Manchester United, in full Manchester United Football Club, additionally called Manchester United FC, bynames Man U and the Red Devils, English expert football (soccer) crew situated in Manchester, England. Nicknamed "the Red Devils" for its particular red pullovers, it is one of the most extravagant and best-upheld football clubs in England as well as in the whole world. The club has won the English top-division class title a record multiple times and the Football Association (FA) Cup multiple times.
The club was shaped as Newton Heath LYR in 1878 by specialists from the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway. Renamed Manchester United in 1902, the club won its first English alliance title in 1907–08. In 1910 the club moved from its old Bank Street ground into Old Trafford arena, which has filled in as the group's home from that point onward.
Manchester United's history since World War II has been ruled by two long-serving administrators. Sir Matthew Busby was named supervisor in 1945 and throughout the following 24 years controlled the club to five English group and two FA Cup triumphs. The club needed to fight with disaster in 1958 when a flying machine conveying the group smashed in Munich, slaughtering 23 of the 44 installed. During the 1960s the group, reconstructed by Busby, incorporated the profoundly capable assaulting trio of Bobby Charlton, George Best, and Denis Law. In 1968 this group turned into the principal English club to win the European Cup (presently known as the Champions League) with a 4–1 triumph over Benfica of Portugal in the last.
The previous mentor of the Scottish group Aberdeen, Alex Ferguson, dealt with the club from 1986 to 2013 and directed an unparalleled spell of predominance in the English alliance. Manchester United has won 12 Premier League titles since that association's debut season in 1992–93. In the 1998–99 season the club verified the primary "treble" in English football history by winning the Premier League, the FA Cup, and the Champions League. A moment Champions League triumph came in the 2007–08 season.
Manchester United is prestigious for its childhood group program, which has produced numerous remarkable homegrown players who later performed for the club's first group, including David Beckham. The club has likewise acquired various real exchange signings throughout the years, for example, Wayne Rooney, Rio Ferdinand, Andy Cole, Roy Keane, Eric Cantona, Patrice Evra, Dimitar Berbatov, and Cristiano Ronaldo.