2016/17 Player Ratings: Manchester United 4-1 Fenerbahce

David de Gea – Couldn’t do anything about Van Persie’s late consolation goal. Putting that to one side he didn’t really have an awful lot to do. 6/10

Matteo Darmian – 

Chris Smalling – Jose took the decision to sub him at half-time to keep him fresh for the Chelsea game. Didn’t have much to do during the first 45. 6/10

Eric Bailly – An absolute tank, and put in another quality display alongside Chris Smalling today. 6/10

Luke Shaw – Looked a bit rusty which is understandable. Did well, though. 6/10

Michael Carrick – So underrated. He protected the back four brilliantly and some of the passes he played were truly out of this world. 7/10

Paul Pogba – The Frenchman controlled the game, and kicked things off by scoring a penalty. He then backed that up with a super strike before half-time. Man of the Match. 8/10

Jesse Lingard – Scored a top strike with his right foot. Looked threatening throughout. Also grabbed an excellent assist for Pogba’s second. 7/10

Juan Mata – So good in that number ten role. His ability to bring teammates into the game is fantastic, and his eye for a pass is world class. 7/10

Anthony Martial – Nice to see him back involved. Took his penalty brilliantly. 6/10

Wayne Rooney – Looked much better all-round. His hold-up play was great, as was his passing. However, that lack of pace really kills United’s attacks at times. 6/10


Marcos Rojo – Got 45 minutes at centre-back, and didn’t do too badly.

Memphis Depay – Looked lively and a real threat down that left-hand side. I hope Jose Mourinho finds a place for him in the side going forward.

Tim Fosu-Mensah – Got on the pitch fresh off the back of signing his new deal. Not enough time to mark.

Follow Old Trafford Faithful on Twitter for more Manchester United news.

About Jordan Street 19163 Articles
Mancunian. Red through and through. Season Ticket holder block E332.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.