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RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 11:59 PM
Since we have a whopping number of 5 Premier League clubs in this year's Champions League, we might as well have a separate thread for their struggle in Europe. Before tomorrow's draw I would say there's a good chance we can see at least three English teams in the round of 16. Both us and City se...
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 11:00 PM
Is there no thread for this? Couldn't find one http://www.thejournal.ie/rotterdam-spanish-authorities-3561707-Aug2017/ A CONCERT IN the Dutch port city of Rotterdam by American rock group Allah-Las was cancelled tonight because of a “terror threat”, police said in a statement. “Police took this i...
Vital Football - Wed Aug 23 9:58 PM
Match Analysis: Swansea City 0-4 Manchester United Vitalfootball: Swansea: 23/08/2017 21:41:25 Detailed tactical Match Analysis as Swansea City lose 4-0 to title hopefuls Manchester United at the Liberty Stadium
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 9:16 PM
It's all in the title. The season has started, our team has won its opening games. But I miss the having a player with the #7 on his back to fantasise about. I don't think it is a shirt that should be gifted from the start, it should be earned through performance proven at least over a course of...
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 8:26 PM
Its not his performance against Liverpool that provoked me to open this thread but every time I watch this guy he has been utterly terrible. For West Ham he was awful and for Hoffenheim he looks like a Sunday league player. Was he really this bad? How can a player with talent before he joined Wes...
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 8:01 PM
Cool as feck in the 82-83 kit. Saw him today wearing an old school United tracksuit top on the way to training as well. Effortlessly great.
Soccerlens - Wed Aug 23 7:52 PM
Koeman: Rooney will benefit from international retirement - originally posted on Sportslens.com Wayne Rooney announced his retirement from international football on Thursday after scoring 53 goals in 119 appearances for the Three Lions. The former Manchester United captain turned down a chance to...
Everton FC Blogs - Wed Aug 23 7:31 PM
Ronald Koeman says Wayne Rooney’s retirement from England duty is a “good decision” for the player and “a good decision for Everton”. Rooney called time on his record-breaking international career on
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 6:28 PM
VS TEAM PAT TEAM TUPPET TEAM PAT Sadly the 2-3-2-3 Metodo from my last match has to be jettisoned, as it was just too The 4-Way Draft - QF: Pat vs Tuppet
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 4:34 PM
vs TEAM SKIZZO TEAM P-NUT TEAM SKIZZO Formation - 4-3-3 As its now turning into The 4-Way Draft - QF: Skizzo vs P-Nut
SBNation - Wed Aug 23 3:38 PM
Gareth Southgate offered Rooney a call-up for upcoming World Cup qualifiers, but the Everton striker decided to call it a career. For a player retiring from international football as his country's record goalscorer, with 53 goals from 119 caps, it seems odd to be wondering if Wayne Rooney might h...
EPL Talk - Wed Aug 23 3:08 PM
London (AFP) – England’s record goalscorer Wayne Rooney announced on Wednesday he is retiring from international football with immediate effect after manager Gareth Southgate tried to recall him to the squad. The 31-year-old — scorer of 53 goals in 119 appearances for his country — told Southgate...
Vital Football - Wed Aug 23 2:59 PM
Thanks For The 53 England Goal Memories Wayne Vitalfootball: England: 23/08/2017 14:53:42 England and former Manchester City legend, Wayne Rooney has today announced his international retirement.
EPL Talk - Wed Aug 23 2:15 PM
London (AFP) – England’s record goalscorer Wayne Rooney announced on Wednesday he is retiring from international football with immediate effect after manager Gareth Southgate tried to recall him to the squad. The 31-year-old — scorer of 53 goals in 119 appearances for his country — told Southgate...
Everton FC Blogs - Wed Aug 23 2:12 PM
Wayne Rooney has announced his retirement from international football, saying “I want to focus all my energies on helping Everton be successful.” The forward has scored two goals in two Premier League
LFC Reds - Wed Aug 23 1:47 PM
F**k the ex Manc Shrek tw*t!
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 23 1:38 PM
The Everton forward says he is now fully focused on the Toffees Everton ’s Wayne Rooney has confirmed his retirement from international football. Manager Gareth Southgate has left the Blues forward out of recent squads, with his last game coming in the World Cup qualifier against Scotland in Nove...
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 1:19 PM
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RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 1:13 PM
Apparently BR had "ladies only" carriages until 1977. Must admit I never knew it existed although I do remember a rooms in the pubs which were called the "snug" and the "vault", which were principally for ladies and men only in the case of the second. A Labour MP has called for segregated travel...
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 1:07 PM
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RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 12:38 PM
BBC Culture polled 253 film critics from 52 countries to determine the funniest films ever made. 100. (tie) The King of Comedy (Martin Scorsese, 1982) 100. The Ladies Man (Jerry Lewis, 1961) 99. The Jerk (Carl Reiner, 1979) 98. The Hangover (Todd Phillips, 2009) 97. The Music Box (James Parrott,...
