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:::David Beckham: A Manchester United Story:::

Moyes Gets in a Car Crash, And Beckham is the new Manager. :::The Manchester United Story:::
Started on 14 September 2013 by marc07ex
Latest Reply on 17 September 2013 by marc07ex
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Great signings mate! Also a great deal selling Valencia! Keep up the good work!
How on earth did you get Varane for £11m? Thats a very good piece of business. Bargain I'd say
2013-09-15 14:34#134981 AAN : Great signings mate! Also a great deal selling Valencia! Keep up the good work!

Yeah, I really don't trust Valencia. Nani is better when it comes to FM, more consistent than real life. Real Madrid wanted to buy Valencia but Chelsea got him. Chelsea has got full loads of AM and Wingers now.
2013-09-15 16:29#134992 patrick1 : How on earth did you get Varane for £11m? Thats a very good piece of business. Bargain I'd say

His agent offered him to me saying he could be available for around 11 millions. Since defence is the strongest part of my team with Vidic, Ferdinand, Evans, Smallings and Phil Jones, but still it was Varane and that was just for 11m so i snapped him up. On the side note, no high wages as well just 10k more than his wage more than his Madrid contract. He would be my 1st choice in coming seasons as Ferdinand is slow and Vidic is getting old.

August-End of Transfer Window


The time for competitive fixtures started with a typical Manchester United Mass Injuries with Carrick, Cleverley, Fabio, Buttner added to the medical table alongside Young, Rooney and Fletcher.
The Competitive fixture started with Community Shield match against the championship side Wigan which marked the debut of David Beckham as the manager of Manchester United. Goals from Vidic and Kagawa gave an easy victory and the first trophy for the manager as well.

David Beckham after the match,"First Competitive Match and a trophy. It's nice to win something in your first competitive match and this will really be a boost for the whole team. We want to win everything and we will give our best in every competition."

The First premier league match pitted United against Norwich at home which was won courtesy of a Van Persie Goal. United lacked the creativity in the middle of the park as both Cleverley and Carrick were out and Fellaini was yet to gel in with the team. Rafael was out injured for 10-12 days in the match.

The Second Match saw one of the worst matches ever played by the United team when both Phil jones and Robin Van Persie were sent off after more than one bookable offense against Southampton away from home. The Skipper Vidic turned out the savior for the Nine man United as his headed goal was the only one in the game.

Both Van Persie and Phil Jones are suspended for the match against Everton which leaves the team pretty thin considering the current injury problems.


Transfer Update


Manchester United has sold Anderson to Benefica for 11.5m and Federico Macheda has left for Stoke for 4.1m while United has brought in Douglas Costa to United for a fee in the region of 8.25m. United has managed to balance the book and make a small profit from transfer as well.


Champions League Group Draw


Manchester United has been drawn against Shaktar, Zenit and Viktoria Pizen.


David Beckham gave his review to the official website of Manchester United about the month, "We started the month well despite a large pool of injured players by winning the Community Shield and our start to the League was with a win which made me quite happy but the next game which yeilded two red cards limiting us to just 9 men for a better part of an hour was quite upsetting as we will be facing Everton without some key players but still winning that match shows how strong our determination is. So we need your support, Glory Glory Manchester United."
Douglas Costa is a gerat transfer mate! Also very good results..keep it up!
2013-09-15 19:34#135017 AAN : Douglas Costa is a gerat transfer mate! Also very good results..keep it up!

He sure is. And getting him for such small price was good as well. Also he was transfer-listed and was on verge of joining a russian side before I hijacked the deal.


Summer Transfer Window Round-up


This is Sky-Sports with a special report on the major transfer dealings that happened in the Summer. Let's start with the month of july.
Lucas Leiva joined PSG from Liverpool in a deal worth 31.5m
Leighton Baines left everton for tottenham in a deal worth 26m
Yohan Cabaye joined Liverpool for 20.5m
Antonio Valencia joined Chelsea for 20m
Youssuf Mulumbu Joined Liverpool for 15m
Hatem Ben Arfa Joined Manchester City for 14m
Raphael Varane Joined Manchester United for 11m


In August,
Robert Lewandowski Joined Real Madrid for a huge 46m
Keisuke Honda Joined Dortmund for 18.5m
David Alaba Joined Chelsea for 18m
Rajda Nianggolan Joined Athletico Madrid for 12.5m
Fernando left Porto for Fiorentina for 9.75m
Douglas Costa Joined Manchester United for 8.25m


This has been quite a silent transfer window than normal but more signing may come in the winter transfer window. So stay tuned and support your club.

September-Fixtures and Result


The Month of September got to a good start with a good 1-0 victory against Everton at Old trafford with a goal from Danny Welbeck. United who were missing quite some important players were able to scrape a victory. Fellaini, The former Everton star was the dominating figure against Everton. The team seemed quite happy as international break had come and the injured players seemed near full fitness.

