Tags: Manchester United (Soccer Team)

Ray Wilkins, 61, Ex-Captain of English National Soccer Team, Dies

Wilkins moved to Manchester United in 1979, having played in 198 games and scored 34 goals for Chelsea. “He possessed wonderful passing skills and could spot an opening that many would have missed,” United said in a statement. Wilkins played in 194 games for United and scored 10 goals, winning the FA Cup with the…

On Soccer: Paul Pogba and Manchester United Spoil City’s Championship Party

But it has not, as yet, been able to burn off United. The inferiority complex that once marked City’s relationship with its neighbor has gone — mostly — and in recent years it has felt as if the blue half of Manchester is in the ascendancy and the red in decline. Still, it would be…