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RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 9:20 PM
On this week's United Hour podcast join host Nik ( @Rood ) and Craig ( @Schmiznurf ) as they discuss our performances against Liverpool and Benfica, whether or not parking the bus is the way to go, our Armenian magician Mkhitaryan, young Benfica goalkeeper Svilar, our next game against Huddersfie...
RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 5:48 PM
Chelsea v Arsenal. First leg is tonight at 19:45. 2nd leg is on Monday 30/4 also at 19:45. Both games live on ITV4. If Chelsea win it will be our 167th in a row. I know a few of you like to see the youth cup finals and also remind me that none of them will ever play for Chelsea.
RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 5:38 PM
This draft is based on player performances in ICC World Cups and Champions Trophy only, only performances in these tournaments count, performances outside these tournaments carry no weight. Please vote according to this criteria. TEAM CRAPPY 1. Sourav Ganguly 2. Neil Johnson 3. Kumara Sangakarra...
RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 3:47 PM
I have been playing golf every spring/summer for about 10 years but I am completely useless. One day I might go out and play semi-decent the next I hit everything hard right/left and even miss the ball. I have recently decided to get lessons (First one tonight in fact). Anyone else taken golf les...
RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 2:59 PM
Everton and Crystal Palace have scored 40 and 36 goals respectively. Man United, Liverpool and Chelsea have scored a total of 204 goals or an average of 68. Despite this - Palace alone, have got as many penalties (9) as United, Liverpool and Chelsea combined. While Everton have got 8 penalties. S...
RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 2:27 PM
https://www.theguardian.com/football/2018/apr/27/the-premier-league-teams-ineptitude-index-2017-18 We may have not had our best season but we were not as bad as everyone makes out, as Mourinho has alluded to in his recent statements.
RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 1:57 PM
Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Manchester United to offer David de Gea a new contract to ward off Real Madrid's continued interest The 26-year-old’s current deal runs out in 2019, feasibly making it easier for the European champions to sign him next summer when he only has one year left on his...
RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 1:08 PM
http://www.skysports.com/football/n res-iniesta-to-leave-barcelona-after-22-years 9 League titles, 4 Champions League titles and the world cup Not bad I suppose.
RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 12:59 PM
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RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 12:44 PM
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RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 11:36 AM
Love to see this man in the PL. What are the possibilities of that happening? When and which club would suit him best?
RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 10:37 AM
Hopefully this won't just be about Wenger.
RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 6:39 AM
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RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 1:10 AM
In light of the latest Marvel movie, it's about time this gets discussed. Beware to have Infinity war spoilers in spoiler brackets when reasoning.
RedCafe.net - Fri Apr 27 12:22 AM
https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/sport/steven-gerrard-on-rangers-shortlist-for-manager-8rs895jxw
RedCafe.net - Thu Apr 26 7:36 PM
Fawlty is Out XI vs. Atletico of Madrid and Marseille vs. Red Bull Salzburg
RedCafe.net - Thu Apr 26 7:14 PM
No thread on this? Another big star heading for a fall?
RedCafe.net - Thu Apr 26 6:03 PM
according to Branson on LinkedIn. I’ve read, but don’t know how true this is.. that he’s not allowed to own an airline in the US as he’s a foreigner Virgin Atlantic and virgin Australia fly on but the former may be struggling after falling into the red due to Brexit Anyone think Branson may just...
RedCafe.net - Thu Apr 26 2:17 PM
any fans? just watched season 5, getting very interesting What’s your take on it?
RedCafe.net - Thu Apr 26 1:05 PM
Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date The stadium cost, by today's rates, over £1bn.
RedCafe.net - Thu Apr 26 11:49 AM
I remember tuning into Football Italia on Channel 4 and being blown away by the legendary Milan defence, especially by the performances of Paolo Maldini. For me he's the greatest left back of all time. However, other comments on the CAF I've seen today made me realise not everyone regards him so...
RedCafe.net - Thu Apr 26 11:12 AM
He said this yesterday to Ziggo Sport, a Dutch TV channel. “I still get a lot of offers. I have now received an offer that I cannot refuse. But if I do not have a club in July or August then I have definitely retired.” He already said earlier that he doesn’t want the PSG job or a job as...
