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

The epic duel between Messi and Ronaldo in Manchester lasted only 45 measly minutes. Then, as if from nowhere, the DJ packed up, ...

Image credit; Rachael Reynolds

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-takes-all Varsity at Silverblades Widnes ...

The Imitation Game

The Imitation Game

I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned this before, but I’m a Newcastle United fan. Yes, a Geordie born and raised with a ...

Messi and Ronaldo failed to light up a half-empty Old Trafford. 
Photo: Mancunion Sport

Galacti-bores

Posted on Nov 20, 2014 1
Image credit; Rachael Reynolds

Ice hockey bound for first-ever North West Varsity

Posted on Nov 14, 2014 2
The Imitation Game

The Imitation Game

Posted on Nov 12, 2014 3
Messi and Ronaldo failed to light up a half-empty Old Trafford. 
Photo: Mancunion Sport

Galacti-bores

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

Image credit; Rachael Reynolds

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.

Photo: oscartellyman @Flickr

The Imitation Game

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

Photo: Football Manager 2015

Football Manager: More than just a game

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

Photo: Liam Kelly

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.

Who will come out on top in the first North-West Varsity?

Liveblog: North-West Varsity

Follow all the action live from the 2014 North-West Varsity 2014.

Campus football. Photo: Matt Segal

Can’t get into a University team? Don’t sweat!

There’s a whole host of other leagues to get involved in

Hatem Ben Arfa. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Comment: Nostalgia is a damaging force in football

Andrew Georgeson discusses the damaging effect of ‘arkin back within modern football.

The Manchester Velodrome is one of the most impressive in the world. Photo: johnthescone @Flickr

There’s more to Manchester than United and City

Liam Kelly looks ahead to an exciting year of sport in Manchester

It is time for UEFA President Michel Platini to step up to racism. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Comment: UEFA must act soon

With racism rife in the European game, UEFA and FIFA must make a stand.

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Comment: Manchester United need a change in philosophy

A break from the ‘Manchester United way’ is necessary to rebuild