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RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 11:35 PM
Nice read this, Mail Online aside. Paul Scholes talks punditry, Salford City and missing out on the chance to manage the United U23’s - says he can’t ever see himself at another club and misses the day to day involvement. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/fo on-Paul-Scholes-hates-flak-got-TV-truth...
EPL Talk - Sat Dec 23 10:59 PM
Leicester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester United will spend Christmas 13 points behind Manchester City in the Premier League title race as Harry Maguire’s dramatic late equaliser earned Leicester City a 2-2 draw on Saturday. Juan Mata looked set to inspire a United victory as Jose Mourinho’s...
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 10:42 PM
This is not a thread to criticize them. They've both been much more productive and influential this season. They can still be inconsistent, but it's an improvement from last season. I know of all the complaints regarding Mourinho's system not truly elevating them to their peak performance potenti...
Republik Of Mancunia - Sat Dec 23 10:25 PM
Manchester United drew 2-2 at Leicester City after wasting chances in the second half and contributing writer, Nathan Quao, of Citi Sports, outlines the talking points United duly pay for wastfulness The score line could and should have been greater on the night. The defects with Leicester City’s...
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 10:23 PM
Let the discussion begin
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 10:01 PM
Leicester City 1:0 Man Utd - Vardy (27') Leicester City 1:1 Man Utd - Mata (40') Leicester City 1:2 Man Utd - Mata (60') Leicester City 2:2 Man Utd - Maguire (90 + 5')
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 9:55 PM
Great weekend for United. City, Arsenal and Spurs have all dropped points.
Red Rants - Sat Dec 23 9:40 PM
Harry Maguire scored an equaliser with the final kick of the game after Manchester United had came from behind to lead 2-1 at Leicester City in the final Premier League game before Christmas. Juan Mata scored a goal in each… Continue Reading →
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 8:51 PM
Ok, this is diving me mad. Why are we going back to 2 in midfield? It doesn't work! It will never work long-term with Pogba as 1 of the 2 midfielders. With Pogba in the midfield, he drifts all over the place, that's his game, and you're basically left with 1 fecking midfielder to deal with 2 or o...
Republik Of Mancunia - Sat Dec 23 7:31 PM
De Gea, Lindelof, Smalling, Jones, Young, Matic, Pogba, Mata, Lingard, Martial, Lukaku. Subs: Romero, Rojo, Shaw, Herrera, Mkhitaryan, Rashford, Ibrahimovic.
Red Rants - Sat Dec 23 7:12 PM
Manchester United visit the King Power Stadium in under an hour’s time to face Leicester City in the final Premier League game before Christmas. Jose Mourinho confirmed yesterday that captain Antonio Valencia will miss this evening’s game and potentially be… Continue Reading →
SBNation - Sat Dec 23 7:06 PM
Leicester City have been having a solid bounceback season after a year of disappointments in their last campaign, and as the holiday season arrives they have a chance to cement themselves as a solid team in the Premier League and turn around a bit of a speed bump in their form, as they’re set to...
Vital Football - Sat Dec 23 6:47 PM
Leicester City v Manchester United - Team-Sheets Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 23/12/2017 18:47:54 Who is in and who is out?
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 5:57 PM
I really don't like this guy https://www.clippituser.tv/c/mlevbq
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 5:31 PM
new will smith movie. What do you make off it? Once I got over the premise of it I enjoyed it. The 2 main characters had good rapport
EPL Talk - Sat Dec 23 5:30 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester City recorded a 17th straight Premier League victory in a ruthless 4-0 win over Bournemouth on Saturday as Sergio Aguero scored twice, with Raheem Sterling and Danilo also finding the net. Pep Guardiola’s team are ripping up the record books this sea...
EPL Talk - Sat Dec 23 3:32 PM
Liverpool (AFP) – Chelsea wasted a chance to move level on points with second placed Manchester United as Everton maintained their improvement under Sam Allardyce in a 0-0 draw at Goodison Park on Saturday. It marked a sixth game unbeaten for Everton under former England boss Allardyce, but Chels...
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 2:06 PM
What's the opinion on something like this being implemented? Is it really fair that clubs can change their managers at any time they like? Look at Everton. We beat them 4-0 when they looked woeful. Chelsea on the other hand have to play a revitalised side under a different manager. So is it reall...
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 1:40 PM
Ive developed a completely unscientific theory in light of feelings I've been having towards the game lately, or more specifically towards my engagement with others in discussions about football. I really do struggle sometimes to see why some people bother. This thread is not (but could be) aimed...
EPL Talk - Sat Dec 23 1:29 PM
Liverpool (AFP) – In-form forward Wayne Rooney was left out of the Everton squad for their Premier League home game with defending champions Chelsea on Saturday, reportedly due to illness. Rooney, 32, has scored six goals in his last five league games as Everton have climbed to ninth place in the...
