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About Manchester United (ManU)

Manchester United Football Club, or Man U, is a English football club that primarly plays in the English Premier League. Based at Old Trafford, it is one of the most popular football clubs of the world. It is currently managed by Scottish football manager Sir Alex Ferguson. Manchester United has a long history dating back over a decade. The club was founded as Newton Health LYR Football Club in 1878 and the current name 'Manchester United' was adopted in 1902. The club is moved to Old Trafford in 1910. It now became one of the wealthies and most widely supported football teams in the world.

The current manager Alex Ferguson has won 37 major honours for the club since he took over in November 1986. The club holds several records.

Records of Manchester United

  • Won most number of trophies in English football
  • 19 Premier League titles
  • 11 FA Cup titles
  • 4 League Cups
  • 19 FA Community Shields
  • 3 European Cups
  • 1 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
  • 1 UEFA Super Cup
  • 1 Intercontinental Cup
  • 1 FIFA Club World Cup
  • 1 "Treble" of Premier League in 1998-99 - Winning Premier League, FA Cup and UEFA Champions League

Managers

David Moyes

Within a year after his appointment, Manchester United has sacked David Moyes as manager on April 22, 2014 following a disappointing season for the club. Manchester United have not qualified for the Champions League and were out of contention for the English Premier League title when Moyes was sacked.

Veteran player Ryan Giggs was appointed as interim manager for Manchester United. According to sources, Giggs was out of contention for the role of full time manager. Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal is a strong contender for the role of full time manager.

Manchester United players

The Manchester United Football club has several high profile players including Edwin van der Sar, Gary Neville, Patrice Evra, Owen Hargreaves, Rio Ferdinand, Wes Brown, Michael Owen, Anderson, Dimitar Berbatov, Wayne Rooney, Ryan Giggs, Chris Smalling, Park Ji-Sung, Javier Hernandez, Nemanja Vidic, Michael Carrick, Nani, Paul Scholes, Fabio, Rafael.

Manchester United and Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo used to play as the winger in the ManU team. In July 08, ManU supporters seems to have become moved with the 'slave' comments. Ronaldo is suddenly moved from hero to zero in the eyes of the supporters. Brazil's football great Pele suggested Ronaldo to honour his ManU contract and not think of shifting to the Spanish club, Real Madrid. However, Ronaldo was not sorry over saying he is a slave.

Speaking on their Championship League's match against Inter Milan, he termed the match is a time to kill or be killed.

Celebrity fans of Man U

Justin Timberlake is a fan of ManU.

Successor to Sir Alex Ferguson

The search to the Successor to Sir Alex Ferguson as the Manager of the Manchester United club is in progress. Several Players and Personalities have expressed their choice of successor to the club.

Former captain of Man U Bryan Robson has voted for Jose Mourinho as he has all the credentials to fulfill the 'next to impossible task' of succeeding Ferguson.

Sir Alex Ferguson, on 3 December 2012, said that Jose Mourinho is a worthy candidate to replace him as coach at the Manchester United Football Club. "He can manage anywhere, absolutely. I would never think a guy who hasn't played a game could be a top coach but then you've got to look at his personality. He's got a marvellous, strong personality and that bridges that gap." said Ferguson about Mourinho.

Timeline

  • 28 October 2012: Manchester United beat Chelsea 3-2 in a Premier League match. van Persie and Hernandez scored goals in 12th and 75th minute respectively, while Luiz scored a self goal on 4th minute.

Manchester United in News

Curb Energy Consumption
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NABUfit Global Signs Peter Schmeichel as NABUfit Global Ambassador
On December 11, 2015, NABUfit Global Inc. (OTCQB: NBFT) entered into an ambassador agreement with Peter Schmeichel, the former goalkeeper for Manchester United.

Manchester United Announces Partnership With Nexon Korea
Manchester United has today announced an exciting new partnership with Korean based online games developer and publisher, Nexon.

