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Premier League
Can Man United avoid another Pogba repeat with Chong, Gomes?
19:01 Monday 27th January 2020

Manchester United Football Club has been synonymous with promoting youth. That has always been their mantra. From Busby's Babes to the Class of 92, the Red Devils' rich history with giving young up-and-comers their chance has been…

Premier League
Why Manchester United are running a serious Angel Gomes risk
19:01 Thursday 26th September 2019

Angel Gomes was amongst the standouts during Manchester United's pre-season tour. Throughout the summer, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer remained adamant that Gomes, and other youngsters, would get their chances to impress when the serious stuff started…

Europa League
Which Manchester United fringe players have chance to prove worth in Europa League?
17:01 Thursday 19th September 2019

Although Europa League football isn't what the Old Trafford faithful would have wanted towards last season's end, it's the hand they've been dealt. Those Thursday-Sunday match schedules can be brutal. It takes its toll on the…

Premier League
Solskjaer culling deadwood makes room for young stars
08:00 Saturday 31st August 2019

They say change is necessary for any rebuild. It was essential for shaping both Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp’s empires. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer learnt the hard way how much he must change Manchester United to bring back the glory days.…

Premier League
Why do Manchester United fans constantly forget about Angel Gomes?
17:01 Friday 19th July 2019

Manchester United and young players have always walked hand-in-hand. Jose Mourinho neglected that mantra somewhat, although it's clear to see that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking to re-instil that belief. Not only is the Baby Faced Assassin…

Is MLS the shortest route to success for Angel Gomes?
17:00 Sunday 24th March 2019

Contemporary calligrapher Daniel Reeves, a Kiwi who produced the maps for the Lord of the Rings films, fashioned one of this world with his native land situated in the centre [Middle Earth] rather than tucked away in the bottom right.…

Premier League
How can Manchester United utilise its academy products?
08:00 Wednesday 20th March 2019

Opportunities come quickly at Manchester United. The Red Devils reputation for promoting academy products into the team goes back decades. It was taught by Sir Matt Busby, nurtured by Sir Alex Ferguson and continues under Ole Gunnar Solksjaer.…

Premier League
4 Manchester United youth players who can restore the glory days
09:00 Sunday 22nd July 2018

It’s been some time since Manchester United's youth prospects had everyone excited. Obviously, there’s a new wunderkind every year, but a real talent persists and has the ability to eventually mature.  Jesse Lingard and…

Premier League
Who are the youngest Premier League debuts this season?
12:00 Friday 26th May 2017

While the Premier League is becoming well known for clubs spending millions on foreign players, young, home-grown players definitely still have a part to play. I look at the Premier League's five youngest talents to grace the competition this…

Premier League
Mourinho treats Man United Youth Academy like eBay in Premier League finale
21:06 Monday 22nd May 2017

On the 2016-17 Premier League's final match day, Manchester United upset highly favoured Crystal Palace at Old Trafford with surprising ease. To a casual fan, that sentence may seem to have been jumbled in the wash. Nonetheless, Sam Allardyce's…

Rating the performances of Manchester United's youngsters against Palace
15:00 Monday 22nd May 2017

Jose Mourinho fielded a fresh-faced starting eleven in Manchester United's last match of the Premier League season. A superbly taken goal from youngster Josh Harrop and a composed finish from Paul Pogba saw the reds emerge 2-0 victors.  It…

Angel Gomes the latest fresh faced youngster at Old Trafford
15:39 Saturday 20th May 2017

With the Europa League final looming large Jose Mourinho intends to blood some of his young talents as he looks to rest his big guns for Stockholm. Axel Tuanzebe has already benefitted from his rotation methods but Angel Gomes could see Premier…

Premier League
Manchester United Player of the Year awards: Three things we learned
15:30 Saturday 20th May 2017

As an avid supporter, I was gripped by the annual Manchester United Player of the Year awards. There weren't many surprises in terms of those who received the awards, but there were three huge things we learned from the ceremony itself and…