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 1:19 PM
The below is a compilation of all 76 lists submitted in the nomination thread. Naturally - as with pretty much all lists of this nature - there will be quite a few questionable names in the 50-100 range but the further up in the list you go, there'll hopefully be more names you agree with. Also,...
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 1:00 PM
Now this thread is not to discuss individual stories, but rather to discuss the overall theme of negative press that has been coming out from the club recently. I won't link the articles because they're mostly nonsense, but here are some of the headlines: Manchester United’s senior players ‘exasp...
Soccerlens - Sat Dec 23 12:57 PM
Mourinho set to bid £25m for exciting target, this could help Spurs clinch key transfer - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester United defender Luke Shaw has been linked with an exit for a while now. According to Guardian, the Old Trafford outfit are now prepared to let the former Saints...
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 11:46 AM
Let me start by saying this is nonsense. I'm posting this as it is the season of giving and I feel like we could do with a bit of a laugh here. http://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/footb omelu-lukaku-sulking-11739028.amp?share=other Enjoy this magnificent article.
Vital Football - Sat Dec 23 10:48 AM
United Targeting Fulham Defender Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 23/12/2017 10:31:00 To fill the left-back problematic spot.
RedCafe.net - Sat Dec 23 9:28 AM
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho wants to sign two players in the January transfer window. M.E.N. Sport understands Mourinho is keen on signing a central midfielder and a winger, with the club interested in Bordeaux's Brazilian Malcom. Mourinho believes Malcom, 20, could provide the 'missi...
EPL Talk - Sat Dec 23 12:04 AM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has suggested referees must do more to protect players from serious injury, even if it means red and yellow cards for his own players. Guardiola was angered by challenges on Kevin de Bruyne and Raheem Sterling during City’s...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 11:47 PM
How will he fare in his first season? Instant impact making Liverpool serious contenders for top 3 or does he require serious amount of rebuilding? Squad looks awfully fragile when a couple of key players are out so surely this won't be plain sailing for The Normal One?
EPL Talk - Fri Dec 22 11:30 PM
London (AFP) – Jose Mourinho believes Manchester United are being “punished” by the Premier League fixture list as they embark on the busy festive period, desperately trying to cling onto Manchester City’s coat-tails. In a period that starts on December 22 and ends with the third round of the FA...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 11:26 PM
Media rumours are City are interested in Van Dijk in Jan. https://www.google.co.uk/amp/www.ma news/man-city-transfers-van-dijk-14069852.amp We have a "variety" of centre halves - some pretty good (Bailly), some ok (Jones, Rojo, Lindelof who's slowly improving?) and some not so good (you know who...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 11:13 PM
Pulisic is reportedly on the short list of options of wingers for the January transfer window along with: Malcom, Lemar and Kluivert. Pulisic is a top talent, but I just can't see any reason why Dortmund would sell him mid season. Although, his contract only runs till 2020, so if he doesn't sign...
Tottenham Blog - Fri Dec 22 11:00 PM
Manchester United are preparing a £25 million January bid for Tottenham target Ryan Sessegnon, according to The Guardian. The Fulham left-back, still only 17, has drawn plaudits for his mature performances in the Championship over the last two seasons. Mauricio Pochettino is said to be a fan, wit...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 9:57 PM
Right it's that time of year again, let's hope for a classic. Now to make @marukomu happy any serious Liverpool discussion or Liverpool fans chirping up will be come down on hard and threadbans of weird lengths will be handed out RAWK Goes Into Lockdown 2017/20-18 Edition | Milner: "We need to be...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 9:52 PM
GRAND CHRISTMAS BOARD OF FORTUNE 2017! Starting Cache: $2, 000 How to play: Every Turn, I'll randomize a set of numbers and allocate to all players. The number allotted represents the number of boxes you move for the turn. The criteria for destination boxes applies to you for the turn. Everyone s...
Soccerlens - Fri Dec 22 9:17 PM
Devastating loss for Manchester United as defender nears £35.4m move to Arsenal - originally posted on Sportslens.com Jose Mourinho’s loss is Arsenal’s gain, with reports the Gunners have found a £35.4m solution to their defender woes, snatching him away from the clutches of Manchester United. Ju...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 8:32 PM
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RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 8:32 PM
Horrible news Just confirmed by the club
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 8:07 PM
I've hardly watched any of these things, but I hear nothing but good reports about most of them. I was looking at Thor and in the best of 2017 movies, a few have mentioned Logan, so heres my question. I see that a lot of these films seem to link with each other, The Avengers etc, so is there a...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 8:07 PM
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RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 7:26 PM
So, this is about having a particular opinion about a player/club/game who turned out completely wrong. My cases: 1. Thought that Matic wouldn't be a good fit. To be precise I thought he would be ok but only by having Herrera beside him who will compensate for his running in the midfield and we w...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 6:52 PM
Media rumours are City are interested in Van Dijk in Jan. https://www.google.co.uk/amp/www.ma news/man-city-transfers-van-dijk-14069852.amp We have a "variety" of centre halves - some pretty good (Bailly), some ok (Jones, Rojo, Lindelof who's slowly improving?) and some not so good (you know who...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 6:49 PM
Starts with Arsenal vs Liverpool today.
