Manchester United football club is a top English club founded in 1902. Old Trafford is United’s home ground. Their nickname is the Red Devils. United is among the dominant clubs of the world. The Red Devils are popular worldwide and have a devoted fanbase. Man United along with Liverpool are two most titled clubs in England. United has won record 20 English league titles and 3 European Cups. The overall number of their trophies is 64.
The gloriest period in their history was during Alex Ferguson’s management. A legendary Scottish manager has won 38 trophies for his 27 years in the club. Ferguson created few distinguished teams. The key players in his teams were Man United’s academy alumni. David Beckham, Ryan Giggs, The Neville Brothers and Paul Scholes were leaders of Ferguson’s teams. In the 2000s Ferguson discovered two young talents Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo and English Wayne Rooney. Man United haven’t won any title since Sir Alex left his position in 2013.
Current United’s manager is Louis van Gaal, having an assistant Ryan Giggs. The Dutch manager appeared to Old Trafford in 2014. Despite poor results, there are some great players in present Manchester United. Spanish David de Gea is among the best goalkeepers worldwide. Chris Smalling and Phil Jones are two English defenders. German Bastian Sweinsteiger, French Morgan Schneiderlin and Dutch Daley are leaders in the midfield. Juan Mata and Memphis Depay are two prominent attackers. A young Frenchman Anthony Martial and an English captain Wayne Rooney are best forwards in the team.
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