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Man United Lose To Liverpool In Photos And A Tribute To Sammy Nelson

LIVERPOOL beat Manchester United in the Premier League as Alex Ferguson’s United continue the long slide down from the summit they’ve bestrode for two decades. Ferguson said it as unfair. Kenny Dalglish grinned. United’s Rafael Da Silva pulled up his shorts and showed referee Phil Dowd his thigh. Was it an effort to get Dowd on side? Or just a pale tribute to Sammy Nelson..?


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Manchester United's Rafael Da Silva (left) shows referee Phil Dowd the visible damage after a tackle from Liverpool's Rodriguez Maxi

Posted: 6th, March 2011 | In: Sports | Comments (2)

Roberto Mancini’s Taxi For Manchester United Presents The Top 10 Premier League Boxing Day Photos

MANCHESTER City manager Roberto Mancini gestures on the touchline…for a taxi. How long will Mancini be in Premier League Manchester? Well, that depends how soon Man United want him. No, only joking. It depends when the City owners finally get the man they really want: Terry Venables. Jose Mourinho. Arsene Wenger. Alf Ramsay. Why not just hire all the world’s top managers and give them each a week? Best hair gets the job. The Boxing Day fixtures saw goals by West Ham United’s Alessandro Diamanti, Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti continue his impression of a man being sick in his mouth, and Liverpool being lucky. The top 10 pictures of the day:


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Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini gestures on the touchline

Posted: 26th, December 2009 | In: Sports | Comment

Headline Of The Day: Car Not Stolen In Liverpool

LIVERPOOL cannot forgive the Sun. The paper’s coverage of the 1989 Hillsborough football stadium disaster in Sheffield, where 96 people died and hundreds were injured, followed the headline: “THE TRUTH”.

The paper said fans had picked the pockets of crushed victims, that others urinated on members of the emergency services as they tried to help. They had assaulted a Police Constable “whilst he was administering the kiss of life to a patient” (19 April 1989).

Now it says:

“Man united legends’ car NOT nicked in Liverpool”

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Posted: 26th, September 2008 | In: Tabloids | Comment (1)