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 5:32 PM
So Iborra is set to join Leicester. Weird decision from him. But i guess money talk. @SfcNervion Regarding the other teams, big summer ahead for Barca. They need a massive overhaul at the back and in the middle.
SBNation - Fri Dec 22 5:31 PM
Can Mourinho play the way he wants without a settled defence? This season, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho appears to be missing many things. A twinkle in his eye. A skip in his step. Even the tiniest amount of joie de vivre. And, of course, a football team that pleases the eye, raises th...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 4:27 PM
The below is a compilation of all 76 lists submitted in the nomination thread. Naturally - as with pretty much all lists of this nature - there will be quite a few questionable names in the 50-100 range but the further up in the list you go, there'll hopefully be more names you agree with. Also,...
Republik Of Mancunia - Fri Dec 22 3:51 PM
Scott writes for ESPN about whether Zlatan is finished. Scott writes for Paddy Power about why Lukaku’s lack of celebration doesn’t matter. A human rights researcher looks at City’s owners for Medium. Scott writes for PickPremierLeague about the mistakes Giggs believe LvG made. The official site...
Vital Football - Fri Dec 22 3:49 PM
Leicester City v Manchester United - Fascinating Facts Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 22/12/2017 15:49:39 A second away match in the space of less than a week sees Manchester United travel to the Midlands to take on Leicester City at the King Power Stadium.
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 3:34 PM
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Vital Football - Fri Dec 22 3:29 PM
Leicester City v Manchester United - Managerial Chit-Chat Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 22/12/2017 15:29:01 Nothing but pleasant words for each other from the two camps.
Vital Football - Fri Dec 22 3:06 PM
Leicester City v Manchester United - Early Team-News Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 22/12/2017 15:06:30 As United look to return to winning ways.
Republik Of Mancunia - Fri Dec 22 2:33 PM
During his press conference on Friday afternoon, Jose Mourinho confirmed that Antonio Valencia is missing for the festive period, but doesn’t have a timescale for when the right-back is set to return. Valencia went to the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital earlier this week with his teammates a...
Republik Of Mancunia - Fri Dec 22 1:30 PM
As assistant manager of Manchester United, there had to be lots of things going on at the club that Ryan Giggs didn’t agree with when Louis van Gaal was in charge. The dull, possession obsessed football had to be the worst of the lot, after Giggs had spent 24 seasons playing for United teams that...
Vital Football - Fri Dec 22 1:14 PM
Inter Looking at Mkhitaryan Loan Deal Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 22/12/2017 13:14:40 Less than twenty-four hours ago, press speculation was heavily hinting that Henrikh Mkhitaryan was heading back to his former club, Borussia Dortmund.
Red Rants - Fri Dec 22 12:30 PM
Manchester United will be looking to bounce back from our shock EFL Cup exit on Wednesday when we take on Leicester City at the King Power Stadium in the final Premier League game before Christmas. We start the weekend 11… Continue Reading →
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 12:29 PM
If we were to just bring in 2 players in January who would be your choice and why. Only who you think we have a chance of getting. My 2 would be Sergie Roberto and Malcom. Push Pogba into playmaker role, and play Roberto with Matic. Malcom on RW.
EPL Talk - Fri Dec 22 12:23 PM
London (AFP) – Ryan Giggs says he advised Manchester United to sign Gabriel Jesus and Kylian Mbappe before they became stars and believes the club are paying the price for an inconsistent transfer policy. The United legend joined the club’s backroom staff when his stellar playing career ended in...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 11:50 AM
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RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 11:49 AM
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho wants to sign two players in the January transfer window. M.E.N. Sport understands Mourinho is keen on signing a central midfielder and a winger, with the club interested in Bordeaux's Brazilian Malcom. Mourinho believes Malcom, 20, could provide the 'missi...
Vital Football - Fri Dec 22 11:49 AM
Former United Midfielder Set for Bundesliga Return Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 22/12/2017 11:49:47 Big things were expected of Bastian Schweinsteiger signed for Manchester United.
Vital Football - Fri Dec 22 11:39 AM
Leicester v Manchester United - Match Officials Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 22/12/2017 11:39:22 Manchester United start their festive fixture programme, this Saturday, with a trip to take on Leicester City.
Vital Football - Fri Dec 22 11:37 AM
Derby Day Kerfuffle - No Punishment Handed Out Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 22/12/2017 11:37:32 The last Manchester derby, on December 10, will be remembered as being feistier after the final whistle than during the ninety minutes of action.
