Reds seek momentum as Trotters visit

Phil Jones, Bolton v United

Sir Alex Ferguson’s side heads into the weekend fixtures seeking to overturn a run of two Premier League defeats in a row that have threatened Manchester United’s title ambitions. With morale high after victory over Manchester City in the FA Cup last week, Ferguson’s side faces Bolton Wanderers at Old Trafford in what should be […]

Reds seek Premier milestone in Bolton trip

Bolton v Manchester United

Sir Alex Ferguson welcomed his squad back to Carrington after the international break reporting no fresh injuries. Amid the dross that international football so often serves up, this is no small mercy. Ferguson is seeking the 200th Premier League away win during his reign, which recognises both the joy in useless statistics and that football […]

Hargreaves back for Bolton clash

Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers, Old Trafford, 19 March 2011

Injury-plagued midfielder Owen Hargreaves could return for Manchester United’s clash with Bolton Wanderers at Old Trafford today. The 30-year-old has played less than 10 minutes this season, after missing three months with a hamstring strain suffered on his comeback in November. But the Canadian-born player could be drafted into United’s back-four as Sir Alex Ferguson’s has […]

United slip to third away draw

Michael Owen

Sir Alex Ferguson returned to the Manchester United bench but could not prevent his side drawing a third straight Premier League game on the road. United’s defensive frailties came to the fore once again, with bright attacking play cancelled out by some loose play at the back. It hardly surprised, with the Reds unable to […]

Reds face tough Bolton trip

Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United

Sir Alex Ferguson will return to the Manchester United bench against Bolton Wanderers – baring a last-minute scouting trip to Wolverhampton of course – after his midweek Spanish sojourn. The Scot returns to lead United as the Reds look to maintain Premier League momentum after last weekend’s victory over Liverpool. The Reebok Stadium has been a happy hunting ground […]

Reds spank Bolton to regain summit

Dimitar Berbatov

In recent history Sir Alex Ferguson’s gamble in resting Rio Ferdinand, Park Ji-Sung and most pertinently Wayne Rooney at Bolton Wanderers may have backfired. But this is a Bolton side with a softer core than under Ferguson’s close friend Sam Allardyce and United ran riot to regain the Premier League lead despite the absentees. Although […]

United fully fit for Bolton trip

Dimitar Berbatov Bolton

For the first time in months Sir Alex Ferguson has an almost fully fit squad to choose from ahead of Manchester United’s trip to Bolton Wanderers this weekend. Wayne Rooney, Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes are fit for the Saturday tea-time kick off against Owen Coyle’s side, with John O’Shea and Owen Hargreaves also close. […]