Posted on 23 August 2015
Manchester United 0 Newcastle United 0
Following the euphoria of United’s winning return to the Champions League, it was back to the bread and butter of the Premier League and the visit of Newcastle United to Old Trafford.
United welcomed former assistant manager Steve McClaren back to Old Trafford as the away team manager. McClaren, of course, was Sir Alex Ferguson’s right-hand man in 1999 when United completed the historic treble and was revered for his coaching skills, but has not really hit the same heights as a club or international manager since then. Read the full story
Posted on 19 August 2015
Manchester United 3 Club Brugge 1
The Theatre of Dreams opened its curtains once more as it staged the return of the Champions League.
There is something special about European nights at Old Trafford, the atmosphere, the floodlights, the anticipation among the fans and not least the chance to see the best teams and players in Europe visit the famous stadium. Read the full story
Posted on 15 August 2015
Aston Villa 0 Manchester United 1
Over the last two decades, United’s record at Villa Park is an exemplary one to say the least as Aston Villa have not beaten the Old Trafford side at home in the Premier League since August 1995.
That was the infamous defeat that produced the quote ‘You can’t win anything with kids’. This time they did just that with the kid Januzaj winning the match. Read the full story