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Shane Purcell

Hi, my name is Shane, I am an aspiring journalist and a Manchester United fan. My favourite United moment was Moscow 08. My Favourite match was the Michael Owen derby winner. My favourite United player is Ruud Van Nistelrooy.

June 23, 2018

Long gone are the days when groups of adolescents from Mancunian suburbs such as Gorton, Longsight, and Wythenshawe, etc would travel in their numbers to Old Trafford. T… Read more

June 17, 2018

Ruud Van Nistelrooy is regarded as one of Manchester United’s greatest ever strikers. The Dutchman spent five years at Old Trafford wearing the number 10 shirt and beco… Read more

June 14, 2018

During World War Two, Old Trafford was used as an army depot by the British military services. Manchester United still played home games at Old Trafford while this operat… Read more

June 9, 2018

Manchester United have announced that the club has an agreement with Shakhtar Donetsk to sign Brazilian midfielder Fred. It is likely that the player will go on to repres… Read more

June 5, 2018

Long before Manchester United fans associated an afro haircut wearing midfielder with Marouane Fellaini. They associated the afro haircut to none other than Remi Moses. P… Read more

June 4, 2018

Football hooligan firms are organised groups that purposely take part in violent or other anti-social behaviour surrounding football. Frowned upon in contemporary society… Read more

May 31, 2018

In 2018, those with any connection to Manchester United football club have remembered significant anniversaries of two important landmarks in the club’s history. On the… Read more

May 29, 2018

Kieran McKenna has just won the Premier League North with Manchester United’s U18s. After just two seasons of managing United’s youngsters, the Fermanagh man has … Read more

May 23, 2018

Andreas Pereira Has been at Manchester United since July 2012. A product of United’s academy, the player holds many technical and skilful qualities. Pereira first caugh… Read more

May 21, 2018

On the 25th November 1992, the Leeds United managing director Bill Fotherby rang Manchester United chairman Martin Edwards about the possibility of signing Denis Irwin. T… Read more

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