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 12:04 PM
There's a lot of speculation as to why we are finally coming good now , ranging from the introduction of Matic to Jose wearing a nice jacket and shirt. But no one has yet pointed out the obvious: the coming anniversary of the events on Paris in 1997. Think about it. Manchester United have always...
Everton FC Blogs - Wed Aug 23 11:26 AM
Barry Horne says Wayne Rooney has rediscovered his “love and enthusiasm” for football since returning to Everton this summer. Rooney scored his 200th Premier League goal at Manchester City on Monday n
EPL Talk - Wed Aug 23 10:40 AM
London (AFP) – Wayne Rooney’s true worth as a player has not been properly appreciated, according to England football great Gary Lineker. Rooney has looked rejuvenated since returning to Everton, the club that nurtured his talent when he was a teenager, after becoming an unhappy-looking periphera...
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 10:29 AM
http://news.sky.com/story/1152167/madeleine-mccann-police-probe-possible-suspect Scotland Yard is to appeal for information about a new suspect in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann. Detectives are to issue an e-fit image of a man seen near the holiday apartment from where the then three-year-...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Aug 23 6:50 AM
Voices both for and against a return to the Three Lions for veteran Wayne Rooney appears to have a new lease of life at Everton , potting his second goal in two Premier League games yesterday. With England manager Gareth Southgate having watched two of the Toffees last two competitive games and a...
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 2:03 AM
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RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 2:02 AM
So we know both Manchester clubs have lots of depth now so I'm going to throw this out there. Lets imagine for a second both teams subs (not reserves playing in the prem) How would they get on. Given most people would say Cities first XI is: Ederson, Walker, Kompany, Stones, Mendy, Fernandinho, D...
RedCafe.net - Wed Aug 23 12:22 AM
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/fo stars-gifted-home-comforts-Jose-Mourinho.html United had been staying overnight at the Lowry ahead of home games for over a decade since Fergie was in charge, with Moyes and LVG continuing the tradition. Mourinho believes players will benefit more from staying...
Everton FC Blogs - Tue Aug 22 11:06 PM
Phil Jagielka has praised Wayne Rooney's impact at Everton, saying the forward looks “as hungry as ever”. Rooney returned to Goodison Park this summer and has scored twice in his first two Premier Lea
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 9:48 PM
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 9:47 PM
I saw an interesting comment on the "Barcelona to sue Neymar" thread where one user said Barcelona was the best run club in last 5 years. I don't personally agree but can understand why some people might share that opinion but really would be interested in finding out which club people actually f...
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 9:28 PM
From the City-Everton match yesterday, he seems like decent player with potential. Playing in front of Rooney will probably allow him to learn a lot. Pacey, strong, and seemed to relish a challenge. With it being a World Cup year, he probably should be selected ahead of typical picks like Walcott...
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 6:46 PM
In the present climate I suppose the first thought for many people is that I will be referring to Islamists but that's not my intention. I mean more generally , imagine you were the "recruitment officer" for the violent sector of a what is in one way or another a radical movement with a violent w...
SBNation - Tue Aug 22 6:28 PM
Five years later, the same City fans in the same seats are furious about a Rooney goal. Wayne Rooney has gotten off to a fantastic start in his second stint with his boyhood club, Everton, scoring in back-to-back games to open the Premier League season. His goal against Manchester City on Monday...
Vital Football - Tue Aug 22 5:47 PM
United Very Keen on Fulham Teenager Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 22/08/2017 17:41:35 One of the most promising talents outside of the Premier League is Ryan Sessegnon.
Vital Football - Tue Aug 22 5:31 PM
Shaw Gets an Hour Run Out for Reserves Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 22/08/2017 17:19:54 It hasn`t been the best of times for Luke Shaw over the course of the last couple of seasons.
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 4:21 PM
http://www.adidas.com/us/manchester-united-home-replica-jersey/BS1214.html You could select Ibra from the dropdown.
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 3:25 PM
I know there are some guys on the Caf who were going to games in the seventies, eighties I'd love to here some crazy stories about those days, or more recent stories. I once attended Independiente - Boca Juniors in Argentina while on holiday. Me, my girlfriend and 3 other friends had tickets in t...
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 3:10 PM
Am on the verge of launching my own company (organic, nutrition, healthcare etc). I am guessing I won't be allowed to post a link to the site (company)? Maybe to get feedback in its first few days ok?
EPL Talk - Tue Aug 22 2:31 PM
London (AFP) – Argentinian defender Marcos Rojo gave another boost to early Premier League leaders Manchester United by returning to training with the first team on Tuesday. The 27-year-old — a member of the Argentinian side that lost to Germany in the 2014 World Cup final — is recovering from a...
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 1:21 PM
Thursday @ 5 PM British time. United confirmed in pot 2 regardless of what happens in the play-off second legs.
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 12:26 PM
http://www.bbc.com/sport/football/41011854 Carlos Tevez , Dirk Kuyt and Gabriel Heinze have been named by hackers Fancy Bears as three of the footballers allowed to use banned medicines during the 2010 World Cup. The trio were among 25 players given Therapeutic Use Exemptions (TUEs) during the to...
