As Manchester United look to consolidate their position among the top 4, manager Louis Van Gaal still has a lot of questions to answer. The Premier League season is still in its infancy, the Champions League has just begun, while the start of the other 2 cup competitions is on the horizon. But despite all the activity over the last two seasons, Manchester United still seem far from being a complete team. Few positions are overloaded with full internationals while others are crying out for replacements. Players are being played out of position and the feeling remains that Van Gaal is trying to put square pegs in round holes. Here, TheHardTackle looks at 3 prime areas for the Dutch tactician to ponder over. Shaw injury will unsettle the defence Many expected United to struggle defensively this season and the fact that they have not has been due to the rise of Chris Smalling and the return of Luke Shaw to […]
Manchester United handed teenager Anthony Martial his first start at the club since his move from Monaco. The striker showed no sign of pressure from his 36m GBP price tag as he turned in a superb performance.
Manchester United have included youngsters Andreas Pereira and James Wilson in the squad to face PSV Eindhoven ahead of their return to Champions League. New signing Anthony Martial may get his first start as Wayne Rooney is ruled out of the tie.
Daley Blind, Ander Herrera and record signing Anthony Martial all scored for Manchester United as the Red Devils beat Liverpool FC at Old Trafford.
Anthony Martial scored a memorable debut goal as Manchester United beat old enemies Liverpool FC 3-1 at Old Trafford on Saturday to claim second place in the Premier League table.
Speaking ahead of the Liverpool FC game, Louis van Gaal urged the supporters to be patient, citing examples of even more experienced players like Falcao and Angel Di Maria struggling to adapt.
With the first gameweek following the closure of transfer window about to begin tomorrow, the Guardian released a video of the top 10 players who are expected to make their debut over the weekend.
Manchester United forward Anthony Martial came on for France in the final 15 minutes as they beat Serbia in a friendly in a build-up to EURO 2016 in their homeland.
ai???The great thing about the transfer window is that it is closed now,ai??? well, this is what Louis Van Gaal is most probably thinking through the international break. But how did Manchester United fare in this window? TheHardTackle offers its take on all the wheelings and dealings over the last few months and how the current squad is shaping up.
Manchester United have undergone a summer of major upheaval. Nine first teamers have been sold, two have been given loan spells, while six new faces have arrived. Despite four of their new transfers playing a successful pre-season, Manchester Untied's panic buy of Anthony Martial has garnered the most headlines. In light of such wholesale changes, there were five major talking points form United's summer spending spree.