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Leaked: Could This Be Manchester United’s Next Away Kit?

Here’s a look at one of Manchester United’s rumoured away kits for next season, according to rumours surfacing, particularly via Twitter. The Red Devils will wear the three-striped brand from next season on and this all-white number could be featuring around Premier League grounds from next autumn. First look! @ManUtd‘s next away strip – real or fake? http://t.co/O0Q30N4KYE pic.twitter.com/20obs0BA5V — Barclays …

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Falcao Scores Absurd Goal

No not that one…   Brazilian Futsal legend Falcao is considered by many to be the best at the smaller but more skillful version of the beautiful game. Currently 37 years old, the futsal legend recently took part in an exhibition match back in Brazil… and he went and done the bad thing. Nutmegging two players before smashing the ball …

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95% Of All Shirt Sales in Manchester Are United

And they say if you’re from Manchester you support City…   A recent study of the eight most popular Premier League teams shirt sales has revealed some sorry news for The Sky Blue faithful. The study, conducted by SportsDirect, focused on the the 8 most popular Premier League teams (Arsenal, Aston Villa, Chelsea, Liverpool, Newcastle, Manchester City, Manchester United and …

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Liverpool: Another Lucas Renaissance

Here David Kennedy analyses the importance of Reds midfielder Lucas to Brendan Rodgers’ improving Liverpool side.   Early season optimism was building and building as Liverpool supporters longed for their beloved Crazy Reds to return to competitive action after a long summer break. Even without Luis Suárez, intrigue and anticipation awaited Brendan Rodgers side’s return to Premier League action at …

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Lucas Is The Unsung Hero Of Liverpool Progress

Has the rot stopped at Liverpool? New tactics, players bedding in, whatever we attribute it to, one thing is undeniable. Lucas Leiva’s return has been huge.    Liverpool began the season slowly which led to poor results and shock defeats to smaller clubs in the league but in recent weeks they have gained a bit of momentum and have narrowed the …

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Tractor Boys Set To Go Top: Brighton vs Ipswich

Mick McCarthy’s Ipswich Town travel to Brighton tonight in a game which pits the struggling Seagulls against the third-placed Tractor Boys. A hefty Irish international contingent are once again set to feature in McCarthy’s starting line-up as they aim to make it two wins in a row following their 3-1 win over Millwall. Another Irish addition in Paddy Kenny could take …

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Southampton’s Midfield Migraine

Southampton boss Ronald Koeman has a job on his hands to now keep his soaring Saints from dropping out of their lofty nest near the top of the Premier League tree.  Injuries to two of his midfield mainstays, Victor Wanyama and Morgan Schneiderlein will make life difficult for the Saints’ immediate future as Koeman hopes to keep his fantastic side in a …

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Norwegian Liverpool Super-Fans Name Child ‘YNWA’

No this is not a joke, unfortunately. ‘Ynwa’ will celebrate her fifth birthday with a trip to see Liverpool at Anfield.  How do you even pronounce it, that was our first thought…well second thought behind thinking how incredibly silly this whole thing is. But for anyone wondering, little ‘Ynwa’ of Northern Norway is pronounced ‘Yee-nwa’. Speaking to the Liverpool Echo, Ynwa’s …

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Former Celtic Player Craig Burley Gets Worst Tattoo In History

Craig Burley, what have you done? Former professional footballer Craig Burley is no stranger to our screens, often providing his analysis and insight on the finer points of the game. However, his judgement has come under a mountain of scrutiny following his decision to get the following tattoo. After betting his friend that Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres would not …

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Everton Boss On The Ropes Amid Mirallas Penalty Debacle

Everton’s dull 0-0 draw at home to West Brom continued their woeful form of late but the decision of Kevin Mirallas to disobey team orders and take a first half penalty, which he missed, highlights the lack of leadership on a sinking ship, writes Stephen Loftus. A rather uneventful Monday night game was turned into a nightmare for Roberto Martinez …

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Five Talking Points From Man City Vs Arsenal

After a fantastic and somewhat unexpected 2-0 victory for Arsenal away at the Etihad, John Murphy looks at some of  the talking points.    1. What A Massive Win For Arsenal Arsenal’s last seven trips to Manchester had resulted in six losses and one draw. In these fixtures they conceded a total of twenty goals while scoring just six. Prior …

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Video: Return Of The 4-4-2 For United?

Is this what all Manchester United fans have been waiting for? Louis Van Gaal has stated that a diamond midfield creates more chances.      After a dreadful first half performance against QPR on Saturday afternoon, United fans were heard chanting 4-4-2 from the stands at Loftus road. Louis Van Gaal finally reacted to his fans wishes and changed the …

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Five Talking Points From QPR Vs Man Utd

Today, Manchester United were beyond poor once again yet somehow they escaped with a deceiving 2-0 victory at Loftus Road. John Murphy runs through the talking points.  1. Falcao Deserves More LvG’s treatment of the highly rated Columbian over the past few weeks has been borderline bizarre. Having left him out of the squad against Southampton last weekend, The Iron Tulip …

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Austin & Manchester City Boss Are Top Men In December

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini and Queens Park Rangers striker Charlie Austin have claimed the Barclays Awards for the month of December. Manuel Pellegrini has been named Barclays Manager of the Month for December after guiding his Manchester City side to five wins and a draw over the festive month. Pellgrini’s side scored 14 and conceded just four during a …

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David Vs Gaal-iath: How is Louis Getting Away With It?

After a miserable performance against Southampton at Old Trafford, it was revealed that United now have the same amount of points as this time last season under David Moyes. Taking this into account and the fact that United have now taken three points from just one of their last five fixtures, John Murphy wonders just how much longer can The …

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Southampton’s Midfield Migraine

Southampton boss Ronald Koeman has a job on his hands to now keep his soaring Saints from dropping out of their lofty nest near the top of the Premier League tree.  Injuries to two of his midfield mainstays, Victor Wanyama and Morgan Schneiderlein will make life difficult for the Saints’ immediate future as Koeman hopes to keep his fantastic side in a …

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