It’s abundantly clear that Erik ten Hag is underneath the severest strain at Man United simply now.
The Dutchman seems to be making an attempt his degree finest to revive self-discipline and order throughout the first-team dynamic at Previous Trafford, nevertheless, outcomes are conspiring towards him.
With Sir Jim Ratcliffe apparently days away from with the ability to announce his partial takeover of the membership, United’s outcomes over the subsequent 10 days or so have to point out a big enchancment or else it could possibly be curtains for the supervisor.
Three dwelling video games in a row – Chelsea, Bournemouth and Bayern Munich – will inform us a lot, with a date with Liverpool at Anfield on December 17 probably being the one that’s period defining for ten Hag.
He’ll definitely not need something near a repeat of the 7-0 drubbing on United’s final go to.
Ominiously, it seems that the membership have already got a possible alternative in thoughts, suggesting that no matter what the supervisor achieves over the subsequent few video games, his days are numbered.
In response to AS, former Wolves supervisor, Julen Lopetegui, who was controversially sacked when supervisor of the Spanish nationwide staff after being courted by Actual Madrid, is being lined up.
Lopetegui apparently turned down a whopping €18m per season to handle in Saudi Arabia and as a free agent can step proper into the breach as required.