Photo credit: Twitter 1. Juan Mata Mata's biggest mistake was leaving Chelsea where he was a leader in the Chelsea dressing room. He was not even guaranteed playtime at Manchester United. Mata's career never remains the same after leaving Chelsea. Mata left Chelsea to joined Manchester United in January 2014 in a deal worth £40 million.
Not all players usually have it all rossy for them after leaving a particular club, as some find it hard to replicate the form they had with their former teams in their new clubs. Such instances usually lead to them being labeled as "flop signings" by pundits or rival supporters.
Jose Mourinho has served as the manager of Chelsea on two different occasions during his managerial career. The Portuguese tactician has won the English Premier League title on three occasions over the past fifteen years. Many people believe that Jose Mourinho is the best manager in the history of Chelsea Football Club.
Photo Credit: Givemesport Manchester United star Harry Maguire has been instrumental to the club's cause since he made his money move from Leicester City. Photo Credit: Givemesport The player joined the Red Devils in the summer of 2019 for a record-breaking £80m for a defender and his direct impact saw him handed the captain's armband following the departure of Ashley Young in 2020.
Ahead of Tuesday's UEFA Champions League game against Young Boys, Manchester United on Monday concluded their preparation inside the main bowl of Stade de Suisse Wankdorf in Switzerland. The players were spotted putting the finishing touches to their arrangement ahead of the tie, as they underwent their last training session with all the players that traveled with the team to Switzerland for the Tuesday game.
Some football players have decided to go to school and graduate with a professional certificate. However, formal education is not really a necessity for any football player. Despite this, there are so many educated footballers in the world. The likes of Romelu Lukaku and Juan Mata have acquired a degree from the university.
Some Manchester United players will be out of contract with the club next summer. The red devils could renew the contract of some of these players while they might not renew some. Photo Credit: The Sun. The club should not renew the contracts of some players because they are not helping the team.
The English Premier League giants Manchester United continued their terrible run of form as they suffered a 1 - 0 loss to Premier League side West Ham United. The Manchester based club were shambolic all through the match as they suffered an embarrassing defeat in the Carabao cup. Credit: Google
Chelsea have brought in many quality players into the team recently which has helped to build a stronger squad, a squad depth that has at least two players in each position. This alone makes the London Club a better team than Man Utd who are struggling under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Photo Credit: Getty Images Juan Mata is ranked third. Photo Credit: Getty Images Mata's lack of pace and strength is more apparent than ever, severely limiting his game-time. The arrival of Bruno Fernandes in 2020 has effectively eliminated Mata's limited opportunities to start often.
Football coaches make so many difficult decisions on the field of play. This is why managers like Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola are regarded as very good football coaches. One of these difficult situations is when a coach has to take off a substitute. There have been so many players who left the field shortly after coming on.
We took a look at some former Chelsea players who deserve a chance at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea should not have sold the below players. We've produced a list of the top 6 Chelsea rejects who were good elsewhere but struggled at Chelsea. Including Romelu lukaku who cam back to chelsea Continue reading to find out.
They are some premier league players that will not be offered a new deal next summer while some of the players could end up leaving their club next summer. These players will be out of contract next summer and they will become a free agent, some of the players could leave the club as they will prefer to play elsewhere.
Manchester United have seen great penalty takers over the years, players like Wayne Rooney, Cristiano Ronaldo, Zlatan Ibrahimovic were all great penalty takers at Manchester United. These players have missed from the penalty spot in some occasions they don't have a higher penalty conversion rate.
The last time Manchester United won a Premier League title was under Sir Alex Ferguson in 2013. Since then, all efforts to replicate the feat have proven futile. Here are eight players who joined United with hopes of winning the league, but their old clubs have gone to win league titles instead:
Football players earn a lot of money on a weekly basis. The likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Juan Mata have made so much money over the past ten years. Some football players use their money to buy luxury cars and build fancy houses. However, we have some football players who donate money to charity.
Some Manchester United players are no longer performing well and they should not remain in the club beyond the January transfer window because they are not helping the team in any way. Manchester United should offload those players who are not performing well when the January transfer window opens.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer cannot escape calls for his removal, even when his Manchester United players look to be having a good time in training. The Red Devils appeared to be in good spirits as they arrived to United's Carrington training facilities for a day practice. Donny van de Beek, an out-of-favor midfielder who was overlooked by Netherlands manager Louis van Gaal due to a lack of playing time at club level, was one of those players.
In football, red cards are unavoidable, but they might happen far sooner than anyone anticipates. Take a look at the Premier League's fastest ever red cards. 5. Liverpool against Manchester United in 2015, Steven Gerrard (38 seconds Gerrard's red card at Anfield in 2015 against bitter rivals Manchester United wins him a spot on the list of fastest red cards.
Chelsea and Manchester United have shared great players in the past, both teams don't have a problem with any of their players moving to the opposite side because they don't consider each other as rivals. Though some fans seem to be uncomfortable whenever one of their players moves to strong opposition in the Premier League but have to deal with it as football is all about winning trophies and making good profits with sales.