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 12:24 PM
I know transfer window is not shut yet and players can still be sold from this list before window shuts but mad to think that Herrera/Mata/Fellaini/Blind/Shaw/Pereira/Young/Carrick are all currently out of contract in 2018. Of all those I reckon Jose might give new contracts to all except Mata, Y...
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 12:04 PM
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Everton FC Blogs - Tue Aug 22 11:59 AM
Alan Shearer led the plaudits for Wayne Rooney after the Everton forward struck his 200th Premier League goal in the Blues' 1-1 draw at Manchester City on Monday night. Rooney's landmark moment arrive
Everton FC Blogs - Tue Aug 22 11:59 AM
Dominic Calvert-Lewin hopes his budding partnership with Wayne Rooney continues to prove a fruitful one for Everton. The 20-year-old spearheaded the Toffees’ attack in the 1-1 draw at Manchester City
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 11:22 AM
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EPL Talk - Tue Aug 22 11:15 AM
London (AFP) – Wayne Rooney labelled his 200th Premier League goal in Everton’s 1-1 draw with Manchester City a “sweet moment” and had the British media purring and suggesting Tuesday he be recalled to the England squad. “Blue Roon” was the Daily Mirror’s headline while the Sun went with “Long Ma...
Everton FC Blogs - Tue Aug 22 10:40 AM
Michael Keane says Wayne Rooney is already exerting his influence in a royal blue shirt and expects the forward to accelerate away from the 200-goal milestone he reached against Manchester City on Mon
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 10:36 AM
So what was he doing there? Scouting Rooney? Seeing if City really are our main title rivals? Looking for weaknesses in City already (even though we don't play them till December)? Looking for weaknesses in Everton who we play next month? Scouting a player? Or maybe he was bored and decided some...
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 9:38 AM
Since leaving Rooney has had a bit of a brief renaissance at Everton scoring 2 in 2 in the league and also looking good in pre season so other than when he's playing against us obviously would you be happy to see a Rooney renaissance ? I know the last 3 or 4 years for us were at times simply...
Soccerlens - Tue Aug 22 8:11 AM
Rooney joins Shearer in the 200 club as Everton hold Man City, who's likely to be next? - originally posted on Sportslens.com Wayne Rooney hit back at his critics who thought he was past his best after scoring the 200th Premier League goal of his career on Monday. The 31-year-old bagged the opene...
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 7:30 AM
Just a little interesting concept I thought I'd share. In sports, more often than not what separates the top teams versus the rest of the pack is the amount of quality players on a single roster. In hockey/football (american)/basketball, these types of players are usually categorized as "franchis...
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 12:32 AM
This week, host Nik ( @Rood ) is joined by Colm ( @Duafc ), Alex ( @Alock1 ) & Redcafe's very own Craig ( @Schmiznurf ). The lads gather to talk about yet another, same old same old, boring 4-0 victory before questioning whether Mourinho will play some attacking football this weekend and put 5 pa...
RedCafe.net - Tue Aug 22 12:17 AM
Did this last week before their Europa League play off match against Sheriff Tiraspol and that was because they got fined (rightly in my opinion) after this display before their CL qualifier against FC Astana earlier in the month
Royal Blue Mersey - Mon Aug 21 11:39 PM
Rooney’s 200th league goal claims hard earned point at the Etihad Stadium Wayne Rooney made it two in two and became only the second player to reach 200 Premier League goals as he secured a point for Everton this evening. Ronald Koeman approached the game defensively going with 5 at the back and...
EPL Talk - Mon Aug 21 11:14 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Everton star Wayne Rooney said becoming only the second person to score 200 Premier League goals when he netted in the 1-1 draw with Manchester City on Monday was a sweet moment. The 31-year-old, who joined former England and Newcastle United great Alan Shearer...
Vital Football - Mon Aug 21 10:47 PM
Player Ratings: Swansea City 0-4 Manchester United Vitalfootball: Swansea: 21/08/2017 22:41:27 Player ratings and comments from Saturday's game as Swansea City lost 4-0 at home against Manchester United
EPL Talk - Mon Aug 21 10:20 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Raheem Sterling came on to score an 82nd-minute equaliser as 10-man Manchester City rescued a 1-1 draw against Everton in their opening Premier League home game on Monday. Wayne Rooney put Everton ahead with his 200th Premier League goal before City home debuta...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 10:19 PM
Watching City tonight I felt they'd get absolutely torn apart against the best clubs in Europe but how many of those clubs are still around given how the current Barca and Bayern sides look so who are the best 4 sides in Europe right now?
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 10:19 PM
Another pondry while watching City tonight; What's more important to winning a league, a world class attack or a very good defence? Or another way of looking at would be which can't you win a league without? Thoughts?
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 10:19 PM
I call good ol' mescaline. Took it before the game, kicked in at 60 minutes. Take it before getting on the team bus next time Josep.