La Tri Stomps Into New York With a Player Roster That Will Transform a Friendly Match With Argentina Into a Soccer Battlefield
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - March 19, 2015) - The Ecuador National Football team called star players Enner Valencia and Antonio Valencia amongst others for an international friendly match against Argentina. Enner Valencia, known to the Mexican soccer fans for his contributions to the Mexican Liguilla's Club Pachuca, had his breakthrough performance during World Cup 2014

Media Alert: The Countdown for the Return of the Albiceleste to the Northeast in Friendly Matches Against Ecuador and El Salvador Begins
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - March 10, 2015) - Argentina's National Football team goes head to head with El Salvador and Ecuador in friendly matches with key players in place. The complete player roster for friendly matches scheduled later this month in the Northeast has been confirmed. Amongst the confirmed players is Barca's star, Lionel Messi

Glo, Kirusa Launch InstaVoice Services in Ghana
Mobile World Congress - Mobile telecommunications operator, Glo Mobile, and Kirusa, a leader in voice messaging and social media mobile apps in emerging markets, today announced the launch of InstaVoice Messaging, InstaVoice Celeb and InstaVoice Sports, on the Glo Mobile network in Ghana.

Two Times World Champion, Argentina's National Football Team to Face El Salvador's National Football Team in Washington, D.C. on March 28 and Ecuador's National Football Team on March 31 in New York
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - February 26, 2015) - CMN Events today announced that Argentina will play El Salvador on March 28 at 4:00 p.m., EST at FedExField in Washington, D.C. and Ecuador on March 31 at 7:30 p.m., EST at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Both matches fall on what is termed "FIFA dates," which means that club teams must release players to the national teams

United: LIVE in Jakarta
- Special one day festival featuring live music acts and Manchester United Soccer Schools - Free Live screening of Manchester United Vs Leicester City - Appearances from club legends, Denis Irwin and Louis Saha Manchester United has today announced the second leg of its United: LIVE fan party, taking place on Saturday 31st January 2015 in Jakarta, Indonesia

HiLITE City, One of India's Largest Mixed Use Development Project Enters the Limelight
Business Wire IndiaHiLITE City, one of India’s largest mixed use development projects, has got instant nation-wide recognition for its unique features. The City houses a business park, a shopping mall and premium residential apartments besides providing various other amenities

Teleperformance USA Is Recognized by the 2014 Aon Hewitt Best Employers(TM) Program
SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwired - December 01, 2014) - Teleperformance, the global leader in outsourced multichannel customer experience management, today announced that its operations in the United States have been certified by Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health solutions business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), in its Aon Hewitt Best Employers™ program

Manchester United Launches UNITED: LIVE
Manchester United has today announced details of its new fan event -- UNITED: LIVE. Aimed at sharing the excitement, history and tradition of the world famous club, United: LIVE will bring fans together to celebrate everything Manchester United.

Shinhan Card and Manchester United Ambassador Ji-Sung Park Host Football Clinic in Korea
Children from local schools invited to participate in football session Hardest working participant received a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Old Trafford Manchester United legend, Ji-Sung Park has joined forces with the club's Official Financial Services Affinity Partner for South Korea, Shinhan Card to participate in a football clinic with underprivileged students

Aon Hewitt Announces the 2014 Global Aon Hewitt Top Companies for Leaders
Aon Hewitt, the global talent, retirement and health solutions business of Aon plc (NYSE: AON), today announced the 2014 Global Aon Hewitt Top Companies for Leaders®. GE, IBM, Hindustan Unilever Limited, General Mills, Inc. and ICICI Bank Ltd. round out the top five organizations named to the list.

Nissin Launches Manchester United Animation
Manchester United's Official Global Partner, Nissin, has today unveiled its global marketing campaign entitled 'Hungry to Win.'

