Is Ashley Young Key To Manchester United's Top Four Hopes?

Is Ashley Young Key To Manchester United's Top Four Hopes?

Manchester United have been under par this season with a number of their big names such as Angel Di Maria, Robin van Persie, Juan Mata and Radamel Falcao failing to have the impact that many expected of them. However, Ashley Young has re-emerged under Louis van Gaal and he has been arguably the standout performer of the season with a number of key contributions. He has played both as a winger and a wing back for the club, showing his …
Manchester United v Sunderland Preview| Team News, Stats & Key Men

Manchester United v Sunderland Preview| Team News, Stats & Key Men

A week after what can be considered another blip in Manchester United's pursuit of Champions League football in the shape of a disappointing 2-1 away defeat to Swansea, Louis Van Gaal will be looking forward to bounce back in winning ways as they are set to host Sunderland come Saturday evening. Despite the fact that Man United have lost just twice in the last 20 games, the performances especially since the turn of the new year haven't been all convincing …
Manchester United v Southampton 13-14 | What did MUFC fans think?

Manchester United v Southampton 13-14 | What did MUFC fans think?

Manchester United vs. Southampton was last played in mid-October 2013, early in last season and when Red Devils fans still had high hopes for then-manager David Moyes, despite the club having endured their worst start to a Premier League season. Both games against Mauricio Pochettino’s Southampton last season ended in 1-1 draws; this one in dramatic fashion for the home side, when an Adam Lallana equaliser just before full-time devastated the Old Trafford faithful, who looked on course to move …
An Impressive Square Peg: Juan Mata Perfomance Vs Liverpool

An Impressive Square Peg: Juan Mata Perfomance Vs Liverpool

Juan Mata is a conundrum that refuses to be resolved at Manchester United. On 25th January, 2014, the seemingly mythical helicopter carrying the two-time Chelsea Player of the Year finally landed on Manchester soil. Many of the Old Trafford faithful hoped and believed that the beleaguered fortunes of the post Ferguson-era were soon to see an upturn, all by the swish of a Spanish wand. It was of course unrealistic to believe that a problem as complex and multifaceted as …
Michael Carrick: Will he be a United regular under Van Gaal?

Michael Carrick: Will he be a United regular under Van Gaal?

In July this year, Louis Van Gaal claimed that it would take at least three months before Manchester United's shoots of recovery would be seen poking through the dour concrete slab dropped onto the club during the David Moyes era. It's hard to imagine United's results getting much worse this season, yet moods of optimism and defiance still remain around Old Trafford, despite suffering yet another defeat to noisy neighbours Manchester City on Sunday. Three months is a long time …
Daley Blind: Statistical Analysis Of The Manchester United New Boy

Daley Blind: Statistical Analysis Of The Manchester United New Boy

Even if you fall on your face, you’re still moving forward                                                                                                                                 -Victor Kiam Retrospectively, these words are the best match to former Ajax “Golden Boy” Daley Blind. Son of Ajax legend and Champions League winning Captain Danny Blind, Daley carried a burden of expectations from a very early age. A product of the famed Ajax academy, he rose through the ranks of the club and established himself as one of the mainstays of the Ajax juniors side during the …
EPL in Brazil Part 3- Belgium: Hazard, Fellaini, Kompany, Lukaku stats

EPL in Brazil Part 3- Belgium: Hazard, Fellaini, Kompany, Lukaku stats

Part 3 of our World Cup preview series looks at one of the strongest teams making the trip to Latin America: Belgium. They are also well represented by the Premier League, with 11 players from the league (second in overall totals only to England).  Seen by many as dark horses to go all the way, and with good reason, let’s take a look at the players from the Premier League who can make the most impact this summer. Belgian defence …
Marouane Fellaini - The Enigma | 13/14 Compared to 12/13

Marouane Fellaini - The Enigma | 13/14 Compared to 12/13

When Ryan Giggs became the interim manager and put out his first starting 11 against Norwich, one of the obvious names that failed to even make the bench was the £27.5-million worth Belgian Marouane Fellaini. Arriving on the deadline day as the chaotic summer window closed, the wig sellers in and around Sir Matt Busby way were particularly thrilled, hurriedly importing dozens of afro wigs in the hope of making the most of his arrival. What made Manchester United go after …
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