Manchester United FC

The king is dead, long live the king!

Posted on September 4th, by Nadim Lilani in Sport. No Comments

Nadim Lilani bids farewell to Tony Pulis and looks to Palace’s future

It’s farewell to the manager who led Palace to their highest league finish since 1992, as Tony Pulis and his trademark baseball cap left the club amid a sea of controversy and uncertainty. Yes, the timing was terrible. Yes, the probability of signing several much-needed squad reinforcements has lessened. And yes, the Malky Mackay–Iain Moody text … Read More »

Block G Report: Crystal Palace 0 – 2 Manchester United

Posted on February 23rd, by Tom Lickley in Sport. No Comments

Palace fail to hold struggling reigning champions

They say money makes the world go around. Crystal Palace are hardly paupers these days, having scooped a £120 million prize in last year’s Championship playoff final success. But this is mere loose change to the likes of Manchester United, who reportedly have just awarded Wayne Rooney a contract which has the potential to pay the … Read More »

The Away Block Report: Manchester United 2 – 0 Crystal Palace

Posted on September 14th, by The Palace Away Fan in Sport. No Comments

Palace work hard against the champions but decisions go against them

Manchester United  2 (Van Persie 45′ (pen), Rooney ’81)

Crystal Palace  0

With the trip to Old Trafford always earmarked as perhaps the toughest match of the season, Palace will be proud of the performance they put in at the home of the champions. With United surprisingly including Wayne Rooney in their … Read More »

Match Preview: Manchester United vs Crystal Palace

Posted on September 13th, by Matt Woosnam in Sport. No Comments

Matt Woosnam starts the first of a regular series of match previews, as Crystal Palace take on one of the biggest clubs in the world


An iconic piece of commentary, for the most outstanding goal I have ever seen. Last time Crystal Palace and Manchester United met, in the Carling Cup Quarter … Read More »