Manchester United are a side with rich traditions and history when it comes to giving youth a chance, and it’s something that both Sir Matt Busby and Sir Alex Ferguson thrived upon. This season has been different in that regard, but Jose has turned to youth every now and then.
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Manchester United’s attentions turn to the FA Cup for the first time this season, as the Red Devils will look to defend their crown in a campaign they’ll start against Reading. The Championship side is coached by former United hero Jaap Stam in a fixture that will not be easy.
Manchester United Football Club made some monumental signings over the summer, with Jose Mourinho investing heavily in the playing squad. Now the January transfer window is fast approaching, and behind the scenes, the club will be planning some more business if they deem it possible.
Manchester United Football Club seem to be clicking into gear rather nicely at the moment, with Jose Mourinho’s men playing some lovely stuff. At times, the results haven’t really been ideal, but you can see exactly where the self-proclaimed Special One wants to take us.
Manchester United finally put in a performance that we all know has been coming. Jose Mourinho’s men stuck four past a Feyenoord side who beat us on their home turf just a couple of months ago, and revenge was certainly sweet, but there was one thing that was even sweeter.
Everything was virtually in place to make Manchester United title contenders again after missing out in being in that category in the last three or four seasons. From the signing of a world class coach to the capture of one of the fearful strikers in the world to a world-record fee signing of talent, their squad was looking brilliant.
It is not new that the arrival of a personality be it coach or player or even the change in club owners could increase the chances of a team winning trophies. And the same can be said of Manchester United. The re-signing of Paul Pogba from Italian side Juventus in a world-record fee of £89million pounds made United a serious title contender.
Manchester United’s performance levels have been pretty good recently, despite the fact that we’ve dropped far too many points both at home and on the road. Results are what matters most, and it’s up to Jose to turn things around – and quickly.
Manchester United and Liverpool played out a rather dull 0-0 draw on Monday evening, in a game where it was evident that Jose Mourinho would be more than happy to get back down the M62 with a point. That’s exactly what the Red Devils got, but it could’ve been so much better if a few players performed anywhere close to their capabilities.
After two underwhelming seasons under Louis van Gaal, Manchester United were faced with a real dilemma this summer over how to get the club back to the glory days.