Manchester United
Manchester United FC crest.svg
Full name Manchester United Football Club
Nickname(s) The Red Devils
Founded 1878
Ground Old Trafford
Capacity 100,000
Owner Manchester United plc
Chairman Joel Glazer
Avram Glazer
Manager James Harrison
League Premier League
2016–17 Premier League, 1st
Current season

Manchester United Football Club is a professional football club based in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, England. The club currently play in the Premier League, the top flight of English football. Founded as Newton Heath LYR Football Club in 1878, the club changed its name to Manchester United in 1902 and moved to Old Trafford in 1910.

Manchester United have won 21 league titles, the most of any English club, 12 FA Cups, 5 League Cups and a record 21 FA Community Shields. The club has also won three European Cups, one UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, one UEFA Super Cup, one Intercontinental Cup and one FIFA Club World Cup. In 1998–99, the club achieved a treble of the Premier League, the FA Cup and the UEFA Champions League.


Current squadEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Spain GK David de Gea (vice-captain)
2 23px-Flag of Uruguay.svg DF Guillermo Varela
3 England DF Luke Shaw
4 Spain DF Saúl
5 Germany DF Mats Hummels
6 Belgium DF Vincent Kompany
7 23px-Flag of Argentina.svg MF Ángel di María
8 Spain MF Juan Mata
9 Spain FW Fernando Torres
10 England FW Wayne Rooney (captain)
12 Germany MF Ilkay Gundogan
13 Croatia MF Luka Modric
14 Belgium MF Adnan Januzaj
15 England MF Steven Gerrard
17 Flag of Côte d'Ivoire.svg MF Yaya Touré
19 England MF Raheem Sterling
No. Position Player
20 France DF Samuel Umtiti
21 23px-Flag of Japan.svg GK Masatoshi Kushibiki
22 22px-Flag of Brazil.svg FW Vágner Love
23 22px-Flag of Brazil.svg DF Dani Alves
24 Poland MF Jakub Blaszczykowski
25 23px-Flag of Argentina.svg FW Sergio Aguero
26 23px-Flag of Argentina.svg FW Lionel Messi
27 23px-Flag of Argentina.svg MF Nicolás Gaitán
28 Portugal FW Cristiano Ronaldo
29 Northern Ireland MF Brendan Breslin
30 England GK Charlie Hornby
34 Ukraine MF Andriy Yarmolenko
35 France FW Hervin Ongenda
40 Wales MF Gareth Bale
44 22px-Flag of Brazil.svg MF Andreas Pereira

Out on loanEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
16 Belgium MF Siebe Horemans (at Cheltenham until 2 June 2018)
31 22px-Flag of Brazil.svg MF Oscar (at Shrewsbury Town until 2 June 2018)
32 France MF Romain Habran (at Manchester City until 2 June 2018)
33 France MF Jonathan Ikone (at Stade de Reims until 25 May 2018)
No. Position Player
36 France MF Jean-Christophe Bahebeck (at MK Dons until 2 June 2018)
38 England MF Brett Heath (at York City until 2 June 2018)
41 England MF Jordan Ibe (at Aston Villa until 2 June 2018)

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