RedCafe.net - Thu Apr 26 3:50 AM
Hookie is playing SF in a few weeks and I'm thinking about going. Anyone else seen him and able to say whether it's worth the effort? I'm already going to SF to see Human League on Sunday night and he's playing Saturday night so it's not much of an ask.
RedCafe.net - Thu Apr 26 1:13 AM
Right now we have Valencia and Ashley Young who have gone through such a conversion. I think they have done well but age may be catching up with them. If FB is the easier position to master than being a winger, then it makes sense for us to continue looking for wingers who can and are willing to...
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 10:39 PM
As a huge fan of the book series, I'm delighted to see that Amazon have bought the TV rights for Iain M Banks' Culture series. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/consider-phlebas-tv-series-works-at-amazon-1086840 Consider Phlebas arrives as Amazon has been on a mission — a mandate from C...
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 10:38 PM
List of Drafts: Draft I: Cal?'s - New Fantasy Draft (Winner: Cal? ) Draft II: Polaroid's - Retro Fantasy Draft - all players born in 60s (Winner: Polaroid ) Draft III: Cal?'s - Next Draft - Ideas and Discussions
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 9:06 PM
https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/john-oshea-set-to-retire-from-game-in-may-f6txjzdh2 John O’Shea is expected to announce the end of his playing career within the next five weeks. After collecting 14 leading honours in his 19-year-career, the 36-year-old Sunderland and Ireland defender will leav...
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 8:35 PM
15yr old Slovakian midfielder Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Not official confirmation but word by @jb8521 is as good as it gets.
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 8:22 PM
List of Drafts: Draft I: Cal?'s - New Fantasy Draft (Winner: Cal? ) Draft II: Polaroid's - Retro Fantasy Draft - all players born in 60s (Winner: Polaroid ) Draft III: Cal?'s - Next Draft Idea/Discussion (Sign up for World Cup Draft open)
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 7:09 PM
So what does the caf make of him? Decent player? Underrated? Overrated? There were old threads for him in the football forum, so I created a new one instead of bumping them.
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 5:38 PM
strachan smoked an imaginary cigar after scoring the equalizer for united in a 3-3 draw at Anfield? Grobbelaar got into a fight with one of his own defenders? Schmeichel scored a scissors kick v Wimbledon? Saint and greasvie was on every Saturday morning? The S&G report that they did on a young l...
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 3:31 PM
This is a Pre Premier League draft from 1971/72 to 1991/92 where managers assemble their squads by selecting players based on their playing performance during this time period only. Performances that fall outside this time period should not be considered. Neither should the players performance fo...
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 3:27 PM
Inspired by @VorZakone 's thread yesterday, and a bunch of posts in the CL matchday thread during the game between Liverpool and Roma. For context, dictionary definition of pragmatism: "dealing with things sensibly and realistically in a way that is based on practical rather than theoretical cons...
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 12:44 PM
Just link it to the Reddit page for the full story https://www.reddit.com/r/EARONS/comments/8er7p6/ I never thought it would ever be solved
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 9:49 AM
I thought we could do with one thread on this as I’d like to pick your brains. I don’t watch any Bundesliga because it’s preditable and La Liga isn’t my cup of tea these days. So, can a Caf expert on European footy give their opinions and insight on the current Bayern and Real sides? Their playin...
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 9:14 AM
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?
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 6:54 AM
Does anyone else live in the Middle East region and have to watch this tripe. They may as well change the name to Liverpool FC TV. For the United Spurs semi final at the weekend their expert pundits were Jason McAteer and John Arne Riise!
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 1:53 AM
Thread inspired by me sitting here listening to NY State of Mind for the millionth time. Go
RedCafe.net - Wed Apr 25 12:34 AM
I was chatting with my brother, who for some infuriating, inexplicable reason, is a Liverpool fan. He says that Salah is the best player he has ever seen for LFC (he's old enough to have watched Dalglish and co.) I'm not old enough to comment on Dalglish, but for me, Suarez is the best I've seen...