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 10:18 PM
Forget the Schneiderlin tackle, he flopped on his belly inside the Everton box (after the 80th minute I think) blatantly looking for the penalty. Will the new rules be enforced or am I being too gullible/expecting too much from the FA?
Republik Of Mancunia - Mon Aug 21 10:12 PM
Wayne Rooney scored for Everton tonight in their 1-1 draw with Manchester City. After the game, he was interviewed by Gary Neville, who asked him how sweet was it to score at the Etihad? “What? Again?” Rooney replied cheekily. After all, nobody has scored more goals in the Manchester derby than h...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 10:00 PM
Great weekend for United. City, Arsenal and Spurs have all dropped points.
EPL Talk - Mon Aug 21 9:57 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Wayne Rooney chalked up another career milestone on Monday when he scored his 200th Premier League goal to put Everton 1-0 up at Manchester City. The 31-year-old forward, who returned to Everton from Manchester United in July, struck in the 35th minute at the E...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 9:09 PM
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Republik Of Mancunia - Mon Aug 21 8:30 PM
Manchester City hosted Everton this evening at the Etihad. Jose Mourinho attended the game with our Everton game, in a few weeks time, in mind. Wayne Rooney started the game and his every touch was booed by the home fans.
Vital Football - Mon Aug 21 7:43 PM
Clement Focuses On Positives After Manchester United Defeat Vitalfootball: Swansea: 21/08/2017 19:36:42 Swansea City head coach Paul Clement decided to focus on the positives from Saturday`s game despite losing 4-0
Republik Of Mancunia - Mon Aug 21 5:56 PM
There hasn’t been awful lot of excitement in this summer’s transfer window but there has been the odd story that has caught people’s attention. It appeared as though Romelu Lukaku was heading to Chelsea and Alvaro Morata to Manchester United, but the Belgian striker snubbed his former team to be...
Vital Football - Mon Aug 21 5:27 PM
Ibrahimovic to Sign New Contract This Week Claim Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 21/08/2017 17:16:21 As his progress confounds the medics.
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 5:16 PM
Commons to review four-year Big Ben silence after criticism Image copyrightEPA The House of Commons says it will look again at the length of time Big Ben will be silenced during renovation work after "concerns". The bell is to be put out of use - except for special occasions - for four years on M...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 4:59 PM
Don't shoot me down immediately but I genuinely think Lingard's future here will be as an RB or, more likely, an RWB. It's no secret he is liked by Mourinho but his general level is a rung or two below our other players who play in his position. He seems a cert to be on the bench again this weeke...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 4:26 PM
https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2017/06/how-hollywood-came-to-fear-and-loathe-rotten-tomatoes Hadn't seen a thread on this. An interesting response to Hollywood (from the article in Vanity Fair): “To me, it’s a ridiculous argument that Rotten Tomatoes is the problem, ” says a marketing execu...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 3:23 PM
OK 2 games into season in PL. Whom do you think will make it big this season? Prediction or hopes. I ll go with a few PL teams to start and include new players and players who did not do much last season. Man Utd: Martial, Matic Man City: Gabriel Jesus Chelsea: Willian Spurs: None. I am expecting...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 2:12 PM
redman5 said: ↑ There's lots of biased anti-Islamic stuff out there. Still doesn't mean there's a lot of truth in what's said & what's written. Like I say, it's all about acknowledging the cause. Are you saying that Islam isn't the fundamental root cause of Islamic terrorism ? Click to expand Brw...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 2:00 PM
So Qatar are sinking fek loads of cash into PSG, they are sinking considerably more money into the infrastructure for the world cup. But what happens after the world cup - I know some people think they will drop PSG and the infrastructure will sit there unused but I'm not sure I envisage that. As...
Republik Of Mancunia - Mon Aug 21 1:55 PM
Michael Keane is a lifelong Manchester United fan and has been going to Old Trafford with his season-ticket holding dad since he was a child. He joined the club when he was 11 but was surprisingly sold by Louis van Gaal. The young defender clearly had lots of potential but was never given the opp...
Republik Of Mancunia - Mon Aug 21 1:00 PM
Nemanja Matic has settled in to life at Manchester United incredibly well following his transfer from Chelsea. He has acknowledged that playing for United brings about pressure, but that is no different to how anyone feels playing in the Premier League. In football, there is always pressure. You...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 12:54 PM
So Quatar are sinking fek loads of cash into PSG, they are sinking considerably more money into the infrastructure for the world cup. But what happens after the world cup - I know some people think they will drop PSG and the infrastructure will sit there unused but I'm not sure I envisage that. A...
Soccerlens - Mon Aug 21 12:25 PM
De Boer reveals why he rejected Man United for Rangers - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former FC Barcelona midfielder Ronald de Boer has revealed why he picked Rangers over Manchester United when he left the Catalan club in 2000. Sir Alex Ferguson wanted to bring the former Netherlands inte...
