David de Gea

Player Rating: Manchester United 1-1 Leicester City

Manchester United share the points with Leicester City and could be considered fortunate to as the visitors had a goal disallowed by VAR. United were toothless for most of the 90 minutes as no recognised striker was on the pitch with Cristiano Ronaldo being ill and Edinson Cavani being injured. This resulted in a poor …

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Ruben Neves highlights how easy it is to take advantage of Manchester United’s set-piece defence

Ruben Neves is a player who has been linked to Manchester United on several occasions. He is a mastermind with the ball, pulling off often mesmorising passes, and his goals reel for Woverhampton Wanderers is something to marvel at. When United faced Wolves for the first time under Ralf Rangnick, it accumulated in the German’s …

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Manchester United problem was highlighted against Brighton

It was a much-needed victory at Old Trafford on Tuesday evening. Manchester United‘s results had been disheartening and three points to propel them back into the top four was vital. However, despite the 2-0 victory against Graham Potter‘s Brighton, there was an issue which stood out throughout the match. The first half saw the visitors …

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Three Manchester United players that could struggle under Ralf Rangnick

It feels like it has been an age since news broke out that Ralf Rangnick is going to take over at Manchester United on an interim basis. A few days ago I wrote an article looking at three players that could thrive under the German’s leadership. This article will look at the flip side, and …

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Player Ratings: Manchester United 4 – 1 Newcastle

All eyes were on Manchester United today, with the ever-awaited homecoming for the one and only Cristiano Ronaldo. The team did not let the occasion get to them and made sure they did what was expected from them, by putting in a superb performance. Whilst United did struggle to break through Newcastle’s persistent low block …

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Tactical Analysis: Henderson vs De Gea – A Battle of Numbers and Mentality

With two goalkeepers desperate to be first choice, Ole Gunnar Solskjær has a critical decision to make as the new Premier League season approaches. Selecting between his £350,000-a-week biggest earner, and a promising young English goalkeeper who firmly believes he deserves to be first choice. Yet this dilemma is not just one of ability, form …

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