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Manchester United – David Moyes Has Injuries to Deal With

Posted on 5 Nov, 2013, by in Soccer

Even with their recent wins in league and European competitions, David Moyes has problem to worry about: Injuries to Jonny Evans and Rafael Da Silva, who didn’t make it in one piece from the trip to Craven Cottage, in which they beat Fulham 3-1. More

Manchester United – Wayne Rooney Tries Too Much

Posted on 24 Oct, 2013, by in Soccer

Victories should provide a calming effect on a team that’s going through a rough period, but Manchester United can’t even seem to enjoy their wins, in another tepid display of weak midfield and one Wayne Rooney who did provide the best moments of attacking football for the team, but also tried to do a little bit too much on his own, fading away as the match progressed. More

Manchester United – Wayne Rooney & Robin Van Persie Save the Day Again

Posted on 3 Feb, 2013, by in Soccer

On one end it was Robin van Persie, this time not as a scorer, but as a goal-line savior. On the other end it was Wayne Rooney, in excellent form of late, enjoying a huge Fulham mistake to give him and Manchester United the only goal of the match, and a 10 point lead on top of the Premiership. More

Manchester United – Robin van Persie Hides Everything That’s Wrong

Posted on 27 Dec, 2012, by in Soccer

Alex Ferguson still doesn’t have a single defensive player he can trust, or a goalkeeper he knows won’t be a culprit in one of the goals Manchester United concede in a match. So what? Comebacks have nothing to do with them. They have everything to do with Javier Hernandez and Robin van Persie, brilliant and clutch despite everything that goes on. More

Manchester United – Wayne Rooney Shines in Tactical Mayhem

Posted on 2 Dec, 2012, by in Soccer

Tactics? What are tactics? Alex Ferguson continues to let his players go gung-ho in their attempts to erase all of their defensive mistakes. That is just fine with Robin van Persie and Wayne Rooney, thriving in the tactical mayhem that has become the breeding ground for these Manchester United comebacks. More

Manchester United – Robin van Persie is All You Need

Posted on 29 Nov, 2012, by in Soccer

Two schools of thought in football: One says that results are all that matter, and it doesn’t matter how you win. The other says that ability, good or bad, in the long range, will eventually catch up with you. It’s easy to understand that after another bad game, decided after only 33 seconds, Alex Ferugson is hoping the first school of thought determines the fate of Manchester United. More

Manchester United at Wolves – Too Easy For League Leaders

Posted on 18 Mar, 2012, by in Soccer

Wolves haven’t won at home since December 4, so there wasn’t much hope the bottom ranked team in the Premier League would actually stop Manchester United’s stride towards their fifth league title in six years. Still, a 0-5 home defeat as Ronald Zubar picked up two yellow cards in 11 minutes while Javier Hernandez broke his league scoring drought with a brace. And to think United lost 2-1 on their last visit to the Molineux. More