All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Manchester United’

Brooklyn Beckham Signs with Arsenal, Snubs Manchester United

Brooklyn Beckham, the 15-year-old son of soccer star David Beckham, has reportedly signed a short-term contract with Arsenal. After impressing coaches at a north London club, Brooklyn signed a one-year deal with the team, who jumped ahead of Chelsea and Manchester United, the first team that signed David Beckham when he was 17-years old. “Brooklyn is talented and he has …

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Cristiano Ronaldo: Is He Headed Home To Save Manchester United?

There is no denying that Cristiano Ronaldo is a man of extraordinary talent and determination. Perhaps he is far too driven at times. It’s hard not to cringe at the recent memory of the Portuguese captain playing through the World Cup while injured. Despite this, he played a crucial role in keeping Portugal in the mix a while longer. It’s …

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Radamel Falcao To Manchester United: Was It A Panic Buy?

So apparently Manchester United went out and spent the Moon and stars to buy cover for a position that is not actually a problem for the struggling club. Were we foolish to expect the close of the summer transfer window to be used wisely? Clearly so as the Red Devils have managed to acquire AS Monaco’s Radamel Falcao on a …

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Manchester United FC: Time To Face The Music

Burnley FC hosted Manchester United FC early Saturday morning. Two seasons ago, a match like this would have held but one predictable outcome for onlookers. Burnley, a side freshly promoted to the Barclay’s Premier League, would surely have been schooled at home by the formidable Red Devils. Instead, Manchester United’s match ended in a humiliating 0-0 draw. The result isn’t …

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Manchester United F.C. Suffers Unfortunate Setback

There’s no point in denying that Manchester United FC came off of a brilliant pre-season. The surge of positive energy and results could largely be attributed to the presence of new manager Louis Van Gaal. The United team also seemed determined to prove to the world that last season was a fluke, a minor setback. The United team certain has …

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Vanja Milinkovic Signs Deal with Manchester United

Yesterday, Manchester United finished its tour in the United States with yet another victory, this time over rivals Liverpool. The victory sealed the International Champions Cup for the British team which went 4-0-1 in its five game stretch in the States. However, the tour victory was not the only good news to come to Man U yesterday. According to its …

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Manchester United F.C. To Face Liverpool Rivals

Pre-season friendlies are supposed to be less serious affairs for Premier League teams. It’s thought of as more or less a chance to get recently transferred players acquainted with the style of play at their new clubs. It also gives club veterans a chance to get back into the swing of things, especially those returning from a month of grueling …

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Manchester United Unveils New Home Team Uniforms

Manchester United, one of the most well-known soccer teams throughout the world, this week revealed their new home side uniforms. Like previous home side Manchester United uniforms, the new look is mostly red. The jerseys also feature a ribbed crew neck collar with a hidden button. The uniform is manufactured by Nike, which claims to have used 3D body scans …

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Malcolm Glazer, Owner Of Buccaneers And Manchester United, Dies

Malcolm Glazer, owner and president of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, died on Wednesday morning. He was 85. The announcement came from the team. “Malcolm Glazer was the guiding force behind the building of a Super Bowl-champion organization. His dedication to the community was evident in all he did, including his leadership in bringing Super Bowls to Tampa Bay,” Roger Goodell, …

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Manchester United: Will Club Let An Outsider Lead?

We’ve heard the fanfare before. This time last season it was David Moyes being praised as the man to lead Manchester United into a new era. Branded Sir Alex Ferguson’s “Chosen One”, The Manchester United club expected that all that needed to be done was to hand the reins over to the former Everton manager. It was arrogantly assumed that …

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Chelsea FC: Is Jose Mourinho Headed To Manchester?

In the aftermath of David Moyes being fired from Manchester United FC, the hat is quickly filling with names of men that football pundits and fans alike think should replace him. One name stands out from the rest: Jose Mourinho. Despite his current turn at Chelsea FC, it is said that he was keen on the Manchester United job before …

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David Moyes: What Went Wrong For The Chosen One?

Perhaps the biggest mark against the now fired David Moyes is that despite being labeled “The Chosen One”, it was never a job that he had chosen for himself. Moyes said of his appointment that he was called over to the residence of Sir Alex Ferguson and told that he had the manager position at Manchester United FC. It came …

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David Moyes Soon To Leave Manchester United?

With approximately three weeks to go in the Barclays Premier League, Manchester United FC finds itself in a strange new place: A mid-table position. Mid-table games lack the drama of either title-challenging teams or those teams fighting to stay in the league. As such, it often doesn’t matter how well or how poorly teams in the mid-table region play. Aside …

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FC Bayern Munich Held To Draw At Old Trafford

I’ll be the first to admit that I was wrong regarding my previous prediction of Manchester United FC’s chances at Old Trafford against German champions FC Bayern Munich. They were not utterly devastated as I and many others expected. Instead, Manchester United defiantly held Bayern Munich to a 1-1 draw. The first half was scoreless despite Bayern’s dominance. United was …

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FC Bayern Munich vs. Manchester United: Predictions

Tomorrow marks the first leg of the clash of Champions League clubs FC Bayern Munich and Manchester United FC. It is also April Fool’s Day. The way Manchester United’s season has gone so far, for many onlookers the jokes practically write themselves. And yet some say it is simply unwise to downplay the chances of the former Barclay’s Premier League …

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Manchester United F.C Falls To Manchester City F.C.

Some people are surprised that Manchester United FC lost in spectacularly abysmal fashion to local rivals Manchester City FC 0-3. Whoever those people are…I imagine they’re just now joining us at this stage of the Barclay’s Premier League season. For those of us who have been watching all season long, this latest defeat is pretty typical of the Red Devils …

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Robin van Persie Out for Six Weeks

Dutch Manchester United striker Robin van Persie will be sidelined for four to six weeks due to a sprained knee sustained shortly after scoring against Olympiakos in the Champions League on Thursday. Van Persie, regarded as being one of the best strikers in the world, joined Manchester United in 2012, after leaving Arsenal as team captain. Van Persie was United’s …

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Manchester United F.C. Haven’t Got A Prayer

It was a fantastic Champions League win, one that Manchester United FC needed off of the back of an embarrassing home defeat to league rivals Liverpool FC. It may even be the psychological boost they need ahead of hosting Manchester City. However, anyone dreaming that the victory over Olympiakos some how signals that United is going all the way need …

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Liverpool F.C. Stake Title Claim At Old Trafford

It has been two long decades since former Manchester United F.C. manager Sir Alex Ferguson was able to boast of having knocked Liverpool F.C. off the club’s perch. Now Manchester United F.C. is a side struggling to get back on top of the same perch and failing miserably. Many have given the former champions the benefit of the doubt all …

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David Moyes To Take Over As Manager Of Manchester United

It looks like Manchester United officially has its replacement for Alex Ferguson, who stepped down as manager this week. Ferguson’s replacement will reportedly be David Moyes, who is said to have signed a long-term six-year deal, and will take over as Manager on July 1st. CNN tweets: Follow @cnni (image) CNN International @cnni BREAKING NEWS: Manchester United confirm Everton’s David …

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