Norwich v Man Utd: United Make It 2 Away Wins in 3 Days


1. Let’s be positive to start with. There are no Premier League away fixtures which are easy, for anyone, let alone for a United team with a mixed start to the season.  But the performance by United at Carrow Road was exceptional particularly in the first half and such performance made it look easy.  United […]

Man Utd v Arsenal: Man of the Match


Following yesterday’s result, United remain unbeaten in their last 13 Premier League games against Arsenal at Old Trafford since a 1-0 defeat in September 2006. United still have one of the sturdiest defences in the Premier League, surpassed only by Liverpool and Leicester City. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer made three changes from the 2-0 defeat to West […]

Man Utd v Arsenal: United Pulled Back by VAR Goal

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1. I am always of the opinion that if a player is good enough, it does not matter how old he is. That said, if there needed to be evidence that experience can be critical during a match, then today it was clear.  Both Tuanzebe and McTominay put in excellent performances in this game against […]

Man Utd v Leicester: The Foxes Beaten 1-0

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It was a game where surprisingly few, except the most die-hard United fans, had given the Reds much chance of a win, and this at the Theater of Dreams where United used to be considered as invincible. A difficult match was envisaged not just because the Foxes had been showing the better play in the […]

Man Utd vs Crystal Palace: Man of the Match

“The Manchester United fans still in the stadium look absolutely stunned,” reported Sky Sports at the final whistle. So were we all, in our homes and clubs. United had lost for the first time ever in the Premier League to Crystal Palace. The score: 1–2. United found it difficult to find a breakthrough in a […]