7 Reasons Why Gareth Bale Will Join In The Summer

24th April 2015, 11:57:50

Gareth Bale Manchester United Why the Welshman will become a Red next season.

Gareth Bale isn’t having a great time of it at present. Over midway through his second season after completing a world transfer record move to Real Madrid and the cracks are starting to appear in the relationship between player and club. It was a strong debut season for Bale at Los Blancos. He scored 22 goals in 44 appearances in all competitions. His brilliant individual run and finish helped overcome Barcelona in the Copa Del Rey final. A headed goal in the Champions League final against fierce city rivals Atletico helped secure Real their long targeted La Decima. Yet much like a musician’s oft quoted difficult second album, there appears little chance of repeating his heroics a second time around.


10 World-Class Players You Didn’t Know Man Utd Nearly Signed

12th March 2015, 16:09:13

Michael Sohn/AP How close did Arjen Robben come to signing for the Red Devils?

There are few clubs that polarise opinion like Manchester United. Love them or loathe them, you can never ignore them. United have been one of the biggest clubs in the world for decades and are one of the best supported clubs in the world.


10 Players That Must Leave In The Summer

11th March 2015, 10:14:36

Mike Egerton/EMPICS Sport Which United stars must be axed at the end of the season?

Come the end of the season there will be lots for Louis Van Gaal to ponder, particularly on how to reshape his squad in the summer transfer window.


5 Man Utd Players That Would Make Arsenal's XI

9th March 2015, 18:51:13

Martin Rickett/PA Wire Who would you include in a United/Arsenal mixed team if you were the gaffer?

This is certainly a favourite past time amongst football fans - picking dream teams by mixing around top players into an unbeatable lineup.


5 Unforgettable Last Minute Man Utd Goals

7th March 2015, 19:06:33

Matthew Ashton/EMPICS Sport Ashley Young's winner at Newcastle shows that United still have a thirst for late drama.

A knack that fans may have feared was lost since the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson in 2013 but Ashley Young’s goal this week has proven that United’s fighting spirit remains intact regardless of the manager in the hot seat. With the game seemingly set to end in a bore draw, Wayne Rooney harried the Magpie’s defence into a series of mistakes and Young finished tidily into the bottom corner to keep the Red Devils in the top four.


7 Tactical Alterations LVG Should Consider

6th March 2015, 13:53:05

Jon Super/AP The United manager still can't seem to get it right but what can he do to repel further criticism?

For a man hailed as a tactical genius, Louis Van Gaal has come under severe scrutiny over his strategic decisions this season. Recent pressure forced him to switch to 4-2-3-1 from a 4-1-3-2 diamond system against Sunderland and Newcastle and despite back to back wins, questions are still being asked about United’s style of play.


Newcastle May Have Lost The Match... But They Won The PR Battle With Man Utd

6th March 2015, 10:24:34

Richard Sellers/PA Wire Newcastle United 1-0 Manchester United...

It's the issue that has dominated both Newcastle United and Manchester United's respective agendas over the last 36 hours.


10 Things Eric Cantona Wants You To Forget

5th March 2015, 21:14:56

Neal Simpson/EMPICS Sport They'll never be anyone else like him.

Eric Daniel Pierre Cantona is an icon of the Premier League and revered by most modern-day football fans as a true genius of the sport.


Papiss Cisse Accepts FA Charge

5th March 2015, 20:15:05

Scott Heppell/AP Striker handed seven match ban...

Newcastle United and Papiss Cisse have accepted an FA charge in relation to the spitting incident between the Senegalese striker and Manchester United defender Jonny Evans.


10 Stats That Show Why Newcastle United Lost To Manchester United

5th March 2015, 19:14:36

Richard Sellers/PA Wire If Cisse doesn't score, Newcastle rarely win - and the Senegalese striker had an off day.

Newcastle United had held firm for 89 minutes at St James' Park - their backline looked solid and, although they had been far-from spectacular, the home side were heading towards a well-deserved and hard-fought point against Manchester United in the Premier League.


Papiss Cisse And Jonny Evans Charged By FA

5th March 2015, 18:03:52

Richard Sellers/PA Wire Both men punished following St James' spitting...

Newcastle United's Papiss Cisse and Manchester United's Jonny Evans have been charged by The FA following the spitting incident in Wednesday's game.


10 Biggest Sex Scandals In Football History

5th March 2015, 17:34:00

WWE.com Caught offside in the worst way imaginable...

After Sunderland player Adam Johnson was arrested on suspicion of relations with an under age girl, it is worth remembering that he is not the only footballer to have ever been caught out.


10 Things Roy Keane Wants You To Forget

4th March 2015, 13:56:56

Mike Egerton/EMPICS Sport Horror tackles, fan bashing, breaking verbal contracts, slamming team-mates, and plenty more!

Roy Keane is best known for his full-blooded displays at the heart of the Manchester United midfield for over a decade, captaining the Red Devils to many a trophy.


15 Worst Ever Man Utd Premier League Signings

3rd March 2015, 16:34:06

Mike Egerton/EMPICS Sport Injuries, culture shocks, loss of form, and just simply being pants all led to these being some horrendous signings

Every football club, no matter how successful, has their share of great signings and total duds. For every £22.8 million Luis Suarez, there’s a £50 million Fernando Torres, and for every £1.5 million Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, there's a £9.5 million Albert Luque.


10 Signings To Ensure Premier League Glory

27th February 2015, 14:43:43

Luca Bruno/AP Some tips for Louis Van Gaal on who to add to his summer shopping list.

After Sir Alex Ferguson left the Theatre of Dreams in 2013, there’s no denying that Manchester United have struggled.


Mats Hummels Move Will Happen In Summer

2nd February 2015, 20:54:40

Martin Meissner/AP German star will leave Dortmund this summer.

It might have been a mostly quiet transfer window for Manchester United, apart from clearing out some of the dead wood, but there is some good news that they can possibly cement their strong showing in the Premier League this season in the summer with a big name defensive signing.