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Manchester United sign off 2015/16 with FA Cup win at Wembley

May 22, 2016 Stretford-end 1

Manchester United ended the season with a trophy – the FA Cup – in a entertaining final that saw substitute Jesse Lingard net the winner in extra time. It was a quality strike, worthy of […]

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Remembering the brilliance of the FA Cup..

May 21, 2016 Stretford-end 0

Eric Cantona helps Manchester United towards the double in 1994 “Que sera sera whatever will be will be, we’re going to Wembley – Que sera sera!”. Yes, the famous chant that has stood the test […]

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Preston NE vs. Manchester United view from the oppo

February 15, 2015 Stretford-end 0

Paul Huntington scores as Preston beat Sheffield United in the last round of the FA Cup The last time Manchester United faced Preston North End in any competitive competition was back in the 1971/72 season, […]


Chelsea 1-0 United: odd tactics and selections but no need to overreact

April 1, 2013 nameonthetrophy 9

Authors: Sleepy Nik and Doron Follow Sleepy_Nik and Doron on Twitter To Stamford Bridge again, for the third time this season. Crazily, there’s still a fifth meeting between the two sides to come and Chelsea […]

Wayne Rooney celebrates putting Manchester United 2-0 ahead against Chelsea in the FA Cup

Man United 2-2 Chelsea: midfield frailties, fatigue and some slack for Benitez

March 10, 2013 nameonthetrophy 12

Author: Doron Follow Doron on Twitter United hosted Chelsea for their third meeting this season in a third different competition. As things would pan out, both sides have two more meetings to come due to […]


Manchester United vs. Chelsea FA Cup: Fergie and Rafa reunited

March 9, 2013 Stretford-end 6

Manchester United & Chelsea meet at Old Trafford in the FA Cup quarter final Author: Doron Follow Doron on Twitter Having already had the pleasure of playing Chelsea twice this seasons, both times in London, […]

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Gary Pallister speaks about Manchester United & Chelsea

March 8, 2013 Stretford-end 0

Gary Pallister played for Manchester United against Chelsea in the FA Cup Author: Doron Follow me on Twitter Gary Pallster won three FA Cups with United, 1990, 1994 and 1996, after becoming England’s most expensive […]

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Talking Points: Liverpool 2-1 Manchester United (FA Cup)

January 29, 2012 nameonthetrophy 13

Authors: Doron and Nik Follow Doron and Nik on Twitter United travelled west to Liverpool for a 4th round FA Cup game at rivals Liverpool. With injuries yet again hitting the side hard, they lined […]

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Talking Points: Man City 2-3 Man United (FA Cup 3rd Round)

January 8, 2012 sleepy_nik 14

Author: Nik Follow Nik on Twitter United travelled the short distance to Man City today in an eagerly anticipated FA Cup 3rd Round game. Having lost two games in a row and conceded six goals […]