Manchester United - Eclipsing a Bad Memory
UK time is: 14:51:05
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Eclipsing a Bad Memory

It`s not over yet but it has been a strange season.

Who`d have thought, back in August, that City would have stuffed us big time at Old Trafford but that we`d have exacted some modicum of revenge at the Etihad Stadium in the FA Cup.

Continuing along a similar theme, many pundits thought that the title race would be a little more competitive than a two horse race between the two Manchester sides.

But could the two scenarios mentioned above provide recompense for that aforementioned 6-1 thrashing at Old Trafford, a United legend (who also played for City) seems to think so.

Dennis Law, talking at a recent fund raising event, had this to say about the scenario above,

"The 6-1 result will never be forgotten in terms of the history of derby games."

"It will always be there in the history books, but will be forgotten to an extent if United go on to win the league."


Is he right?

Would a 20th top flight title win eclipse all memories of that awful day?



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!













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



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

The Journalist

Writer: Red Boy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday March 29 2012

Time: 1:48PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
You wish :-)
Bluedub
Report Abuse
29/03/2012 14:11:00

Any loss is forgotten if you win the title . City would exchage a the 6-1 win for a title crown .Braging rights bla blah but to be champions is what its all about we know that from experince many many many times
nickster
Report Abuse
30/03/2012 19:30:00

time is a great healer,even more so if you are running around OT with that wonderful trophy
Red Boy
Report Abuse
31/03/2012 13:30:00

which you will be, but it was a trumatic loss was it inot?
Al Billy
Report Abuse
31/03/2012 13:54:00

Of course the City fans will never let us forget it but, even if we dont win the league, in the bigger picture of things the loss is insignificant as there's always next season.
TheFamousNo7
Report Abuse
01/04/2012 16:40:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Manchester United Articles

Don`t Lose the Dressing Room Louis! (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Lingard Set for Robins Move (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Rafael Joins Lyon (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Au Revoir to Di Maria (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Schweinsteiger Worry? (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Getting to Know - Ander Herrera (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Two Huge United Bids Made for Bale? (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Pedro Deal Set to be Sealed (Monday August 3 2015)

Rooney Dons an Everton Shirt Again (Monday August 3 2015)

Archived Manchester United Articles

List All Vital United Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. TheFamousNo7 10
2. MotorMad 3
3. anoopka 1

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
7. Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8. Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
9. Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
10. Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
11. Newcastle 0 0 0 0 0 0
12. Norwich 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Southampton 0 0 0 0 0 0

Manchester United Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Mourinho Reveals Chelsea Transfer Plans
Chelsea : 04/08/2015 14:19:01
Gradel: I'm very excited to be back
AFC Bournemouth : 04/08/2015 14:06:01
Dagenham 1-0 Palace - Friendly
Crystal Palace : 04/08/2015 13:44:00
Recent Vital Villa Poll Summary!
Aston Villa : 04/08/2015 13:29:01
NUFC Linked With Man United Winger
Newcastle : 04/08/2015 13:20:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Will De Gea Still Be at Old Trafford Come the Start of the Season?
Suggested By:  Red Boy
Yes! 60%
No! 30%
I'm sat on the fence!! 10%