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Man United’s Christmas Treat


As most people around the world, unwrapped their Christmas gifts and opened the boxes to see what is in store for them, there was a big box awaiting Manchester United at Old Trafford, the Theatre of Dreams. At the end of 90 minutes, United found out what Santa had given them for Christmas; 5 goals, 3 points, dropped points for our rivals and the helping hand from referee Phil Dowd in sending Wigan Athletic’s Conor Sammon off in the 40th minute. Maybe with his belly, Phil Dowd probably thought that in the spirit of Christmas, he would assume the guise of Santa for the Old Trafford faithful. Read the full story

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United v Wigan: A Chalkboard Tactical Analysis


A comfortable home win for Man United against Wigan on Saturday, but yet again there’s a feeling of frustration tainting the victory in that United weren’t able to create more clear-cut chances and turn domination of possession into goals.

As Sir Alex stated himself in his post-match interview, “… we had a lot of the ball without doing anything with it. We seem to be playing our best football in the final 20 minutes. We need more quickness in our play, especially in the first half.”

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United x Wigan The Goals


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Man United defeated nine-man Wigan to draw level on points with Chelsea at the top of the Premier League (28 points). In the game where Wayne Rooney made his comeback, Patrice Evra broke the deadlock before half time while super-sub Javier Hernandez scored his seventh goal with an awesome header. Read the full story

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