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 10:14 AM
Former Manchester United midfielder Ryan Giggs says he told the club to sign Kylian Mbappe and Gabriel Jesus years before they became breakout stars. Giggs, who spent time as former United's assistant manager alongside former boss Louis van Gaal between 2014-16, admits he clashed with the Dutch c...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 9:33 AM
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RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 9:06 AM
Pretty self explanatory. Who would you the fans realistically like to see shown in/out the door for the upcoming Jan transfer window? Only rule - allowed 1 buy+sell and loan/recall whoever or however many per scenario. And go! > Buy Ozil, sell Mikhi, recall TFM > If Ozil unattainable, buy Draxler...
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 6:56 AM
Starts with Arsenal vs Liverpool today.
RedCafe.net - Fri Dec 22 2:49 AM
http://www.manutd.com/en/News-And-F ce-one-of-the-toughest-festive-schedules.aspx I think this is the first time that the official website is complaining about Xmas fixture being tough. Looks childish thing to do
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 11:13 PM
BBC Article I'd take him back. Lindeloff despite being on a good run recently has been largely disappointing so wouldn't rely on him for the entire season. Baily is injured. Jones is always a few games away from injury. Leaves you with rojo and Smalling. He'd walk into our first team to I think,...
EPL Talk - Thu Dec 21 9:48 PM
London (AFP) – The English Football Association said Thursday that Jose Mourinho will face no sanctions following an investigation of comments he made before the recent Manchester derby. The FA said it has decided to take “no formal action” after reviewing evidence provided by Mourinho’s club Man...
Vital Football - Thu Dec 21 7:05 PM
Former United Boss Linked to Swansea Vacancy Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 21/12/2017 18:45:55 But is it a challenge he`d be willing to accept?
Red Rants - Thu Dec 21 6:39 PM
Manchester United have been linked to a number of attacking midfielders since the transfer window slammed shut at the end of August. Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez, Gareth Bale, Willian and Malcom have all been strongly linked in recent weeks. Now… Continue Reading →
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 5:06 PM
Everyone was crying for Mourinho to start Martial, Lukaku and Rashford together and we've just got to learn that these three don't exactly work together on the field. Rashford's decision making and on the field attitude has been absolutely abysmal. We can't rely on Ibrahimovic to get us goals in...
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 2:58 PM
I've been watching/playing football for 35 years and there are repeated patterns I still don't get. Discuss and add your own. 1) you can't just throw players on a pitch. Yes sometimes it can work but over and over we see it fail. How many cup upsets have we seen. Yes man for man the players might...
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 1:27 PM
The below is a compilation of all 76 lists submitted in the nomination thread. Naturally - as with pretty much all lists of this nature - there will be quite a few questionable names in the 50-100 range but the further up in the list you go, there'll hopefully be more names you agree with. Also,...
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 1:26 PM
So, Caf, what’s your vote? Mine is a very close tie between National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation and A Christmas Story.
EPL Talk - Thu Dec 21 1:07 PM
London (AFP) – Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs has ruled himself out of the running for the vacant manager’s job at Premier League strugglers Swansea following the dismissal of Paul Clement. With the Swans looking for a third boss in less than 12 months, Giggs had been talked about in relatio...
Tottenham Blog - Thu Dec 21 1:00 PM
Mauricio Pochettino wants to make Ryan Sessegnon a Tottenham player, according to Fulham journalist Ryan O’Donovan. Speaking to Football.London, O’Donovan said: “Tottenham are interested in Sessegnon, that much is a certainty, and have been for a while – Mauricio Pochettino is a big fan of the yo...
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 12:52 PM
Welcome to the second game of the second round of the Test Cricket Draft game between @Mani and @paulscholes18 . These teams will be involved in 3 game series in 1. A flat track 2. A green track aiding swing 3. A slow track aiding spin Teams Team Mani XI Geoffrey Boycott Michael Slater Rahul Drav...
Vital Football - Thu Dec 21 11:35 AM
United Linked with move for Chelsea's Eden Hazard Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 21/12/2017 11:18:56 And will break the British transfer record to get their man.
Vital Football - Thu Dec 21 11:35 AM
Bristol City 2 Manchester United 1 - Post Match Facts Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 21/12/2017 11:17:40 On a night when Manchester United's defence of the League Cup came to an end.
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 11:20 AM
Jose will be here next year and rightly so. Get used to it haters. But who won't be? I have a small list of players that shouldn't be near a Utd shirt any longer. But does Jose think the same? Mata (what does he do?) Darmian (see above) Fellaini (can't see Jose getting rid though) Blind (slow, sl...
Vital Football - Thu Dec 21 11:00 AM
Bristol City 2 Manchester United 1 Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 21/12/2017 11:00:22 Manchester United`s defence of the League Cup they won last season, ended in dramatic fashion at Ashton Gate last night.
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 10:58 AM
For me the easy criticism to make of someone like Martial is that he can get predictable, just running straight at players and doesn't use enough of the skill he clearly has in his locker. It seems like he goes through the motions and takes the easy option sometimes.. all of these you see in a ty...
