EPL Matchday 29

roo2macca

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Eh... If you call that improvement so be it. A few lucky results like last year's honeymoon doesn't paper over the cracks of a terrible managee
How were they lucky? Ole has a plan and it worked. Their defence has improved too, Maguire has started to put it together after an ordinary first half to the season and AWB is class. Their recent 3-0 over Watford suggests they can get it done against average-shit teams too. They've still got some work to do but Ole isn't doing that badly, especially considering many had them finishing around 6th.
 

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Bojan KantKick

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Eh... If you call that improvement so be it. A few lucky results like last year's honeymoon doesn't paper over the cracks of a terrible managee
Hopefully we can keep it up for the rest of the season. I'd take a 70% win ratio with the rest being draws. Without doing the maths that would probably have us in 2nd if we were able to do it over a whole season.
 

Bojan KantKick

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How were they lucky? Ole has a plan and it worked. Their defence has improved too, Maguire has started to put it together after an ordinary first half to the season and AWB is class. Their recent 3-0 over Watford suggests they can get it done against average-shit teams too. They've still got some work to do but Ole isn't doing that badly, especially considering many had them finishing around 6th.
Definitely still have work to do in terms of beating the lower half teams and being more clinical. Good post.
 

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How were they lucky? Ole has a plan and it worked. Their defence has improved too, Maguire has started to put it together after an ordinary first half to the season and AWB is class. Their recent 3-0 over Watford suggests they can get it done against average-shit teams too. They've still got some work to do but Ole isn't doing that badly, especially considering many had them finishing around 6th.
How about that game against Burnley
 

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Do United fans enjoy the style Ole plays or are you just happy to be winning again?
You spend enough money anyone could manage United to wins. Very negative manager who says some of dumbest comments I've heard from a manager.

Still think we should sack him and replace with Poch.
 

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That was back in January. They haven't lost since then and look to be turning it around, Fernandes has played a huge role in that but their defence has also tidied up, especially Maguire.
But they still lost comfortably to them and looked bog average in many games since, including the Bruges game away and Everton away.
 

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Who do you think won the ball back from the oppo and gave the ball to arteta in good positions. That's like saying Barkley is better than Kante lol
Lee Carsley. Neville played left back for us until Baines came along. By then Arteta was our best player and Baines was second best. Plus we had Super Tim Cahill.

Our player of the season in Neville's first season was Arteta (also PPotY), and the second.
 

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City have lost more league games currently than Arsenal this season. Now that’s a random stat that I’d say very few would’ve believed possible if you were to tell them that last season.
 

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Tbh haven't been impressed by Bruno. Runs out of steam in 45 mins. Also gives the ball away easy. Can do the magical at times, but you can see why he wasn't a star in any other league than the Portuguese league. It's a pretty standard media beat up of a new United player. They do it with all big teams and ignore the mistakes.
 

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You spend enough money anyone could manage United to wins. Very negative manager who says some of dumbest comments I've heard from a manager.

Still think we should sack him and replace with Poch.
Things like it's a young team? Average age of 25. City had an average of 26.
 

roo2macca

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United fans up and about is hilarious.

Only Pants with any reality.
They've just done the double over their cross-town rivals, they're understandably pretty cheery. I don't think anyone's claimed that United are all of a sudden world-beaters either but they're gradually showing signs of improvement. No one has said Ole is the next SAF either, just not completely incompetent as many say he is.
 

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They've just done the double over their cross-town rivals, they're understandably pretty cheery. I don't think anyone's claimed that United are all of a sudden world-beaters either but they're gradually showing signs of improvement. No one has said Ole is the next SAF either, just not completely incompetent as many say he is.
Just let Jod believe what he wants to believe.
 

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People will accuse me of trolling and that’s fine, but it’s pretty evident United are now rising rapidly. Next season may be too soon for them though admittedly, but much of that depends on the upcoming window. The other question is have liverpool already peaked? The hunger and desire will lessen now and they themselves may need a few faces to keep that hunger burning. Liverpool returning to the summit of English football is the best thing that could have happened to United in a way. It’s going to reenergise that club. Can only see another United era coming up
 

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