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Gordon Hill was a United pioneer in the USA


The 2-1 pre season defeat in Kansas City by the Wizards this morning was not the first suffered in America by Manchester United. The club has been visiting the country for decades while a number of former stars have either played there for a few years towards the end of their careers or started a new life on the other side of the world. One of those who may be remembered is Gordon Hill who was brought to Old Trafford by former manager Tommy Docherty in November 1975 for £70,000 from Millwall at the age of 21.
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Manchester send Derby out the county


MANCHESTER United qualified to the quarter final of the FA Cup with a massive victory against Derby County at Pride Park.

United will play either Swansea City or Fulham away in the next round.

Goals from Nani, Darron Gibson, Cristiano Ronaldo and substitute Danny Welbeck kept up Sir Alex’s side hopes of an extraordinary quadruple.

The gaffer made seven changes to his side that won at West Ham last weekend in the English premier league, with Ben Foster, England’s future goalkeeper, given a start.

The Reds started strongly and Derby keeper Stephen Bywater made a brilliant reaction save to deny Park Ji-Sung. After that, Luis Nani scored United first goal from a strict 20-yard shot that Bywater could not keep out. Read the full story

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