Manchester United Football Club, unfortunately, know all about tragedy within sport, heck, the Munich disaster was just heartbreaking. Today out in Germany, a Champions League game had to be postponed after Borussia Dortmund’s team bus were hit by an explosion, as per the BBC.
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Manchester United have been playing some very easy on the eye football recently, with Jose Mourinho’s men enjoying a nice unbeaten run in the Premier League. Currently, they sit sixth in the table but the improvement is there for all to see.
Manchester United have been playing some lovely football recently, despite the results not always going the way that Jose Mourinho would have wanted. However, as a fan you have to remain patient with the manager because we know exactly what he is capable of when things click into gear.
Manchester United still have four massive games to take part in this season, with Louis van Gaal determined to guide his side to a Champions League spot as well as securing the FA Cup. However planning for next season is already well underway.
There has always been an assumption that great players must make great coaches and managers. However, without the exceptions of Franz Beckenbauer (West Germany) and Johan Cruyff (Ajax and Barcelona), those regarded as the games greatest talents have never truly succeeded in the managerial hotseat.
After Manchester United’s less than glamourous exit from the UEFA Champions League, the team is refocusing its efforts on a Premier League title. Now that they’re free from the distraction of European soccer, winning another title should be the only thing on the team’s mind and at this point anything less would be a major disappointment. While it seems that the job of manager Louis van Gaal is safe for the time being, if he doesn’t get his team to start scoring some goals soon it won’t be long before the patience of Man Utd. supporters runs out.
Manchester United slumped to their third 0-0 defeat in a row, all whilst playing football that has the ability to put you to sleep. Louis van Gaal’s side struggled to break down a Crystal Palace team, and these following statistics sum up exactly why the game wasn’t won:
Manchester united and Liverpool have been going head-to-head on and off the pitch for plenty of years, and its a battle that we’ve been fortunate to have the better hand of in recent history. We’ve gained another little triumph, with one of the world’s best claiming he’d have picked United over Liverpool.
Manchester United have bought well in the transfer window just gone, with Louis van Gaal trying to plug many gaps that clear for all to see in the squad. However it was probably too much to do in one window.