Friday, December 15, 2006

West Ham United vs Manchester United

As per last season we line up on a dark December winters afternoon to join the robocops in welcoming Man Yoo to East London. The kick off time is 4pm, Sky TV are providing the beam back to the public house as a newly installed Alan Curbishley attempts to stop the rot by clawing points from the league leaders. United have managed to sidestep their usual slow start to the campaign by getting off to a flyer and they currently lead the table by 5 points over that small team from Fulham. Their home form has been decent and they have seen seven home wins including a satisfying 3-1 in the Manc derby last week, a 2-0 win over hated rivals, the Mickeys and a 5-1 thrashing of the real team from Fulham on the opening day. The only points dropped have been to Chelsea in a 1-1 draw and an October defeat by LArse.

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