Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

City: Small Club, With A Small Mentality

City: Small Club, With A Small Mentality

OK, the 'poster row' reached the point where it's no longer funny, only tiresome. City are enjoying their time in the limelight and entertain ideas above their stature but we all know it will come crashing down soon, nobody more so than Sir Alex Ferguson.

'It's City isn't it? They are a small club, with a small mentality.

'All they can talk about is Manchester United, that's all they've done and they can't get away from it.

'They think taking Tevez away from Manchester United is a triumph. It is poor stuff. I thought he would go to City a long time ago.


We all knew he would and hopefully even the most hardcore Tevez fans - I can understand them as I had loved the guy - realise that he's good riddance. He's found his level - at a small club, with a small mentality. When was it they last won a thing? Fortunately the counter at Old Trafford tells us the exact date, for nobody could remember it otherwise...



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

Writer:Zae
Date:Monday July 27 2009
Time: 10:22PM

Comments

0
For a small club, you do pay a hell of a lot of attention to them, don't you?
Aamir
27/07/2009 22:32:00
0
LMAO
mcfctop4
27/07/2009 23:37:00
0
It looks me to me like they're trying their best to get our attention with that Tevez poster. They fail to realise that they may have all the money in the world but they're behind us in EVERY other department!
ForeverUnited
28/07/2009 02:18:00
0
Your manager says it is small time for them to mock utd, whereas Utd allow a clock denoting how long it has been since City won something. Double standards and that isn't even touching on the small club statement that ws 'beyond the pale' when Rafa said it. Typical Utd, give it but can't take it. City are coming out of this laughing whereas your fanbase and your 'mind game genius' of a manager is making himself look more foolish than anyone outside the club could ever do.
KB1
28/07/2009 13:09:00
0
I personally don't believe that what's happening at city will work...don't get me wrong i think hughes is a very good coach...I think they're buying good players that could cause any team in the world trouble...but I think it will take them sometime to gel.....also they never addressed their medfield....they have a very ppor one....i mean common who is irelan...he is a star medfield...not by any means.....so unless they fix their middle of the park as well as left wing i don't see how they can compete to top four...but assuming they gel fast enough they should definetly be in europe this season...and that would set the platform for them to buy even better players to challenge for the title....but again i don't believe its their year ...not yet....
ibrahiy
28/07/2009 14:34:00
0
What's your problem with our clock poster. According to you lot its not even in Manchester anyway! As for small club, compared to Everton Cit-eh are small. 33 years without a trophy, 18 years since a cup final. Everton don't have those stats.
NotoriousRedDevil
28/07/2009 14:48:00
0
Since success appears to be your barometer of size, you agree that Liverpool are bigger than Man Utd then?
KB1
28/07/2009 15:56:00
0
Still no answer to KB1's question, I wondor why?
JohnDoe
30/07/2009 11:19:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

Spanish Midfielder Interesting United

Adding to the squad this summer is a necessity.

Manchester United Linked with Morata

The devastating news relating to the bad knee injury Zlatan Ibrahimovic has now seen the search intensified to bring a striker to Old Trafford.

End of the Road for Ibrahimovic at Old Trafford

It would seem that after picking up a cruciate knee-ligament injury, Zlatan Ibrahimovic has accepted that his Manchester United career is over.

Keen to Upgrade or Preparing to Move On?

A question that only the select few can answer.

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 v Burnley (a)?
Suggested By: Red Boy
De Gea4%
Young0%
Bailly30%
Blind0%
Darmian0%
Herrera3%
Fellaini0%
Lingard0%
Pogba6%
Martial45%
Rooney9%
Rashford3%
Mkhitaryan0%
Carrick0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 32 24 3 5 75 38
2 Spurs 32 21 8 3 71 46
3 Liverpool 34 19 9 6 66 28
4 Man City 32 19 7 6 64 28
5 Man Utd 32 17 12 3 63 26
6 Everton 34 16 10 8 58 23
7 Arsenal 31 17 6 8 57 23
8 WBA 33 12 8 13 44 -3
9 Southampton 31 11 7 13 40 -3
10 Watford 33 11 7 15 40 -17
11 Stoke 34 10 9 15 39 -13
12 Crystal Palace 33 11 5 17 38 -7
13 AFC Bournemouth 34 10 8 16 38 -14
14 West Ham 34 10 8 16 38 -15
15 Leicester City 32 10 7 15 37 -12
16 Burnley 34 10 6 18 36 -16
17 Hull City 34 9 6 19 33 -31
18 Swansea 34 9 4 21 31 -29
19 Middlesbrough 33 4 12 17 24 -20
20 Sunderland 32 5 6 21 21 -32
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Apr 27 2017 8:00PM : Manchester City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 30 2017 12:00PM : Swansea City (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 7 2017 4:00PM : Arsenal (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 13 2017 3:00PM : Tottenham Hotspur (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 21 2017 3:00PM : Crystal Palace (H)
Barclays Premier League
Aug 7 2017 12:00AM : Leicester City (a)
Community Shield
The Vital Football Members League