Liverpool v Manchester United Classic Matches

Perhaps the biggest game in the English calendar takes place Saturday afternoon as Manchester United host Liverpool.  So with excitement in our hearts, In The Stands have delved deep into the archives to recall some previous classics between the pair. Manchester United 1-0 Liverpool, FA Cup Final 1996 In a match more memorable for the Liverpool team turning up in cream-coloured Emporio Armani suits, striped ties and white Gucci shoes, it was United play-maker Eric Cantona’s 85th minute volley ... Continue Reading →

Wenger Denies Fabregas Ready to Join Barcelona

Arsenal coach Arsene Wenger has denied that Cesc Fabregas has agreed to leave Arsenal for Barcelona in the summer… The Manager with his then young protégé Rumours were circulating over the weekend that the Arsenal skipper had already put pen to paper with the Catalan giants in a five-year deal with respected Spanish sports daily El Mundo Deportivo claiming that the 23 year-old will don the famous number 4 jersey as he moves back to his boyhood home. Responding to the fresh wave of speculation ... Continue Reading →

Manchester United v Liverpool Classic Matches

Perhaps the biggest game in the English calendar takes place as Manchester United host Liverpool in what promises to be an FA Cup Third Round Sizzler. Of course, hoping to spice up the anticipation of ahead of Sunday’s blockbuster, In The Stands have delved deep into the archives to recall some previous classics between the pair. Think Ali v Frazer, or Alonso v Hamilton and it is easy to grasp the animosity both North East clubs harbour towards each other. Liverpool are currently joint-record ... Continue Reading →