Manchester United overcame a resilient Norwich City side 1-0 this afternoon, thanks to an cooly taken goal from Juan Mata. Before the game, Anthony Martial pulled up in the warm-up and was ruled out of the match, and that left Paul Scholes unhappy with Van Gaal.
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Manchester United have looked way off the pace at times this season, with Louis van Gaal’s side playing a dull brand of football, particularly at home. Paul Scholes has been highly critical of that, and in the press today he had his say on who he’d like United to sign.
Manchester United have been forced into playing plenty of youngsters this term, which has led to the emergence of several young talents impressing at the highest stage. One of which is Guillermo Varela, who has been a reserve regular for the last few years.
Manchester United looked gutless in their 2-0 defeat to Liverpool last night, and after the game former player turned pundit Paul Scholes was obviously unhappy. The finer prince was damning in everything he said towards United, and wasn’t happy with their lack of fight.
Manchester United were hammered by Liverpool last night, despite only getting beat 2-0. After the game both Paul Scholes and Rio Ferdinand were damning towards the poor performances of the players and Louis van Gaal, and rightly so too.
Earlier on in the week Paul Scholes was damning in his criticism of Louis van Gaal’s Manchester United side, but tonight the ginger prince was much more complimentary. However he was then asked whether United can win the league, and it was a resounding no from the former United midfielder.
Manchester United somehow secured safe passage through to the fourth round of the FA Cup, with a late penalty against Sheffield United getting the club into the next round. Former United midfielder has launched another scathing attack on Louis van Gaal, and it doesn’t make for pretty reading.
Manchester United Football Club broke the bank to sign Anthony Martial on transfer deadline day, with the Frenchman costing a huge £38million. Paul Scholes who is now a pundit, was full of praise for the young man – and its great to see just how well he is backed by legends.
Manchester United slumped to a 0-0 draw at home to PSV Eindhoven last night, with Louis van Gaal’s side now struggling in terms of qualification. A win here was a must, but unfortunately the team weren’t anywhere near good enough on the night to secure all three points.
Manchester United play host to PSV Eindhoven tomorrow, and ahead of the game Paul Scholes has made yet another bizarre comment. This time Bastian Schweinsteiger is in the firing line, with the ginger prince ‘expecting more’ from the World Cup winner.
“You expect more from Schweinsteiger, a player who’s won the World Cup and the Champions League.” Paul Scholes said.
It seems as though the Manchester United legend has turned his attentions off of the manager and now onto the players. I’m not quite sure what else he expects from Schweinsteiger, because the German has been different class since his arrival at Old Trafford.
He links the play up wonderfully, gets teammates involved regularly and always has that keen eye for a pass. Manchester United have lacked any real presence in the middle of the park over recent years, but the German maestro certainly brings some of that back.