Ole Gunnar Solskjaer must stop the leak to challenge for the title,
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer referenced the staff’s lack of medical edge vs Leicester Metropolis as a possible cause for the draw however it’s simple to argue it’s the issues on the different finish of the subject that wants fixing.
Marcus Rashford pissed off followers together with his efficiency regardless of netting the opener as he was responsible of lacking a minimum of two different good alternatives.
Had the younger Englishman scored all his possibilities then United would’ve cruised previous Leicester and he would’ve had his hat-trick.
Nonetheless, most supporters have been extra involved with the frailty of their defence as the Foxes’ targets weren’t notably good and will’ve been averted.
The two-2 draw was a consequence many accepted however weren’t happy with given the context of the sport and the way the Pink Devils may have received.
In the present day was the seventh time this season in the Premier League that Man United have conceded a minimum of 2 targets in a sport, regardless of the undeniable fact that we’ve solely performed 14 occasions. Desperately want of a brand new CB.
— Ryan. 🔴 (@Vintage_Utd) December 26, 2020
Not solely does the statistic above give good trigger for concern however Manchester United have additionally conceded 23 targets in 14 matches in the league which isn’t sustainable title-challenging type.
As compared, Jose Mourinho’s Tottenham Hotspur have conceded simply 14 and given how Solskjaer has his gamers firing in the second-most targets in the league, it’s clear the defence is the downside.
In equity to United, six of these 23 targets conceded got here in a freak consequence for the Portuguese tactician’s facet and maybe isn’t reflective of the remainder of the season.
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