Manchester United bolstered their Premier League title aspirations by demolishing Leeds 6-2 in the first league meeting between the sides for 16 years on Sunday.... more » 18.12.2020 20:05 The 2006–07 season also marked the 50th anniversary of the Busby Babes' first foray into European competition. United propelled into the last eight of the UEFA Champions League thanks to a Henrik Larsson goal in the return game against Lille, played on 7 March. Larsson sealed victory in the 72nd minute when he headed home Cristiano Ronaldo's cross from the left. The impressive Mark Schwarzer had twice thwarted Wayne Rooney when the striker had been put clean through with Boro on the back foot throughout. Edwin van der Sar had previously saved brilliantly from Peter Crouch. United had already used all three of their substitutions, and were forced to put John O'Shea in goal. Substitute Kieran Richardson chipped in a fourth to secure United's place in the final. The brilliant Cristiano Ronaldo ran through before setting up Rooney to chip in the second and then Park bundled home a third before the break. [1] United enjoyed a much more successful season than the previous three seasons, winning the Premier League by a six-point margin over Chelsea. United lost injured Gary Neville early on, but Park Ji-sung slid home from close-range after 14 minutes. United were paired with Roma. Giggs curled in a quick free kick in the 83rd minute while the Lille players were still assembling their defensive wall. Brian McBride put the Cottagers 1–0 up after 17 minutes, but Ryan Giggs managed to keep the Reds in the game with an equaliser just before the half-hour mark. Louis Saha and Cristiano Ronaldo both scored one goal, and Wayne Rooney scored twice. The start of August saw United take part in the Amsterdam Tournament, involving Ajax, Inter Milan and Porto. Sir Alex Ferguson celebrated the winner in his own unique fashion on the touchline, and it was easy to see why after his side had somehow fashioned a crucial three points. Ronaldo's contribution did not stop with his two goals against Villa, as he scored two more braces in his next two league games against Wigan and Reading. The 2006 Football League Cup Final also known as the 2006 Carling Cup Final for sponsorship reasons, was played between Manchester United and Wigan Athletic on 26 February 2006. Ryan Giggs almost doubled United's lead when his free-kick hit the crossbar, before Villa substitute Milan Baroš equalised, when he slid a low shot in the corner. The event was marked by a charity football match, organised in collaboration with UEFA, who were commemorating 50 years since the signing of the Treaty of Rome, against a team of the best players from Europe's top clubs. Things didn't get better as losses to Bolton Wanderers and Leeds United were eclipsed by a derby day defeat to Manchester City in November which allowed a four-point gap to open between themselves and leaders Liverpool. United won 3–0. Everton took the lead on 12 minutes when Alan Stubbs' free-kick was deflected in off Michael Carrick. Date Player Previous club Cost June 2006: Benoît Assou-Ekotto: Lens: £3,500,000 July 2006: Didier Zokora: Saint-Étienne: £8,600,000 July 2006: Dimitar Berbatov de. Seedorf capitalised on confusion in the United defence to fire in a second after half an hour. The original squad selected by Lippi was hit by last minute injuries and withdrawals by some big names like Ronaldinho and David Beckham, forcing replacements to be drawn from Premier League teams like Bolton Wanderers and Portsmouth at short notice. The winning streak went on for another three matches, against Portsmouth, Blackburn and Sheffield United, taking the total to seven wins in a row before the visit of reigning champions Chelsea to the Theatre of Dreams. United pushed forward but David James denied Cristiano Ronaldo and Ryan Giggs before Rio Ferdinand put Taylor's pass into his own net to put Pompey 2-0 up. Paul Scholes equalised when he fired in after 61 minutes, and a side-footed goal from Michael Carrick gave United the lead. selon les recommandations des projets correspondants. United took an early lead when Kieran Richardson slotted home after Wayne Rooney had collected Paul Scholes' pass and rounded Boro keeper Mark Schwarzer. View stats of Manchester United Midfielder Bruno Fernandes, including goals scored, assists and appearances, on the official website of the Premier League. United won 1–0, thanks to a controversial Ryan Giggs goal in the 83rd minute. United finished April with a 4–2 win over Everton at Goodison Park, moving five points clear in the title race. The Red Devils survived an early scare when new goalkeeper Tomasz Kuszczak saved a penalty he had given away when he brought down Emmanuel Adebayor, but Adebayor made amends for Gilberto's missed spot-kick by scoring the winning goal four minutes from time, and knocking United from the Premiership top spot for the first time in the season. Following the win at Anfield, United hosted Bolton Wanderers in their next game. The match was played on 25 October, and United won 2–1 after extra time. The following day, Chelsea's failure to beat Arsenal handed the title to United for the first time since 2003. Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. January 2007 also saw the arrival of Celtic and Sweden legend Henrik Larsson at Old Trafford. United were also the defending champions of the League Cup. La saison 2006-2007 de Manchester United est la 32e consécutive en Premier League du club. The first leg was played on 20 February 2007. August was rounded off with a 2–1 win away to Watford, the winner scored by Ryan Giggs, who was celebrating his 600th start for United. The French striker picked up a defence-splitting pass from Wayne Rooney, before taking the ball onto his left foot and passing it around Ricardo Carvalho and beyond Carlo Cudicini's reach into the bottom-left corner of the net. Chelsea tried to halt a United comeback, which was virtually impossible, for which Chelsea received three yellow cards. The visitors were Sevilla, who helped mark the official opening of Old Trafford's new North-West and North-East quadrants with a 3–0 win to United in front of a half-capacity crowd. Live discussion, man of the match voting and player ratings of Sheffield United 2:3 Manchester United. United opened a six-point advantage over rivals Chelsea with a comfortable home win against Sheffield United. United started the game very brightly, finding themselves 4–1 up at half-time, thanks to goals from Wayne Rooney, Cristiano Ronaldo and Wes Brown. Nemanja Vidić was forced off with a broken collarbone, and the visitors found themselves a goal up a minute later, when Matt Derbyshire slotted home. Chronologie Saison précédente Saison suivante modifier Les résultats du Manchester … Wayne Rooney doubled United's lead with an emphatic finish after 50 minutes. The team carried this rich vein of form into September, narrowly beating Tottenham 1–0 to make it four wins out of four. However, Ole Gunnar Solskjær gave United a last-minute winner, when an error from Gábor Király allowed Solskjær to score with a tame shot. Coming up against a Fulham side that had caused them so many problems in the past, United ran riot, scoring four goals inside the first twenty minutes at Old Trafford and eventually triumphing 5–1. The 2006–07 season was Manchester United's 15th season in the Premier League, and their 32nd consecutive season in the top division of English football. John O'Shea and Wayne Rooney both wasted easy opportunities to score. The 2006–07 season was Manchester United's 15th season in the Premier League, and their 32nd consecutive season in the top division of English football. United were denied a goal when a header from Nemanja Vidić crossed the line before being cleared by Pedro Mendes. A weakened United side lost 1–0. Elle montre toutes les informations personnelles telles que l’âge, la nationalité, les détails de contrats et la valeur actuelle. Boro substitute James Morrison was sent-off in injury time for a reckless lunge on Ronaldo. Michael Carrick gave United the lead after four minutes, lifting Cristiano Ronaldo's pass over the advancing Paddy Kenny. In fact, the Portuguese youngster won five out of the six Man of the Match awards for December, and he was named the Player of the Month for December. - Voici l’aperçu du club de Premier League, comprenant ses stats, ses valeurs de transfert, ses matchs, son actualité et les rumeurs le concernant. [4], The team then took their pre-season back to Britain, beating Celtic 3–0 at Parkhead. Henrik Larsson was named captain for the Europe XI, the day after his loan spell at Old Trafford came to an end. Fortunately, these two results were punctuated by emphatic wins over Aston Villa (3–1) and Watford (4–0). And substitute Alberto Gilardino broke away to wrap up an easy win as United were eliminated from the Champions League. United's first departure of the 2006–07 season was French forward David Bellion, who departed for Nice for an undisclosed fee on 1 July. Despite winning the first leg, United lost 3–0. They also reached the final of the FA Cup and the semi-finals of the UEFA Champions League, losing to Chelsea and Milanrespectively. United could not find a goal to pull back, thus meaning that Chelsea were the first FA Cup winners at the new Wembley. United lost 3–1, putting a huge dent into their slim title hopes. Matt Taylor gave Pompey the lead after Edwin van der Sar could only parry Benjani's shot. United booked a ticket in the FA Cup Final with a 4–1 win over Watford. After a 2–0 victory over Charlton, an away match at Fulham followed at the end of the month. The replay against Middlesbrough was played on 19 March. FA Premier League fixture played Thu, 17 December 2020. Unlike most sides on this list, Manchester United have not used a specific formation in their amazingly successful last three seasons. Portsmouth were under the cosh for most of the game but hung on until Wayne Rooney came off the bench on the hour