RedCafe.net - Tue Apr 24 10:15 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?
RedCafe.net - Tue Apr 24 9:09 PM
They can be so brutally naive at times.
RedCafe.net - Tue Apr 24 7:57 PM
Is he a player we should go for? Pros - He would be relatively cheap in a crazy market - He could potentially be a really good partner for Pogba - 7 goals, 9 assists in Premier League this season. In only 20 games - He's a goal-threat and maybe the closest to Lampard, albeit not scoring as much C...
RedCafe.net - Tue Apr 24 5:40 PM
I see on a number of sites that our French contingent are unhappy with JM and both are contemplating leaving in the summer with PSG a potential destination. My question is if due to FFP, PSG cant conclude a deal for M'Bappe without offloading Neymar(and its true he is not happy at PSG and pushing...
RedCafe.net - Tue Apr 24 4:05 PM
In the high-tech gold rush of modern Silicon Valley, the people most qualified to succeed are the least capable of handling success. A comedy partially inspired by Mike Judge's own experiences as a Silicon Valley engineer in the late 1980s. Click to expand Starts on 6th April on HBO. Only a few c...
RedCafe.net - Tue Apr 24 3:58 PM
This is a Pre Premier League draft from 1971/72 to 1991/92 where managers assemble their squads by selecting players based on their playing performance during this time period only. Performances that fall outside this time period should not be considered. Neither should the players performance fo...
RedCafe.net - Tue Apr 24 3:50 PM
This is a Pre Premier League draft from 1971/72 to 1991/92 where managers assemble their squads by selecting players based on their playing performance during this time period only. Performances that fall outside this time period should not be considered. Neither should the players performance fo...
RedCafe.net - Tue Apr 24 1:48 PM
Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date Thought the crest was bad enough but this is taking it to the next level. This club is being run by utter morons. Been an embarrassment for years.
RedCafe.net - Tue Apr 24 1:42 PM
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RedCafe.net - Tue Apr 24 10:37 AM
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RedCafe.net - Tue Apr 24 9:24 AM
This week host Nik @Rood is joined by Colm @Duafc , Craig @Schmiznurf and special guest Ryan Baldi as they talk about our semi-final against Spurs and how we are going to be in yet another final and Ryan's upcoming book "Next Next Big Thing: How Football's Wonderkids Get Left Behind" Podomatic (f...
RedCafe.net - Tue Apr 24 1:13 AM
Anyone been watching this new show? It really is the best on Tv at the moment IMO. The writing and performances are some of hte best Ive ever seen on Tv. Claire Danes and Damian Lewis will be picking up all the awards. Homeland is an American psychological thriller television series developed by...
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 10:24 PM
65min programme on Channel 5 about the rivalry between Fergie and Wenger. Good programme with some very good insight from big names in football. It has actually given me a new found respect for Wenger and the changes he brought to English football. I had no idea he managed in Japan before taking...
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 9:58 PM
Surely one of the most underrated artists around? Granted, this opinion is based on the previous Joni Mitchell thread on here only having a handful of replies, and most of them are about Sarah McLachlan. Blue is one of my favourite albums of all time, and Hejira is also great. Both great albums a...
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 9:25 PM
https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/43868703 Fifa set to meet over $25bn offer to launch two tournaments Fifa is planning to hold a special meeting next month where two lucrative tournaments could be given the go-ahead. Football's world governing body is said to have held "promising" consultatio...
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 8:58 PM
Knows the English game inside and out, knows the England players very well, develops players really well technically, plays good football, has won trophies. I really think he'd be a quality International manager at this point of his career, and would be the perfect fit for the England manager rol...
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 8:17 PM
https://edition.cnn.com/2018/04/23/world/toronto-collision-pedestrians/index.html
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 8:04 PM
This sounds really bad. Eyewitness saying he drove up to a mile at high speeds mowing down pedestrians.
