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'Leading': Alex Ferguson theatre tour will come to Manchester to launch new book

Legendary former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson will be releasing a new book, LEADING, and will take part in four theatre ...

Alice in training feat. crutches. Photo: Alice Smith

Hopping for hopscotch

Alice Smith isn’t the archetypal student. Whereas most of us made a News Year’s resolution of going to the gym or eating ...

The memorial to the victims of the Munich Air Disaster at Old Trafford. Photo: Edwin.11 @ Flickr

The Munich Air Disaster Remembered

February 6th, 1958 was the darkest day in United's history. The 'Busby Babes' had just defeated Red Star Belgrade on aggregate to ...

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'Leading': Alex Ferguson theatre tour will come to

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Alice in training feat. crutches. Photo: Alice Smith

Hopping for hopscotch

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The memorial to the victims of the Munich Air Disaster at Old Trafford. Photo: Edwin.11 @ Flickr

The Munich Air Disaster Remembered

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‘Leading': Alex Ferguson theatre tour will come to Manchester to launch new book

Sir Alex Ferguson will be interviewed on stage at the Bridgewater Hall on 25th September as part of his new book release

Can UMRLFC bounce back after last seasons disappointment?

Liveblog: Rugby League Varsity

Andrew Georgeson talks you through this years Two Cities challenge live from the AJ Bell Stadium.

Glen Hoddle is a prime example of a player whose skill wasn't appreciated by the English public.

‘Heart’ Attack: British Sport’s Obsession With Passion Is Misplaced

Skill needs to be emphasized over singing, argues James Haughton

Alice in training feat. crutches. Photo: Alice Smith

Hopping for hopscotch

Despite having a terrible injury whilst playing for univarsity, Alice Smith is determined to raise money for Ugandan playgrounds

The memorial to the victims of the Munich Air Disaster at Old Trafford. Photo: Edwin.11 @ Flickr

The Munich Air Disaster Remembered

Sports Editor Will Kelly reflects on the Munich Air Disaster

Warrington Town are this seasons #underdogs
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Debate: The FA Cup is dead

Andrew and Tom discuss the future of Football’s most famous competition

Messi and Ronaldo failed to light up a half-empty Old Trafford. 
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Galacti-bores

The Galacticos in Manchester proved to be nothing more than a financial honey-trap

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Ice hockey bound for first-ever North West Varsity

Manchester Universities’ Ice Hockey Club is set to take on newcomers Liverpool John Moores University in a winner-take-all Varsity at Silverblades Widnes on 4th December.

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The Imitation Game

Despite popular opinion, more fans dosen’t equate to greater success

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Football Manager: More than just a game

With the upcoming release of Football Manager 15, Andrew Georgeson discusses life as a keyboard manager

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Interview: Mike Catt

England’s 2003 World Cup winning legend, and current attacking coach, Mike Catt spoke to The Mancunion’s Liam Kelly.

Fifa president Sepp Blatter is seeking a fifth consecutive term in office. Photo: Pan Photo @Flickr

Watch out! Fifa fail ethically yet again

The latest corruption scandal involving Fifa shows how endemic a problem it is.