Category Archives: Match Review

Michael Carrick brings out the best of Manchester United – Swansea vs Manchester United Review

After a disappointedly dull performance on Thursday night, Mourinho made plenty of changes to the team, and despite some surprising inclusions in the starting eleven, there was a huge improvement in the performance levels.

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Time to drop Zlatan and add some much needed pace – Fenerbahce vs Manchester United Review

Another game and yet another disappointing result, but this time not due to questionable refereeing decisions or being unbelievable unlucky, but the lack of effort from the players put into the actual performance.

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Why did it go so wrong? – Chelsea vs Manchester United Review

Mourinho’s return to Stamford Bridge didn’t end well as the third game in the same week proved to be too much. His team selection and tactics were once again questioned, with fans and pundits alike disapproving of the defensive approach. It can … Continue reading

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What makes Manchester United tick? – Manchester United vs Fenerbahce Review

The tough run of fixtures continues with another good result against Fenerbahce. Some players went out with a point to prove and Mourinho should now definitely have a much better idea as to what makes this Manchester United team click.

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Mourinho came with a game-plan but could United have won with a different eleven? – Liverpool vs Manchester United Review

The hotly anticipated grudge match at Anfield ended in a disappointing goalless draw, as neither side had many attempts on goal. Jose Mourinho used his highly criticised defensive tactics against an in form Liverpool side to prevent them from scoring … Continue reading

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Why Wayne Rooney’s exclusion made such a huge difference – Manchester United vs Leicester Review

It took a bit of time, but Jose Mourinho finally got the result and performance to make other fans sit up and take notice of Manchester United. With the absence of Wayne Rooney, the team really stepped up and gave … Continue reading

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Why Players need to learn from Rashford and Herrera

After a poor run of form, a game against league 1 side Northampton put the team back onto winning terms and gave Mourinho a few things to consider.

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Why did Manchester United sign him? – Feyenoord vs Manchester United Review

Mourinho’s first European game in charge of Manchester United did not go to plan as it was more reminiscent of a game under Van Gaal than a Manchester United team making a statement after a derby loss.

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Time to start Rashford! – Manchester United vs Manchester City Review

The highly anticipated Manchester derby didn’t go to plan for Jose Mourinho as a very shaky first half all but sealed the victory for City. There were definitely some positives though, as the second half showed a big increase in … Continue reading

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Mourinho bringing back the club traditions Moyes and Van Gaal abandoned – Hull City vs Manchester United Review

Manchester United have enjoyed the best start to the Premier League in 5 years as young starlet Marcus Rashford found the net in the dying minutes of the game.

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