Manchester United fans will never forget that moment John O’Shea channelled his inner Zinedine Zidane to leave footballing icon Luis Figo red faced on this day, fifteen years ago. As was sung on the terraces when O’Shea played for United:... Read More | Share it now!
After the first game finished in a 0-0 draw, Manchester United beat Arsenal 2-1 in the replay, despite going down to 10 men and conceding a last minute penalty. This was the game in which one of the greatest ever FA Cup goals was scored. United then... Read More | Share it now!
The ashes of former Manchester United captain, Noel Cantwell, are to be scattered in Cork this afternoon. Cantwell passed away aged 73 in 2005. He was a cricket player before becoming a footballer and winning 36 caps for Ireland, scoring 14 goals. He... Read More | Share it now!
A fascinating football story hitting the big screen features Manchester United’s first Irish captain
A film is about to hit the big screen on what has been described as the greatest Irish football story you never heard. It documents a man who left Ireland following scandal to become a legend in Spanish football after saving Barcelona from... Read More | Share it now!
By Alex Irwin On a bitterly cold February morning, I set off from my home to Dublin Airport, to make the pilgrimage to Germany and to the site where 60-years-ago on that very day, 23 passengers on board the BEA flight 609 perished in the Munich... Read More | Share it now!
One of the very first people Liam Whelan met when he first arrived in Manchester in 1953 was Johnny Carey. The captain of the 1948 FA Cup winning side and the 1952 league winner was approaching the end of his career at this point. The new man, just off... Read More | Share it now!