Tag Archives: Manchester United

Crisis or Disaster
By A Alexander |

I was only 23 years old in February 1958 when the best football team of it’s day was decimated in an air crash in Munich which resulted in severe loss of life. Football fans everywhere were devastated and although I was at the time, and still am a Liverpool fan I appreciated the brilliance of [Read more]

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Give Davie Moyes a break
By A Alexander |

Man United supporters need to take a good look at themselves especially those who have yet to learn to win with dignity and more importantly lose with grace. It was no coincidence that Fergie retired when he did as he knew only too well that there would need to be a rebirth of a new [Read more]

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Ta Ta Wayne?
By A Alexander |

According to media reports Wayne Rooney is both angry and confused at his current treatment at the hands of Manchester United. Given that he was born confused the only piece of news concerns his feeling of anger or should that be frustration at failing to get his own way. Fans will recall the first time [Read more]

Roy Keane was correct
By A Alexander |

Well done to Roy Keane for daring to say that the referee’s decision which went against Manchester United was a correct call. The fact that he has attracted a plethora of hysterical comments from united sympathisers both inside and outside the TV studio is not relevant. Those concerned seem to have forgotten the service he [Read more]

Fouls plus blethering commentators and pundits
By A Alexander |

I watched the Chelsea Man U game on Sunday and as a neutral believe that Chelsea were robbed as the winning goal should have been disallowed for a clear offside. Another injustice was the red card given to Torres for alleged simulation, or to give it it’s popular name, diving. As a player who could [Read more]

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Has the FA backed itself into a corner?
By A Alexander |

The FA has rightly charged John Terry over the racist incident involving Anton Ferdinand, after the former England captain had been cleared following a similar action against him by the police. It would appear that there was insufficient proof beyond reasonable doubt that Terry had made the racist comments even although some other players supported [Read more]

The best league in the world Ma(ars)e
By A Alexander |

Last night’s European champions league final surely dispelled the FA’s self acclaimed status of “best league in the world” so lovingly bestowed upon the Barclay’s Premier League. On the turf of their very own National Stadium the winners of the so called best league in the world were absolutely thrashed by the internationally accepted best [Read more]