Republik Of Mancunia - Mon Aug 21 12:00 PM
There were rumours this summer that Anthony Martial was going to leave the club on loan or transferred following a disappointing season for Jose Mourinho. However, our manager has revealed that he has spoken to the Frenchman about his future and he won’t be going anywhere. Mourinho has revealed t...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 11:42 AM
Apparently, not related to a terrorist attack. http://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/match-reports/wembley-curse-continues-paranoid-spurs-11024338
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 11:34 AM
I was just thinking the other day how we used to estimate the transfer fees of our players. I think it's been a while since one of those threads were made. I remember our ordinary personnel like Brown and OShea being valued at €7-9m and guys like Young and Carrick up to €17m. Looking at our curre...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 11:23 AM
It's going to take place on Thursday 24th August in China at 4:15am BST. Absolutely ridiculous if you ask me considering it is a tournament that occurs in the UK and it will be 11:15am in Beijing so they should push it back about 6 hours.
Republik Of Mancunia - Mon Aug 21 11:19 AM
Marcus Rashford was booed from the first minute in Manchester United’s 4-0 win over Swansea, much to the confusion of our fans. How could anyone not like Rashford?! Well, Rashford was guilty of a dive in our 1-1 draw against Swansea last season. We might have forgotten it but the Swansea fans cle...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 10:38 AM
At Leigh Sports Village Kick off at 7pm BST Live on MUTV Shaw and Young set to play.
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 10:12 AM
I don't remember a thread on this. It's a stat which appears after games on Match of the Day. Essentially it calculates how many goals the teams should have scored based on the chances created. Effectively, a low expected goal tally but a high number of goals means expert finishing whereas high e...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 10:06 AM
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Soccerlens - Mon Aug 21 7:59 AM
Five Things: Manchester United “dream team” runs riot, Conte smiling as Chelsea beat Tottenham - originally posted on Sportslens.com The second weekend of the new Premier League season provided plenty of talking points. Manchester United’s second impressive victory, Jese’s starring role for Stoke...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 6:31 AM
Welcome. This Draft’s results will be simulated using this database of roughly 3000 classic players: http://www.fmscout.com/a-return-of-the-legends-fm17.html Here is the information about the database itself Spoiler: ”Database Information” After last year's great success of this database, I decid...
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 4:38 AM
Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date "Valencia is very close to signing Andreas Pereira according to our official sources in England" I think that's the right translation. I'm guessing it's a loan deal
RedCafe.net - Mon Aug 21 2:23 AM
Not sure if you folks across the globe are aware but this Sebastian Giovinco fella has absolutely dominated the MLS the past few years and is pure class. Living in Vancouver Canada, I support the Whitecaps (our local MLS team) but on the other side of the country in Toronto, man everyone in the l...
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 9:39 PM
vs TEAM ONENIL TEAM TUPPET TEAM ONENIL 4231 England Without much competition this England side selected itself. The core of the side is of course England’s The 4-Way Draft R1: Onenil vs Tuppet
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 9:03 PM
New drama series starts tonight at 9pm on C4. Anybody watching? It's the story of 4 young Brits who go off to join ISIS It's told as their story from the inside, and starting when the decision to go has already been taken.
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 7:47 PM
On Monday August 21st the USA will witness what has become known as the „Great American eclipse“ This will be the first total Solar eclipse visible from coast to coast in the USA since 1918. The USA (or parts of it) will be the only land to experience this eclipse in full 100% totality. The eclip...
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 7:25 PM
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RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 7:24 PM
so we know about the Sky Sports reshuffle being spread over even more channels with fancy names, and the sales pitch was a better deal as you only pay for the channels you want. I'm on BT and there was a £5 monthly increase to coincide which I wasn't happy about, but continued with Now it dawns o...
LFC Reds - Sun Aug 20 6:59 PM
Quote from HUYTON RED on Jul 19, 2017 09:44:44 pm Softshite pick's his PL 5-a-side team!! https://twitter.com/Chris78Williams/status/887668587078586369 Doubt that is true, probably Twitter bollocks. I'm sure he wou
Republik Of Mancunia - Sun Aug 20 6:23 PM
Reports this weekend suggest that Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to be unveiled as a Manchester United player, again. The Swede suffered what could have been a career ending injury in April when he did his meniscus and cruciate injury. Eyebrows were raised when this injury was confirmed given that Ibr...
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 6:16 PM
City are in for Jonny Evans and a few of their fans are upset about it. How do we feel about signing ex city players? Or heaven forbid signing directly from City or Liverpool? It hasn't happened in recent memory, largely down to Sir Alex but I think at some point it's inevitable we'll be in the m...
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 4:49 PM
Not sure if I just caught him on a good day but looks a good prospect. Massive unit, good technically & deceptively agile for such a big lad. Comfortably the best player on the pitch against Chelsea last weekend. Wonder if any of the Top 6 will take a punt on him like Chelsea did with Cahill.
