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Is Zlatan the best free transfer of all time?

February 27, 2017

Another day, another match-winning display from Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Our no.9 was instrumental in helping United lift the EFL Cup, scoring two vital goals with precision and power. One cannot help but ask whether Zlatan is in fact the greatest free transfer of all time. He’s made a total of 37 club appearances so far, scoring. Read More »

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Man Utd 2-0 Watford: Match Report, Player Ratings and 3 Things We Learned

February 14, 2017

With Mourinho’s men knowing that a win would take them to within a point of City before their trip to Bournemouth, United came out on the offensive and applied the pressure early as a flurry of first-half chances fell to Ibrahimovic, Mkhitaryan and Mata, who all failed to capitalise before a deflected Martial shot looped narrowly wide.. Read More »

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Man Utd 0-0 Hull City: Match Report, Player Ratings & 3 Things We Learned

February 3, 2017

With Tottenham, Chelsea and Liverpool drawing, and Arsenal losing, over the weekend, United knew that a win against Hull would help them close the gap on the top four. This knowledge seemed to push them forward in the early moments; with just one minute gone, Mkhitaryan raced onto a through ball past the defence only. Read More »

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Man Utd 1-1 Liverpool: 4 Key Questions

January 16, 2017

Now that the dust has settled on yesterday’s game – a high-intensity battle that ultimately ended in stalemate, here are four key questions to ponder and discuss. Did the crowd respond adequately to Mourinho’s challenge? After United’s win over Hull in the EFL Cup semi-final first leg, Mourinho demanded more from the fans at Old. Read More »

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Will Paul Pogba Become the Best Midfielder in the World?

January 2, 2017

Fan-favourite Ander Herrera has backed Paul Pogba to become “one of the best in the world” in an interview with Sky Sport’s Soccer Special: “When you are a midfielder you normally have some special qualities but he has everything. He can shoot, head and defend and he can dribble one-v-one, but he’s still 23. “He’s. Read More »

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As a New Year Begins, The Old United Return

January 1, 2017

Sir Alex, watching from the stands on his 75th birthday, must have felt deeply nostalgic as United came from 1-0 down to win 2-1 in dramatic style with goals from Martial, and 90 seconds later Pogba, in the closing minutes of the game. As a chorus of “We’ll never die, we’ll never die” rang out. Read More »

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Is a Top Four Finish Back On?

December 18, 2016

Following 4 wins on the bounce, including 3 in the Premier League, confidence is high and the boys are playing well. Jose is starting to look like the manager that we have all been waiting for since May 2013 when Sir Alex signed off with yet another league title. The win at West Brom was. Read More »

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Here’s why Manchester United and Westworld are basically the same

December 15, 2016

Watching United recently has been a bit like watching Westworld; like the hosts’ turbulent journey towards consciousness and self-determination in HBO’s philosophical sci-fi masterpiece, United have been struggling to break out of the post-Fergie narrative of relentless, looping mediocrity and achieve full actualisation of their true self. Having been programmed by Moyes and Van Gaal to behave predictably, and. Read More »

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Man Utd 1-0 Tottenham: Player Ratings

December 12, 2016

After 2 consecutive clean sheets and 2 goals for Miki, It’s certainly been a better week for MUFC than we’ve had for a while. United were convincing in the Ukraine on Thursday night, and equally impressive against Spurs yesterday, where the scoreline could easily have read 3-1 to United. Pogba had a great chance in. Read More »

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Can United qualify for the Champions League?

December 2, 2016

Let’s face it, the season hasn’t exactly gone to plan so far. I’m sure the directors, sponsors, Mourinho and the players had all expected that at this moment of the season we would be in a healthy position and in contention with 2 or 3 other teams for the title. United have certainly been under. Read More »