Morning, United followers
Erik ten Hag desires ‘100% management’ over transfers – and you may see why after yesterday’s 1-0 defeat at Everton.
Anthony Gordon’s deflected drive on 27 minutes left United seventh, three factors off the highest 4, after one other sub-standard show.
It comes amid claims Ten Hag would demand overseeing the Red Devils’ general switch coverage, in addition to particular person ins-and-outs.
The Ajax chief final night time refused to debate ‘rumours’ of him turning into everlasting Old Trafford boss.
But his arrival this summer season is usually thought to be a finished deal.
And judging by yesterday’s lack of craft United would possibly want a much bigger squad overhaul than beforehand hoped.
Interim chief Ralf Rangnick mentioned: “We ought to have created extra possibilities out of that domination within the first 25 minutes.
“Then we conceded a deflected shot, a aim after a deflected shot, and after that misplaced slightly little bit of our composure and stride.
“Second half we tried to add more creativity… but didn’t always take the right decisions.”
Meanwhile, fit-again striker Cristiano Ronaldo apologised for his ‘outburst’ at a fan as he confirmed his frustration at Goodison Park.
The legend appeared to knock a supporter’s telephone away however later posted: “It’s by no means straightforward to cope with feelings in troublesome moments…
“Nevertheless, we at all times need to be respectful, affected person and set the instance for all the children who love the attractive sport.
“I would like to apologize for my outburst and, if possible, I would like to invite this supporter to watch a game at Old Trafford as a sign of fair-play and sportsmanship.”
Finally, former Old Trafford assistant boss Rene Meulensteen claims Paul Pogba has didn’t dwell as much as expectations at United.