News

The rumbles already at Manchester United

The blamage of Manchester United on the field of Brighton & Hove Albion reverberates at Old Trafford. The board confirms confidence in manager Jose Mourinho.

José Mourinho © Belga Image

Romelu Lukaku was in a 2-0 deficit after half an hour still on a corner for Manchester United, but the calf turned out to have drowned. Two penalties, one for the home team and the visitors made it a 3-2 final. As a result, the Red Devils already after two days (3 on 6) competitors Manchester City, Tottenham and Chelsea (6 on 6) let it go.

(No) critical

Manager José Mourinho refused to after the game for the cameras to analyze where his team had failed, because he finds he is too much put to the sword by the media if he does that.

“If I comment on my players than don’t you take it, so ask me then just not to do that,” he said, according to The Guardian. “I will with pleasure the performance of my players to analyze as they very well were. If I can not do that, force me not to.’

Then, however, criticism to give, without, however, the players envision. “If I were in your place, then I think that this game me a lot of substance to write about.’ And also: “We have unbelievable mistakes at crucial moments. Who have given us the das to done”.

Captain Paul Pogba took over at Sky Sports, not a leaf for the mouth. “We didn’t play like we wanted to beat. They were much more eager and that was on the field. I save mea culpa. My attitude was not good enough. This is clearly a lesson for us’.

On the rocker?

Mourinho is not under the chairs or benches that he feels that the club are not strengthened this summer to compete for the title. The club reinforced itself among others with the Brazilian Fred of Shakhtar Donetsk, Diogo Dalot of FC Porto and Lee Grant of Stoke City, while Daily Blind returned to his old club Ajax.

In the meantime, it seems increasingly warmer to be under the feet of Mourinho. According to former footballer and analyst, Jermaine Jenas, ex-Tottenham, Manchester United, his visor already on Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino and the Argentine is itself a transition affectionate.

The Guardian reports that the board of directors Monday, the trust Mourinho has confirmed. If that is really a good sign, there is still the question.

On Monday next week, come precisely at Tottenham and Pochettino on a visit and there will be absolutely must be won.

Unfortunate timing

Even players who Sunday no share in the defeat, do not escape the criticism. The tabloid The Mirror is reporting that Alexis Sanchez full coat got after it Monday on Twitter a series of photos and a video shared of a photo shoot for his clothing line.

Sanchez is injured and couldn’t play against Brighton, but obviously it was the timing of his tweets is not appreciated by some fans. The tweets have now been removed, according to The Mirror.

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.

Most popular