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 10:33 AM
Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford were pretty shite last night, right? Tbf to Marcus he was about an inch away from scoring an absolute peach (again) but they both generally made poor decisions and wasted bunch of attacking opportunities. Similarly, they've both blown hot and cold for most of t...
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 10:30 AM
TEAM PAT_MUSTARD VS TEAM HARMS ​ TACTICS PAT_MUSTARD Formation: 4-3-3 Style of Play: Direct, high tempo attacking football. There's no escaping the fact that I'm forced to field two sheep at The Fifth Redcafe Sheep Draft Round 1 - Pat_Mustard vs. harms
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 10:27 AM
Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date According to Kicker, Dortmund are considering a move to bring him back.
Soccerlens - Thu Dec 21 9:34 AM
Huge blow for Aston Villa, West Ham lining up a move for highly rated Championship star - originally posted on Sportslens.com West Ham United are interested in the Manchester United keeper Sam Johnstone. The 24-year-old has impressed during his loan spell at Aston Villa and the Championship outfi...
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 9:10 AM
Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date The arrival of Mourinho to PSG the next season is emerging.He is already letting himself be loved in several statements, and the moment -if PSG don't win the C.L- would be the next summer. Click to expand Translation from our resident Madridista @carvajal . Thank...
Vital Football - Thu Dec 21 9:08 AM
Officials - Leicester v Manchester United (23/12/17) Vitalfootball: Leicester City: 21/12/2017 09:08:43 The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Leicester City and Manchester United this Saturday.
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 8:57 AM
TEAM LORD SINISTER/CHARLY VS TEAM INDNYC/CRAPPYCRAPERSON ​ TACTICS LORD SINISTER/CHARLY Our team will be built on the principles of a team effort and strong work The Fifth Redcafe Sheep Draft Round 1 - Lord SInister/Charly vs. Indnyc/crappycraperson
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 7:56 AM
It's a fair statement to say that the PL is like a carousel of on-off jumps from the same set of managers to each lower to mid-end club job that becomes available. At the top-end of the league, clubs import and don't give British managers a sniff (Moyes will have set that back even further), but...
Red Rants - Thu Dec 21 7:45 AM
The winter transfer window is set to open next Monday and Manchester United have been linked to making a number of signings in January. One of those is Internazionale centre midfielder Joao Mario. The Italian giants have admitted the Euro… Continue Reading →
Soccerlens - Thu Dec 21 6:47 AM
José Mourinho might repeat this season one of his most amazing achievements - originally posted on Sportslens.com The Premier League title seems unreachable for Manchester United. The Champions League should be now their main target. José Mourinho has won it twice and has become a cup-winning man...
Red Rants - Thu Dec 21 6:30 AM
Manchester United are well-equipped in the goalkeeper position with three different goalkeepers making appearances this season. David de Gea is arguably the best goalkeeper in the world right now whilst backup Sergio Romero was a World Cup finalists three years… Continue Reading →
RedCafe.net - Thu Dec 21 12:33 AM
Thought it might be worth making a new thread, as a lot of what is happening now can't be put in the General Election thread. So it seems like the Tories are all backing Theresa (for the moment): Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Meanwhile Labour can't decide wheth...
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 11:36 PM
Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Now this is concerning. I know Jose sometimes can be too harsh on players but if the manager says that after a game against a championship side then players have to be looked at. It's sad if it is true considering how our rivals city have been winning everything.
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 11:36 PM
Like the title says, why do we struggle to pass the ball around in the final third for a sustained period. All the other top 5 sides are capable of doing it. It’s not just centre midfielders. In Fergies era we didn’t even have centre midfielders towards the end. Martial on his day is capable of d...
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 10:56 PM
Some of the more notable picks so far: 100-81 80-61 SkySports 100 best footballers of 2017
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 10:49 PM
https://www.theguardian.com/footbal est-footballers-in-the-world-2017-interactive
Vital Football - Wed Dec 20 10:41 PM
Reactions - Bristol City v Manchester United (20/12/17) Vitalfootball: Bristol City: 20/12/2017 22:41:04 Following today's clash between Bristol City and Manchester United, here are the instant reactions from both managers.
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 10:31 PM
Numbers: 1. Arsenal 2. Man City 3. Bristol City 4. Chelsea Edit: Chelsea v Arsenal Man City v Bristol City Ties are two legs, so Bristol will be home second leg.
EPL Talk - Wed Dec 20 10:30 PM
London (AFP) – Championship side Bristol City dumped Manchester United out of the League Cup on Wednesday, scoring with seconds remaining to beat the holders 2-1. In the other quarter-final, Chelsea beat Bournemouth 2-1 with goals from Willian and a late strike from Alvaro Morata. United, second...
