It was a fitting tribute to Paul Scholes’s final game for Manchester United. The ginger haired midfielder scored a trademark goal from 20 yards in his testimonial against the New York Cosmos (see above video). “I hope I have left … Continue reading

PES 2012 Gameplay Video: Manchester United vs Barcelona

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Tags: GameTrailers.com, Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 – FC Barcelona vs Manchester United Gameplay, PC Games, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 A new gameplay video has been released for Pro Evolution Soccer 2012, also known as PES 2012. The gameplay video features … Continue reading

Who is Going to Replace Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United?

Posted on by Michael Schwartz

When one thinks of Manchester United, Sir Alex almost immediately comes to mind. He represents, passion, pride, intellect, desire and most of all – winning.  For most United fans, the idea of the Red Devils being coached by none other … Continue reading

Manchester United 2011 US Tour: In Pictures

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Manchester United have completed their five-match preseason tour of the United States. In that time, they played in front of 288,450 people, with an average game attendance of 57,690. That average attendance would have been significantly higher if it wasn’t … Continue reading

Man United 2-1 Barcelona: Seen Through The Eyes of a New Fan

Posted on by Harry Cee

Let me start off by admitting that I am a new fan to soccer and I think, as a new fan, if the last five months are any indication, they’ve seriously gotten me interested in the sport.  I am almost … Continue reading

Manchester United vs Barcelona Friendly: Roll Call

Posted on by Christopher Harris

It’s hard to believe, but Manchester United’s summer tour of the United States comes to an end tonight after they play Barcelona in a rematch of the 2011 Champions League Final, at FEDEX Field in Landover, Maryland. Just think, one … Continue reading

Jack Wilshere and Wayne Rooney Grace FIFA 12 Cover in UK: Photo

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Jack Wilshere and Wayne Rooney will grace the cover of FIFA 12 in the United Kingdom when the popular video game is released this autumn. Wilshere, who was Arsenal’s player of the year last season, is an avid gamer as … Continue reading

Wayne Rooney’s Bicycle Kick Against City: Beautiful Animation

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The date was February 12, 2011. Up stepped Wayne Rooney in an important game against rivals Manchester City to score a sensational bicycle kick to win all three points. Now, months later, talented artist Richard Swarbrick has recreated the moment … Continue reading

Liverpool’s Midfield vs Man Utd’s Strikers: Bursting At The Seams

Posted on by Michael Schwartz

Having roster depth in the Premier League is crucial when trying to contend with the grind of the season which can consist of matches in both domestic and international competitions. Therefore, carrying a squad with a balanced mixture of youth … Continue reading

Man United Come First In The Second City After Win Against Chicago

Posted on by Lou Bruno

Most of us know that Saturday’s final score between Chicago Fire and Manchester United was 3-1 in the favor of the reigning champions of the English Premier League. Although this was not the first time that the Red Devils have visited Chicago, … Continue reading

Chicago vs Man Utd, DC vs Everton and Orlando vs Newcastle: Friendly Roll Call

Posted on by Christopher Harris

This weekend is another big one across the United States for preseason friendlies featuring Premier League clubs. Today, Manchester United plays Chicago in front of a sold-out crowd of 62,500 at Soldier Field. Newcastle United plays Orlando City at the … Continue reading