Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

United - A Whiff of What Went On!

United - A Whiff of What Went On!

Has there ever been another fixture that has suffered a delayed kick-off for the reason ours did on Saturday?

I seriously doubt it.

But what happened did give everyone the chance to have the odd snigger or two although those who returned to the dressing room, following the pre-match warm-up might not have quite seen the funny side.

Speaking about what they found when they returned to the dressing room, Edwin Van der Sar and John O`Shea have had this to say to the media hacks.

First up, Edwin,

"I finished my warm-up and they put us in a different room. We were told not to go into the dressing room. It smelled - and the smell was horrendous."

"A lot of the lads had suits, wash-bags and shoes which they had to throw away."

"Elvis the kit-man was struggling to get the shin-pads clean."


Followed by John,

"Where`s my suit?"

"It`s in the skip as we speak. It`s being burnt for health reasons."

"There was a strange smell when we came back from our warm-up and we knew what had happened. There were eight or ten suits that had to be burned. Thankfully, we weren`t sitting underneath it when it happened."


Now that would have been a tale and a half don`t you think!

Join The Vital Debate

Vital Man United on: facebook

Vital Man United on: twitter



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

Writer:Red Boy
Date:Monday October 4 2010
Time: 5:00PM

Comments

0
Pretty 5h1tty if you ask me. :P
TheFamousNo7
04/10/2010 17:55:00
0
was it executive prawn sandwich poo?
merlin
04/10/2010 19:29:00
0
do they have prawns on Wearside?
Red Boy
04/10/2010 20:34:00
0
burnt my arse - they're on e-bay now!
JuvenileD
04/10/2010 21:07:00
0
.........ah, so that's why you played like *****e?
mutters
04/10/2010 22:57:00
0
You've got to laugh eh?
fifthcolumnblue
04/10/2010 23:03:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

Benfica v Manchester United - Team-Sheets

Manchester United are in Lisbon tonight ready to take on Benfica in a Group `A` Champions League fixture.

Rashford Mentioned in same sentence as Real Madrid?

Looking through the various news sources available to us, I stumbled upon something that relates to our exciting young striker, Marcus Rashford.

United Linked to a Spanish Full-Back

Lurking in the media this morning is the insinuation that Manchester United are looking at yet another left-back.

More Reliable Than An Octopus 2017/18? (18/10/17)

A new season, a new special computer crunching the numbers to determine the final Premier League positions for 2017/18.

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)

Benfica v Manchester United (Champions League)?
Suggested By: Red Boy
Benfica to Win!0%
Manchester United to Win!100%
A Draw!0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
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)

Vital Football Comment