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    MANCHESTER UNITED legend Roy Keane slammed his former team's "hugely embarrassing" display against rivals Manchester City. United were thrashed 6-3 at the Etihad following a dominant display by City, which saw Erling Haaland and Phil Foden scoring a hat-trick apiece. 2Roy Keane slammed Manchester United's "hugely embarrassing" displayCredit: Alamy Antony's strike and Anthony Martial's brace eased the blow for the Red Devils, who were 4-0 down at half-time. However, Keane was infuriated by the display he witnessed and insists manager Erik ten Hag has a lot of problems to figure out ahead of the next games.. The star pundit, though, praised City as "one of the best teams" he's seen live. Keane told Sky Sports: "There's nothing for United to take out from this game. The players should be embarrassed. You can't go into half-time 4-0 down in a derby game. Read More on Man UtdUNITED NEWS PSV 'set' Cody Gakpo price, Goncalo Ramos targeted, Manchester derby build-up, "It's hugely embarrassing, as brilliant as City were United were desperate, particularly in midfield. They were over-ran in midfield and defensively they...
    AJAX boss Alfred Schreuder hopes to copy the achievements of pal Erik ten Hag against Liverpool tonight. Ten Hag, who quit the Amsterdam club in the summer, helped new team Manchester United to a 2-1 win over Liverpool last month. 2Erik ten Hag got one over Jurgen Klopp this season and his old Ajax assistant hopes to follow suitCredit: PA And now Schreuder, 49, who has arrived from Club Brugge, also hopes to topple Jurgen Klopp’s Reds like United. The Dutchman, Ten Hag's assistant for 18 months before joining Hoffenheim in 2019, said: “I have looked at the United match and what they did. “There are certain things they did that are applicable to us. "You have to be good with the ball against these kinds of teams. You need to have guts and courage. Courage is key. If you have that, then you have a chance." READ MORE IN FOOTBALLTEN OUT OF TEN Man Utd players in weak foot training sessions as Ten Hag sees few lefties Schreuder fears a Liverpool backlash following their 4-1 loss in Napoli. He...
    MANCHESTER UNITED forward Marcus Rashford looks "f***ing dangerous" and "reborn" under Erik ten Hag, according to Arsenal legend Ian Wright. Rashford, 24, has struggled for the best part of two years at Old Trafford. 2The Man Utd forward has been ruthless in front of goal in recent weeksCredit: EPA 2Wright is thrilled to see Rashford back to his bestCredit: PA But in recent weeks he has turned his fortunes around significantly during Man Utd's four successive wins. He bagged a goal against Liverpool and provided an assist in the win over Leicester. Then in the 3-1 win over Arsenal last weekend, Rashford netted twice and also assisted Antony's debut goal in a thoroughly impressive display. And Wright feels the Englishman - who has not played for his country since the final of Euro 2020 - is in an "unstoppable" vein of form. READ MORE ON MAN UTDMan Utd news Ian Wright praises Rashford, Carragher's BRUTAL Bailly verdict Speaking on the Ringer FC podcast, he said: "I was really pleased for Rashford because – it was the same as the Liverpool...
    ERIK TEN HAG reckons he has convinced Cristiano Ronaldo to buy into his new era at Old Trafford. SunSport revealed on Tuesday that Manchester United were hopeful their wantaway star would make a U-turn following a club-record £206.7million summer transfer spree. 2Cristiano Ronaldo has been seeking an exit away from Manchester United this summerCredit: Getty 2Erik ten Hag has claimed he believes Ronaldo will be staying at Old TraffordCredit: Getty And asked if he had met with Ron, Ten Hag said: “Several times, yes. We are all on one page. “From the start we said we planned with him. “We are happy with him, he’s happy to be here and we want to make the season a success together.” Boss Ten Hag had grown frustrated with the circus surrounding 37-year-old Ronaldo. READ MORE ON MAN UTDMan Utd transfer news De Jong deal in January, Ronaldo STAYING, Sergino Dest updateGIGGS TRIAL COLLAPSES Giggs drops head as he's told any future trial will be next YEAR A number of players wanted rid of him as they believed he was affecting the spirit...
