Lots has been made of United’s lack of transfer activity this summer, with Wilfred Zaha the only new face around the camp from last term. However it is also easy to forget that this is the same United side that ran away with the league title last season. So in this piece, we will look at what our rivals have done to try to close the gap on the Champions.
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With the Premier League kicking off this weekend United are set to start the defence of their crown away to Swansea. David Moyes has yet to add any personnel to the title winning squad, this leaves us wondering what players he is going to bring through to bolster the squad this season.
Another season gets underway on Saturday and before that we’re bringing you a betting tips preview in the hope of winning you some money! United have five trophies available to them and have already won one in the shape of the Community Shield, and our best hope of a major piece of silverware this year will come in the cup competitions.
As the Premier League season gets underway this weekend, so does the U21s league, with United’s first game coming against Liverpool on the 19th August. United won the U21s league last season in typical United fashion after coming from behind to beat Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford.
The summer without ‘proper’ football has come and gone quickly, and United kick off their Premier League campaign away at Swansea City – an early potential stumbling block. New boss David Moyes got off to a good start in the Community Shield last weekend, and will be hoping for a similar outcome on Saturday.