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#Old Trafford

# old-trafford - Friday 1 July, 2016

Ryan Giggs to leave Manchester United after 29 years
# The Long Goodbye
From The42
# The Long Goodbye

Ryan Giggs to leave Manchester United after 29 years

Jul 1st 2016, 2:30 PM 23,813 Views 55 Comments

The Welshman joined the club as a 14-year-old but Jose Mourinho’s arrival has already had its consequences.

# old-trafford - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Borussia Dortmund attacker set to become Jose Mourinho's second signing at Man United
# Taking The Mkh
From The42
# Taking The Mkh

Borussia Dortmund attacker set to become Jose Mourinho's second signing at Man United

Jun 28th 2016, 1:53 PM 12,626 Views 17 Comments

A deal for Henrikh Mkhitaryan is expected to be concluded this weekend.

# old-trafford - Sunday 19 June, 2016

End of an era: Ryan Giggs set to leave Manchester United after 29 years
# All Change At Old Trafford
From The42
# All Change At Old Trafford

End of an era: Ryan Giggs set to leave Manchester United after 29 years

Jun 19th 2016, 6:32 PM 17,390 Views 23 Comments

A reduced role under Jose Mourinho isn’t appealing for the 42-year-old club icon.

# old-trafford - Sunday 5 June, 2016

Old Trafford gives Mourinho raucous welcome
# Debut
From The42
# Debut

Old Trafford gives Mourinho raucous welcome

Jun 5th 2016, 10:30 PM 14,405 Views 11 Comments

The former Chelsea boss originally agreed to manage an “England” team consisting of former internationals, musicians, actors and other celebrities.

# old-trafford - Monday 23 May, 2016

Silverware and emergence of gifted youngsters came too late for Louis van Gaal
# Comment
From The42
# Comment

Silverware and emergence of gifted youngsters came too late for Louis van Gaal

May 23rd 2016, 9:35 PM 5,721 Views 21 Comments

Too much of the Dutchman’s reign was uninspiring while failure to qualify for the Champions League couldn’t be tolerated.

It's official: Louis van Gaal has been sacked by Manchester United
# It's Over
From The42
# It's Over

It's official: Louis van Gaal has been sacked by Manchester United

May 23rd 2016, 8:45 PM 46,486 Views 101 Comments

The Dutchman says he’s ‘very disappointed’ that the proposed three-year plan has ended prematurely.

Jose Mourinho will manage Olly Murs and Jack Whitehall on his next visit to Old Trafford
# Anti-climax
From The42
# Anti-climax

Jose Mourinho will manage Olly Murs and Jack Whitehall on his next visit to Old Trafford

May 23rd 2016, 6:01 PM 11,829 Views 15 Comments

The Portuguese is due to be in the dugout at this year’s Soccer Aid on 5 June.

# old-trafford - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

'The mistake is entirely mine': Devastated security boss takes blame for Old Trafford bomb scare
# Big Apology
# Big Apology

'The mistake is entirely mine': Devastated security boss takes blame for Old Trafford bomb scare

May 17th 2016, 8:21 AM 39,637 Views 58 Comments

Manchester United’s offer to refund fans could cost the club up to £3 million.

# old-trafford - Monday 16 May, 2016

Mayor slams 'fiasco' after fake bomb left in Man Utd toilets after training drill
# Old Trafford
# Old Trafford

Mayor slams 'fiasco' after fake bomb left in Man Utd toilets after training drill

May 16th 2016, 7:26 AM 23,421 Views 44 Comments

There are calls for a full inquiry.

Panic and fear as Old Trafford is rocked by 'code red' confusion
# First Hand Account
From The42
# First Hand Account

Panic and fear as Old Trafford is rocked by 'code red' confusion

May 16th 2016, 12:10 AM 3,805 Views 2 Comments

Kris Voakes was among the 75,000 hurriedly evacuated from the Theatre of Dreams on a worrying day for football.

# old-trafford - Sunday 1 May, 2016

I'll be at Man Utd next season, says Van Gaal
# LVG
From The42
# LVG

I'll be at Man Utd next season, says Van Gaal

May 1st 2016, 1:00 PM 6,339 Views 28 Comments

‘Every week for six months I have been ‘sacked’, and yet I am still here.’

# old-trafford - Monday 18 April, 2016

'He's a really good manager, to be honest', says the crowd favourite Louis van Gaal got rid of
# No Hard Feelings
From The42
# No Hard Feelings

'He's a really good manager, to be honest', says the crowd favourite Louis van Gaal got rid of

Apr 18th 2016, 12:09 PM 12,416 Views 3 Comments

‘I appreciate that he was very honest since the beginning’, says Javier Hernandez about the under-pressure manager.

# old-trafford - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Man United honour club legend Sir Bobby Charlton with renaming of Old Trafford stand
# Immortalised
From The42
# Immortalised

Man United honour club legend Sir Bobby Charlton with renaming of Old Trafford stand

Apr 3rd 2016, 2:57 PM 9,403 Views 14 Comments

A ceremony took place before United’s game with Everton.