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 6:02 PM
Tuesday 24th April 2018 Liverpool - Roma Wednesday 25th April 2018 Bayern - Real Madrid Tuesday 1st May 2018 Real Madrid - Bayern Wednesday 2nd May 2018 Roma - Liverpool
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 5:46 PM
We had some nice excuses this season with all big managers come up with innovative stuff. I don't recollect all of them, but I will post some that I remember. Maybe we could start a poll. I'll start with our club After Sevilla loss Jose: This is Football Err-itage. After West Brom draw Klopp: Wes...
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 4:30 PM
Today marks my 15-year anniversary as a Untied fan. On 23.04.2003 I watched my first game. We won 4:3 against Real Madrid. Beckham scored two goals off the bench and O'Shea nutmegged Figo. An absolute classic. When did you become a fan? What are the earliest moments you remember?
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 2:34 PM
This is a Pre Premier League draft from 1971/72 to 1991/92 where managers assemble their squads by selecting players based on their playing performance during this time period only. Performances that fall outside this time period should not be considered. Neither should the players performance fo...
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 2:05 PM
People's thoughts on this case? The ECHR have rejected a plea from the family to intervene this morning http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-merseyside-43867132 So the Supreme Court's decision that Alder Hey can withdraw life support stands. It's an absolute tragic and heartbreaking case all roun...
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 1:50 PM
Congratulations: https://www.nottinghampost.com/spor s/manchester-united-legend-ryan-giggs-1489867 Do we actually care? Well, they will be playing against Maidenhead United at some stage, so I might go and see it, if I remember.
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 1:11 PM
Apparently FA have apologised for the tweet they sent after the Spurs united SF Tweet — Twitter API (@user) date
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 10:29 AM
What do you think a few of our players need to be working on to get them to the next level? This especially applies to some of our younger players to get them to step up. Martial - movement. Only bug I've got with him, needs to be more aware of runs he can make and be a genuine terror...
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 8:57 AM
Are they bad? Or good? What are your thoughts?
RedCafe.net - Mon Apr 23 5:34 AM
It's not a good guy with a gun -- It's a good guy with balls of steel. https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/22/us/waffle-house-shooting-hero-tennessee/index.html My fav quote of the year: I figured if I was going to die, he was going to have to work for it.
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 9:24 PM
Season isn't over yet but I'm bored, ok?? Favourable: Marko Arnautović (West Ham) - He's done really well after a slow start and kinda is West Ham incarnate. Harry Maguire (Leicester) - Most of his body parts look disproportionately big and he's been a big player for Leicester this season. Nemanj...
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 9:09 PM
Will kick this off: Definite outs: Darmian, Blind, Jones, Rojo, Carrick, Fellaini Other outs: Shaw (dependant on signing Sessegnon), Mata, Smalling (dependant on CBs signed) Herrera (dependant on CMs signed) Martial (purely as not going to be played up front, not the same on wing, its him OR Rash...
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 8:59 PM
This draft is based on player performances in ICC World Cups and Champions Trophy only, only performances in these tournaments count, performances outside these tournaments carry no weight. Please vote according to this criteria. TEAM PRATH92 G Gooch G Kirsten K Sangakkara S Fleming S Waugh S Rai...
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 8:03 PM
What was/is your favorite kit?
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 6:22 PM
Was just thinking that if Madrid do beat Bayern, their route will have been; Group - Spurs, Dortmund, APOEL Last 16 - PSG QF - Juventus SF - Bayern Final - ROMA Which is pretty fecking tough. Certainly one of the toughest I can remember in recent years, though I'm probably forgetting a fairly obv...
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 4:45 PM
We're going to Wembley - again!
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 4:45 PM
Looks like they are through. Early thoughts?
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 3:47 PM
http://sportslens.com/manchester-united-sign-brightest-youth-talent-manni-norkett/231006/ Manchester United sign ‘brightest youth talent’ Manni Norkett
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 3:14 PM
Credit where it's due, he is playing very good football as a striker under Moyes. He was always a good player but seems to be applying himself more now. Very good performance today leading the line v Huddersfield. 6 goals and 3 assists in the last 7 games.
