The Evolution of Marcus Rashford

This season, we saw Marcus Rashford take another huge leap in his development as an attacking force in the Premier League. Prior to his injury in his lower back (double stress fracture) in the middle of January, he had been tearing up the division, sitting in 3rd in the table for leading scorers, despite playingContinue reading “The Evolution of Marcus Rashford”

Moussa Dembele – Martial’s Replacement or Partner?

Recently, it has been widely reported that Manchester United have agreed a deal with French club Lyon, where Anthony Martial (in depth look at his season here) started his career at 16, for the transfer of their 23 year old striker Moussa Dembele, for a reported fee of around £62 million. With us already havingContinue reading “Moussa Dembele – Martial’s Replacement or Partner?”

Bruno Fernandes – Our Portuguese Magnifico

On the 29th January of 2020, Manchester United confirmed the signing of Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon for a fee of £47 million, with a potential £21 million in add-ons. This was a big transfer outlay for January, even in the case of a club the size of United. It was a move that wasContinue reading “Bruno Fernandes – Our Portuguese Magnifico”

Who is the Player of the Season (so far, maybe)?

As the season looks to come to an early close due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, we are not sure as to when, or even if, the season will start up again. With this in mind, we should look at some of our best individual performers over the course of our up and down season.Continue reading “Who is the Player of the Season (so far, maybe)?”

Aaron Wan-Bissaka – Becoming the right back we need?

When we signed Aaron Wan-Bissaka in July of 2019, we all knew we were getting a fantastic defensive right back, one of the best in the world at stopping the opposition. Despite this, there were many questions being asked of his offensive output, last season in 35 league appearances for Crystal Palace, he accumulated 3Continue reading “Aaron Wan-Bissaka – Becoming the right back we need?”

Manchester United 2 vs 0 Manchester City – Match Review

Three victories over Pep Guardiola and his Manchester City side since the start of December for Ole. Who thought that would have happened, even only a few months ago. With a very resilient defensive performance, and some quick, instinctive thinking from some players, United managed to run out as relatively comfortable victors in this match-up.Continue reading “Manchester United 2 vs 0 Manchester City – Match Review”

Manchester United 3 vs 0 Watford – Match Review

A masterful display from United number 18 Bruno Fernandes propelled the club to a convincing 3-0 win over the Hornets on Sunday afternoon. Our new Portuguese magnifico pulled all the strings and had a hand in all 3 goals, one expertly taken by himself. After a very shaky first 15 minutes, which included a multitudeContinue reading “Manchester United 3 vs 0 Watford – Match Review”

Manchester United vs Watford Preview 23rd February 2020

In the aftermath of United’s 1-1 draw with Club Brugge, it looks like Ole has decided on some changes already, well before kick off. Jesse Lingard and Andreas Pereira both seem to have been left out of the matchday squads with no sign of injuries. This could be a result of both of the playersContinue reading “Manchester United vs Watford Preview 23rd February 2020”

Club Brugge 1 vs 1 Manchester United – Match Review

Not the most convincing of performances, especially in the first half, but it is not all doom and gloom. Though there were some under par performances from some of the players, others played well enough to carry the team through to the second leg. Throughout the game, United had 59.6% possession yet struggled to turnContinue reading “Club Brugge 1 vs 1 Manchester United – Match Review”

Chelsea 0 vs 2 Manchester United – Match Review

Two headers were enough to seal the deal for United in a controversial match, one excellently glanced into the bottom left corner (from a sumptious cross by right wing back Aaron Wan-Bissaka) by under scrutiny striker Anthony Martial, and the second goal being powered home by skipper Harry Maguire, being his long awaited first leagueContinue reading “Chelsea 0 vs 2 Manchester United – Match Review”