# old-trafford - Friday 11 March, 2016

'Making my debut at Old Trafford was not as nerve-racking as you'd expect'
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

'Making my debut at Old Trafford was not as nerve-racking as you'd expect'

Mar 11th 2016, 7:25 AM 7,502 Views 1 Comment

Cork City midfielder Gearóid Morrissey on his stint in England and his recent return home.

# old-trafford - Sunday 28 February, 2016

'So insipid, so weak, so pussy-footed': Graeme Souness tore into Arsenal's performance
# Scathing
From The42
# Scathing

'So insipid, so weak, so pussy-footed': Graeme Souness tore into Arsenal's performance

Feb 28th 2016, 5:20 PM 10,468 Views 10 Comments

The Sky pundit didn’t hold back with his criticism after the Gunners’ 3-2 defeat.

Louis van Gaal handed Premier League debuts to three youngsters in vital Arsenal victory
# Faith In Youth
From The42
# Faith In Youth

Louis van Gaal handed Premier League debuts to three youngsters in vital Arsenal victory

Feb 28th 2016, 4:48 PM 9,791 Views 17 Comments

The success of the club’s youngsters this term ensures the oft-criticised Dutchman will be assured of a positive legacy.

As it happened: Manchester United v Arsenal, Premier League From The42
Live Feb 28th 2016, 1:17 PM

As it happened: Manchester United v Arsenal, Premier League

# old-trafford - Friday 26 February, 2016

Will United learn from thumping loss to Arsenal and other Premier League talking points
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Will United learn from thumping loss to Arsenal and other Premier League talking points

Feb 26th 2016, 6:00 PM 5,506 Views 3 Comments

Louis van Gaal was left embarrassed by the Gunners earlier this season.

# old-trafford - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Manchester United without 13 players for tonight's crucial Europa League game
# Depleted
From The42
# Depleted

Manchester United without 13 players for tonight's crucial Europa League game

Feb 25th 2016, 1:16 PM 7,714 Views 13 Comments

Louis van Gaal has named 8 academy players in his 18-man squad.

# old-trafford - Monday 15 February, 2016

Manchester United to name Old Trafford stand after Bobby Charlton
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

Manchester United to name Old Trafford stand after Bobby Charlton

Feb 15th 2016, 11:35 AM 5,780 Views 5 Comments

The unveiling of the new name will take place at United’s home game against Everton on 2 April.

# old-trafford - Friday 5 February, 2016

Mourinho edges closer to Manchester United job as rumours intensify
# On His Way?
From The42
# On His Way?

Mourinho edges closer to Manchester United job as rumours intensify

Feb 5th 2016, 11:39 PM 12,898 Views 44 Comments

The ex-Chelsea boss has held talks about replacing Louis van Gaal this summer.

# old-trafford - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Ronaldinho had everyone thinking 'what if' after thrilling the crowds at Old Trafford yesterday
# Magician
From The42
# Magician

Ronaldinho had everyone thinking 'what if' after thrilling the crowds at Old Trafford yesterday

Nov 15th 2015, 3:38 PM 12,741 Views 6 Comments

The Brazilian conjured a brilliantly-entertaining performance in David Beckham’s Unicef charity game.

'Manchester United don't need a philosophy, they need attacking football & goals', says Ginger Prince
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

'Manchester United don't need a philosophy, they need attacking football & goals', says Ginger Prince

Nov 15th 2015, 11:21 AM 6,159 Views 5 Comments

Paul Scholes also heaped praise on youngster Jesse Lingard after his recent good performances.

# old-trafford - Saturday 14 November, 2015

David Beckham and Paul Scholes rolled back the years at Old Trafford this afternoon
# Matchforchildren
From The42
# Matchforchildren

David Beckham and Paul Scholes rolled back the years at Old Trafford this afternoon

Nov 14th 2015, 4:14 PM 13,709 Views 19 Comments

Like they were never gone.

# old-trafford - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Former Manchester United striker suffered kidney failure earlier this year
# He Scores A Goal
From The42
# He Scores A Goal

Former Manchester United striker suffered kidney failure earlier this year

Nov 4th 2015, 5:28 PM 12,122 Views 13 Comments

Andy Cole is still recovering after falling ill back in the summer.

# old-trafford - Sunday 1 November, 2015

12 years ago today, a skinny Portuguese teenager scored his first goal for Man United
# Whatever Happened To Him?
From The42
# Whatever Happened To Him?

12 years ago today, a skinny Portuguese teenager scored his first goal for Man United

Nov 1st 2015, 2:42 PM 10,051 Views 27 Comments

It all began for Cristiano Ronaldo with a scrappy free-kick against Portsmouth.

