1. Jonny Evans' Latest Issue Highlights a Wider Injury Problem at Manchester United

    When Chris Smalling picked up a groin injury at Sunderland on 24 August, Manchester United fans rued the defender’s bad luck. It was a similar feeling when Phil Jones sustained a hamstring injury playing for England on 8 September...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 6 days ago 5,323 reads 16 comments

  2. Angel Di Maria and Ander Herrera Symbolise a New Era at Manchester United

    Manchester United have made a sluggish start to the season. One win from five Premier League games is simply not good enough. In Angel Di Maria and Ander Herrera, however, Louis van Gaal has two players who can rejuvenate the current squad...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 8 days ago 8,300 reads 11 comments

  3. Tyler Blackett's Promising Start Hints at a Bright Future at Manchester United

    In a summer of change at Manchester United , in which Danny Welbeck’s sale and Radamel Falcao’s signing has stirred debate, the promising start to the season made ...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 14 days ago 15,396 reads 38 comments

  4. Why Phil Jones Will Star for Manchester United This Season

    Manchester United have made a sluggish start to the season, but Phil Jones has been the star performer in Louis van Gaal ’s new-look side...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 21 days ago 4,466 reads 7 comments

  5. Manchester United's Summer Signings Signal a Move Away from a 5-3-2

    Manchester United ’s summer signings provide Louis van Gaal with the chance to move away from the 5-3-2 formation that has seen his players struggle in the opening four games of the season...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 28 days ago 21,098 reads 64 comments

  6. Why Angel Di Maria Would Be a Perfect Signing for Manchester United

    In the last 12 months, Manchester United have desperately lacked pace and creativity in attack. Performances have been lethargic, typified by slow and predictable build-up play...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 1 month ago 7,939 reads 6 comments

  7. Manchester United 2014/15 Season Preview: Tactics, Key Players and Predictions

    In just a matter of weeks, Louis van Gaal has introduced exciting, dynamic and winning football at Manchester United ...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 1 month ago 8,192 reads 16 comments

  8. Why Juan Guillermo Cuadrado Would Be a Superb Signing for Manchester United

    Any signings Manchester United make this summer must be able to fit into Louis van Gaal 's newly introduced 5-3-2 formation —and that's why Fiorentina ' s Juan Guillermo Cuadrado would be a superb acquisition...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 1 month ago 22,668 reads 66 comments

  9. Why Tom Cleverley Faces His Last Chance at Manchester United

    Tom Cleverley made his Manchester United debut three years ago to the week. Having struggled to live up to his billing as a future star since then, the midfielder has one final ...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 1 month ago 4,885 reads 7 comments

  10. What Does Louis van Gaal's 5-3-2 Mean for Manchester United?

    Much of the pre-match buzz surrounding Louis van Gaal’s first game in charge of Manchester United focused on the tactics and formation the Dutchman would adopt against LA Galaxy...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 2 months ago 44,652 reads 168 comments

  11. Why Patrice Evra Was One of Manchester United's Best-Ever Players

    “ Manchester United are inspired by Manchester United, not by Liverpool or by any club,” said Patrice Evra , in an interview with Norwegian TV2 earlier this year...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 2 months ago 15,688 reads 64 comments

  12. Reasons Why Javier Hernandez Looks Set to Leave Manchester United

    It’s the 90th minute of Manchester United ’s home game against Aston Villa last season and Javier Hernandez is running at breakneck speed to get onto the end of a superb cross from Adnan Januzaj ...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 3 months ago 18,535 reads 94 comments

  13. Arsenal Defender Thomas Vermaelen Is the Wrong Player for Manchester United

    With Manchester United losing arguably their greatest-ever centre-back pairing in Rio Ferdinand and Nemanja Vidic this summer, newly appointed boss Louis van Gaal faces the difficult ...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 3 months ago 24,881 reads 83 comments

  14. Why Marouane Fellaini Should Leave Manchester United

    In three World Cup games for Belgium, Marouane Fellaini has played better football than he did during an entire season at Manchester United ...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 3 months ago 23,048 reads 132 comments

  15. Why Ander Herrera Is a Perfect Signing for Manchester United

    In Ander Herrera, Manchester United have signed the perfect player to remedy some long-standing problems in midfield...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 3 months ago 19,243 reads 8 comments

  16. 5 Manchester United Players Who Need a Big World Cup

    Following Manchester United ’s dismal 2013/14 campaign, this summer’s World Cup provides a number of players with a chance to impress ahead of the new season...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 4 months ago 6,446 reads 10 comments

  17. Why Manchester United Should Sign Barcelona's Alexis Sanchez

    Manchester United could do a lot worse than to send Barcelona a blank cheque for Alexis Sanchez this summer...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 4 months ago 12,440 reads 29 comments

  18. Eliaquim Mangala Would Be a Perfect Signing for Manchester United

    With Rio Ferdinand and Nemanja Vidic beginning new challenges away from Old Trafford this summer, Manchester United are in the market for centre-backs. One ideal signing would be FC Porto ’s Eliaquim Mangala ...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 4 months ago 11,673 reads 59 comments

  19. Bastian Schweinsteiger Would Only Be a Short-Term Fix for Manchester United

    If Manchester United managed to pull off the signing of Bastian Schweinsteiger from Bayern Munich, he would, at best, offer three or four years of quality service...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 4 months ago 21,172 reads 99 comments

  20. Why Memphis Depay Would Be a Risk for Manchester United

    On the face of it, Memphis Depay is precisely what Manchester United need this summer. Pacy, direct and unafraid to shoot, he’s one of the Eredivisie ’s brightest young players and a future star...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 4 months ago 16,614 reads 71 comments

  21. Why Manchester United Should Sign Jordy Clasie

    In a summer where Manchester United simply have to rebuild their midfield, it’s unsurprising that stellar names such as Toni Kroos , Cesc Fabregas and Arturo Vidal have ...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 4 months ago 27,254 reads 40 comments

  22. 5 Reasons Why Manchester United Don't Need Cesc Fabregas

    Manchester United ’s pursuit of Cesc Fabregas last summer was never likely to materialise, but 12 months on, there’s every chance of signing him from Barcelona...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 4 months ago 20,158 reads 122 comments

  23. Why Toni Kroos Is the Wrong Player for Manchester United

    Toni Kroos is an excellent footballer, capable of dictating the tempo of a game with his wide range of passing —but his lack of athleticism and mobility is a concern, which is why he’s the wrong player for Manchester United right now...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 4 months ago 39,955 reads 128 comments

  24. Why Manchester United's Move for Luke Shaw Makes Sense

    Luke Shaw has the potential to be one of the world’s best left-backs, and he is still just 18 years old. That is reason enough for Manchester United to make a move for him, per Jeremy Wilson of The Telegraph ...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 5 months ago 2,192 reads 6 comments

  25. Why Edinson Cavani Is the Wrong Player for Manchester United

    There’s absolutely no question that Manchester United must spend heavily this summer, but Edinson Cavani is not the answer...

    Chris Fleming Written by Chris Fleming about 5 months ago 9,815 reads 38 comments