Archive for the 'Man Utd News' Category
Fratton Park is nto an easy place to go, let alone when your journey includes driving across London on a Saturday in December. Forget the match, just getting there was a harship and eventually we abandoned the car around 2 miles away and legged it as quickly as we could to get in to the ground on time. As usual, United were housed in what can only be called the ‘crap end’. Despite the awful facilities and crumbling concrete, we at least had the roof and in this weather that was worth the problem of the pillars in our way that supported it. The roof also keeps the noise in and means that the away fans can finally be heard over all the bell ringing and drum banging that irritates all vistors to Portsmouth. Read more
This was supposed to be a great day and the one on which we pretty much sealed the title. However, as you all know, things did not go to plan and we ended up on the losing end of a 4-1 score line. What started so well ended up so badly but it is still in our hands to make up for it. Read more
Going to Italy to see United is always a mix of excitement and trepidation. A great match lay ahead anxd a wonderful stadium awaited but then there were also the policing concerns and the fear we would lose to a dodgy deflection in typical Mourinho fashion. As it turned out none of those fears came true- the away Reds were treated reasonably and the home team did not score- and United walked away from Milan with their heads held very high. Read more
My opinion of a lot of our so called “supporters” went down during the Glazer takeover in which many either couldn’t be bothered to try and prevent it or were more than happy to just wait and see how things panned out but my opinion of some of them sank to an all time low after the Manchester derby.