From the Stands – United vs Crystal Palace

From The United Stands

A lovely sunny day in Manchester, a spectacle that occurs once every four years, played host to the final league game of the 2016/17 season as a youthful looking United beat a flip-flop wearing Crystal Palace side 2-0 thanks to goals from debutant Man of the Match Josh Harrop and Paul Pogba. Leading up the … Read more

From The Stands: Manchester United v Celta Vigo

From The United Stands

United are going to Stockholm! Everyone who isn’t a United fan is piping up about scraping through this semi-final against a mediocre Spanish side, but they’re not in a European Final, so who cares? United booked a place in the EUFA Europa League final showdown against the youthful talent of Ajax on May 24th at … Read more

The Brothers That Bled Red

Manchester United

Gary and Phil Neville have just shy of one thousand Manchester United appearances, more trophies than Chelsea and Manchester City combined and more medals than the United States Olympic Swimming team. Although they may be disliked by most outside of the red half of Manchester (mostly Gary), they are true united legends both on and … Read more

Reflections on Manchester United 2-0 Chelsea

From The United Stands

Is this an Easter Sunday revival? Manchester United defied the odds and convincingly, yes convincingly, beat league leaders Chelsea at Old Trafford. Goals from Marcus Rashford and stand-out performer, Ander Herrera sealed a massive three points for the Reds, whose quest for a top four finish is still very much alive. Mourinho’s team selection raised … Read more

Manchester United v Chelsea Preview

Match Preview

The Champions-elect visit Old Trafford this Sunday as Manchester United return to Premier League action against Chelsea. Antonio Conte’s side seem to have the title all but secured, despite a hiccup against a spirited Crystal Palace side last week they are seven points clear of rivals Tottenham. However, if the Blues were to lose on … Read more

Reflections on Manchester United 1-1 Everton

From The United Stands

The Theatre of Draws yet again didn’t disappoint. Although this time the Old Trafford ‘faithful’ were treated to a couple of goals as United snatched a point at the death against a very hard working Everton side as the match finished 1-1. Jagielka forced a shot through De Gea’s legs on 22 minutes to give … Read more