Sir Alex Ferguson’s Top 5 Greatest Managerial Rivalries

alex fergusson statue at old trafford

What happened to the fury, the bitterness and the pure hatred between managers? That relentless desire to win, not only for the team but to get one up on your rival coach. We’ve gone from Jose Mourinho running around the pitch, launching his arms in the air in arrogant jubilation, to so-called ‘respect’ between managers. … Read more

Why Manchester United and Real Madrid have an Unbreakable Bond

casemiro playing for real madrid against man united in super cup

We all know about the tragedy of the Munich Air Disaster. The difficulties Manchester United faced after this and their European glory just 10 years later. But how did the club recover after such disarray and emotional ruin? Geoff Bent, Roger Byrne, Eddie Colman, Duncan Edwards, Mark Jones, David Pegg, Tommy Taylor and Liam Whelan, … Read more

Your guide to Man Utd’s Old Trafford redevelopment

old trafford stretford end pitch under artificial lighting

Do you risk destroying the soul of the club, to create a world class stadium or redevelop a decaying ground, which may never become ‘state of the art’ again? This is the predicament new co-owner Sir Jim Ratcliffe and his INEOS team face, after expressing their intent to improve the stadium. Old Trafford has been … Read more

Are INEOS a successful sporting organisation?

jim ratcliffe welcome to manchester billboard ineos

A global conglomerate group backed by the former richest man in Britain, what could possibly go wrong? INEOS is a chemical company which comprises 36 businesses in 29 countries around the world. They’re owned by Sir Jim Ratcliffe, who has a keen interest in sport and has diversified the businesses portfolio to begin ventures into … Read more

Will Marcus Rashford become a Man United legend?

Marcus Rashford

Eight years ago, a young lad from Wythenshawe broke onto the scene at Manchester United, scoring two goals on his debut against Midtjylland and then just three days later, another two against Arsenal. This young starlet changed his life in just 72 hours. On Wednesday 24th February 2016, hardly anyone had heard of him, but … Read more

How INEOS could save Erik ten Hag’s job

erik ten hag while head coach of ajax with mauricio pochettino when he was at tottenham

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