mark. Découvrez la composition du club Manchester United FC pour la saison 2017/2018 : liste des joueurs, postes, numéros, entraîneur et staff. Roma grabbed a consolation goal through Daniele De Rossi before Patrice Evra's low shot finished the scoring. The match was played on 7 November. The England midfielder delivered the perfect volleyed return to Drogba who nipped ahead of Edwin van der Sar before poking home. Chelsea 3-0 Man United Premier League 2005/2006 all goals and extent highlight #ChelseaMan United - Duration: 11 Arsenal 1-2 Manchester United - Duration: 2:14:55. Going into the last five minutes, the match looked like it was going to finish as a draw, and with Chelsea not playing that weekend, United couldn't afford to allow them any ground. The striker was brought in to bolster United's thin strike force, of which the only fit members at the time were Wayne Rooney, Louis Saha and Ole Gunnar Solskjær, whose increasing age and long-term knee injury caused him to be restricted to substitute appearances at the most. The Irish defender committed himself well to the task, and managed to keep a clean sheet, including one desperate save in a one-on-one with Robbie Keane. Lille players, furious that an earlier header by Peter Odemwingie had been ruled out, walked off the pitch as the last 16 first leg clash boiled over. United lost the FA Cup Final, the first FA Cup Final to be played at the new Wembley Stadium, 1–0 to Chelsea. On 50 minutes, Manuel Fernandes smashed into the top corner to double their lead but John O'Shea halved it when he swept in after Iain Turner's error. George Boateng headed in Middlesbrough's second a minute after half-time, but then handled Rio Ferdinand's header in the 66th minute. United striker Louis Saha was guilty of a terrible miss when he appeared to assume he was offside. Vous pouvez partager vos connaissances en l’améliorant (comment ?) Unfortunately, the match ended badly for Edwin van der Sar, as he broke his nose bravely going into a challenge with Robbie Keane. A second successive 1–0 loss, this time to Celtic, pushed United down to second place in Group F and qualified the Scottish champions for the UEFA Champions League knockout phase. United qualified for the UEFA Champions League knockout phase as winners of Group F with a 3–1 victory over Benfica. Benfica took the lead midway through the first half when Nélson drilled in a 25-yard stunner. However, Southend pulled off an upset win by winning 1–0 and dumping the holders out of the League Cup. Pre-season and friendlies. Manchester United : retrouvez toutes les informations sur le club, le calendrier, les résultats, le palmarès, les statistiques mais aussi l'effectif. For the first of their two matches with Copenhagen, United hosted the Danish champions at Old Trafford on 17 October. Coppell's side managed to hold United to a draw and salvage a replay. At the end of August, Liam Miller signed for Sunderland. Nwankwo Kanu grabbed a consolation in the 87th minute when a shot from Mendes deflected off the Nigerian and Tomasz Kuszczak. They would also avoid facing Inter Milan, Real Madrid, Milan, the other English teams (Arsenal, Liverpool, and Chelsea (who were in Pot 2, but would still avoid facing United due to the 'country protection rule')), and others. [3] Kaizer Chiefs then beat Orlando Pirates in the play-off, and managed to hold a relatively sub-par United side to a 0–0 draw before beating them 4–3 on penalties. The result put United nine points clear of Chelsea with ten games left in the season. Things got worse for Saha when Celtic keeper Artur Boruc saved the Frenchman's last-minute penalty. During the winter transfer window, David Jones and Tim Howard left United after both had served four years at the club. The game was played on 10 March. Manchester United 167,790. They also reached the final of the FA Cup and the semi-finals of the UEFA Champions League, losing to Chelsea and Milan respectively. On 10 August, defender Paul McShane and goalkeeper Luke Steele both departed for West Bromwich Albion. The draw for the Fourth Round took place on 25 October, and United were given an away tie with Football League Championship side Southend United. In the fifth round, United met Reading, who were managed by former Red Steve Coppell. Wayne Rooney opened the scoring when he fired home an excellent 20-yard drive after just six minutes, but Watford equalised through Hameur Bouazza's overhead kick in the 26th minute. The draw took place on 23 September, and United were given an away tie with Football League One side Crewe Alexandra. United booked a place in the fifth round of the FA Cup with a 2–1 victory over Portsmouth. Manchester United's semi-final first leg, played on 24 April, was at home to Milan, and the game ended 3–2 to United. Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink gave Celtic the lead with a low shot after 21 minutes. Wayne Rooney and Cristiano Ronaldo scored three goals between them against Fulham, but the partnership was broken up for the next game against Charlton by Rooney's suspension, picked up in the friendly against Porto. Manchester United bolstered their Premier League title aspirations by demolishing Leeds 6-2 in the first league meeting between the sides for 16 years on Sunday.... more » 18.12.2020 20:05 And Sir Alex Ferguson's side had only themselves to blame for a lacklustre approach and a host of missed chances. Trevor Sinclair put City ahead with a neat turn and shot after Joey Barton's cross was not properly cleared, and a cool Darius Vassell finish made it 2–0. [11], United played one more friendly during the 2006–07 season, the UEFA Celebration Match on 13 March. Manchester Utd. March 20, 2010. United played out a 0–0 draw against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on 9 May. A free-kick from Shunsuke Nakamura pulled Celtic level, but an awful mistake from Thomas Gravesen just seconds into the second half allowed Ole Gunnar Solskjær to score a third goal for United. [10] Finally, United returned home to Old Trafford on 12 August for their only home friendly of the 2006–07 pre-season. Nevertheless, United ran out 3–0 winners over the team that would end the season in 19th place, with goals coming from Darren Fletcher, Louis Saha and Ole Gunnar Solskjær, who scored his first Premiership goal since April 2003. Rooney struck home again through a crashing volley. United and City are just the second pair of teams to meet in the League Cup semi-finals in consecutive seasons after Arsenal and Tottenham faced off in the last four in both 2006-07 and 2007-08. Sir Alex Ferguson has used a variety of formations – 4-3-3, 4-4-2, 4-5-1, 4-2-3-1, 4-4-1-1 – and probably a few others. Nemanja Vidić drew United level with a fine header in stoppage time at the end of the first half, and Ryan Giggs put United ahead with another header, before Louis Saha finished off the scoring from 12 yards. The return leg against FC Copenhagen was played on 1 November. United got off to a flying start with two goalscoring chances coming early on, before Saha scored the opening goal in the 29th minute. Three goals in the first six minutes gave United a 3–2 victory. United's only permanent arrival in the whole of the 2006–07 season was Michael Carrick, who signed from Tottenham Hotspur on 31 July for £13 million, although Polish goalkeeper Tomasz Kuszczak joined from West Bromwich Albion on an initial season-long loan, while Swedish striker Henrik Larsson came in on a 10-week loan from Helsingborg in January 2007. United tried to respond, but Cristiano Ronaldo was denied by two saves from Darryl Flahavan. United and Roma were put on the same side of the draw with Milan and Bayern Munich, meaning that United will play either of the teams if they beat Roma. John O'Shea replied with a goal from close range, but James denied United a last-gasp equaliser after saving from Alan Smith. The first leg took place on 4 April, and the second leg took place on 10 April. Wayne Rooney equalised coolly with his first UEFA Champions League goal since 2004, but Mirko Vučinić slid in Roma's second after 66 minutes for a slender lead. Rodrigo Taddei gave Roma the lead with a deflected shot in the 44th minute. However, no further goals came for the home side as the visitors scored two consolation goals, leaving United as 4–3 winners.[12]. Results didn't flow as Ferguson hoped and as early autumn approached, Manchester United had made their worst start since the inauguration of the Premier League, lying in 10th place. However, they could still be drawn against FC Bayern Munich, PSV, Celtic and others. City wasted their best chance when goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar saved Darius Vassell's penalty 11 minutes from time after Wes Brown fouled Ball. Manchester United won the match comfortably, by four goals to nil. The Red Devils started well, beating Orlando Pirates 4–0 in their first game,[2] but almost came unstuck against Kaizer Chiefs, requiring an 83rd-minute goal from Dong Fangzhuo to secure the 1–0 win. Milan were ahead on away goals in the 11th minute, when Clarence Seedorf headed down for Kaká to drill into the corner. It was also United's 9th Premiership title, and their 16th overall. An own goal from United old boy Phil Neville levelled the scores before Wayne Rooney put United ahead and Chris Eagles sealed the win. The 2006–07 FA Premier League was the fifteenth season of the FA Premier League since its establishment in 1992. A fortnight later, Sylvan Ebanks-Blake signed for Plymouth Argyle for £200,000. Statistiques de l'équipe du Manchester United pour la saison 2005/2006, effectifs de la saison, tous les résultats de l'équipe However, for all their success in the major competitions, the club was unable to defend the League Cup title they had won in 2005–06, losing to Southend United in the Fourth Round. Managed by José Mourinho, the club won both the FA Cup and the League Cup. United struggled to break Boro down after the break and were indebted to Van der Sar's save to thwart Viduka.