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PICTURE: 2 Of United’s Greatest Come Face To Face

PICTURE: 2 Of United’s Greatest Come Face To Face

Whilst the answer tends to lean towards one, the question of who was better between Edwin Van Der Sar and Peter Schmeichel is a one that is frequently asked. After years in goal for United, Schmeichel left the club as United's...read more »

Schmeichel Advises Against ‘Marquee’ Signing

Schmeichel Advises Against ‘Marquee’ Signing

Manchester United legend Peter Schmeichel has advised David Moyes to avoid making a 'marquee' signing just for the sake of it. Earlier this summer new Chief Exec Ed Woodward suggested a marquee signing would soften the blow of the departures of...read more »

“Eric came here and changed football”

“Eric came here and changed football”

Peter Schmeichel believes that Eric Cantona joining Manchester United changed football. The Frenchman joined Manchester United 20 years ago this week, and would go on to help restore former past glories to the club, ushering in a period of dominance for...read more »

“I cannot remember anyone coming into Manchester United and being criticised the way he was.”

“I cannot remember anyone coming into Manchester United and being criticised the way he was.”

Peter Schmeichel has sung the praises of Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea for his handling of his move to Manchester United. The Spaniard initially came in for heavy criticism after joining from Atletico Madrid in 2011 and whilst questions are...read more »

‘It was very important that I was not in competition with Manchester United.’

‘It was very important that I was not in competition with Manchester United.’

Peter Schmeichel has claimed he would never have signed for Man City had they been in their current incarnation. Having been Manchester United's #1 for 8 years and achieving legendary status, Schmeichel signed for Man City in 2002 after spells in...read more »

“That is one of the things I am very happy with and from that I know he is mentally strong enough.”

“That is one of the things I am very happy with and from that I know he is mentally strong enough.”

Manchester United legend Peter Schmeichel made a guest appearance on Sky Sports' Soccer Extra this morning and amongst other things, spoke on the heir to his throne, David De Gea. The Spanish keeper grew into his role as United's new #1...read more »

“I think he tips it in United’s favour to win the Premier League.”

“I think he tips it in United’s favour to win the Premier League.”

Peter Schmeichel believes that the signing of Robin Van Persie makes Manchester United favourites for the title, despite their opening day loss. Man City were keen to sign the striker but conceded before the striker joined United. Mancini has claimed United...read more »

“I’m a United fan. I’ll die a United fan”

“I’m a United fan. I’ll die a United fan”

Having played for both Manchester United and Manchester City, you could be forgiven for questioning where Peter Schmeichel's allegiances lie. The Danish keeper was a mainstay between the sticks for United for 8 years before moving on to Sporting Lisbon. After...read more »

Kasper: “Watching United Legends Made Me A Winner!”

Kasper: “Watching United Legends Made Me A Winner!”

The shadow that is cast by the Great Dane, Peter Schmeichel is a massive one.  One of the greatest ever, Schmeichel sets the standard for goalkeepers, a standard his son Kasper will inevitably compared against. And whilst he has enjoyed mixed...read more »

Schmeichel on De Gea: “He has a great future ahead of him.”

Schmeichel on De Gea: “He has a great future ahead of him.”

David De Gea has come in for heavy criticism following a hard start to his United career. The Spaniard is learning that the Premier League is a completely different kettle of fish to La Liga with the football played at a...read more »

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