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 10:29 PM
( @fcbforever and @Zarlak love this guy) I learned about Ben Shapiro on youtube and I'm quite sure he'd receive mixed or negative reactions on this thread after reading a couple of posts in the STAR WARS tread (unrelated topic nonetheless). He's a right wing debate guy pretty much and a former ed...
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 10:29 PM
I'm struggling to work out United this year. At times we are incisive in control and devastating and 4 goals seems like a norm, other days we lack cohesion, ambition, direction and generally seem absent minded. Against City I think it's crystal clear. They are much better than us both in organisa...
Royal Blue Mersey - Wed Dec 20 10:21 PM
The Toffees boss thinks Wayne Rooney can go on for a while yet Sam Allardyce insists Wayne Rooney’s recent form is no flash in the pan and has backed the former England captain be a key Everton player for years to come. Rooney had a hand in all three Everton goals against Swansea on Monday, inclu...
SBNation - Wed Dec 20 10:21 PM
Bristol City has captured hearts with their celebration posts, and now they’ve beaten a Premier League giant too. Bristol City FC pulled off one of the best results in its history on Wednesday night, knocking defending champions Manchester United out of the League Cup with a dramatic 2-1 victory....
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 10:17 PM
Has anyone else noticed this? Martial, Rashford, Mhki, Ibrahimovic - they dither and at times almost hog the ball and then concede possession multiple times in a match. They then often stand for a few seconds bemoaning their own lack of decision while the opposition breaks. It's odd because you'd...
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 10:17 PM
Why the feck can't we carve teams open at will with all the attacking talent we have? Martial, Lukaku, Rashford, Pogba, Mata, Mkhitrayan etc. I know we've scored a lot goals this season but I can't really remember where we penetrated teams time and again. Just so reactionary. Jose needs an attack...
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 10:16 PM
Let the discussion begin
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 10:16 PM
There is a benefit to changing players or altering their game to counter the opposition - but the one thing I can't stand is changing formations every couple of games. What is the benefit? How do players get better? How do we find the best players in the best position in a formation? How do we ge...
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 9:54 PM
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Red Rants - Wed Dec 20 9:52 PM
Manchester United have been eliminated from this season’s EFL Cup to a goal in the final minute at Bristol City this evening. The hosts took the lead five minutes into the second half before Zlatan Ibrahimovic smashed home a free… Continue Reading →
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 9:45 PM
Was meant to make this thread the other day Just want to say that he's a-bit of a legend. Fantastic appointment by Swansea
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 9:41 PM
We are approaching 2018, time to produce a top 10 movies list of 2017 on the Caf ! 10. Thor Ragnarok 9. Alien Convenant 8. American Made 7. Logan 6. Spiderman Homecoming 5. IT 4. Star Wars The Last Jedi 3. Split 2. War for the planet of the apes 1. Get out. (Have not seen Blade runner, Mother, Du...
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 8:18 PM
( @fcbforever and @Zarlak love this guy) I learned about Ben Shapiro on youtube and I'm quite sure he'd receive mixed or negative reactions on this thread after reading a couple of posts in the STAR WARS tread (unrelated topic nonetheless). He's a right wing debate guy pretty much and a former ed...
Vital Football - Wed Dec 20 7:06 PM
Bristol City v Manchester United - Team Sheets Vitalfootball: Bristol City: 20/12/2017 19:06:19 Bristol City are at Ashton Gate with Manchester United the visitors today, this is an 8pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.
Red Rants - Wed Dec 20 7:02 PM
Manchester United are at Ashton Gate this evening to take on Bristol City in the EFL Cup quarter-final. The Robins are flying high in the Championship, currently third in the table, on a four-game winning streak in which they have… Continue Reading →
Republik Of Mancunia - Wed Dec 20 7:01 PM
Romero, Darmian, Shaw, Lindelof, Rojo, Blind, McTominay, Pogba, Rashford, Martial, Ibrahimovic. Subs: Pereira, Smalling, Herrera, Mata, Lingard, Mkhitaryan, Lukaku.
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 6:23 PM
GRAND CHRISTMAS BOARD OF FORTUNE 2017! Starting Cache: $2, 000 How to play: Every Turn, I'll randomize a set of numbers and allocate to all players. The number allotted represents the number of boxes you move for the turn. The criteria for destination boxes applies to you for the turn. Everyone s...
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 3:48 PM
Disgusting stuff. Source: http://www.football365.com/news/vile-details-of-racist-attack-on-sterling-revealed Magistrates were told Manchester United supporter Anderson, who has a history of football-related violence, pulled his white van alongside Sterling’s car as the midfielder waited to enter...
Soccerlens - Wed Dec 20 2:19 PM
Mourinho plotting shock move for superstar, would be one of Man Utd's best ever signings - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is planning to smash the British transfer record in order to land Eden Hazard. The Portuguese boss is eyeing a reunion with the Be...
