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Man United fans will love these throwback interviews after 1994 FA Cup Final 

Man United 1994 FA Cup Final interviews.

It’s been a long time since Manchester United supporters could celebrate a trophy win, while winning a Treble or even a Double couldn’t be further from their thoughts right now.

There was a time though when the Red Devils winning multiple trophies in a season was a regular occurrence, with the Premier League and FA Cup Doubles of 1994 and 1996 being followed by an unprecedented Treble of 1999.

Man United’s 1994 team.

Roy Keane’s appearance on Monday Night Football this week got plenty of fans thinking of that 1994 team, one which often pales in the shadow of what Alex Ferguson’s sides would later achieve.

Keane was asked to pick his all-time Man United Premier League XI and with the likes of Denis Irwin, Gary Pallister, Paul Ince, and Bryan Robson all included, it’s clear that the Corkman retains a fondness for that team.

Aside from being great footballers, they had plenty of steel about them, with the aforementioned players joined by fellow tough customers such as Steve Bruce, Eric Cantona and Mark Hughes.

Spirits were high at Wembley.

The likes of Ryan Giggs, Lee Sharpe and Andrei Kanchelskis provided the flair as Ferguson’s men beat all before them, including Glenn Hoddles’s Chelsea in that year’s FA Cup Final.

After that 4-0 win at Wembley, the BBC caught up with a large portion of the team, with Irwin, Pallister, Keane, Ince, Brian McClair and Paul Parker all interviewed together in the corridors of the old Wembley Stadium.

The camaraderie is clear for all to see and it couldn’t be further from the current atmosphere in the Old Trafford dressing room, which has been the subject of multiple reports of unrest amongst the squad.

The sextet are giddy as they continually take the mick out of each other, with Keane suggesting that Ferguson had a go at Pallister at half-time and Parker’s assertion that a few pints would be had that night being met with faux-cheers.

A later segment involving Cantona, Hughes and Schmeichel also points to a winning mentality as the players don’t even seem too ecstatic about taking home another trophy – just another day at the office, so to speak.

Big task ahead at Man United.

It’s going to take a hell of a lot of work to take Man United back to the standards set by the 1994 team and the other sides that brought glory to the club’s supporters during Ferguson’s 27-year reign.

Incoming manager Erik ten Hag will know that as he gets his feet under his Old Trafford desk this summer, and fans can only hope that progress is made year-on-year in the bid to catch up with Manchester City and Liverpool.

While a period of success that Ferguson oversaw is fairly unlikely, another Double or two could well be part of Man United’s future, if the right decisions are made going forward, starting with a clear-out of the squad this summer.

Watch the post-match BBC interviews from the 1994 FA Cup Final below.

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