The Red Devils of English football
Manchester United is a commercial football club based in greater Manchester of that compete in the English top-flight league. Nicknamed the Red Devils, the club was founded as Newton Heath LYR Football Club in 1878, but changed its name to Manchester United in 1910.
What is the name of Man United Stadium
With Newton Health initially being it Stadium, Manchester United moved to Old Trafford in 1902. Old Trafford has an estimated capacity of 74,140. Known a Fortress, Old Trafford is popularly known as the Theater of Dreams.
Who is most successful manager at Man United
A whole list of great personalities have coached Manchester United, talk of Scott Duncan, Walter Cricket, Matt Busby, Ron Atkinson, Louis Van Gaal, Jose Mourinho and Ole Gunner Solskjear.
All of them contributed their quota to the club, however, the works of Sir Alex Ferguson stands tall among them all.
Sir Alex, the club’s longest serving manager won 38 trophies during his time at Old Trafford;
- 13 Premier League titles
- 5 FA Cups
- 2 Uefa Champions League
- 13 Community Shields
How many Premier League titles have Manchester United won
The Red Devils have won the English top-flight title on 20 occasions; including a record 13 Premier League crowned after it was rebranded in 1992.
The club is also first to score 1000 Premier League goals.
Manchester United v Liverpool (Head to Head records)
The rivalry between Manchester United and Merseyside club Liverpool will forever stand in English football. Both teams claims to holds the bragging right in England. However, these achievement below can somehow differentiate the two;
|Competition||Man Utd titles||Liverpool titles|
|First Division / Premier League||20||19|
|UEFA Cup / Champions League||3||6|
|Cup Winners’ Cup||1||0|
|UEFA Super Cup||1||4|
|FIFA Club World Cup||1||1|
In total excluding the Community Shields, Liverpool have 49 major honours while Manchester United can boost of 45 Major trophies.
Which club is the first to win treble in English football
Manchester United arguably the most successful club in the history of the Premier League and one of the biggest teams in world football is the first club from England to the treble.
The Red Devils achieved this feet in 1999 having win the Champions League, FA Cup and the Premier League titles.
How many trophies have Manchester United won in total
Noted as one of most successful club on the planet, United can boost of many trophies in their cabinet. Below is the list of all 66 trophies won by the club.
First Division/ Premier League 20
FA Cup 12
League Cup 5
Uefa Champions League 3
Europa League 1
Club Winner’s Cup 1
Fifa Club World Cup 1
Intercontinental Cup 1
Community Shield 21
Who is/are Manchester United legends
A Manchester United legend is someone who has been inducted into the club’s hall of fame. United boost of several club legends and among the popular once are:
Roy Keane, Sir Bobby Charlton, Ryan Giggs, Wayne Rooney, Cristiano Ronaldo, Rio Ferdinand, Nemanja Vidic, Ole Gunner Solskjear, Paul Scholes, Gary Neville, Nicky Butt among others.
Who is Manchester United all-time top scorer
Manchester United record top scorer for all time is Wayne Mark Rooney. Rooney played for the club between 2004 and 2017.
The English top striker also all-time leading scorer for the England national team netted 253 times for the Old Trafford club in over 400 outings.
Who has made the most appearance for Manchester United
Ryan Giggs holds the record for most appearances for Manchester United in all competitions.
Playing in 963 games for the club between 1991 and 2014. Sir Bobby Charlton and Paul Scholes are ranked second and third in the list respectively.
Manchester United v Manchester City records (Manchester Derby)
Manchester derby is one of the most significant rivalries in English football. This is competed by two club’s situated in Manchester.
Man City a dominant force in recent times can now rock shoulders with it rivals United.
Despite their rise in the blue side of Manchester, the Red Devils can boost of several honours that is missing in the cabinet of the Citizens.
Not to mention many, Man United have won three Champions League title, a trophy their close rivals are still on a chase it their history.
United once again lead Man City in the number of Premier League titles won.
Even though City fall short to United with regards to trophies, they also holds their own records in some manner.
Man city is the first team in the Premier League history to reach 100 points in a single campaign. Once again they hold the record for most goals scored in a single Premier League season.
However, Manchester United trophies and some significant records put them above their fierce rivals in all competitions.