Man Utd vs. Chelsea – Line-Up and Tactics

Manchester United faces the biggest test of the year so far against Chelsea this Sunday. Injuries and suspensions are going to give Van Gaal a tactical headache and a couple hard decisions have to be made.  Van Persie is not playing at his best and appears to have the same infectious muscle fatigue ailment as […]

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PICTURE: Robin van Persie, 250 Goal, 4 Teams

Robin van Persie has a fantastic goal scoring record, now even more so as he has notched up 250 goals over four teams. Much has been made of late, whether Robin van Persie has lost his form since the World Cup and is he good enough to feature in the starting XI for Manchester United […]

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Anderson – It’s time to take your chance

Today, The Faithful welcomes Nathon Woodhead from Red Flag Flying High. You can follow the site @RFFH and Nathon @nathonw on twitter. They say love is blind. Never has there been a truer word spoken when it comes to football fans. Just look at the examples from the past 12 months, with the backing of Luis […]

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The Cult Of Kagawa! Why Van Persie Just Wont Happen…

Saturday the twenty-first of July. Two Thousand And Twelve. The day a certain Shinji Kagawa (or the Japanese lad if you’re dear old Paddy Crerand) started his first game for MUFC. And an impressive debut it was. Kagawa floated in and out of the space in front of the defence, like a boxer who fights […]

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The Little Pea Diaries – The Van Persie United Fairytales

Little Pea is a twenty something, no-nonsense female from the North-West. She is a Red. This is her diary…about football and everything else… Entry 2: 20:17 on 19th July 2012 Pre Season seems to breed utter madness! Perhaps its made worse by social media sites like Twitter? But there is something about it that makes […]

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The Gambler! What Do The Bookies Think About MUFC?

‘The Gambler’ is a brand new TF feature, reviewing the odds for the new Premier League season ahead. TF editor Rob B reviews what chances the bookies think MUFC have against the rest of the pack, and who will win this years Golden Boot’ Oh Sergio Aguero. It still runs through my head. How close […]

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