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Season Review 2014-15 – Player by Player

Last season in our player by player review, we made the point that the squad was unbalanced. Now we can add that it is also uneven in ability, wi...
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TACTICAL THOUGHTS: PADDY McNAIR

When Paddy McNair was selected for his debut match against West Ham, I had hardly heard of him. Louis van Gaal had to choose a youth team player ...
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TACTICS NEWS: SO WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?

United ended the season with a 0-0 draw at Hull City; a result confirming the relegation of the home side. It was a disappointing lacklustre fina...
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SLOW, QUICK, SLOW

MANCHESTER UNITED vs ARSENAL 17.05.2015 The result at Anfield on the day before this game meant that United were now secure in fourth place. ...
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4-1-4-WIN

CRYSTAL PALACE vs MANCHESTER UNITED 09.05.2015 Slightly nervy was the mood after United had lost three games; this made that previous success...
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TACTICAL THOUGHTS: OVERCOMING THE LOW BLOCK

After three successive defeats, each without scoring, it is clear that a pattern is emerging. In all three games United have had the majority of ...
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TACTICS NEWS: MEMPHIS DEPAY

United have announced that they have reached an agreement to sign the 21 year-old Dutch international Memphis Depay subject to the player passing...
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TACTICAL THOUGHTS: ALTERNATIVE TRANSFER TARGETS PART 2 – MIDFIELD AND ATTACK

In Part 1, we have considered transfer targets for the defence identifying the need for a right-back and a centre-back. Now we look at other area...
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TACTICAL THOUGHTS: ALTERNATIVE TRANSFER TARGETS PART 1 – DEFENCE

We’ve now entered the month of May where United fans are used to celebrate trophies the club has won. Of course, that hasn’t been the case in the...
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SQUEAKY ASS TIME

MANCHESTER UNITED vs WEST BROMWICH ALBION 02.05.2015 After successive defeats on their travels United were looking for some home comforts as ...
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