Manchester United are set to face Villarreal on Wednesday in the Champions league in a bid to salvage their group stage qualification after their opening loss to Young Boys of Switzerland. The Old Trafford giants have lost three of their last four matches in all competitions. This current situation has made Manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to be under pressure with many fans, critics and even Pundits calling for his sack but Man United's Director, Ed Woodward and the club's Board have come out to back him.
The English Premier League giants Manchester United would be hoping to return back to winning ways when they face Spanish giants Villarreal in a crucial encounter between both clubs. The Manchester United first team players, fringe players and Under 23 players are already training ahead of their crucial UCL match against Villarreal.
Many coaches have the kind of players that they prefer, and they will always build their team with those players. This is the reason why some players struggle for playing time when a new coach is appointed. Some Manchester United fans are calling for the club to sack Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and appoint a new manager, some players could become bench warmers if a new coach takes over.
Some Manchester United players have not been performing very well this campaign and some of them could not perform well or impress last season. In today's article we'll be looking at the 3 Manchester United players that should be sold in January transfer market and their possible replacement.
To say the least, Manchester United's performance this season has been far from impressive despite a star studded squad, they are like a pride of lions being led by a sheep in the person of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Even with the presence of Cristiano Ronaldo, the Red Devils have struggled to grind out results and this has led many to believe that the Norwegian isn't the right captain to steer the ship to the promise land.
Manchester football club will be hoping to return to winning ways this weekend after they failed to win their last match against West Ham United football club earlier this week. But there are some things could lead them to another defeat if they are not avoided, so here are 4 mistakes that Manchester United should avoid, if they do not want to lose more matches.
Transfer news: Barcelona considering signing Anthony Martial; Solskjaer remains desperate for Erling Haaland
The France international Anthony Martial has been given permission to leave Manchester United in January, with Barcelona surfacing as a new potential destination. The latest report from Eurosport suggest that the Spanish Laliga side are willing to sign Martial for a transfer fee of around £40million. Manchester United head coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer remains desperate on a move for Norway and Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland next summer, according to the latest report from The Express.
After an early departure from the League Cup in midweek, Manchester United will return to the Premier League on Saturday when they play Aston Villa. Despite fielding a much-changed XI for the game, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side lost 1-0 at home to West Ham on Wednesday night.
Borussia Dortmund has always been a stepping stone in Erling Haaland's career and has started making plans for his departure. With Club like Liverpool, Paris Saint-German, Chelsea and Manchester City on the standby to sign the Norwegian striker in a deal worth £67 million, he is sure to depart from the Bundesliga next summer.
Borussia Dortmund are considering Anthony Martial as the replacement for Erling Haaland when he eventually leaves for another club. The player is on the fringes at Manchester United and fans have called for the Frenchman to be sold in the future. “I don’t think it’s right to go into individual performances.
MNU vs ASV: Two Changes that Could Happen As Man Utd Prepares to Welcome The Villans at Old Trafford
The Red Devils will hope to continue the unbeaten start to the Premier League season when they welcome Dean Smith's Aston Villa at Old Trafford on Saturday. Manchester United has played out four wins and a draw so far this season, the same record as Chelsea and Liverpool hold with all three sides level on 13 points.
Anthony Martial has not been in good form since the start of the 2020/2021 season and his terrible form has extended to the 2021/2022 season. He had a disastrous performance in the midweek EFL cup third round fixture against West Ham United where Man United got dumped out by the Hammers.
25 year-old Manchester United forward, Anthony Martial, may just have the funniest football contract clause in history. One of the clauses, which relates to certain accomplishments that he will achieve within four years in the club, contains a bonus clause worth £7.2 million should he win the Ballon d'Or.
Opinion: Why Solskjaer Will Put His Team In Serious Trouble With His Plan To Bench Ronaldo In Some Matches
Recently, Solskjaer said that Ronaldo is in a good shape to play every match for Manchester United, however, he revealed that he will not play all the matches because it is impossible for anyone to play all the matches in a single season. Photo credit: talksport.com
West Ham knocked out the Red Devils out of the Carabao Cup, as Manuel Lanzini’s early goal remained unanswered by the hosts. West Ham didn’t need to wait too long for a redemption of their dramatic Premier League loss on Sunday against Manchester United.
Manchester United crashed out of the EFL Cup, and the team was considered one of the favourites to lift the trophy. Here are three reasons why the team lost. 1. Squad rotation: this is one of the things that weakened the squad. The manager made eleven changes to the team that defeated West Ham United in the EPL.
Manchester United is one of the Clubs that is having an array of stars to parade in the English Premier League in the 2021/22 season. This is probably one of the reasons why some players in the camp of the Red Devils are not getting enough playing time. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is probably one of the managers in the English Premier League that may be having team selection challenges because of the many young, talented and experienced players at Old Trafford.
On September 4, Ukraine hosted France and Anthony Martial scored a draw to help Les Blues avoid a shocking defeat in their 2022 World Cup qualification. Before that match, Martial was given playing time in Manchester United's first three games of the season, but he couldn't find the back of the net, something he hasn't done for the team in a long time.
Manchester United have already made contact with Barcelona winger Ousmane Dembele. In the summer of 2017, the 24-year-old joined Barcelona in a club-record move of €145 million (with add-ons). Dembele has only made 118 appearances for the club in the previous four seasons, scoring 30 goals and assisting on another 21 occasions.
After Manchester United's Carabao Cup loss, Paul Ince informed £73 million ($100 million) winger Jadon Sancho that English football "is not FIFA," while also criticizing Anthony Martial. United were knocked out of the competition in the third round after losing 1-0 at home to West Ham on Wednesday, just three days after a 2-1 Premier League triumph against the Hammers in which Sancho started on the bench.