# old-trafford - Friday 23 October, 2015

Beckham and Zidane name star-studded squads for their charity match at Old Trafford
# A-Listers
From The42
# A-Listers

Beckham and Zidane name star-studded squads for their charity match at Old Trafford

Oct 23rd 2015, 9:47 AM 10,576 Views 24 Comments

A British and Irish team take on the Rest of the World in aid of UNICEF next month.

# old-trafford - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Ferguson: If Ryan Giggs retired earlier, he'd be United's manager by now
# Management Material
From The42
# Management Material

Ferguson: If Ryan Giggs retired earlier, he'd be United's manager by now

Oct 7th 2015, 12:05 AM 4,340 Views 10 Comments

Fergie says Giggs could have taken over from him, had he stopped playing earlier.

# old-trafford - Friday 2 October, 2015

Fergie and Beckham to be reunited at Old Trafford once more
# Charity
From The42
# Charity

Fergie and Beckham to be reunited at Old Trafford once more

Oct 2nd 2015, 10:20 AM 6,024 Views 8 Comments

For one night only.

# old-trafford - Thursday 1 October, 2015

7 times Manchester United v Arsenal lived up to the hype
# Rivalry
From The42
# Rivalry

7 times Manchester United v Arsenal lived up to the hype

Oct 1st 2015, 4:00 PM 4,710 Views 7 Comments

The two meet this Sunday at 4pm at the Emirates Stadium.

# old-trafford - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Mata magic gets Man United up and running
# The Is The Juan
From The42
# The Is The Juan

Mata magic gets Man United up and running

Sep 30th 2015, 10:02 PM 15,264 Views 30 Comments

Wolfsburg had taken the lead early on.

# old-trafford - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Man United are sitting top of the Premier League table tonight
# Lofty Heights
From The42
# Lofty Heights

Man United are sitting top of the Premier League table tonight

Sep 26th 2015, 5:17 PM 17,635 Views 89 Comments

A 3-0 victory over basement club Sunderland coupled with Man City’s defeat sees Louis van Gaal occupy top spot.

# old-trafford - Friday 25 September, 2015

James Wilson has signed a new contract at Manchester United
# Sign Here Please
From The42
# Sign Here Please

James Wilson has signed a new contract at Manchester United

Sep 25th 2015, 6:44 PM 6,158 Views 3 Comments

The young striker is in Louis Van Gaal’s future plans.

Wayne Rooney has new boots and they are fairly awful
# Electro Flare
From The42
# Electro Flare

Wayne Rooney has new boots and they are fairly awful

Sep 25th 2015, 11:57 AM 9,399 Views 13 Comments

Rooney will wear them for the first time against Sunderland at Old Trafford this weekend.

# old-trafford - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Opinion: John O'Shea is the man to save Sunderland
# Sheasy
From The42
# Sheasy

Opinion: John O'Shea is the man to save Sunderland

Sep 24th 2015, 11:00 PM 5,839 Views 13 Comments

The Black Cats lie firmly rooted to the foot of the Premier League table.

# old-trafford - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Man United youngster Pereira caps full debut with a goal, Martial can't stop scoring
# Teenage Kicks
From The42
# Teenage Kicks

Man United youngster Pereira caps full debut with a goal, Martial can't stop scoring

Sep 23rd 2015, 10:00 PM 18,211 Views 17 Comments

Wayne Rooney also found the back of the net as United saw off Mick McCarthy’s Ipswich Town.

# old-trafford - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Memphis is right... players should celebrate goals against former clubs
# Don't Worry Be Happy
From The42
# Don't Worry Be Happy

Memphis is right... players should celebrate goals against former clubs

Sep 16th 2015, 8:22 PM 4,781 Views 8 Comments

Do we read too much into a players body language after hitting the back of the net against past employers?

# old-trafford - Friday 11 September, 2015

Louis van Gaal's honesty the best policy as Man United's season continues on a knife-edge
# Frenzy
From The42
# Frenzy

Louis van Gaal's honesty the best policy as Man United's season continues on a knife-edge

Sep 11th 2015, 6:13 PM 5,395 Views 10 Comments

The Dutchman needs to temper both the highs and lows – they can’t continue to exist at such extreme levels.

# old-trafford - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Through all the changes at Old Trafford, an unlikely Antrim youngster remains
# Paddy Power
From The42
# Paddy Power

Through all the changes at Old Trafford, an unlikely Antrim youngster remains

Sep 10th 2015, 5:00 PM 25,497 Views 18 Comments

After breaking into the first-team last season, Paddy McNair is liked and trusted by Louis van Gaal.

# old-trafford - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

'No issue between Van Gaal and De Gea'
# DDG
From The42
# DDG

'No issue between Van Gaal and De Gea'

Sep 8th 2015, 10:25 PM 7,620 Views 10 Comments

The Manchester United playmaker is in no doubt that his Spain team-mate will be welcomed back into the fold, despite being frozen out so far this season.