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Ryan Giggs 20 Years Today

Ryan Giggs 20 Years Today

[caption id="attachment_579" align="alignleft" width="206" caption="A certain Welsman makes his debut against Everton at Old Trafford "][/caption] Twenty years ago today  the Manchester United legend that is Ryan Giggs made his first team debut for the club playing in...read more »

[Video] Duncan Edwards (1 October 1936 – 21 February 1958)

[Video] Duncan Edwards (1 October 1936 – 21 February 1958)

[caption id="attachment_499" align="alignleft" width="199" caption="The Greatest? Ask anyone who saw him play and you'll always get the same answer: "yes""][/caption] Today marks the anniversary of the death of one of United's greatest ever players. Duncan Edwards was a victim of the Munich...read more »

Happy Birthday Paddy Crerand

Happy Birthday Paddy Crerand

[caption id="attachment_477" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Paddy Crerand -as uncompromisng on the mic as he was on the pitch."][/caption] Today marks the birthday of one United's most well-known former players and the unofficial most biased commentator in the game, Patrick Timothy Crerand.  The Scot...read more »

[Video] The Flowers of Manchester

[Video] The Flowers of Manchester

[caption id="attachment_335" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="The Busby Babes- gone but never forgotten "][/caption] As every United fan will know the 6th of Februaury is a date etched in all of our minds. It was on this day in 1958 that eight of...read more »

On This Day in 1981…..Berbatov was Born!

On This Day in 1981…..Berbatov was Born!

[caption id="attachment_276" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Berba gives us all a birthday present against the scousers"][/caption] On this day in history, 30 years ago – a young lad was born to sporting parents Ivan and Margerita Berbatov in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria. Ivan, a professional footballer...read more »

On this day in 1964…

On this day in 1964…

[caption id="attachment_228" align="alignleft" width="199" caption="Wallace- a medal collection City fans can only dream of"][/caption] If I was to be brutally honest David Lloyd Wallace probably ranks as one of Sir Alex Ferguson's less successful signings. Although "Danny" will never be...read more »

On this day in 1972..

On this day in 1972..

[caption id="attachment_174" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Bosnich makes a save in front of some rather unimpressed fans"][/caption] 1972 was hardly a glorious year in the history of Manchester United, Frank O’Farrell was manager as The Reds were in the middle of a...read more »

On this day in…..1984

On this day in…..1984

[caption id="attachment_74" align="alignleft" width="243" caption="Remi - on the scoresheet when United travelled to Stamford Bridge"][/caption] Ron Atkinson’s Manchester United travelled down to London, to take on John Neal’s Chelsea, in an attempt to repair a recent spell of poor away form. December...read more »

On this day in…..1962

On this day in…..1962

[caption id="attachment_53" align="alignleft" width="136" caption="Gibson in his Wimbledon days "][/caption] Every now and then RedFlagFlyingHigh takes a look at a significant United moment that occurred on this very day several years ago.  Some are more significant than others it has to...read more »

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