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 2:37 PM
vs TEAM OAENCHA TEAM ECSTATIC Team Oeancha Rüştü Reçber Goalkeeper Sergi Barjuán The 4-Way Draft R1: Oaencha vs Ecstatic
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 1:55 PM
All I hear these days is attacking full backs have replaced wingers provision of width allowing two inside forwards instead. Descriptively that is largely true however it is far from the inevitable evolution of football tactics that people seem to think. A few years ago everyone would dismiss the...
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 1:44 PM
vs TEAM IDMANAGER TEAM P-NUT Team idmanager Formation : 4-2-3-1 I have tried to make a side which is rock solid defensively while still having a good The 4-Way Draft R1: idmanager vs P-Nut
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 1:37 PM
Right-wing website Breitbart posted an article about refugees trying to escape to Europe via jetskis, and used a picture of Lukas Podolski as an example.
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 1:23 PM
vs TEAM MOBY Building a team composed of players from the greatest footballing heaven in the history of the game couldn't have been short of a beautiful journey, which is what it was. Needless to say, the team is going to go out and play an The 4-Way Draft R1: Moby vs Pat
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 1:05 PM
or is there more to it? Matic at DM maybe? (ponders where to place WUM trophy on mantlepiece)
Vital Football - Sun Aug 20 12:25 PM
United Interested in Draxler Claim Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 20/08/2017 12:06:36 Although the French club, Paris Saint-Germain, have publicly announced that their winger, Julian Draxler, is not for sale, that may not be the case.
Vital Football - Sun Aug 20 12:25 PM
De Gea Out, Donnarumma In? Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 20/08/2017 12:15:20 According to one popular red-top publication, this season could be the last season we see David de Gea wearing a Manchester United shirt.
Republik Of Mancunia - Sun Aug 20 11:30 AM
Many Manchester United fans would claim that Roy Keane is the greatest captain the club has ever had. His end to the time at the club left a sour taste in the mouth but his name is still sung regularly at Old Trafford, reflecting how fondly the fans felt and still feel towards him. Speaking …
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 11:16 AM
With the news that Nicolai Muller of Hamburg being out tor 7 months with an acl rupture after celebrating his goal yesterday I pose the question, should players refrain from extravagant and flashy celebrations that require jumping around in stupid ways? Story here. http://www.bundesliga.com/en/ne...
Republik Of Mancunia - Sun Aug 20 11:00 AM
Nemanja Matic has made a great start to life at Manchester United. Chelsea fans must be wondering why on earth their club sanctioned the transfer, given how much the Serbian has clearly improved United’s performances this season. However, he isn’t the first player to join us from a rival club. Bu...
Vital Football - Sun Aug 20 9:30 AM
Painful Liverpool Loss For Fosu-Mensah Vitalfootball: Crystal Palace: 20/08/2017 09:20:52 Manchester United loanee Timothy Fosu-Mensah has described the loss to Liverpool yesterday as being a painful defeat.
Soccerlens - Sun Aug 20 7:58 AM
Arsenal legend tips Lukaku to be a hit at Manchester United - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal legend Thierry Henry says Romelu Lukaku needs to work on his movement to take his game to the next level, but believes the Belgian striker will thrive under Jose Mourinho. The £90 million sum...
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 7:13 AM
Welcome. This Draft’s results will be simulated using this database of roughly 3000 classic players: http://www.fmscout.com/a-return-of-the-legends-fm17.html Here is the information about the database itself Spoiler: ”Database Information” After last year's great success of this database, I decid...
Soccerlens - Sun Aug 20 7:00 AM
On This Day in Football: United call Anfield ‘home’, US Soccer takes first steps - originally posted on Sportslens.com On 20 August 1971, a team in red walked out of the tunnel at Anfield waving at the plethora of excited fans, also donning red colours, sat in the Spion Kop. Arsenal were the visi...
EPL Talk - Sun Aug 20 1:40 AM
Swansea (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manager Jose Mourinho believes Manchester United have found their missing confidence after making a dream start to the Premier League season with back-to-back 4-0 wins. United saw off Swansea City on Saturday, three goals in the final 10 minutes completing a secon...
Republik Of Mancunia - Sun Aug 20 1:23 AM
Roy Keane left Manchester United in November 2005 after airing his frustrations over our performance in the 4-1 defeat away to Middlesbrough. Keane didn’t bite his tongue when going through the players and highlighting their mistakes. He criticised Edwin Van der Sar for letting in Gaizka Mendieta...
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 1:23 AM
You can only pick one player (from the league) and you have to take into account the composition of the current squad. Doesn't matter how unrealistic. Of course, opposition fans can join in for their team too. De Gea Valencia Bailly Jones Blind Matić Pogba Mané Mkhitaryan Martial Lukaku ​
RedCafe.net - Sun Aug 20 12:40 AM
Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Mahrez looks like he's got some of the fire of the 15/16 season back. He was really good again today as was in the game Arsenal. He made two goals for Leicester again today. He has pace, dribbling, good link up play and a sweet delivery. A constant thorn down the...
