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Great achievement of Alex Ferguson in Manchester United (Part 3)

Here we continue to share top outstanding achievement which Sir Alex Ferguson has ever contributed and helped to build up Manchester Untied strongly and successfully.

We can’t deny that history of MU has been developed powerfully through management of this talented coach. All achievements of Sir can’t list by paper because it is extremly large and countless.

So, it’s better to check list some famous achievements as the following. 

4, Throwing the Champions from Chealsea

In the former article, the most important opponent of MU was Arsernal when they were managed by Wenger in 2004-2005 seasons. Arsernal became the Invincibles when no rival could overcome them. However, by talent, Sir Alex Ferrguson rebuilt a stronger team to defeat Arsernal and maintain the Championship. It looked like MU could reach the best team which noone could overcome. However, another club came and became a major rival of Chelsea.

They continued to be threaten by Chelsea when they were managed by Jose Mourinho in the 2005-2006 season. Chelsea owned series of young footballers like Wayne Rooney, Critiano Ronaldo who are still famous and well-known as nowadays.

However, the 2007 season MU wrestled position of the Champion. It had big contribution of Sir Alex. As soon as leaving the pitch, Sir Alex and Jose was close friend. It was great and admiring for top head coaches in football.

5, Rebuilding MU in a new shirt

In 1990s, MU was managed by Ferguson. He was considered as a president as well a head coach of team. Both he financial issue and quality of team was improved dramatically with sponsorship of Ferrguson and some others.

When Sir Alex Ferrguson was transferred to MU, this was a correct decision to change football history of MU. He rebuilt total team, from performance, character to style so that they could reach series of success and impression from expert and specators.

Estimated, MU is owning the biggest amount of fans until nowadays.

Great achievement of Alex Ferguson in Manchester United (Part 2)

Manchester United is well-known as a top club in the UK when they reach series of achievements and successes at big tournament like the Premier League, the Euro champion cup, so on.

To reach these achievements, it has big contribution of Alex Ferguson who is a talented head coach in Manchester United.

In this article, we continue to check list top great achievements of this manager for MU.

From the former article, we refer victory of MU in the Premier league 1993 which was the first time they were winners. Now, we will discuss other contributions.

2, Defeating Arsene Wenger during 1998- 2013

In late 1990s, Arsenal was well-known as a strong team for any competition because they were managed by Arsena Wenger who was a calculating and intelligent man. He made new history and new place for Arsenal with series of winning at almost tournament. 

Some clubs werecrumbled before perfect perfomance of Arsenal. However, Sir Alex and MU can do the opposite. They still were the most potential competitor for Arsenal in any competition. 

Before some failure against Arsenal, MU still could reach the Champions league and FA cup. The fact, only Sir can do it.

3, The Treble in 1999

In 1999, Manchester United won the Treble which was completely unprecedented in the UK before. 

Although this team faced difficulty and failure, finally luck still smiled with them happily,

In the two semi-finals, their opponent was Arsenal who was the most potential team for Championship title and another team was Juventus. These opponents required MU to force winning to have a ticket for final match.

Although sometime looked their failure, they overcame by flexible strategies of Sir Alex and became the new Champion. This victory was the first time for one UK club in the prestigious Treble tournament.

Great achievement of Alex Ferguson in Manchester United (Part 1)

Manchester United is one of the greatest football club in the UK with series of achievements during the leagues at Old Trafford.

One of the head coaches contributing to success of MU is Sir Alex Ferguson. His tributes always are stories in legends of MU as well world football.

In this article, we look back some great achievements of him when he manages MU.

1, Championship in the Premier league in 1993

As soon as Sir Alex led MU, they created a new record for this team in 1993. This was the first time after the Premier league history of 26 years, MU could pick up the trophy happily.

This event was memorial for any citizen of MU city. All people cried in happiness for this championship.

However, this event was just all beginning for series of other success under management of this sir.

2, Fighting with Arsene Wenger during 1998-2013

If MU owned a talented coach as Sir Alex, Arsenal also was confident when they had another great coach- Arsene Wenger.

So, fighting between Alex and Wenger as well dispute of MU and Arsenal during 1998 to 2013, at all leagues and seasons. In general, students of Alex became winners in more times. Although it was not only domination at the top ranking.

In 1998, Wenger owned double titles for Arsenal. Then, Alex had proper responses for the 3 winnings, including the league, FA cup and the Champions league. These achievements proved that Sir Alex could do more than critics that he was crumbled by Wenger. He only took actions and reached results instead of opposing them.

In the next few seasons, the title winning still was transferred and exchanged between teams. So that they became always strong opponents in all matches.

Until 2004, Arsenal reached strong achievements with the “Invincibles”. Someone say this was the op period of Arsenal.

Top 10 English footballers in FIFA World Cup all the time

The FIFA World Cup is the biggest football event in the world which any footballer has dreamt to reach the trophy. It is considered as a symbol of success and frame.

In this article, we continue to refer top 10 greatest players in FIFA World Cup of the UK which is one of oldest and developed nations about football.

8/ Duncan Edwards

Decan Edward had 18 caps from 1955 to 1958. He got five goals for the national UK team within the short time of 3 years.

