Ryan Giggs scores against Norwich City last season

Talking Points: Norwich City 1 – 2 Manchester United

February 29, 2012 nameonthetrophy 0

Authors: Doron and Nik Follow Doron and Nik on Twitter United travelled to Norwich knowing that City had won the day before. Rooney didn’t travel but United were able to call upon Ryan Giggs for […]

Paul Pogba

Pogba: time for United to be brutal

February 28, 2012 nameonthetrophy 19

Author: Doron Follow me on Twitter A few quick thoughts on Pogba given the papers have quotes from his agent today saying that United want him but there are other interested clubs and ultimately his […]

Man United

Unexpected success may beckon for United

February 24, 2012 nameonthetrophy 9

Author: Doron Follow me on Twitter Whilst the first team battle on against (mainly) City (but also themselves) for yet more league success; the Reserves and the Academy have both been somewhat over-performing – depending […]

Herzog's Child

We’re free to do whatever they want

February 21, 2012 nameonthetrophy 31

Author: Herzog’s Child Follow Herzog’s Child on Twitter Given the enormous brouhaha that emanated from the now tedious race-gate, one would be forgiven for thinking the sneering one’s refusal to shake the hand of someone […]

Sir Alex Ferguson shouting
Man United

Fergie to move upstairs?

February 20, 2012 Stretford-end 4

Author: Stretford_End Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed that he would like to ‘move upstairs’ in two or three years time when his legendary reign as boss comes to an end. Ferguson revealed […]

Evans vs Spearing
Aston Villa

Things: United and Liverpool haircuts; dancing babies and struggling managers

February 15, 2012 nameonthetrophy 1

Authors: Doron, Written Offside, Nik and Rob Follow Doron, Written Offside, Nik and Rob on Twitter Here arriveth the third installment of the “Things” column, covering random highlights and lowlights from last weekend’s football. Musings […]


Talking Points: Manchester United 2-1 Liverpool

February 13, 2012 nameonthetrophy 7

Authors: Stretford End, Doron and Nik Follow Stretford End, Doron and Nik on Twitter It’s sad really that many will expect to be reading about non-footballing issues on a piece written about a football game. […]

Sir Alex Ferguson Manchester United Chelsea

The Managerial Merry Go Round – Next Stop MUFC

February 10, 2012 Bricki 1

Author: Bricki Follow Bricki on Twitter We’ve been extremely lucky as Manchester United fans, we’ve had stability for over twenty five years in the management of our club. Whilst we have had changes in ownership, […]


Things: Giggs’ Pareto principle, Steve Bruce’s winger, “Scotty” and more…

February 8, 2012 nameonthetrophy 4

Authors: Doron, ManUtd24 and Rob Follow Doron, ManUtd24 and Rob on Twitter With the FA Cup taking centre stage last weekend, the “Things” column was brushed to one side. Now league football is back on […]

Javier Hernandez scores a late equalising header for Manchester United

Talking Points: Chelsea 3-3 Manchester United

February 6, 2012 nameonthetrophy 14

Authors: Doron and Nik Follow Doron and Nik on Twitter Manchester United were down in London to try and match City’s win over Fulham and go level on points again with their neighbours at the […]

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