Manchester United’s away form has been somewhat bizarrely better than our home form this season, and Mourinho will be hoping for another away victory this weekend. The game is against Sunderland, who themselves are desperate for points as they are in a relegation dogfight.
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Manchester United Football Club are known for nurturing young talent and turning them into top players. One man who came very close to doing exactly that was Adnan Januzaj, and under David Moyes, it looked as though the Belgian would become something special.
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.
The January transfer window is in full swing, and although Jose Mourinho hasn’t dipped his toes into the waters in terms of incoming players, there has been several rumours linking faces with moves out of the Old Trafford turnstiles. The latest rumour suggests two stars could leave for France.
It feels like Manchester United’s Adnan Januzaj just cannot catch a break at the moment. After bursting on the scene as a teenager, the young man has had a torrid twelve months. He found himself out of Van Gaal’s plans and was shipped out on loan to Borussia Dortmund.
Manchester United decided to loan Adnan Januzaj out to Sunderland for the season, as it seems Jose Mourinho didn’t fancy using him in the first-team during this term, as he already had plenty of options in wide areas. It gave the Belgian a chance to reunite with former boss, David Moyes.
Manchester United’s fans are always coming up with new, ingenious chants to get the crowd going – particularly away from home. It wasn’t long ago that they come up with this brilliant Zlatan Ibrahimovic number, but today, they’ve been given some strong competition by Sunderland fans.
Well, Adnan Januzaj has got his wish. The young Belgian has sealed a move away from Manchester United, albeit on a loan basis. The 21-year-old is set to link up with former boss David Moyes at the Stadium of Light for the duration of the 2016/17 campaign.
Manchester United have been somewhat of a feeder club to Sunderland in recent seasons, with the likes of John O’Shea and Wesley Brown heading off to the Stadium of Light on permanent deals. There is also thought to be a deal in place for both Paddy McNair and Donald Love to join Moyes’ new club.
Manchester United are already looking like a much-changed outfit under Jose Mourinho, with our new gaffer making serious changes to the playing squad. That overhaul looks set to continue right until the deadline, and another man who could be on the way out is Adnan Januzaj.