The truth that people reminded Duncan as sorrow when he was in a tragic accident with 8 other teammates in Manchester United. They were died terribly when the plane dropped off whereas it attempted to take off without control. This was a disaster when they moved to join a match in the European Cup.

Despite his young death, he was highly appreciated as a young talented player with supportive performance and professional style. He looked like bright light in the football sky.

9/ Bobby Moore

Bobby Moore played at the center-haft position like a captain of the team. He had 108 caps during the 1962 to 1973 season. He got total two goals which dedicated to the World Cup Championship of the England.

In fact, he was a rarely situation who could pick up the Trophy for the England with pride and victory.

10/ Bobby Charlton

He was the first man to reach 49 goals for the England as well MU club during the 1958-1970 in total 106 caps. These achievements were amazing and admiring for anyone. So, he was on the top ranking of this selection.

In FIFA World Cup 1966, he scored two goals against Portugal in the semi-final round. Although his team couldn’t lift the trophy, he was voted for the Ballon d’Or of year.

Top 10 English footballers in FIFA World Cup all the time

Football is a famous sport in the UK. It’s popular because there are a wide range of stars and talented players from this nation to make profession and growth in the international football history.

In this article, we share top 10 the greatest footballer in the UK in FIFA World Cup. If you are a fan of the English football or want to see more rankings and records in World Cup tournament, you should follow our data.

5/ Stanley Matthews 

Stan Mortensen was a hero of the UK football nation when he sacrificed his career for football until he was 50 years old, people accept for him to retire. 

His career was outstanding in World Cup 1533 when he made a hat trick to Blackpool with nick name “The Matthews Final” when he had excellent performance overcome their opponents in World Cup from 1934 to 1957.

By his talent and good skills, he got total 11 goals                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          during his career in FIFA World Cup.

He was voted as the first footballer for the Ballon d’Or award in 1956. Besides it, he reached other prizes such as Alfredo di Stefano, Raymond Kopa and Ferenc Puskas.

6/ Tom Finney 

Tom Finney joined World Cup from 1946 to 1958. He was always a great footballer in any match and any age he could. He got total 30 goals in during his World Cup career.

In his decade, Tom Finney became one of the top goal-scorers, besides Nat Lofthouse, Charlton.

7/ Gordon Banks

Gordon Banks was voted as the 2ndbest gold-keeper in the 20thcentury, only after Lev Yashin. He contributed his talent to winning of the national football team in World Cup 1966. Especially, in the final match, they were against the West Germans. He made deeply impressive when he can keep four clean sheets as well some amazing individual moments.

Top 10 English footballers in FIFA World Cup all the time

Football is always a hot game in the world. Whether anyone is fan of football or not, they still choose to watch an international football match compared all other games.

So, football is called as the king of sport.

In football, FIFA World Cup all the time is the biggest competition for all footballers to compete, connect and find the winner of football. Because this tournament is only held in every 4 years.

In this article, we continue to share top the best footballers of English in World Cup all the time. As far as we know, English has a rich history, so they also own series of the best footballers. Following our article as useful references.

3/ Bryan Robson

Robson had a pro football career at the English national team from 1980 to 1991. In this time, he had total 90 caps and 26 goals. If he was not in serious injury, he could continue the game in longer time with more achievements.

He played at midfielder on team. He was called with nickname as “Captain Marvel” because he always showed full of energy and power in any match he joined. Thank to flexible ability, he could score important goals as well fierce spirit in competitions.

He owned two titles for the Premier League, three titles for the FA Cup, the League Cup and only UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup.

4/ Gordon Banks

Gordon was ever voted for the second best goalkeeper of 20th century by the International Federation of Football, only Lev Yashin.

He made impressive performance for this team against the West Germans in 1966 or Brazil. Although Pele was the most talented star in his era, he was still confident to meet powerful header- Pele.

He also won two titles in the League Cup and FIFA Goalkeeper of the years with 6 times.

Top 10 English footballers in FIFA World Cup all the time

English is a sport nation, especially football. However, they have not reached many achievements in FIFA World Cup which is the biggest football festival in the global.

They have several times to meet on the final match such as World Cup 1966 they met West Germany, however luck has not still smiled with them.

Although the English national football team has a little pressure on shoulders about records, they always own talented footballers in this festival. Following our article, we share top 10 English footballers in FIFA World Cup in English history.

1/ David Beckham

He has started his career since his debut in 1996. However, he has some highs and lows through some FIFA World Cup.

In 1998, he joined the World Cup with his national team. He made notoriously when he was sent off the defeat in penalties with Argentina. This mistake made him to be a public enemy for this team at this competition.

But he changed in the next World Cup 2002. He became a hero when scoring unique goal against Argentina. It was him to point out that he was not an enemy.

During his career, David Beckham has ever had 115 appearances in an attacker of the England team until his retirement in 2009.

2/ Gary Lineker

Gary Lineker has been the first England player reach the Golden Boot. In general, he had a good career.

In World Cup 1986, he was the first and top the best players to make goals. In general, he got 6 goals. Its expression of him can attract and persuade all fans of football in the England.