15-day international break....
During the international break, the club announced the plan to expand the Old Trafford stadium to the capacity of 85480 after Manager David Beckham proposed for the expansion. It has been stated that the club expects the expansion to start at the end of season and will complete by 24-6-2013. The increased seats will provide increased revenue to the club.


Match Against Chelsea

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The Next Match pitted United against Chelsea managed by the special one, Jose Mourinho at Stamford bridge. The match was dominated by United who took the lead through Wayne Rooney in the 28th minute until Evra was sent off following two bookable offense in the 76th minute which led to a resurgence of the blues. United were defending quite well but Demba Ba was able to rescue the blues with a last-gasp equalizer to give them an undeserved point.
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Jose Mourinho's reaction after Demba Ba's Goal.

The next match saw the debut of Beckham in Europe as United hosted Viktoria Pizen. The match didn't went smooth as hoped by united fans as the visitors defended with all their might and the first half remained goalless. The Players however seemed inspired in the second half as flurry of goals from United saw them scoring 5 second half goals to win the match 5-0.

The Next match, away from home against West Ham was won Convincingly by United with the scoreline of 4-2 with Costa, Van Persie, Fellaini and Rooney on the scoresheet.

United also went past Norwich in the Capital One Cup with the scoreline of 2-0.

The Last Match of the month saw United host fellow title-contenders Tottenham at Old Trafford. The match was won 3-1 by United with Van Persie Scoring a brace and a goal from Fellaini. Leighton Baines scored an amazing free-kick from a distance against United in this game.

Fellaini Won the Barclays Player of the Month Award for September.


David Beckham after the match against tottenham gave his review of the month in the official Manchester United Website,"This was a very good month for us. We're still undefeated and we have carried over our pre-season form to competitive matches. The signings are gelling in quite nicely and we are starting to score some goals. We will a lot to cheer for if the players continue like this."
Great story so far mate. Some Great singings, and good results! Keep it up.
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2013-09-16 10:12#135072 Chelseaboyy8 : Great story so far mate. Some Great singings, and good results! Keep it up.
Thanks. Results have been good but we are only starting to hit our stride at the moment.


October- Fixtures and Results


October started with a CL group stage match away from home against Zenit. United dominating the early exchanges surprisingly went a goal down with an magnificent goal from Hulk. United having numerous shots weren't able to finish off the chances as Javier Hernandez and Wayne Rooney squanders half a dozen Clear Cut Chances. When it seemed as though United were on the verge of defeat, it was in-form striker Robin Van Persie who came off the bench to equalize in the 73rd minute of the match. United however weren't able to get that second goal and the match finished 1-1. Fellaini was injured for the rest of the month in the match.

After the match, it has been rumored that Wayne Rooney and Javier Hernandez got an old style hair-dryer treatment from David Beckham. Beckham was really frustrated with the chances that weren't converted by his two classy strikers.

United then won an away match against Aston Villa 6-1 with Costa and Van Persie both scoring braces and Jones and Evans on the score-sheet as well. It was then followed by a home win against Sunderland 2-0 with Cleverley and Van Persie(who missed a penalty later) on the score-sheet.

United faced off Shaktar away from home in the CL Group Match where they came out 3-1 victorious with Fletcher, Kagawa and Van Persie on the score-sheet.

United then defeated Crystal Palace 3-0 away from home with Jones Cleverley and Rooney on target. The final game of the month saw United cruise past Huddersfield 2-0 with Hernandez and Rooney scoring each to go through to the next stage of Capital one Cup.


October Awards

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Phil Jones,the England defender who has been playing in the holding midfield role for Manchester United scooped the Barclay's Player of the Month award for October. Jones who has been in superb form throughout the month has flourished in the midfield role in absence of Fellaini, the Barclay's Player of the Month award winner for September. Jones has been said to be very happy with the new role for his club where he has scored two goals this month.


David Beckham has also won the Barclay's Manager of the Month for October. It is the first time Beckham has won the accolade. Beckham had this to say in his review of the month column for the official Manchester United Website,
"The Month was just so great this time. We played 3 Premier League match, all of which we were able to win convincingly and we did great in europe barring zenit match which we weren't able to win and we were unlucky that match, we won on a very difficult trip to ukraine and we are through to the next round of Capital One Cup. The team is finding is easier to score which is always nice. All in all it has been a superb month."
Great results! Perfect start mate! Keep it up!
2013-09-17 06:39#135154 AAN : Great results! Perfect start mate! Keep it up!

The team really has been great. I had a little problem in midfield trying to find a good balance but it was hard. Phil Jones is not that good in defense but when in midfield he's been a beast. I will convert him to a midfielder now.
Nice start, bargain transfers, impressive results, and a great manager! Good luck
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