Two people in the Manchester United dressing room have a lot of influence, especially when it comes to songs played before and after matches.
Louis van Gaal insisted that Manchester United played well against Tottenham Hotspur before the first goal, even though the Red Devils could muster just one shot on target in their 3-0 defeat at White Hart Lane.
Captain Wayne Rooney is back in training for Manchester United ahead of their crunch tie against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane.
The Red Devils have lost their big name German midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger for the rest of the season with a knee injury. However, things are looking up on the injuries front with a number of players set to return.
Although the duo of Ashley Young and Cameron Borthwick-Jackson have returned to training, they are unlikely to be fit enough to start against Liverpool. The same goes for Bastian Schweinsteiger, even though the German made his comeback against West Ham in the FA Cup.
The weekend defeat at the hands of Southampton has not done Manchester United any good, and the club seems to be in complete disarray with two of its stars reportedly unhappy with things.
Former Manchester United midfielder Roy Keane has never been one to shy away from expressing his opinion, slamming Ashley Young on this occasion for the Englishman's dive against CSKA Moscow in the Champions League on Tuesday
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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 his Southampton self. […]
Manchester United prepare to face PSV Eindhoven in their opening Champions League group stage clash without captain and forward Wayne Rooney. Having played Felliani up-front at the weekend against Liverpool FC, Ashley Young has offered to play as the forward if Louis van Gaal is willing to put him in there.