RedCafe.net - Sat Aug 19 9:36 PM
Nimes railway station in southern France has been evacuated after reports that 'three armed men' were being hunted on the first day of the Vuelta a Espana cycling tournament. Police have reportedly boarded a TGV train travelling from Paris to Montpelier to search for suspects - and passengers hav...
EPL Talk - Sat Aug 19 8:12 PM
London (AFP) – Jese Rodriguez made a memorable start to life at Stoke City by scoring the only goal of a 1-0 victory over Arsenal at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday. The Spanish forward, a loan signing from Paris Saint-Germain, finished crisply in the 47th minute to bring Arsene Wenger’s side down...
RedCafe.net - Sat Aug 19 7:09 PM
A nice glimpse into Baghdad's official United fan club which has 6500 members. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-middle-east-40966940/baghdad-s-little-manchester Helps them take their minds from the trouble for a while. Also says the Real Madrid fan club meeting in Iraq was targeted by IS and ki...
RedCafe.net - Sat Aug 19 6:33 PM
It's been a really good and comforting start to the season, however, given all the false dawns over the last few years, I don't (and maybe many of you) want to get too far ahead of myself. At what point will you be comfortable enough to finally brush away the "false dawn" label - when we can trul...
EPL Talk - Sat Aug 19 6:15 PM
London (AFP) – Romelu Lukaku was on target again as Manchester United continued their fine early-season form with a second successive 4-0 win on Saturday, this time at Swansea City. Eric Bailly, Paul Pogba and substitute Anthony Martial also found the net at the Liberty Stadium, giving Jose Mouri...
RedCafe.net - Sat Aug 19 5:56 PM
Seeing that an old Pablo Zabaleta gave away a penalty today to cause West Ham a loss, it struck me again how poor their transfer strategy is. The likes of Ayew and Arnautovic are good signings if you're doing your scouting at the watercooler instead of football grounds, they can be good on their...
Vital Football - Sat Aug 19 4:08 PM
Swansea 0 United 4 - Post-Match Facts and Figures Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 19/08/2017 15:50:56 Two matches into the new 2017 / 2018 Premier League season and Manchester United have made the perfect start.
Vital Football - Sat Aug 19 4:08 PM
Rate The Players: Swansea City 0-4 Manchester United Vitalfootball: Swansea: 19/08/2017 15:55:37 Rate the players' performances as the Swans lose 4-0 at home against Manchester United
Republik Of Mancunia - Sat Aug 19 3:42 PM
Anthony Martial came off the bench for the second time to score a goal, as Manchester United beat Swansea 4-0. He also played a vital role in the lead up to Romelu Lukaku’s goal too. Martial had been linked with a move away from the club over the summer but Jose Mourinho has made it …
Republik Of Mancunia - Sat Aug 19 3:37 PM
The RoM 2017-18 Season Preview is available for just £5. It includes an EXCLUSIVE interview with Paul Scholes, a Q&A with the country's top journalists about our transfer targets, articles by brilliant United writers, and so much more. All profit goes to Trafford Macmillan so please support this...
EPL Talk - Sat Aug 19 3:34 PM
Swansea (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United maintained their dream Premier League start as goals from Eric Bailly, Romelu Lukaku, Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial secured a 4-0 victory at Swansea City on Saturday. Having put West Ham United to the sword with another 4-0 win in their opening...
RedCafe.net - Sat Aug 19 3:33 PM
VS TEAM SJOR TEAM CRAPPY TEAM SJOR Was lucky enough to pick top 5 player of all time so would be very foolish of me not to The 4-Way Draft R1: Sjor vs crappy
RedCafe.net - Sat Aug 19 3:32 PM
Let the discussion begin
Vital Football - Sat Aug 19 3:12 PM
Swansea 0 United 4 - Mourinho`s Views Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 19/08/2017 14:54:03 Following on from the 4-0 victory over Swansea City, Jose Mourinho had a few words for the press.
Vital Football - Sat Aug 19 3:12 PM
Swansea 0 Manchester United 4 Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 19/08/2017 14:56:02 Two games into the 2017 / 2018 season and Manchester United have served a warning to their Premier League title rivals.
RedCafe.net - Sat Aug 19 2:29 PM
Swansea 0:1 Man Utd (Bailly 45') Swansea 0:2 Man Utd (Lukaku 81') Swansea 0:3 Man Utd (Pogba 82') Swansea 0:4 Man Utd (Martial 84')
Red Rants - Sat Aug 19 2:22 PM
Manchester United were comfortable 4-0 winners at Swansea City. Here are our players performance: David de Gea 7 A comfortable grab from Martin Olsson’s overhead kick was the only ‘save’ David de Gea had to make this afternoon. We’ve faced… Continue Reading →
RedCafe.net - Sat Aug 19 12:47 PM
So… my first ever thread at RedCafe is about Stat Attack, an interesting and insightful podcast from Sky Sports. Apart from being informative and occasionally presenting some surprising numbers, there's also a witty and humorous tone to it. They predict results and exact scores too, for each and...
