Will The Absence of 2 Key Players Be A Blessing To Manchester United In Their EPL Clash With Leicester?
Lately, Manchester United coach, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has had negative reactions from fans who have in recent times run out of patience with the Norwegian tactician, they called for his sack due to the current poor results of his Manchester United team, currently, the team lies in 4th position, with 2 points separating them from Chelsea who is in 1st position, Manchester United fans believe the club deserves to be in the first position in the English Premier League considering the caliber of players the club has.
Manchester United coach, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Manchester United fans believe that a team that has the likes of Paul Pogba, Bruno Fernandes, Raphael Varane, Edison Cavani, Marcus Rashford, and Cristiano Ronaldo should not lose to teams like Young Boys in the UEFA Champions League, West Ham in the Carabao Cup, Aston Villa in the EPL or Even draw with a depleted Everton side in their last EPL game.
Cavani, Bruno, and Ronaldo
Bruno, Pogba, and Rashford
Why Fans Are Happy Solskjaer’s Key Player Will Be Absent For Their Next EPL Game?
Asides from Manchester United fans blaming Solskjaer for the team’s current poor form, many others have also singled out Fred as the villain in the United team, many fans believe he should not play for Manchester United because of his recent poor form in midfield, he has consistently lost possession in midfield for Manchester United, and in recent times has been poor with his defensive midfield duties, fans also blame him for the goal Manchester United conceded to Everton in their last EPL game, which ended in a draw, Fred could have fouled Everton player, Gray to prevent him from passing to Townsend who eventually scored Everton’s equalizer.
Contrary to fans opinion Fred seems to be Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first-choice candidate for the defensive midfield role, probably because of how he charges at opponents to try and disposes them of the ball in midfield, Solskjaer always prefers to play Fred ahead on Donny Van De Beek or Matic, many have wondered what he sees in the player who constantly commits errors that have been detrimental to Manchester United.
Van De Beek and Matic
Fred and Edison Cavani will not be available for team selection in Manchester United’s English Premier League clash against Leicester on October the 16th because both players have traveled to Brazil and Uruguay for International duties, they will have to quarantine once they return to England so they will automatically be unavailable for the Leicester game. Manchester United fans have taken to social media to rejoice at the fact that Fred will be unavailable for their game against the Foxes because of his recent poor form, and his role in the Everton equalizer that cost Manchester United the opportunity to secure three points at Old Trafford. Fans believe Fres is not needed in Manchester United’s EPL clash with Leicester City, and the team will do better with either Matic or Van De Beek on the defensive midfield position against the foxes.
Cavani and Fred
Former Manchester United Player, Owen Hargreaves
Former Manchester United player, Owen Hargreaves has also expressed his disgust at Fred’s poor attitude in the game against Everton, he was quoted saying if Fred committed this same error in the time Sir Alex Ferguson was the manager at Manchester United, he would have benched Fred for one month, the reason being it was obvious Fred ought to have committed a foul to stop Gray, that is supposed to be Fred’s job, to do the dirty job in midfield.