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Have Manchester United sold their soul?

“When somebody is paying £45 million for a 19-year-old boy, you have to say the games gone mad” – the words of former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson following PSG’s purchase of Lucas Moura in 2012. 530 more words


Would Fergie Have Gambled On This Boy?

When Sir Alex Ferguson was beaten to the signing of Brazilian wonder kid Lucas Moura he decided the football world had gone mad.

At the time Moura was 19 years old and eventually went to Paris Saint-Germain for a fee of €45 million, which was about £35 million back then. 605 more words


Welbeck Handed A Lifeline

Arsenal’s form toward the end of last season as well as this pre-season had many fans questioning whether Danny Welbeck would find his way back into a team performing so well. 822 more words


Give Players Time To Understand Your Session

My coaching word for this week is perseverance. I heard Sir Alex Ferguson the former manager of Manchester United in the English Premier League talking about the attributes that make a good coach and his first one was perseverance. 373 more words

Dave Clarke


This is the fascinating story of an Englishman called Albert Greengrass. I am sure you have never heard of him but I can tell you that he is probably the biggest Manchester United supporter the club ever had. 873 more words

Story Telling

Football Preview: Mount Gilead Indians

Key losses: Joseph Elson (1,195 rushing yards, 15 touchdowns, 46 tackles, second team MOAC); Cody Mitchell (74 tackles, 4 TD receptions, 3 interceptions, second team MOAC); Ben Bryson (17 tackles); Jalynn Cahill; Dylan Conant… 688 more words


Mount Gilead should have more of a veteran presence

MOUNT GILEAD – Here’s the good news: the Mount Gilead Indians won’t look as green, which severely clashed last season with their purple uniforms.

The bad news? 634 more words