UK time is: 07:03:25
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

The Liverpool Delusion Infected Skrtel

Another unfortunate victim of the dreadful illness commonly known as 'The Liverpool Delusion'. The symptoms include exaggerated belief in their own quality, misplaced optimism in next year and and an unhealthy obsession with 'history'.

The victim is Martin Skrtel who, despite being 6 points behind United in the title race, still cannot accept that we are the better side.

"I think we`ve been the best side in the country for the last few months, definitely.'

Oh dear. It might even be fatal. Dear Martin, Manchester United won 18 out of their last 20 league games while landing the Carling Cup, marching to the FA Cup semi-final and into the Champions League final.

We're better, get over it, there's always next year you know. And anyway, admitting you've got a problem is the first step towards recovery.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



For the very latest Premier League odds

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online

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

The Journalist

Writer: Zae Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday May 15 2009

Time: 3:29PM

Your Comments

*s********
Tosswink
O please! I can't believe the filter did that! haha!
Tosswink
To be fair, in terms of performances, Liverpool have done quite well. Also although the results have been brilliant, CONSISTENTLY (we've had brilliant moments/halves/games) we haven't been as good as we've been in previous seasons (scored less and conceded more than last season). However that's only good for us, since we've had to play loads more games than our rivals (Carling Cup, Club World Cup, Super Cup) and cope with nearly always having games in hand, and not played as well as we can and YET we are still 6 points clear of our nearest challengers. So what does that say either about us or everyone else?
Man utd champions
I don't often come on here, and comment even less, but after seeing this I couldn't help myself. You ManU fans make me laugh, as in one breath you say things like (and if you look on VL you'll see examples): 'we've not even been at our best and when Liverpool are at their best, and playing the best, it's still not even good enough' kind of thing, but when one of our players dares to suggest that we've been the best team in the country over the last couple of months (which we have) it is then claimed that ManU have in fact been at their best! You're going to win the title, and I'll come back to congratulate you when you do, but it would make my year if you slipped up now and we still nipped in to win it!
Chubby Alonso
yes i guess it would have made your year. to bad tho :)
ryu00
They are !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Tiny T
Errrrr maybe Skertel`s comment was based on the fact that Livepool brushed Mana Utd aside with ease each time they played this season...i dunno ..justsa guess...
I Bling Red
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester United Articles

Herrera Has Fractured Rib (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Missing Out (Tuesday September 30 2014)

One In and One Out? (Tuesday September 30 2014)

It Could be Another TWO Years! (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Young Heading for January Exit! (Monday September 29 2014)

Rooney Apologizes (Monday September 29 2014)

One Tough Debut (Monday September 29 2014)

Herrera the Latest Injury Concern (Sunday September 28 2014)

What the Stats Show! (Sunday September 28 2014)

Gullit Sticks His Oar In! (Sunday September 28 2014)

Archived Manchester United Articles

List All Vital United Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Man Utd 2 - 1 West Ham
Leicester City 5 - 3 Man Utd
Man Utd 4 - 0 Q.P.R.
Burnley 0 - 0 Man Utd
Sunderland 1 - 1 Man Utd
Man Utd 1 - 2 Swansea

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Arsenal 6 2 4 0 4 10
5. Swansea 6 3 1 2 2 10
6. Aston Villa 6 3 1 2 -3 10
7. Man Utd 6 2 2 2 2 8
8. Spurs 6 2 2 2 1 8
9. Crystal Palace 6 2 2 2 0 8
10. WBA 6 2 2 2 0 8

Breaking League News

Stoke : 30/09/2014 23:22:00
Sousa Admits Leaving Swansea City Was A Mistake
Swansea : 30/09/2014 22:08:00
Man City : 30/09/2014 22:00:00
Liverpool: FC Basel Preview
Liverpool : 30/09/2014 19:48:00
Three-Month Wolves Loan For Sagbo
Hull City : 30/09/2014 19:44:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v West Ham
Suggested By:  Red Boy
De Gea 6%
McNair 40%
Rafael 21%
Rojo 0%
Shaw 0%
Di Maria 6%
Blind 0%
Herrera 6%
Rooney 15%
Van Persie 0%
Falcao 3%
Fletcher 3%
Valencia 0%
Thorpe 0%