How INEOS could save Erik ten Hag’s job

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The impossible job. Since Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement, managing Manchester United has been nothing short of a horror show. The inevitable demise chasing each contender like a black hole looming in the darkness. David Moyes lost the fans in 10 months, Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho, despite their pedigree, both faced the sack in … Read more

Was Jose Mourinho a failure at Manchester United?

Jose Mourinho

Just over 5 years on from Jose Mourinho’s sacking at Manchester United and opinion on the Portuguese managers tenure at the club is split. The initial atmosphere around the club after his departure was overwhelmingly positive, after a long period of toxicity and fall out’s. Mourinho had seemingly lost the dressing room weeks before his … Read more

Why football is losing its identity

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2014 The beautiful game… Football, a game which captivates the hearts of hundreds of millions around the world. A sport where misery can change to magic within just a split second. ‘It’s just a game,’ your mother may shout, but it’s not that, it’s more than that. It’s alive within us, like a bacteria, it … Read more

Man Utd’s biggest ever transfer bargains Ranked

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Who doesn’t love a transfer bargain? As a fan, seeing your club bring in a player for cheap, who’s typically unknown or has a vast mystery around his profile and watching him become a superstar is nothing short of amazing. Every big football club has dozens of scouts, scattered across the globe, searching far and … Read more

Who is Sir David Brailsford and what will he bring to Man Utd?

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Upon Premier League regulatory approval, Sir Jim Ratcliffe and INEOS’ 25% purchase of Manchester United will be complete. This comes over 13 months on from the Glazer family’s initial announcement they would be ‘exploring strategic alternatives’ for the club via a full sale or partial investment. Since Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement in 2013 and the … Read more

Top 10 foreign Man Utd players of all time

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Manchester United’s very foundations are built on the use of youth, typically coming domestically. Since 1937, 86 years ago, United have named an academy player in every matchday squad. However, with the globalisation of football and the emergence of huge conglomerates funding the game, an increasing amount of overseas talent has come to the English … Read more

Man United’s top 10 Scottish appearance makers

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Since the club’s formation in 1878, Manchester United have had players from all around the world. This has ranged from Ireland to Angola. However, until 1980, United never signed anyone from outside the British isles and thus their players would have almost always come from England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Outside of England, United have … Read more