Manchester United Announces Partnership With IVC
First Official Chinese Wellness PartnerIVC unveils 'MATE' branded products for the first time at Old Trafford Manchester United (NYSE: MANU) has today announced a multi-year partnership with IVC as the Club's first Official Chinese Wellness Partner

#Kirusa Takes Its Popular Services -- #CelebConnect & #SportsConnect to #IvoryCoast
Kirusa, the leader in voice messaging and social media mobile apps in emerging markets, today announced the launch of its popular services, Celeb Connect and Sports Connect in Ivory Coast, in partnership with Moov

The CMO Club Announces Winners in 10 Distinguished Categories for 2014 CMO Awards
The CMO Club (TheCMOClub.com) is proud to present the winners for the 2014 CMO Awards (thecmoawards.com), in the categories for Leadership, Marketing Innovation, Officers, Rising Star, Programmatic Marketing, Content Engagement, Creativity, Customer Experience, Social Responsibility and President's Circle. The CMO Club will host a CMO Awards dinner in NYC Tuesday, Nov

#Etisalat #Nigeria Subscribers to Connect With #Celebs and Exclusive #Sports Voice Bytes
Kirusa, the leader in voice messaging and social media mobile apps in emerging markets, announced today the launch of its popular services, #CelebConnect and #SportsConnect, with Etisalat Nigeria, a leading telecom operator in Nigeria

Ji-Sung Park Returns to Old Trafford
Former Manchester United midfielder, Ji-Sung Park will make a return at the Premier League club as he takes up his post as Club Ambassador.

gloops Extends Manchester United Partnership
Manchester United (NYSE: MANU) is delighted to announce that gloops, its social gaming partner in Japan, have extended their partnership with the Club.

The CMO Club Announces Nominees for The 2014 CMO Awards
The CMO Club is pleased to announce the 2014 nominees for the annual CMO Club Awards. Bestowed annually across 10 categories, the awards recognize top senior marketing executives and are the only awards of their kind given to CMOs by their peers. A total of four winners per category will be determined by Sept

Manchester United Launches Presence on Social Messaging Channel
Manchester United (NYSE: MANU) have today announced details of an exciting new presence on LINE, one of Asia's biggest social messaging platforms, which could see the club engage with over 490 million users across the globe.

Jumpstart Reports: Automotive Advertisers Make the Most of World Cup
For the first time, Jumpstart looked at whether World Cup auto advertisers' efforts resulted in increases in consumer interest across its portfolio of sites (U.S. News Automotive, Car and Driver, J.D. Power Autos, NADAguides, and Autobytel). Jumpstart also looked at whether official sponsors (Hyundai and Kia) outperformed non-official advertisers (Volkswagen and Chevrolet)

Manchester United and Nissin Announce Global Sponsorship Agreement
Manchester United Football Club (NYSE: MANU) has today announced a multi-season sponsorship agreement with international food brand Nissin to become a Global Partner of Manchester United.

Bulova Targets 2014 World Cup in Brazil
Bulova, the luxury watch and clock manufacturer, is planning an out-of-home advertising campaign centered on the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Building on its relationship as Official Timekeeper of English Premier League football club, Manchester United, Bulova will introduce its extraordinary style and design to three of Brazil's most widely visited cities.

Manchester United Announces Sponsorship Agreement With Cho-A Pharm
Manchester United (NYSE: MANU) has today announced a multi-year sponsorship deal with Korean Pharmaceutical company Cho-A Pharm to become Manchester United's Official Pharmaceuticals partner of in Korea and Vietnam .

Moov Togo Launches Sports Connect on Kirusa Platforms
Kirusa, the leader in voice messaging and social media mobile apps in emerging markets, announced today the launch of its popular service, Sports Connect, on the Moov Togo mobile network. With this service, Moov Togo subscribers can now receive on their mobile phones, exclusive sports voice bytes to satiate their soccer passion.

Real Madrid Star Cristiano Ronaldo to Kick Off the World Cup in Hong Kong
One of the most influential players in sports today, Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to tackle his way through football grounds before arriving at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong today

2nd Skull(R) With XRD(R) Protection Technology Reduces Soccer Head Impact by 37%
ROGERS, CT--(Marketwired - May 13, 2014) - Concussions are on the rise in soccer, and as a result more and more players, even the pros, are wearing protective headbands

Medical Cannabis Financial Group, Inc. Announces Merger Transaction With Refill Energy, Inc.
Refill Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: REFG), a Nevada Corporation (the "Company") announces the merger between Refill Energy, Inc. and Medical Cannabis Financial Group. Refill Energy, Inc. completed a reorganization with Medical Cannabis Financial Group, Inc., which is a software solutions company focused on solutions for the Medical Marijuana industry

