Manchester United

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Manchester United information

Manchester United is an English football club founded in 1878 under the name Newton Heath FC.

The full name of the club is: Manchester United Football Club.

The club’s address: Sir Matt Busby Way, M16 0RA Manchester, England.

Manchester United facts

Manchester United facts

1. Matches are played at Old Trafford in Manchester (capacity about 75,000 people).

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2. The club’s mascot is Fred The Red.

3. The coach of Manchester United from 27 May 2016 is Portuguese Jose Mourinho.

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4. Most matches in the history of Manchester United played Ryan Giggs – 900 (scored 157 goals).

5. Wayne Rooney is the best scorer in the club’s history – 253 goals in 559 appearances (146 assists).

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6. Ryan Giggs – 166 had the most assists in the club’s history.

7. The most yellow cards in club history were given to Paul Scholes – 136 in 707 games.

8. Roy Keane received the most red cards in the history of the club – 10 in 456 appearances (data from August 13, 2018).

9. The most expensive player is Romelu Lukaku – market value of 100 million euros (data from August 13, 2018).

10. The youngest debutant in the English league match was Angel Gomes, entered the court on May 21, 2017 at 16, 8 months and 20 days.

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11. Most goals in one season (2007/08) in league matches were scored by Cristiano Ronaldo – 31.

12. Manchester United played the most matches against FC Arsenal – 103 (43 wins, 27 draws and 33 defeats). Data from August 13, 2018.

13. In Manchester United, the most foreigners were from Scotland – 46.

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14. The market value of the club’s players is around 855 million euros (data from 13 August 2018).

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15. The average age of Manchester United footballers is 27.1 years (data from August 13, 2018).

16. In Manchester United there are 19 foreigners: the most – 3 from Spain (data from August 13, 2018).

17. In the UEFA club ranking, the club is ranked 12th (data from July 2018).

18. The market value of the most expensive “eleven” is estimated at EUR 580 million (data from August 13, 2018).

19. In the 2017/18 season Manchester United took the second place, scoring in 81 games in 81 points (goal balance: 68-28).

20. The most expensive purchase in the club’s history was bringing in from Juventus Turin in the 2016/17 season Paula Pogba for 105 million euros.

21. The most in the history of money for transfer was received in the 2009/2010 season. Cristiano Ronaldo went to Real Madrid for 94 million euros.

22. In the 2017/18 season, they spent EUR 164 million on transfers and earned 11.5 million euros on the sold players.

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23. Since 1902, this club has the name Manchester United. He was formerly called Newton Heath.

24. As many as 21 players in the history of the club have played over 300 matches.

25. Seven players scored over 100 goals.

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26. Manchester United became the first English club to win the European Cup (today’s Champions League). It took place in 1968.

27. As the first in 1999, they acquired the so-called triple crown. “They won the English League, the FA Cup and the Champions League.

28. In 1985, eight Manchester United footballers were killed in a plane crash.

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29. Manchester United is the fourth club in history to win all the most important trophies in the international arena. This group includes Ajax Amsterdam, Bayern Munich and Juventus Turin.

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Manchester United questions

What are Manchester United footballers called?
They are called “Red Devils”.

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What club colors does Manchester United have?
The colors of the club are red, white and black.

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What was the highest win of Manchester United?
On September 26, 1956, Manchester United defeated RSC Anderlecht 10: 0 in the Champions Cup match.

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What was the biggest defeat of Manchester United?
On March 1, 1980, Manchester United lost to Ipswich Town 6-0 in a league match.

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What Polish footballers played in Manchester United?
In Manchester United from July 14, 2006 to June 30, 2007 Polish goalkeeper Tomasz Kuszczak played.

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