In 1990, he continued to reach many achievements in this event. Total he got 10 goals during some season of World Cup.

Top the best clubs in Premier League in 21st century

The Premier league is considered as one of the most favorite football events which is expected annually. It has been founded since 1992. During 27 seasons, the Premier league has made series big events in the international football history.

In this article, we collect top the greatest football teams in Premier League during the 21st century.  

4/ 2007-2009 season- Manchester United

MU made big breakthrough in history of the Premier League when they reached many titles. The fact that it was the highest season of MU. To have these achievements, MU were lucky when collecting top the best footballers such as Rooney and Ronaldo.

In general, they met two finals and one semi-final in three continuous seasons from 2007 to 2009. Although they didn’t have the Champion, they became a fantastic team with millions of fans in the world.

5/ 2003-2007 season- AC Milan

AC Milan become one of the best team of 21st century. During 2003-2007 season, Millan had three times in the finals, one semifinal and a quarterfinal. In total, they won two titles.

They were successful to become a dominator in the Italian Serie A with a high ranking which has series of success in the European.

6/ 2008-2009 season- Barcelona

Some experts said that Barcelona owned “Dream Team” with many talents like Lionel Messi, Thierry Henry and Samuel Eto. Particularly, this team was under management by Guardiola, therefore their power was double and effective.

Many fans and even anti-fan admitted that Barcelona had beautiful football style.

In general, Barcelona reached 100 goals during the 2008-2009 season. It was considered as a strong rain of goals. Almost goals were created or made by one of three stars of this team. Besides Premier League, they became the Champion for La Liga with 105 goals in this event.

Top the best clubs in Premier League in 21st century

The Premier League is a national football competition in the UK but it is well-known with almost football lovers in the world. In general, if you are a fan of football, you can’t ignore any season in the Premier League.

In this article, we refer top the best clubs in Premier League during its history in 20th century. Following it and seeing whether your favorite team is on the ranking or not.

1/ 1999-2000 season- Manchester United

Manchester United got the championship title for 1999-2000 season with improvement about points and extra goals compared other opponents or the last leagues. Finally, they got total 18 points.

For this season, we have to discuss the best midfield quarter in MU who created almost goals and assists. They included in David Beckham, Paul Scholes, Roy Keane and Ryan Giggs. Actually they became the best quarter during the area in English football. They were not perfect on all aspects but they connected and supported to create perfect goals and assists for their teammates.

2/ 2003-2004 season- Arsenal

For some clubs, reaching champions in Premier league took it easy. But with Arsenal, champion for 2003-2004 season is always remarkable and repeated many times during their football history.

For this season, Arsenal owned one strong team about attacking with the super speed of Thierry Henry or creativity of Dennis Bergkamp and especially ability to reach scores reliably of Freddie Ljungberg and Robert Pires.

In addition, Arsenal built up a dominate possession to make stability about performance during the league.

3/ 2004-2005 season- Chelsea

By owning Jose Mourinho who was a new talent in defense position, Chelsea got the winning excellently with 15 goals and 25 clean sheets during the season, therefore they had 95 points in the final ranking. Both number made surprising and recorded in history of Premier League.

Man Utd and Arsenal expect the ticket to the next round of Europa League (Part 2)

Constantly attending the Europa League, but Brugge’s record is modest. They have never won this tournament. Including the stage also known as Cup C3, Brugge has just reached the final once. In the Europa League era, their farthest advance was in the semifinals of the 2014-2015 season, before losing to Dnipro.

The 1-1 draw at home made it difficult for Brugge. They are forced to rise offensive. In contrast, the consignment desk in Belgium helped Man Utd enter the match with psychological comfort. In the last 10 minutes of the first leg, Fernandes helped “Reds” to create more chances than the previous 80 minutes. This time, the 25-year-old midfielder will have more time to make a mark.

At the same time as the match of Man Utd, Arsenal received Olympiakos at the Emirates, with a pocket money of 1-0 victory thanks to a goal of Alexandre Lacazette. The “Gunners” victory is even more significant when before, Olympiakos unbeaten 18 home matches in all competitions. It also added credibility to Lacazette, who was rumored to leave the Emirates in the summer of 2020 by two months earlier. Last weekend, the French striker was bench and likely to start tonight.

Like Man Utd, Arsenal is on the rise. They are unbeaten since the beginning of 2020, and are in a three-match winning streak. The main reason is that the pillars regained their performance. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a brace to help Arsenal win against Everton.

Nicolas Pepe rediscovered the improvisation phase when playing freely on the wing, and Bukayo Saka increasingly made home fans think of Ashley Cole thanks to the excellent support skills set.

Arsenal has encountered Olympiakos many times in the European arena, but in the Champions League. In the latest competition at the Emirates, Olympiakos once surprised when beating Arsenal 3-2 in September 2015. The two who entered the field that day – Ozil and Hector Bellerin – remained the “Gunners” pillar after more than four years.

Among the candidates to win the Europa League this season, only Ajax is at a disadvantage after the first leg. The defending Dutch champion lost to Getafe 0-2 away, and was forced to score at least three goals to reverse the situation.

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