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 1:28 PM
Welcome to the second game of the second round of the Test Cricket Draft game between @Raees and @crappycraperson . These teams will be involved in 3 game series in 1. A flat track 2. A green track aiding swing 3. A slow track aiding spin Teams Team Raees Glenn Turner Mathew Hayden Ricky Ponting...
Soccerlens - Wed Dec 20 1:21 PM
Manchester United deal complete, highly rated player 'thrilled' after sealing agreement - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester United have agreed to a new deal with the highly talented academy keeper Kieran O’Hara. The 21-year-old has been very impressive for United’s youth teams and he...
Vital Football - Wed Dec 20 1:05 PM
United Set to Capitalise on Barcelona`s Misfortune? Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 20/12/2017 13:05:39 Manchester United might, thanks to the actions of one of our rivals for his signature, have received a huge hand in bringing Antoine Griezmann to Old Trafford.
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 12:17 PM
Prompted by the Spurs - City game, where both Kane and Alli should have seen red but were both given yellow cards. The FA does not want to undermine ref's authority and takes the stance that this is more important than the occasional horror foul leading only to a yellow card. The retrospective ac...
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 12:07 PM
time to revisit as an alternative to Valencia at RB?
Red Rants - Wed Dec 20 12:00 PM
Manchester United face Bristol City at Ashton Gate in the quarter-final of the EFL Cup this evening. Arsenal and Manchester City booked their places in January’s semi-finals on Tuesday night whilst Chelsea host Bournemouth in the other game at the… Continue Reading →
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 10:36 AM
TEAM 2MUFC0 VS TEAM INVICTUS/ECSTATIC ​ TACTICS 2MUFC0 I believe the formation picture is pretty clear on how i will be setting The Fifth Redcafe Sheep Draft Round 1 - 2mufc0 vs. Invictus/Ecstatic
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 8:32 AM
Hazard being lined up for january according to The Expresss and the Sun, even mentioned on a chelsea site. Yes please if true Eden Hazard
RedCafe.net - Wed Dec 20 7:07 AM
TEAM MAZHAR13 VS TEAM TUPPET ​ TACTICS MAZHAR13 Formation: 4-4-1-1 Subs: Mauro Ramos, Simon Kjaer , Yannick Bolasie Defensive The Fifth Redcafe Sheep Draft Round 1 - mazhar13 vs. Tuppet
Red Rants - Wed Dec 20 6:30 AM
The winter transfer window opens in less than two weeks and Manchester United have been linked with signing a number of players in January. One of those is Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann. The French international was strongly linked with… Continue Reading →
EPL Talk - Wed Dec 20 2:44 AM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Bristol City vs. Man United in the League Cup, you’ve come to the right place. Manchester United head to Ashton Gate on Wednesday to battle Bristol City in the Carabao Cup quarterfinal. With Bristol City doing well in the Championship, this should be...
Red Rants - Wed Dec 20 2:30 AM
Manchester United travel to Ashton Gate to face Bristol City in the quarter-final of this season’s EFL Cup this evening. Having only just played at West Brom on Sunday and with a trip to Leicester City to come on Saturday… Continue Reading →
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 11:14 PM
Was wondering people's thought on their top 5 for the year: Albums 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Songs 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Films 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. And any other category you'd like to add, books and tv and such.
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 8:20 PM
Today Arsenal vs West Ham Leicester City vs Man City Tomorrow Bristol City vs Man Utd Chelsea vs Bournemouth
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 7:56 PM
So what you all think , which player or players from our current squad can become or will be recognized as club great/legend.
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 7:25 PM
Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Got to love him.
Royal Blue Mersey - Tue Dec 19 6:18 PM
It’s been Leighton and Wayne so far, is the third option the best? The last few matches have seen Everton ’s season turn around from utter and catastrophic failure back to respectability. After firing Ronald Koeman and watching David Unsworth bail out a sinking ship for over a month until help fi...
Vital Football - Tue Dec 19 6:11 PM
Van Gaal Would Like Revenge Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 19/12/2017 18:11:23 Being axed after you`d won the FA Cup for the club, wasn`t the kind of exit most managers would expect.
Vital Football - Tue Dec 19 5:58 PM
Mkhitaryan Set for Borussia Dortmund Return? Vitalfootball: Man Utd: 19/12/2017 17:58:11 Back in the summer, it appeared that Henrikh Mkhitaryan was set for a long stay at Old Trafford.
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 5:38 PM
Old thread was locked http://www.skysports.com/football/n o-dybala-will-leave-juventus-says-mino-raiola
Tottenham Blog - Tue Dec 19 5:00 PM
Manchester United have emerged as contenders to sign Tottenham target Mateo Kovacic, according to Spanish outlet Don Balon. Spurs allegedly had a bid for the midfielder turned down by Real Madrid in the summer. Madrid general director Jose Angel Sanchez recently revealed that Kovacic is seen as a...