Community Shield Bettors Enjoy a Money-Back Guarantee at Titan Bet
A unique refund offer on halftime/fulltime or first/last goal scorer bets draws football bettors to Titan Bet for the upcoming Community Shield

Spiff Up Your Sock Drawer
Loudmouth, the leader for producing bold and bright patterned apparel, has teamed up with Planet Sox (PS Brands, LLC) to launch a brand new line of socks. We're not talking about boring black, brown or grey ones -- but socks that let you embrace color and prints. The deal was secured with the help of The Brand Liaison, the licensing agent for Loudmouth brands.

Manchester United and SPOTV Announce MUTV Partnership in Korea
Manchester United and SPOTV have today announced a three-year agreement to bring the Club's dedicated TV channel, MUTV to Korea.

North Carolina Mutual Partners With Aon Hewitt to Address Health Insurance Needs of African American Seniors

Manchester United and Bulova Announce Global Partnership
English Premier League football club, Manchester United (NYSE: MANU) and prestigious global watchmaker, Bulova have today announced a three year sponsorship agreement to become the Club's Official Timekeeper and Global Partner.

IMG Worldwide Brokers Major Partnership Between China Car Rental and Global Superstar David Beckham
IMG Worldwide, the global sports, fashion and media company and strategic partner of the China SuperLeague (CSL), announced today that it had negotiated a major partnership between China Auto Rental (CAR), the largest company in China's burgeoning car rental industry, and iconic footballer David Beckham

MUTV Launches in Myanmar and Norway and Extends Partnership in Iceland
In the wake of its 20th English League title, Manchester United (NYSE: MANU) has today announced the extension of its dedicated TV channel, MUTV.

Results for the nine months ended 31 March 2013

WPP Chief Executive Sir Martin Sorrell joins Chinese heavyweights on stage at The Festival Of Media Asia 2013
WPP group chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell will join a host of Chinese media heavyweights, including Baidu, Tencent and Sina Weibo, on stage at The Festival of Media Asia 2013 in Singapore

Manchester United Announces Sponsorship With China Construction Bank
Media OutReach -- (NYSE: MANU) The world's leading football club, Manchester United yesterday agreed a three year sponsorship with one of China's most prominent banking groups, China Construction Bank (CCB).

Manchester United Signs Sponsorship Deal With Wahaha in China
Media OutReach -- (NYSE: MANU) The World's biggest football club, Manchester United, yesterday announced a new sponsorship with Chinese soft drinks manufacturer Wahaha.

Manchester United Sign Sponsorship With PT Multistrada Arah Sarana Tbk
Manchester United (NYSE: MANU) -- Premier League leaders, Manchester United have today announced a three-and-a-half year partnership with Indonesian tyre manufacturer, Multistrada.

5-Day Soccer Camp by Baichung Bhutia and Oakridge
The art of football from the legend himself Oakridge conducting a summer camp for children with Baichung Bhutia from 6th to 12th May Oakridge, India’s largest International School, conducts a summer camp for children, named aptly, the “Summer Champs”. The fun filled summer camp will commence from 6th May till 11th May for children between 6 to 15 years at Oakridge Bengaluru campus

Brands Take Centre Stage at the Festival of Media Asia 2013
The Festival of Media Asia, the Asian iteration of the acclaimed Festival of Media for creativity and innovation, today announced an impressive line-up of speakers who will be participating in next year's event, held at the W Singapore - Sentosa Cove from 3-5 March 2013 in Singapore. The list features an array of global and Asian brand leaders, providing the much-needed brand perspective

easyJet Named Sitecore Site of the Year UK for 2012
Sitecore, a leading web content management and customer experience management software company, announced the winners of its Sitecore Site of the Year UK 2012 awards at a prestigious ceremony attended by more than 250 guests, held last night at the Paramount Bar on the 32nd floor of Centre Point in London.