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 10:36 AM
This is a very subjective area of football. For years I have regularly heard mitigation for strikers, even at some of the very best teams, not delivering enough goals due to a ‘lack of service’. It has been said of our own £75m (or £90m depending on what you believe) striker this season a number...
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 7:33 AM
Four Tests to come in March. Always a hard-fought series, should be entertaining. The 2 best seam attacks in the world on what should be seam friendly pitches. Wonder if either side will post 300+ in an innings in this series. Probably going to end up being ABDV vs. Steve Smith. No word yet on Da...
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 4:04 AM
who on his day can play an absolute worldie; arguably one of our best players when fit and in form, but spends most of his time broken? Looked after Kane beautifully yesterday, him and Smalling just marshalled the Tottenham front line. A gritty, tough, defensive performance and hardly put a foot...
RedCafe.net - Sun Apr 22 1:11 AM
Who would be in yours? Stole this idea from the Totally Football Show Podcast. I'll do mine later once I have some inspiration.
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 9:45 PM
The 2018 Copa CONMEBOL Libertadores is the 59th edition of the CONMEBOL Libertadores (also referred to as the Copa Libertadores), South America's premier club football tournament organized by CONMEBOL. The winners of the 2018 Copa Libertadores will qualify as the CONMEBOL representative at the 20...
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 9:45 PM
Just heard that Verne has died, R.I.P.
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 9:41 PM
We're going to Wembley - again!
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 8:13 PM
Because it’s simple. As a club, we’re better. Better manager. The mentality to actually win big games. Spurs have a new bakery is their new stadium. Well done Spuds.
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 8:03 PM
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RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 7:39 PM
Let the discussion begin
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 7:32 PM
The vulgar language used, the abuse every player gets after a mistake, toxic. And after all that toxicity, we won the game Chill.
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 7:30 PM
Man Utd 0:1 Tottenham - Alli (24') Man Utd 1:1 Tottenham - Sanchez (24') Man Utd 2:1 Tottenham - Herrera (64')
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 7:27 PM
We're going to Wembley - again!
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 7:24 PM
Felt this deserves its own thread. Can't believe I used to have a soft spot for them. They are a fecking nasty team. Every time, without fail, they resort to cnutish tackles when they're up against it. Too young to have seen the Wimbledon side but this is the dirtiest team I've ever seen. Up ther...
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 6:58 PM
Big changes afoot at Sunderland who could end up bringing in at least a whole new first XI by the looks of things. The fella who has arrived from Inter as DOF seems to be keen, along with Di Canio of completely reshaping the squad. They want to buy young players, develop them and sell them on for...
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 6:54 PM
This is starting to drive me mental, there are so many times where a break or even just a general run of play is slowed enormously by a pass being placed a few yards behind where it should be. I mean, seriously, this is something I got to grips with in under 11's matches, if your target man is mo...
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 2:53 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?
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 1:59 PM
I always wondered this. Part of the decline at Arsenal was down to the new stadium and the arrival of Chel$ea and Man $ity and being unable to compete. Could Wenger have been a success for us? After all he could not have been any worse than Moyes or LVG.
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 1:20 PM
Well? I am in London, originally having been intending to go to a friend’s wedding celebration (they already eloped and got married low-key), and was feeling a wee bit ambivalent, as it was to coincide with the last half of the semi-final. Unforeseen circumstances landed the bride in hospital, wh...
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 11:26 AM
League Table: PL Fixtures: FA Cup SF fixtures:
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 9:19 AM
Just read some articles about how New Balance has been declared the official shoe of white people because of pro-Trump comments by a senior figure with the company. Not to mention how there is a boycott against the firm for its sponsorship of the Jerusalem marathon, I am surprised Liverpool and C...
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 7:33 AM
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RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 7:23 AM
Should we be seriously considering signing him this summer?Hes available for just 3 million quid knows United inside out he seems to have overcome his injury troubles, he's been a good consistent performer for West brom.Plus he's a very good distributor of the ball who knows how to bring the ball...
RedCafe.net - Sat Apr 21 2:55 AM
Ten Kits - Ten Names - Go 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) Man Utd kits - who do they remind you of? - updated pg2