Category: Sport in UK

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.

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.