    MANCHESTER UNITED manager Erik ten Hag has refused to guarantee whether Cristiano Ronaldo will be staying at Old Trafford beyond the transfer window. The legendary 37-year-old expressed his desire to leave United this summer after the club failed to qualify for the Champions League. 2Ten Hag refused to say whether Ronaldo will stayCredit: Getty 2Antony wants a move to UnitedCredit: Getty Ronaldo's agent, Jorge Mendes, has held talks with a number of clubs. However, a move for the striker is yet to be made and there's just five days left of the transfer window. Ronaldo is also starting from the bench for United, being named just once in the starting 11 - which resulted in a humiliating 4-0 loss to Brentford. The Portugal ace was a late sub in United's first win of the Premier League season on Monday against Liverpool. READ MORE ON MAN UTDRED DEVILS LATEST Antony BEGS Ajax to let him leave, Cristiano Ronaldo Napoli TWIST...
    ERIK TEN HAG says confidence has shot up at Manchester United after beating "the best team in the world". United bounced back from a home defeat to Brighton and humiliation at Brentford to beat Liverpool 2-1 at Old Trafford last Monday. 1Ten Hag wants more of the same against Southampton after the win against LiverpoolCredit: Getty Now Ten Hag is demanding they build on that in Saturday’s lunchtime kick-off at Southampton. Ten Hag said: “I said before the game that Liverpool, especially last year is the best football team in the world and when you beat them it must give a lot of confidence that is clear. “The spirit was already good, now it is better, it's clear it's one game, we have to build further on and everyone is aware of that.” Indeed slip-up at Saint Mary’s and all the good from last Monday goes away. READ MORE ON MAN UTDRED DEVILS LATEST Antony to join for £84m EXCLUSIVE, Ten Hag's Cristiano Ronaldo AXE So Ten Hag has insisted they cannot throw in another performance like they did at...
    MANCHESTER UNITED midfielder Christian Eriksen has praised his teammates for playing with an improved intensity during the club's 2-1 win over Liverpool on Monday. The Red Devils were heavily criticised for their lacklustre performance against Brentford two weeks ago which saw them suffer a humiliating 4-0 defeat. 2Eriksen praised his teammates after the matchCredit: Getty However, Erik ten Hag's squad were able to turn things around on Monday to earn a shock victory over bitter rivals Liverpool at Old Trafford. After the game, new boy Eriksen was quick to applaud his teammates for the victory. When speaking to Man Utd's official club media, he said: "I think it [the togetherness] started after losing two games. "This has been about coming together and getting back to the basics. We needed to show that we were better doing the basics and I think we did that today." Read More on Man UtdRED DEVILS LATEST Red Devils beat Liverpool, Antony deal AGREED, De Jong FINAL OFFER He then added: "Of course, with the South American and a bit of Spanish style there was...
    NANI has launched a stunning attack on Manchester United's current crop, questioning their desire and hunger to win. The Portuguese ace was part of an all-conquering Red Devils team under Sir Alex Ferguson, winning multiple Premier League titles and the Champions League. 3Manchester United have endured a humiliating start to the seasonCredit: Reuters 3Nani now plays for Melbourne VictoryCredit: Getty But his old side now look a far cry from those days, having endured a humiliating start to life under Erik ten Hag. After their latest embarrassment at the hands of Brentford, Nani sat down to chat with former team-mate Rio Ferdinand to discuss what's going wrong at Old Trafford. On Rio's Vibe with Five show, he said: "I don't like to talk too much, I don't talk about players but you can see there is no hunger, there is no attitude or desire to win in the club. "You have a lot of talented players but they don't want to get tired. If I had to get sweaty to win, I would. They prefer to not sweat. Read More...
