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1 hour ago, Jas said:

 

I know the United fans have every reason to despise the Glazers and it's different from the online abuse thing but this is exactly what I meant with these media organizations contributing to things like that or what happened at Old Trafford. You have someone like Gary Neville who was publicly backing the protest that was by no mean peaceful, especially when compared to the last week's, and calling for others to do the same. Wanting to punish the owners or want them out is one thing but calling for fans to do what United fans did on Sunday is just madness. Almost as if Neville doesn't care if people get injured, properties get destroyed along the way as long as it drives the Glazers out (which won't happen).

GN that cunt has no legs to stand on himself......he is fucking hired by sky sports and yet he has the audacity to open his mouth. Always been a cunt, I would have tore him a new one if I was apundit.

48 minutes ago, chippy said:

Come on, there is staggering levels of hypocrisy from many people on what's gone on!

Before every game we have players bending the knee in support of an extremist anti western political movement. One who's supporters spent litterally months rioting, looting and burning down buildings causing billions of dollars of damage.  And what did we see? Wide support from the Left on mainstream and social media and politicians.  with the fecking vice president even raising bail money for rioters. But now we're supposed to condem those Utd fans for throwing a few fire crackers and  skirmishes with the police.

World is going crazy!

 

 

 

Bending the knee is a Soros creation, that explains itself

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1 hour ago, chippy said:

Come on, there is staggering levels of hypocrisy from many people on what's gone on!

Before every game we have players bending the knee in support of an extremist anti western political movement. One who's supporters spent litterally months rioting, looting and burning down buildings causing billions of dollars of damage.  And what did we see? Wide support from the Left on mainstream and social media and politicians.  with the fecking vice president even raising bail money for rioters. But now we're supposed to condem those Utd fans for throwing a few fire crackers and  skirmishes with the police.

World is going crazy!

Are you saying that what the United fans did specifically during the protest was right?

Let's not forget that there have been at least two attempts of attacking Ed Woodward at his house. How much of that has been indirectly spurred on by the likes of Gary Neville, whose favorite hobby just seem to be bashing the Glazers, Woodward etc (even if he's not necessarily wrong with the point) week in week out on Sky?

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1 hour ago, Jas said:

Are you saying that what the United fans did specifically during the protest was right?

Let's not forget that there have been at least two attempts of attacking Ed Woodward at his house. How much of that has been indirectly spurred on by the likes of Gary Neville, whose favorite hobby just seem to be bashing the Glazers, Woodward etc (even if he's not necessarily wrong with the point) week in week out on Sky?

I am totally against targeting Woodward at his home, or any direct threats to anyone for that matter. 

There are better ways of getting the Glazers out than doing what they did on Sunday. Said it before, next season, fans have mass walkouts once the games have started. Could be a long, drawn out struggle and in the short term in would hurt the team and the fans longing to get back to watching their team. But I do think it would eventually make the Glazers sell up.

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6 minutes ago, Patrick Bamford said:

WTF....

How is that not distortion of competition?

They dont know what the fuck they are doing......then you add the power the likes of Sky has and there you go.

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27 minutes ago, Patrick Bamford said:

WTF....

How is that not distortion of competition?

Why did they not just move WBA v Liverpool to that midweek and slap Man Utd v Liverpool on that weekend instead?

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13 minutes ago, Jas said:

Why did they not just move WBA v Liverpool to that midweek and slap Man Utd v Liverpool on that weekend instead?

Cause be logical..and a way of punishing really. 

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1 minute ago, Laylabelle said:

Cause be logical..and a way of punishing really. 

Maybe but we now have an unfair situation. Given United will finish 2nd and Liverpool are their arch rivals, which fixture do you think Solskjaer will really prioritize between the Leicester and Liverpool? How is that fair to the teams trying to chase Leicester if United suddenly play a weakened team against them?

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5 minutes ago, Jas said:

Maybe but we now have an unfair situation. Given United will finish 2nd and Liverpool are their arch rivals, which fixture do you think Solskjaer will really prioritize between the Leicester and Liverpool? How is that fair to the teams trying to chase Leicester if United suddenly play a weakened team against them?

It's not but doubt they given much of a crap about that. Wonder what they'd done if both teams were chasing 4th..make it more even? Hmm guess never know. 

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5 minutes ago, Laylabelle said:

It's not but doubt they given much of a crap about that. Wonder what they'd done if both teams were chasing 4th..make it more even? Hmm guess never know. 

I also find it silly that our fixture against Leicester has been put on Tuesday - 3 days after the cup final - rather than Wednesday.

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8 minutes ago, Jas said:

I also find it silly that our fixture against Leicester has been put on Tuesday - 3 days after the cup final - rather than Wednesday.

Telly..telly..telly..telly...

One small advantage I guess is same amount of rest so no one gains in that sense

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On 06/05/2021 at 16:10, ZAPHOD2319 said:

I don't know where to put this, but they are an English team, so here is good. Man Utd fans having a go at each other because we are in the CL final. It is quite entertaining.

https://www.redcafe.net/threads/united-are-a-top-7-club-right-now.462589/

I looked at a few of our rivals forums after beating RM. 

Some Spurs fans give credit for the job TT is doing but by and large they trot out the "Plastic Club" stuff anf say everything we win is just down to RM and we'd be fuck all without him.

Most Liverpool fans simply detest everyone and everything to do with the club and blame RA for much of what is wrong with football. Only lookt at what we spend on players and completely ignore the money we make from selling players.

To my surprise, the Arsenal fans were pretty fair. Yes, there's some who say we just buy our trophies, but others look past that and give credit where its due.

 

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LC will win this easy. Tonight biggest game is in France, I think if Lille win tonight they will take the title. 

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