Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

Better The Devil You Know

Better The Devil You Know

Better The Devil You Know

MANCHESTER UTD V NEWCASTLE

The second of Sky's live matches on Sunday is from Old Trafford and to be honest, Newcastle may as well not bother turning up. The lack of summer signings has left Kevin Keegan with a threadbare squad even before the season starts and the prospect of going to United without Michael Owen leaves the Geordies looking helpless.

A Manchester United side missing both Rooney and Ronaldo won't pose the same threat as usual but they still have enough to comfortably see off Newcastle. The odds are designed to be prohibitve but there is only one possible outcome here so back the Red Devils to start with a victory.

By Reznikov

Oddschecker Prediction: Back Man Utd at 3/10 www.oddschecker.com



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Friday August 15 2008
Time: 8:01PM

Comments

0
Rooney will play
midlothian99
15/08/2008 20:44:00
0
Will it be 6 againi wonder?
rooneyisgod
15/08/2008 21:26:00
0
exactly, midlothian99 - fergie's said Rooney should play on Sunday, so how come they are still saying united will be without rooney??? Something to put on the team news, I guess!
Man utd champions
16/08/2008 18:47:00
0
Come on United.............Newcastle that is.
Tiny T
17/08/2008 16:34:00
0
Eat your words you cocky idiot. Love it when your diving, cheating bunch of crap foooks up
bseymour
17/08/2008 20:05:00
0
odds my ass. u were lucky to get that cheap equaliser. but 1-1 was fair. eat ur words u muppets. howay the ladsss
Toon4LiFe
17/08/2008 23:58:00
0
Toon4life, be fair. I agree with you that 1-1 was probably fair, but a "cheap" equaliser. After all, wasn't it a bit chancy Given saving with his forehead??? And to be honest, your goal had a lot to do with pooor marking by United. No sour grapes - you deserved your point, but so did we.
Man utd champions
18/08/2008 13:24:00
0
Remember, Taylor was off getting treatment when your fortunate equalizer arrived, meaning you've not scored in open play against a full team in English competition this season. Is it Toons fault that your crap can't mark well at corners? Martins had two free headers from corners, it's not his fault your defence is crap.
bseymour
19/08/2008 06:51:00
0
Yeah, our defence is REALLY REALLY bad, we conceded all of 22 goals in the league last season. Funny how everyone else conceded more. Oh, and should I just recall to mind the 11 goals we scored against you last season? That's half of the total goals we conceded ALL season.
Man utd champions
19/08/2008 20:16:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

Red Card Winners - Whose Better With Ten Men

Ever wondered which team tend to have the best response to going down to ten men?

Herrera In Team Of The Tournament (27/2/17)

Manchester United are represented in the latest League Cup Team of the Tournament that was selected ahead of Sunday's show piece Final.

Ibrahimovic In Team Of The Week (27/2/17)

Manchester United are represented in the latest Premier League team of the week that has been selected by BBC pundit Garth Crooks.

Manchester United 3 Southampton 2 - EFL Cup Final

Manchester United won the EFL Cup Final with a dramatic late-winner in a five goal thriller at Wembley Stadium.

Archived Vital United Articles

Vital United articles from

Site Journalists

Red Boy
Editor email
Profile
Charlie Bacchus
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM in EFL Cup Final?
Suggested By: Red Boy
De Gea4%
Valencia0%
Smalling0%
Bailly0%
Rojo0%
Herrera18%
Pogba0%
Lingard0%
Mata3%
Ibrahimovic66%
Martial9%
Rashford0%
Carrick0%
Felllaini0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 26 20 3 3 63 36
2 Spurs 26 15 8 3 53 32
3 Man City 25 16 4 5 52 22
4 Arsenal 25 15 5 5 50 26
5 Liverpool 25 14 7 4 49 24
6 Man Utd 25 13 9 3 48 17
7 Everton 26 12 8 6 44 15
8 WBA 26 11 7 8 40 4
9 West Ham 26 9 6 11 33 -9
10 Stoke 26 8 8 10 32 -10
11 Burnley 26 9 4 13 31 -9
12 Watford 26 8 7 11 31 -13
13 Southampton 25 8 6 11 30 -3
14 AFC Bournemouth 26 7 5 14 26 -15
15 Swansea 26 7 3 16 24 -25
16 Middlesbrough 26 4 10 12 22 -9
17 Crystal Palace 26 6 4 16 22 -13
18 Leicester City 25 5 6 14 21 -19
19 Hull City 26 5 6 15 21 -27
20 Sunderland 26 5 4 17 19 -24
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Mar 4 2017 12:30PM : AFC Bournemouth (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 12 2017 1:30PM : Southampton (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 19 2017 12:00PM : Middlesbrough (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : West Bromwich Albion (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 4 2017 8:00PM : Everton (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 8 2017 3:00PM : Sunderland (a)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.ForeverUnited1
2.Arthur Frog1
Vital Football Comment