Date: 17th December 2011 at 12:30pm
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Vital QPR takes a look at this Sunday’s opponents Manchester United

Facts & Figures


Founded: 1878

Nickname: The Red Devils

Ground: Old Trafford (75,811)

Manager : Sir Alex Ferguson

Selected Honours



Football League First Division Champions:

907-08, 1910-11, 1951-52, 1955-56, 1956-57, 1964-65, 1966-67, 1992-93, 1993-94, 1995-96, 1996-97, 1998-99, 1999-2000, 2000-01, 2002-03, 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09, 2010-11

Football League Second Division Champions: 1935-36, 1974-75

FA Cup Winners: 1908-09, 1947-48, 1962-63, 1976-77, 1982-83, 1984-85, 1989-90, 1993-94, 1995-96, 1998-99, 2003-04

League Cup Winners: 1991-92, 2005-06, 2008-09, 2009-10

Champions League: 1967-68, 1998-99, 2007-08

Club Records



Record Attendance: 83,260 v Arsenal, First Division, 17th January 1948

Record League Victory: 10-1 v Wolves, First Division, 15th February 1892

Record League Defeat: 0-7 v Blackburn, 10th April 1926

Record Buy: £30,750,000 to Spurs for Dimitar Berbatov

Record Sale: £80,000,000 from Real Madrid for Cristiano Ronaldo

Record Appearances: 889 – Ryan Giggs

Record Goals: 249 – Bobby Charlton

Squad


Goalkeepers:

David De Dea
Anders Lindegaard
Tomasz Kuszczak

Defenders:

Patrice Evra
Phil jones
Rio Ferdinand
Jonny Evans
Chris Smalling
Nemanja Vidic
Fabio
Rafael
Ezekiel Fryers

Midfielders:

Anderson
Ryan Giggs
Park Ji-Sung
Michael Carrick
Nani
Ashley Young
Tom Cleverley
Darren Fletcher
Antonio Valencia
Darren Gibson
Paul Pogba
Ravel Morrison

Strikers:

Dimitar Berbatov
Wayne Rooney
Danny Welbeck
Javier Hernandez
Michael Owen
Federico Macheda
Mame Biram Diouf

Last Five Fixtures


Win: 4-1 v Wolves (h)
Loss: 1-2 v FC Basel (a)
Win: 1-0 v Aston Villa (a)
Loss: 1-2 v Crystal Palace (h)
Draw: 1-1 v Newcastle United (h)

Last Five Fixtures v QPR


Man Utd 1-0 QPR on 11 Nov 08
QPR 1-1 Man Utd on 16 Mar 96
Man Utd 2-1 QPR on 30 Dec 95
Man Utd 2-0 QPR on 12 Mar 95
QPR 2-3 Man Utd on 10 Dec 94

 

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