TuneIn and talkSPORT to Bring Live Barclays Premier League Games to Fans Around the World -- for Free
Soccer fans from around the world can immediately begin listening to every Barclays Premier League game, thanks to a new content distribution deal between TuneIn and talkSPORT. TuneIn, the leading service for listening to music, sports and news streams from around the world, and talkSPORT, the world's biggest sports radio station, will make these games available in English, Spanish and Mandarin.

ASR Becomes Queens Park Rangers' First-ever Official Logistics Partner

Shares of Manchester United debut at NYSE
MANU debuts at $14.05

Manchester United plans to raise $330 million by going public
Manchester United plans to repay the proceedings from IPO to repay its debt

Results for the twelve months ended 30 June 2012

ESPN STAR Sports Scores a Winner with the FA English Football Rights

Nani's future in trouble at Manchester United
Ashley Young likely to replace Nani in weekend game against Fulham

Manchester United Supporters Trust welcomes Robin van Persie signing
MUST praises Sir Alex Ferguson's exceptional management skills

Rio Ferdinand fined £45,000 by FA
Ferdinand found guilty of improper conduct by FA

Roberto Di Matteo admits that Chelsea are still behind United and City
Says no team can play like Barcelona

Manchester United favorites to win Premier League says Mancini
Mancini says Manchester United are the team to beat in Premier League

Manchester United fans begin Glazer sponsors' boycott
Manchester United Supporters Trust (MUST) calls for a worldwide boycott of Manchester United sponsors' products

FA charges Rio Ferdinand over racist tweet
Ferdinand will have until 4:00pm on August 2 to respond to the charges

Manchester United ranked most valuable sports team by Forbes
Forbes Magazine says Manchester City is the Most Valuable Sports Team by Forbes

Sir Alex Ferguson reveals reclaiming Premier League title is their priority
Nemanja Vidic and Chris Smalling will return to side for the opener against Everton in 2012-13 season

Ryan Giggs interested in Managing after retirement from playing Football
Ryan Giggs says that he will learn a lot from Stuart Pearce and his coaching staff at London Olympic Games

United targets 25m pounds rated Portuguese midfielder Moutinho
Manchester United is closing in on FC Porto 25 million pound rated attacking midfielder Joao Moutinho after getting fed up of Tottenham Hotspurs' tactics to retain star midfielder Luka Modric.

Beckham hit backs at claim weak 'Major League Soccer' reason for Team GB omission
David Beckham has slammed a claim made by critics that America's Major League Soccer (MLS) is a weak league, and a possible reason behind his omission from Team GB.

Hair ops soar after Rooney's 30k pounds surgery
The number of men having hair transplants has surged since Wayne Rooney had work done on his balding bonce, according to new figures.

Beleaguered Kean buoyed by Ferguson's morale-boosting call
Beleaguered Blackburn manager Steve Kean has expressed his delight after receiving numerous text messages of support from many Premier League managers.

Mancini targets Manchester derby as 'title' decider
Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini believes that April 28 can be decisive for the Premier League's title race when both the Manchester clubs collide in a highly anticipated derby at the Etihad Stadium.

Experience of winning titles gives Manchester United the edge, claims Giggs
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs believes that the club's experience of winning titles will prove too much for their local rivals Manchester City in the Premier League race.

Federer eyes No 1 slot once again
Roger Federer, who is currently ranked No.3 behind Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, is ready to once again get back to the top.

Wayne Rooney has trophy filled museum in œ5m home
Wayne Rooney's 5-million-pound mansion houses an entire museum to accommodate his large trophy collection.

Villas -Baos to continue as Chelsea manager irrespective of title race performance
Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has confirmed that manager Andre Villas-Boas will continue in the post irrespective of his team's performance in the title race this season.

Double loss stirred Manchester United: Valencia
Manchester United winger Antonio Valencia believes that the double knock outs from the Carling Cup and the Champions League has actually stimulated a response from the team.

UK schoolboy fights cancer with help from Man U heroes
A UK schoolboy has successfully battled leukaemia with the help of his Manchester United heroes.

Ronaldo dismisses transfer rumours, says his future is in Spain
Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo has dismissed rumours of an iminent transfer, and insisted Spain's La Liga is where he wants to spend his long-term future.

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