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 4:42 PM
Everyone on the cafe is aware how good Weigl is. Basically he's a Carrick clone. It's no news that our midfield is light without the likes of Matic and Pogba. Matic has been playing practically every game and with fatigue setting in, his performances may start to go downhill. We need to ensure to...
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 2:05 PM
Europe Player of the Week ​ December 11th-18th ​ ​ Kevin De Bruyne ​ Manchester City WS Average Rating : 9.13 Kevin De Bruyne turned on the style vs Tottenham Hotspurs; showcasing his vast range of passing, lethal finishing, and quality on the ball ​ Redcafe Player of the Week | December 11th-18t...
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 1:46 PM
TEAM GIO VS TEAM ONENILTOTHEARSENAL/SHRIKE ​ TACTICS GIO WHAT ARE WE ALL ABOUT: Two complementary full-backs in the swashbuckling flank-dominator Roberto Carlos and the defensively watertight The Fifth Redcafe Sheep Draft Round 1 - Gio vs. oneniltothearsenal/shrike
Soccerlens - Tue Dec 19 1:31 PM
Wenger admires versatile Man Utd target, Arsenal lining up £30m January move for star - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are looking to improve their defence when the transfer window opens in January and Wenger has identified the Chelsea star David Luiz as a target. The 30-year-old has...
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 1:08 PM
So, I have not listened to music at all this year because i'm getting old or whatever, so I could do with hearing some stuff I think. I don't want whole albums recommend or anything like that, just your favourite song (just one!) from this year. If you could post the genre of music with the song...
Soccerlens - Tue Dec 19 12:17 PM
3 Premier League records Manchester City are set to break - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester City recorded an unprecedented 16th straight win at the weekend, with a 4-1 thumping of Tottenham Hotspur. This was after a win at Old Trafford the previous week over their nearest title riv...
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 11:18 AM
It's looking like it could be a tasty battle between who goes down this season. No one team stands out as completely shite like the Sunderland's and Derby's of recent times. I would say any team up to Huddersfield and even Watford (if they don't get their act together soon) are in danger of being...
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 10:41 AM
I hate most Christmas songs but there are a few exceptions. So what are your favorite and most hated? Favorite A couple of the many I hate I hate this song and adding Beeber makes it so much worse. Another major Christmas steamer
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 9:56 AM
TEAM ENIGMA_87 VS TEAM EDGAR ALLAN PILLOW ​ TACTICS TEAM ENIGMA_87 Formation: 4-3-3 Defensive line: Normal Style: Direct style - The Fifth Redcafe Sheep Draft Round 1 - Enigma_87 vs. Edgar Allan Pillow
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 9:28 AM
Anyone else playing this now? Seems like not much info is on the web, we could share some tips and tricks, and ratings of rare blades.
Vital Football - Tue Dec 19 9:15 AM
Officials - Bristol City v Manchester United (20/12/17) Vitalfootball: Bristol City: 19/12/2017 09:15:45 The Football Association have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the League Cup Quarter Final game between Bristol City and Manchester United this Wednesday.
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 8:26 AM
Welcome to the second game of the second round of the Test Cricket Draft game between @Raees and @crappycraperson . These teams will be involved in 3 game series in 1. A flat track 2. A green track aiding swing 3. A slow track aiding spin Teams Team Raees Glenn Turner Mathew Hayden Ricky Ponting...
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 8:22 AM
Some nice snippets on how our leader opperates with his management skills. http://www.skysports.com/football/news/11668/11176960/mnf-what-made-jose-so-special John Terry gives a fascinating insight into Jose Mourinho's management style, and what made him so special at Chelsea. Terry played under...
Soccerlens - Tue Dec 19 6:20 AM
Reputed Journalist urges player to leave Man Utd, Spurs must do everything to sign him - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester United left-back Luke Shaw has been urged to leave the club before it’s too late. The former Saints left back is not a starter for Jose Mourinho and he cannot af...
RedCafe.net - Tue Dec 19 2:47 AM
TEAM P-NUT0712 VS TEAM PRATH92/KM ​ TACTICS TEAM P-NUT0712 Key roles J.Boateng - Sweeper - Look to utilise his long range passing. Ocwirk - Anchor - The Fifth Redcafe Sheep Draft Round 1 - P-Nut0712 vs. prath92
If the job was easy I would not be here, said Jose Mourinho last week. You know that for me the jobs are not easy.
Daily Record - 11:07 AM
If the job was easy I would not be here, said Jose Mourinho last week. You know that for me the jobs are not easy.
Daily Record - 6:00 AM
Antonio Valencia? I watched something funny in his Instagram where he says 'work work work' in the gym, Mourinho said.
Daily Star - 11:16 AM
He was not ready to play for 90 minutes, Mourinho said of Fellaini. I can imagine when it was 2-1 to bring a fresh Fellaini, I think they would be in big, big trouble.
Daily Express - 7:14 PM