Vital Football - Sat Aug 19 11:56 AM
Swansea v Manchester United - Team Sheets Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 19/08/2017 11:50:12 An early kick-off, against Swansea City today, gives Manchester United the chance to make a statement.
Republik Of Mancunia - Sat Aug 19 11:52 AM
De Gea, Valencia, Bailly, Jones, Blind, Matic, Pogba, Mata, Mkhitaryan, Rashford, Lukaku. Subs: Romero, Lindelof, Smalling, Fellaini, Herrera, Lingard, Martial. The RoM 2017-18 Season Preview is available for just £5. It includes an EXCLUSIVE interview with Paul Scholes, a Q&A with the country's...
Vital Football - Sat Aug 19 11:38 AM
Team Line-Ups & Updates: Swansea City vs Manchester United Vitalfootball: Swansea: 19/08/2017 11:32:29 Team line-ups and match updates as Swansea City kick off their 2017/18 home campaign against Manchester United (12.30pm kick off)
Red Rants - Sat Aug 19 11:31 AM
Manchester United will be looking to make it two wins from two this lunchtime when we travel to Swansea City. Our 4-0 hammering of West Ham saw us end the opening weekend top of the Premier League whilst today’s hosts… Continue Reading →
Republik Of Mancunia - Sat Aug 19 11:30 AM
The RoM 2017-18 Season Preview is available for just £5. It includes an EXCLUSIVE interview with Paul Scholes, a Q&A with the country's top journalists about our transfer targets, articles by brilliant United writers, and so much more. All profit goes to Trafford Macmillan so please support this...
RedCafe.net - Sat Aug 19 11:11 AM
Saturday 19th august 2017 12:30 Swansea City-Manchester United 15:00 Bournemouth-Watford Burnley-WBA Leicester City-Brighton Liverpool-Crystal Palace Southampton-West Ham 17:30 Stoke City-Arsenal Sunday 20th august 2017 13:30 Huddersfield Town-Newcastle United 16:00 Tottenham-Chelsea Monday 21st...
Republik Of Mancunia - Sat Aug 19 11:00 AM
Former Liverpool boss, Brendan Rodgers, has discussed the impact that Sir Alex Ferguson has had on his career. Rodgers, who now manages Celtic, nearly won the title with Liverpool in 2014. Their fans turned up at Anfield with flares and flags, chanting “we’re going to win the league”. It wasn’t t...
Red Rants - Sat Aug 19 10:39 AM
Manchester United are about to enter new contract discussions with left-back Luke Shaw, according to reports. The 22-year-old is set to return to action on Monday night for the under-23s having been out of action with an ankle injury picked… Continue Reading →
Red Rants - Sat Aug 19 10:18 AM
Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson believes that Jose Mourinho should make a bid in excess of £50 million to secure the signing of Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez. The Chilean international is in the final 12 months of his contract at… Continue Reading →
Hammers in the Heart - Sat Aug 19 9:06 AM
Today's match at Southampton should offer a more reliable measure of how West Ham will do this season as a lot of teams will be beaten at Old Trafford. Bilic has quite a few selection options to consider. I'd play Cresswell over Masuaku at left-back and there might even be a case for bringing in...
SBNation - Sat Aug 19 9:04 AM
Swansea want to play the spoiler, but Manchester United look very, very strong. The English Premier League season is one week old, and already there’s been a few twists and turns. Swansea City will be hoping to add a big twist to the early stretch of the season by upsetting Manchester United on S...
Soccerlens - Sat Aug 19 6:19 AM
On This Day in Football: Hansen delivers immortal words, Life begins at the Emirates - originally posted on Sportslens.com The date is 19 August 1995 and a young Manchester United side has travelled to Villa Park to play Aston Villa in the opening day of the new Premier League season. Alex Fergus...
RedCafe.net - Sat Aug 19 6:03 AM
Jose Mourinho has expressed his total faith in Anthony Martial and backed the Manchester United forward to become a better player throughout the season. Martial was a revelation during his first campaign with the Reds, in 2015/16, when he scored 17 goals in 49 appearances. His second term was les...
RedCafe.net - Sat Aug 19 3:44 AM
I don't remember the market inflated in this rate before Pogba transfer. It almost seems like the oil money clubs wanted to show that they can spend stupid money too. 89 mill looks like a bargain this summer
We cannot start the Premier League with our players that were in the World Cup, which is a shame for the most important club competition in Europe, Mourinho told Russia Today.
Daily Express - 9:42 PM
They have a way to go. Perisic he went from Croatia to Dortmund to Wolfsburg to Inter, said Mourinho. I don't know why he didn't come to Manchester when I wanted him.
Metro - 5:08 PM
Mourinho told RT : We cannot start the Premier League with our players that were in the World Cup, which is a shame for the most important club competition in Europe.
Mirror - 2:56 PM
We cannot start the Premier League with our players that were in the World Cup, which is a shame for the most important club competition in Europe, Mourinho told RT on Saturday.
Soccernet - 7:11 AM