    JAMIE CARRAGHER has questioned Manchester United's signing of Lisandro Martinez following the Brentford defeat. Martinez, 24, joined United in a £55million deal this summer having played under Erik ten Hag for three years at Ajax. 1Jamie Carragher has questioned the signing of Lisandro MartinezCredit: Getty But Carragher believes the Argentine is too short to play as a centre-back in a back four in the Premier League, and claims his lack of height was punished by Brentford. Ben Mee beat Martinez to a header to score Brentford's third goal on Saturday and Carragher suggested Premier League teams ought to target Martinez's small stature. Carragher said on Sky Sports' Monday Night Football: “The signing of Lisandro Martinez is a problem. “We should never judge managers and players too early... but I'm convinced this cannot work. READ MORE ON MAN UTDFIGHT BACK Anthony Joshua vs Oleksandr Usyk free bets and sign up offers for Saudi rematchRED DEVILS LATEST Aubemeyang lined up, Ronaldo 'eating ALONE', De Jong boost “That’s because he is 5 foot 9, playing in a back four. “Maybe he could play...
    ERIK TEN HAG has had enough time to whip Manchester United into shape throughout the pre-season, according to club legend Tim Howard. The Dutchman's had a dismal start to life in the Premier League with two losses in as many games. 2Man United legend Tim Howard reckons Erik ten Hag has had enough time to sort the club outCredit: PA:Press Association 2He also urged Ten Hag to call out United's flops if they aren't performingCredit: Mark Pain / Premium Sport United followed up a 2-1 loss to Brighton with a 4-0 defeat to Brentford on Saturday. And Howard, who played for the Red Devils from 2003 - 07, places the blame solely at Ten Hag's feet for the mess at United. Pundits have urged fans to give Ten Hag enough time to turn things around at the club. But Howard isn't buying it, as he feels the ex-Ajax boss has had ample amounts before the season got underway to get used to the squad. READ MORE MAN UNITED NEWSRED DEVILS LATEST Ronaldo SNUBBED by Inter and AC Milan, Rabiot talks...
    ERIK TEN HAG says Manchester United’s lack of signings means they are now only one injury away from a ‘problem’. The Dutch boss is adamant the Red Devils ‘have to’ spend more.  2Erik ten Hag has told Man Utd chiefs that he needs more new additionsCredit: Getty 2The Red Devils will wear their garish new away kit, modelled above by Cristiano Ronaldo, at BrentfordCredit: Manchester United FC United fans have looked on with envy while rivals have splashed out this summer. The club face Brentford tonight after an opening Premier League defeat 2-1 to Brighton last weekend. Ten Hag, whose side will wear a garish green third kit at Brentford, said: “It is much better to get the players in earlier because then you get them earlier in the process and now we are in the department of midfield and offence, you have seen, when we have one injury then we have a problem. That’s clear.” Asked if they needed to strengthen before the transfer deadline he said: “We have to.” United have signed full-back Tyrell Malacia, centre-back Lisandro Martinez...
    ERIK TEN HAG turned all Corporal Jones as he told everyone at Manchester United ‘don’t panic’. That’s despite saying he would be in ‘a panic’ if nobody panicked after an opening day defeat. 2Erik ten Hag is looking for his first Premier League win at Manchester UnitedCredit: Rex Jones famously shouted ‘don’t panic’ on vintage TV comedy Dad’s Army whenever he sensed any danger. And after losing in their opening Premier League game at home to Brighton last Sunday plenty were losing their heads. Ten Hag said: “When Manchester United is not performing, not winning, that’s normal. “I would be more in panic when there wasn’t panic because we have to win. READ MORE MAN UTDRED DEVILS LATEST PSG 'want' Rashford, Frenkie de Jong deal AGREED, Ronaldo latest That is the demand. Still, I would say panic isn’t the right word. It’s more like, ‘come on, we have to act’. We have to think bright and do the right things.” To be fair some fans wondered if the club was trying to turn into Dad’s Army when they made an...
