When Manchester United needed a spark to give them the extra edge over their rivals on the eve of the 2012-13 campaign, they managed to secure one of the league’s hottest properties and Arsenal’s big gun. United will fall short again this time... Read More | Share it now!
‘Quietly effective’ and ‘will never meet the expectations of him’ were hardly verdicts my esteemed fellow Stretty News writers were anticipating to conjure up when giving their appraisals of world record signing Paul Pogba as... Read More | Share it now!
Since Sir Alex Ferguson retired, Old Trafford has become like a newlywed dream home. At first, everything is pristine, perfect, exactly the way you desire. No one can mess with it. Then, as if you really were asleep during those human reproduction... Read More | Share it now!
Many thought Manchester United were taking a desperate last roll of the dice when they acquired the proven services of Zlatan Ibrahimovic in the summer. Riddled by two lifeless atrocities in the post-Ferguson era, United needed something to wake them... Read More | Share it now!
Sometimes the hero crashes through the front door. Sometimes the thief slips in the back. Both can be champions. Manchester United slipped through Wembley’s back door in the EFL Cup final, stealing a three-two victory from a Southampton side only... Read More | Share it now!
José Mourinho was not hired as Manchester United manager because Louis van Gaal and David Moyes proved unable to recruit suitable players. That was Ed Woodward’s job. By all accounts, Moyes was in for Gareth Bale. Louis van Gaal wanted Thomas... Read More | Share it now!