Trafford


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Trafford

a unitary authority in NW England, in Greater Manchester. Pop.: 211 800 (2003 est.). Area: 106 sq. km (41 sq. miles)
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United were forced to play their home matches at Maine Road up until 1949 when Old Trafford was finally reopened.
And the gulf in noise between the fans led the Portuguese boss to say: "He [Alexis Sanchez] played only three (matches since joining from Arsenal) and the first at Old Trafford, and I think Old Trafford, in spite of being a quiet stadium, the pitch is big, the grass is nice and obviously the players feel very comfortable playing here.
Carl Finnigan added to his winning goal in the Mariners' opening-day win at Trafford with a clinical low finish to make it 2-0.
But there's always next year - and the year after, and the year after that - because it was announced this week that the big game will be staying at Old Trafford until at least 2020.
We're going to have to raise our game considerably from Old Trafford - without a doubt," said the South African.
The Braves, who had defeated Trafford 10-6 in the meeting at Hillheads earlier in the season, were without Liam Smedley and AnthonyWetherall from the side which had lost to league leaders Sheffield Steelhawks the previous weekend.
But Wenger believes their FA Cup quarter-final at Old Trafford can make a big impact on the rest of the season as both clubs are battling for a top-four spot as well as Wembley glory.
I NORMALLY agree with much that is written by your correspondent, Dr Bernard Trafford, headmaster of the Newcastle Royal Grammar School.
Johannesburg, Oct 19 ( ANI ): English Premier League champions Manchester United are looking into the possibility of introducing a standing area for spectators at Old Trafford.
The Govan-born football great scored a double - unveiling a street sign bearing his own name and being given the freedom of the borough of Trafford.
Former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has had a road named after him in honour of his achievements at the Old Trafford club.
RYAN Giggs has told Manchester United fans to strap themselves in and get ready for the ride of their lives at Old Trafford tonight.