Vital Football

Latest Manchester United News

United - Neville Testimonial

United - Neville Testimonial

Testimonial fixtures have changed over the years!

Gone are the days when they were staged to put a few quid in a players pocket in response to ten years loyal service.

Nowadays, with the game at the level we participate in awash with money, the trend is to use any cash raised to support several prescribed charities, a move that should be applauded.

On May 24th, Manchester United entertain Juventus in a testimonial match for Gary Neville, a loyal servant who we`ll probably not see another like.

Now with the Champions League Final being staged four days later and with Sir Alex Ferguson contemplating how to beat Barcelona at Wembley, we`d imagine there`s little chance of many, or any, of the first team squad being risked.

It`s probably a fact that Gary Neville acknowledges and probably the reason why he`s trying to assemble the famous Class of 1992 to take on the legendary side from Turin.

Sadly, it looks like one of those from that era, a certain David Beckham, might not be available with his club, LA Galaxy, set to play Houston the next day.

Discussing the situation, a spokesman from across the pond is remarked as having stated,

"There`s no way he`ll be allowed back to Europe"

Hopefully, there`ll be a change of mind because the Class of 1992 just won`t be the same without its most famous pupil and that would be a crying shame on a night when we`re set to pay homage to one of our great servants!



Vital Man United on: facebook

Vital Man United on: twitter

Join Vital Man United

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!






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

Writer:Red Boy
Date:Wednesday May 11 2011
Time: 2:00PM

Comments

0
Should be a joyous occassion and what better way to go out of the game than to celebrate it by playing one last match with the ones you came into the game with?
TheFamousNo7
11/05/2011 22:11:00
0
As for Becks, I lost a lot of respect for him when he moved to America rather than back to England. What annoys me the most is his insistance to want to come on loan to the Premier League, if he wants to play Premier League football, he should've signed for a Premier League club rather than follow the glitz, glamour and money of the US.
TheFamousNo7
11/05/2011 22:16:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester United Articles

Rooney Admits 4th Will Be Hard Now

Earlier today we posted an article linked to an audio feature that suggested that fourth would be a good enough finish for Manchester United this season.

Sunderland 2 Manchester United 1

United slip to their first ever defeat, in the league, at the Stadium of Light.

Stats: Sunderland v Manchester United

All the stats from Sunderland (2) vs (1) Manchester United, Stadium of Light, 13/02/16 12:45 Att: 41,687

AUDIO: Fourth good enough for #MUFC

As we stated yesterday, in an article, modern football appears to have changed.

Archived Vital United Articles

Vital United articles from

Site Journalists

Red Boy
Profile
Charlie Bacchus
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Sunderland (a)?
Suggested By: Red Boy
De Gea34%
Darmian0%
Blind0%
Smalling0%
Borthwick-Jackson0%
Schneiderlin0%
Mata0%
Lingard0%
Carrick0%
Rooney0%
Martial33%
Love33%
Depay0%
Keane0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 25 15 8 2 53 20
2 Spurs 25 13 9 3 48 26
3 Arsenal 25 14 6 5 48 17
4 Man City 25 14 5 6 47 21
5 Man Utd 26 11 8 7 41 9
6 Southampton 26 11 7 8 40 10
7 West Ham 26 10 10 6 40 9
8 Watford 26 10 6 10 36 1
9 Stoke 26 10 6 10 36 -5
10 Everton 26 8 11 7 35 11
11 Liverpool 25 9 8 8 35 -4
12 Chelsea 26 8 9 9 33 2
13 Crystal Palace 26 9 5 12 32 -5
14 WBA 26 8 8 10 32 -8
15 AFC Bournemouth 26 7 7 12 28 -14
16 Swansea 26 6 9 11 27 -10
17 Norwich 26 6 6 14 24 -20
18 Newcastle 26 6 6 14 24 -22
19 Sunderland 26 6 5 15 23 -18
20 Aston Villa 25 3 7 15 16 -20
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Feb 22 2016 7:45PM : Shrewsbury Town (a)
FA Cup
Feb 28 2016 2:05PM : Arsenal (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 2 2016 8:00PM : Watford (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 6 2016 4:00PM : West Bromwich Albion (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 12 2016 3:00PM : Crystal Palace (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 20 2016 4:00PM : Manchester City (a)
Barclays Premier League

Recent Manchester United Results (view all)