Tag Archive for ‘Manchester United’

10 Conclusions: Real Madrid 1-1 Manchester United

First leg of Real Madrid and Manchester United’s much awaited round of 16 tie finished 1-1 with ,somewhat surprise inclusion (something which Shaun Birch predicted in his lineup in our Q&A) , Danny Welbeck scoring first and then Cristiano Ronaldo equalled matters with a massive leap to head the ball in. Both goals came in [...]

Real Madrid v Manchester United - Key Points

  With less than 4 hours to go for Real Madrid and Manchester United to take centre stage at the Bernabeu, in what is the tie of the stage, we look at some of the numbers around both teams and the key points going into a key first leg. History Real Madrid and Manchester United [...]

Jose Mourinho: “Real Madrid wants to win La Decima”

  Before facing Manchester United tomorrow, Real Madrid did the obligatory press conference with manager - Jose Mourinho briefing the press first and then Michael Essien. Tweet

Real Madrid v Manchester United: The history

  As the clock ticks for Real Madrid to take on Manchester United once again in Europe’s premier competition, we roll back the years and see the historical ties that have involved two of the top clubs in Europe. 1956/57 European Cup semi-finals The first time Real Madrid and Manchester United faced each other was [...]

Real Madrid offered 1958 Cup to Manchester United

On 28 May 1958, Real Madrid won its third successive European Cup title beating AC Milan 3-2 after extra time. Alfredo di Stefano and Rial scored in regulation time with Paco Gento scoring in extra time for Los Blancos at the Heysel Stadium in Brussels, Belgium. The result could have been completely different. The opponents could [...]