A good number of football pundits are currently of the opinion that Ole Gunnar Solskjær might be under fire at Manchester United owing to the poor performance of his team in recent games. In all honesty, Ole needs to reshuffle his first team by substituting players like Harry Maguire and Fred with better players to improve his midfield and defensive lineup which is key to improving the performance of his team.
The arrival of Raphael Varane at Old Trafford has added strength to the United defense and he made his debut with an assist. His partnership with Harry Maguire has yielded fruit at the back for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer but now, both players are out injured and Lindelof would have to be paired with Bailly at centre back
Manchester United has been in rotten form for the past one month and one would have to go back to the opening day 5-1 win against Leeds United to find a match Manchester United won convincingly. The ship had been threatening to wreck for a while now but everything came crashing as Manchester United lost their first away game in the English Premier League in 29 matches against Leicester City.
The English Premier League is known to be one of the world's most competitive domestic football leagues and is home to some of the best clubs in Europe. During the weekend lot of exciting fixtures were played by clubs in the English top-flight domestic football league. In this article, I'll be doing a ranking of the top five best defenders in the league, based on the contributions they made in the EPL game week-8 fixtures played by their clubs.
Manchester United will face Liverpool on Sunday in an attempt to resurrect their Premier League campaign. They may be without five crucial players for the match against the Reds at Old Trafford. Here are 5 Manchester United players that could miss the match against Liverpool: 1. Raphael Varane
Manchester United were able to salvage a win in yesterday's match against Atalanta football club after they conceded two early goals. The performance of the team was not very convincing. Some players had a very poor game and they should be removed from the starting lineup of the club because they also performed poorly in other matches.
Yesterday, Liverpool ran riot on Manchester united with an assault of goals that went completely unreplied. A careful analysis of Manchester United's performance yesterday and in their previous games would clearly show that the defensive lineup was porous and is in dire need of reshuffling to get better results in their next games.
Manchester United has been struggling with some player positions for some weeks now. But I think a couple of changes in some players' positions could improve the team's overall performance. Here are two players whose positional change could help the team. 1. Victor Lindelof as a defensive midfielder: the Swedish International plays as a centre back for the team.
In another hectic Champions League night at Old Trafford, Manchester United staged a stunning comeback to defeat Atalanta. Cristiano Ronaldo scored the game-winning goal for United. On the night, the Portuguese was one of United's finest players, but his performance was far from flawless.
Man United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is under increasing pressure ahead of a crucial Champions League match against Atalanta at Old Trafford this week. The Red Devils' winless streak in the Premier League now stands at three games, and they needed a stoppage time winner from Cristiano Ronaldo against Villarreal last month to escape a catastrophic start to their Champions League group stage campaign.
While the player he replaced, Jadon Sancho, continues to struggle, Marcus Rashford came off the bench to highlight his value to this Manchester United team. The Englishman made an immediate impact at the King Power Stadium after scoring two goals in a friendly against Blackburn Rovers during the international break.
Manchester United announced that their summer signing, Raphaël Varane would not be available for a ‘few weeks' after he got injured in France's UEFA Nations League final match against Spain on Sunday. The club made the announcement after Raphaël Varane had flown in to be accessed on Tuesday.
Manchester United's preparations for the weekend's game against Leicester City are gathering pace. The return of Paul Pogba and Eric Bailly, who were spotted training at Carrington on Wednesday, provided the Red Devils with a boost. Jesse Lingard, according to the club's website, has also returned.
Apparently, Manchester United have confirmed that Raphael Varane will be out for a few weeks, as he sustained an injury during the international break against Spain in the UEFA Nations League finals. More so, Harry Maguire is still out of the squad due to a calf injury, which means the Red Devils will be without their two standard centre-backs for a while in all competitions.
Manchester United have been left reeling after discovering that Raphael Varane will be out for 'a few weeks' due to a groin injury. Varane was replaced 42 minutes into Sunday's UEFA Nations League Final. The bad news was verified after returning to Manchester and undergoing a scan.
Leicester City hosted Manchester United for their 8th match fixture and visitors conceded four goals in the match. Some fans of the club blamed United's 28-year-old English defender for his performance in the match, with a notion that he played roles in the goals his club conceded from their hosts.
The red devils will have to be at their very best to beat Liverpool despite missing a number of key players from their starting XI. Manchester United and Liverpool will both be gunning for all three points when they lock horns at Old Trafford on Sunday evening. However, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side can certainly not afford to drop any more points in the Premier League - especially to their hated, local rivals.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be looking to shuffle his team and make a good formation when Man United take on Leicester City on Saturday. The visitors who will be without some key players may need to be more clinical and tactical to defeat Leicester City. However, United can rely on their bench players to come up with a great performance in this match.
Manchester United who has been on poor form in recent weeks, will be locking horns with Leicester City at the King Powell stadium this weekend following a successful international break, and as such, alot of actions are expected to be displayed. Manchester United failed to defeat Leicester City last season in the premier league competition last season, and as such, they will be looking forward to securing their first league victory over Leicester City in two seasons.
The Premier League is back after the international break and Man U will be playing against Leicester City on Saturday by 3:00 pm. The Reds will be without Maguire and Varane in the center-back position as they are both out on injury. According to records, Man U rarely pairs Lindelof and Bailey at the center back position since they both signed for the club.