Fergie guards against complacency ahead of Everton visit

Wayne Rooney

Sir Alex Ferguson says Everton will pose a significant threat to Manchester United’s title aspirations this weekend, with the in-form Toffees at Old Trafford on Saturday. But with just five Premier League games to go, victory against David Moyes’ men will leave United requiring just seven points to secure a 19th domestic league title. It’s […]

Video: Everton 3 – 3 United

Rooney-less Reds suffer late Goodison comeback

Nani Tim Cahill

Manchester United conceeded two very late Everton goals as David Moyes’ side came back from 3-1 down to snatch a draw at the death. Darren Fletcher, captain Nemanja Vidic and Dimitar Berbatov scored to seemingly seal United’s win on on Merseyside despite Wayne Rooney’s absence only to throw away the result in injury time. Until the […]

Goodison test awaits Rooney

Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney will play as Manchester United faces a test of mental strength, as much as quality, at Goodison Park this weekend. Although Everton’s poor league start is the worst in the David Moyes era, Goodison is likely to rock to the sound of bile with the return of United’s former blue to the ground […]

VIDEO: Everton 3-1 United

Lacklustre United well beaten

Manchester United Everton

Manchester United was heavily beaten at Everton yesterday afternoon as Sir Alex Ferguson’s Premier League title assault came off the rails in spectacular style. United hasn’t lost at Goodison Park in five years but the Scot’s side was hardly in the game once Everton levelled. Ferguson blamed fatigue but fans can question the apparent apathy. […]

United chase top in ‘massive’ game

Wayne Rooney

Manchester United will hit the Premier League summit – at least for a few hours – should Sir Alex Ferguson’s side beat Everton at Goodison Park Saturday lunchtime. With Chelsea due to play Wolverhampton Wanderers later in the day, United will reach top spot for the first time this year with victory over David Moyes […]

VIDEO: United 3 – 0 Everton

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Hungry United chew through Toffees

Darren Fletcher

Manchester United returned to Premier League action after the international break and moved to second place in the table with a convincing win over Everton. United, dominant for long periods, opened the scoring through Darren Fletcher’s outstanding volley and never looked back as Sir Alex Ferguson’s men kept Chelsea’s lead to five points. Fletcher beat […]

Injuries bite ahead of Everton visit

Manchester United v Everton

Mancheser United’s manager Sir Alex Ferguson finds his troops, returning from a two week international break, in less than fine shape. The Scot’s heart must sink in each of these windows. Definitely out of today’s match with Everton are Rio Ferdinand, Gary Neville, Danny Wellbeck and Fabio da Silva. Add to the list John O’Shea, Jonny Evans […]