‘Bagai Sirih Pulang Ke Gagang‘. The English Premier League trophy returned to Old Trafford after spending a season (on loan ) at Etihad Stadium. Hattrick by Robin Van Persie helped United to a comfortable 3 – 0 win over Aston Villa and opened up an unassailable 16 points lead over second placed, Manchester City with only four games left. Today’s victory means Manchester United has won the top-tier English League for a record 20th time. Now, Sir Alex Ferguson is urging his players to continue their winning form and write their names into history by finishing the season with a record total points. The trophy however, will be presented to the Red Devils next month, on May 12 when they take on Swansea at Old Trafford. (more…)
JOSE MOURINHO insists the whole world will stop to watch the greatest game on the planet tonight. The Real Madrid boss believes the Champions League last-16 clash with Manchester United will be even bigger than the Wembley final.
With the second-leg tie in the balance at 1-1, the Special One thinks it is all set up for a classic at Old Trafford. He said: “Let us see which team arrives at Wembley in May but I doubt the expectation can be bigger than this one. The world will stop to watch this tie — and it looks like a final.” (more…)