The Past



The past is a foreign country: they do things differently there.

L. P. Hartley   1895-1972 

Tuesday, 10 June 2008

ABC Wednesday - U for United

U for United or Man United or Manchester United or MUFC - whatever you call them they will always be UNITED.

One of the most famous football clubs in the world.


The famous OLD TRAFFORD football ground.

Some of their silverware in the club museum ..

Players past and present ..

Football caps .. !

Last but not least a statue of their famous manager - Sir Matt  Busby  ...

15 comments:

reader Wil said...

Good photos! You wrote about football and so did I. I called it football mania. My U words are dedicated to your beautiful Oxbridge universities! I wish you good luck with your football team!

reader Wil said...

Oh and Rambler I like your music especially "Für Elise".. by Beethoven.

Petunia said...

I like Liverpool:D But OK then!
great post!

ellen b said...

I'm a big United fan in the U.S.
Great choice for U!!

Texas Travelers said...

Great "U"
Go United.

U is Under scrutiny.
Come visit,
Troy and Martha

Pernille's ting og tang said...

My favorit! Very good U:)

Judy said...

Great photos. So far the letter U has been great on everyones blog.

John said...

Nice photos and choice for U!

leslie said...

I think that even if you don't know a thing about soccer (or football) everyone has heard of Manchester United! Good one! :D

Kjerstis Hjørne said...

I am not a football fan, but nice choice for todays letter..

mrsnesbitt said...

Oh yes, the wedding is approaching....Wayne and Colleen....are you going?


Great post!

D

Kelly said...

So many football/soccer photos on the blogs this week! Excellent choice for U!

Neva said...

I used "United" as well.....many words with this! I like yours very much!
Mine is here.

Katney said...

Footbal is beyond me! Even our football, which is beyond many people.

Louis la Vache said...

"LoUis was not sUrprised by yoUr choice of posts!

Here's "LoUis's" "U".

Penguins - move your cursor and take them for a walk !!

Say it as it is ......


Shoot for the moon, even if you miss, you'll land amongst the stars.

Look around !!!

What is this life, full of care,

We have no time to stand and stare?


W. H. Davies  1870-1940