The deeper a club's history, the more expectation there is on said club - that is usually how it pans out in football. Manchester Unitedare certainly a club with a history, arguably one of the most successful in world football, and that seems to be causing them a few problems this season.
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It's been a nightmare start at Manchester United for new boss David Moyes, but unlike some of the fans he won't be giving up any time soon. As the Scot keeps plugging away at his job the rumours keep coming, and the newest one seems to be that Brazilian playmaker Everton Ribeiro is a target and there has been a bid put in, and rejected, for his services from an unknown English club. Whether or not this is United is unclear, but what I am here to say is that David Moyes should forget about the Cruzeiro player and focus on Bundesliga ace Ilkay Gundogan.
Tom Cleverley really is a marmite man. While some slate him as a useless player who offers almost nothing into the Manchester United midfield, others see him as a young English player who is yet to hit his potential. I am leaning towards the former, however, and I would suggest that it is time that he was shipped out to make room for some real midfield talent.
Fear not United fans. Despite all the upheaval at Old Trafford in the summer, with the departure of the master Sir Alex Ferguson and the arrival of the apprentice David Moyes, Manchester United still possess the capabilities to add title number 21 to their list of Premier League accolades. True, United have not been firing on all cylinders in the league and have struggled against teams like West Bromwich Albion, Southampton, and Stoke City, but there have been signs in recent weeks that the tide is beginning to turn. The victory against league leaders Arsenal, although through a somewhat fortuitous goal, was one of the very significant Football results in the Premier League so far this season.
Manchester United face up against Real Sociedad this evening in what promises to be an exciting game, as the La Liga side sit bottom of their group table. However, there may be an ulterior motive for the United chiefs when they travel to Spain as the Metro are reporting that the Red Devils are interesting in purchasing one of their opponent's players - Antoine Griezmann.
Ahead of Manchester United's Champions League tie with La Liga side Real Sociedad this evening, here are 3 players that the Red Devils need to look out for, according to their statistics.
Wingers are the players we all turn to for excitement. They should be able to do the impossible at any time, and these five have shown that over the years.
Two Former Manchester United Stars Included In Top 5 Best Central Midfielders In Premier League History
Over the years the Premier League has witnessed some good players, some awful players and some downright amazing players. Many have thrilled us, but who have been the best?
After 10 games of the current Premier League title Manchester United sit eight in the table. Here are the club's five most creative players this season in the league, based on key passes and assists.