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Man United coaches working with 24-year-old star to help develop him for a new role

Manchester United's coaches are attempting to persuade Scott McTominay to take on a more defensive position. Manchester United coaches Michael Carrick and Kieran McKenna are reportedly working with Scott McTominay on a more defensive role at the club, according to The Athletic (h/t The Metro).

  1 month ago ago
Man United coaches working with 24-year-old star to help develop him for a new role

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Man United are sticking with Solskjaer despite his poor performances and mixed outcomes.

If there were any concerns about Manchester United's attitude on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, go no further than Mike Phelan's new contract to see that the club has no plans to relieve him of his responsibilities. Both Michael Carrick and Kieran McKenna, crucial members of Solskjaer's coaching staff, are expected to be given contract extensions, indicating the board's backing for the current structure.

  1 month ago ago
Man United are sticking with Solskjaer despite his poor performances and mixed outcomes.

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Manchester United Planning For Players To Return To Training In May

Manchester United assistant coach Kieran McKenna has revealed the club are optimistic of their players returning to training in May, but have several back-up plans if the coronavirus lockdown is extended. A ball hasn’t been kicked in the Premier League since March due to the coronavirus pandemic, and the 2019/20 season was suspended indefinitely last month, just as United were starting to gain significant ground on the top four courtesy of an 11-match unbeaten run in all competitions. Manchester United ar

  1 year ago ago
Manchester United Planning For Players To Return To Training In May

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Manchester United coach reveals plans for the players when football resumes

Manchester United first team coach, Kieran McKenna has discussed the plans for the players when the Premier League resumes after the current lockdown in the United Kingdom and the rest of Europe. As it stands, it is likely that the league would resume in the first week of June but the players are unaware if they would be thrown into action as soon as possible or there would be a period of training so that tactical decisions can be discussed and fitness levels can be improved. Speaking to the members of the

  1 year ago ago
Manchester United coach reveals plans for the players when football resumes

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Manchester United considering tactical change on Premier League return

Manchester United making an allowance for tactical substitute on foremost League return Manchester United coach Kieran McKenna opened up on the consultation between the club's coaches during the interruption from leading League action. Manchester United are making an allowance for adopting new tactical approaches as soon as they send to action, according to coach Kieran McKenna. The UK lockdown was freshly absolute until May 7 at the first and United assert been out of action since the 5-0 be successful aga

  1 year ago ago
Manchester United considering tactical change on Premier League return

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Manchester United hope to return to training in May

Manchester United are optimistic of returning to training next month but have several contingency plans if the countrywide lockdown is extended, according to assistant coach Kieran McKenna. The coronavirus pandemic led to the indefinite suspension of the Premier League last month, just as United were starting to gain significant ground on the top four courtesy of an 11-match unbeaten run in all competitions. Each United player has individual and group plans to adhere to during the lockdown, which will be ne

  1 year ago ago
Manchester United hope to return to training in May

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Manchester United News and Updates

McTominay: "The whole club is behind him Solskjær. We believe in every word he says, and it's not just him. We trust every word from Mike Phelan, Kieran McKenna, Michael Carrick, the entire support staff." tv2 Lindelöf: "We didn’t have the time to get to the level we wanted due to a shorter than usual pre-season. But I think after this international break, a lot of people will be back and we’ll be ready to perform to the level we want." Manchester United have added Sevilla's Jules Koundé to a list of

  1 year ago ago
Manchester United News and Updates

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Man Utd coach admits new signings are required to get Red Devils back where they belong

Kieran McKenna believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side are heading in the right direction, but concedes that reinforcements are also needed Manchester United coach Kieran McKenna admits that more business is going to be required in the transfer market if the Red Devils are to get back to where they believe they belong. A rather humbling fall from grace has been endured at Old Trafford since Sir Alex Ferguson headed into retirement back in 2013. David Moyes, Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho have come and gon

  1 year ago ago
Man Utd coach admits new signings are required to get Red Devils back where they belong

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Man Utd reaping the rewards of two brilliant Jose Mourinho decisions

Manchester United coaches Michael Carrick and Kieran McKenna are two of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's most trusted lieutenants and have proven Jose Mourinho's faith in them to have been well-placed Jose Mourinho 's two-and-a-half season stint in charge of Manchester United was a manic roller-coaster ride. The Portuguese tactician spent big in the transfer market, won the League Cup and Europa League and finished second in the Premier League before he was sacked in 2018 with the club languishing 19 points

  1 year ago ago
Man Utd reaping the rewards of two brilliant Jose Mourinho decisions

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Manchester United hint at plan to return to training

Manchester United hint at plan to return to training Man Utd's players have been given personalised plans to follow while they're at home but the club is hopeful of a return to training in May. Manchester United coach Kieran McKenna has said the club is working towards returning to some form of training shortly after the end of the current lockdown period. Lockdown came into effect in the UK on March 23 and will be in place until May 7 at the earliest after the foreign secretary Dominic Raab announced a thr

  1 year ago ago
Manchester United hint at plan to return to training

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Mckenna exclusive: why Spain was so important

Manchester United assistant coach Kieran McKenna has provided a fascinating insight into the meticulous planning and attention to detail that underpinned the squad’s successful warm-weather training camp in Spain, explaining exactly why the trip was so beneficial. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s squad returned from the Marbella Football Centre late on Friday afternoon after enjoying a week of galvanising, morale-boosting, sweat-inducing sessions on the continent.  In this exclusive interview with McKenna, condu

  1 year ago ago
Mckenna exclusive: why Spain was so important