    MANCHESTER UNITED cult hero Louis Saha believes Erik ten Hag will be frustrated by the club's lack of signings this summer. The Red Devils have failed to bring in his top targets in Frenkie de Jong and Antony, with the club paying the price against Brighton on Sunday. 2Louis Saha believes Erik ten Hag "hasn't been helped" by the Manchester United board this summerCredit: Sportsfile 2Erik ten Hag appears to have missed out on top targets Frenkie de Jong and AntonyCredit: Getty United looked well of the pace in their 2-1 defeat against the Seagulls on Sunday in their Premier League opener. Once again United were bossed in midfield with Fred and Scott McTominay failing to take control of the game. Ten Hag had hoped to have brought in Barcelona ace De Jong already, but the Dutchman now looks set to link up with Chelsea. Instead, United, who have only signed Christian Eriksen, Tyrell Malacia and Lisandro Martinez, look to be settling for Adrien Rabiot having agreed a £15million transfer fee with Juventus. READ MORE ON MAN UTDRED DEVILS LATEST...
    JAVIER HERNANDEZ says Manchester United need to get over Sir Alex Ferguson if they are ever going to snap out of their downward spiral. Chicharito, 34, revealed that he was not surprised by United's slump post-Fergie but says despite his genius they need to break from the past to allow new man Erik ten Hag to succeed. 2Hernandez says United need to break from the past to allow new man Ten Hag to succeedCredit: AP:Associated Press 2Ten Hag lost his first Premier League game in charge of UnitedCredit: Rex The Red Devils lost to Brighton in Ten Hag's first game in charge, while they have also been calling Sir Alex in to try and keep wantaway star man Cristiano Ronaldo at Old Trafford this summer. United have not won the title since Ferguson, 80, retired in 2013 - but the Scot is still an ever present at the Theatre of Dreams. Asked about United's desperate decline, Hernandez said: “It doesn't surprise me because in life it’s not easy having a manager for 26 years in the way that Sir Alex...
    DIOGO DALOT says Manchester United must not take their eyes off the new path under Erik Ten Hag despite Sunday’s horror show at Old Trafford. United were outplayed in losing 2-1 to Brighton. 3Man Utd made the worst possible start to life under Ten HagCredit: Getty 3Gross struck twice in the first half as Brighton secured a sensational win at Old TraffordCredit: AP The first half was as poor as anything seen last season as they went 2-0 down. It laid bare the job Ten Hag has on at Old Trafford. But full-back Dalot said: “This result is not going to take our heads off the path and what we need to do. It is a setback but in football you don't have time to think a little bit, now we have to analyse and definitely do better. “Now is not the time to stop, it is a setback from the beginning but we need to analyse what we can do better. READ MORE ON MAN UTDRED DEVILS LATEST Milinkovic-Savic 'says yes', Cristiano Ronaldo BOOED in United video “We need...
    FORMER Manchester United coach Chris Armas has said Erik ten Hag must "engage" with Cristiano Ronaldo to get the best out of the forward. Ronaldo wants out at Old Trafford so he can continue playing in the Champions League. 2Chris Armas has claimed a hands-on approach is the best way to handle Cristiano RonaldoCredit: PA 2Ronaldo wants to leave Manchester United before the end of the summerCredit: Getty But Armas believes the 37-year-old still has "so much to give" for the Red Devils and Ten Hag. Armas worked with the wantaway forward last year during his time as assistant coach to failed interim gaffer Ralf Rangnick. And the American reckons a hands-on approach is the best way to work with someone like Ronaldo. Armas told Sky Sports: "He's a big part of the team and he's still a guy that produced so it would be my job to figure out how to get all that talent and all that fire and experience of winning and challenge him as much as I could. Read More Man Utd NewsRED DEVILS LATEST Ten Hag...
    HARRY MAGUIRE keeping the Manchester United captaincy will restore his form and confidence. That is the hope of new Red Devils boss Erik Ten Hag who has backed the under fire skipper by making it clear he is keeping the armband. 2Erik ten Hag has vowed to support Manchester United skipper Harry MaguireCredit: Getty 2Ten Hag has chosen to keep Maguire on as Red Devils skipperCredit: Getty So will that really have the desired effect? "It can help," said Ten Hag. "I will support him everywhere I can. In the end he has to do it by himself, and he has the qualities to do it. He has showed it so often in the past." It is clear Ten Hag sees Maguire as first choice from the off despite the signing of centre back Lisandro Martinez, plus Raphael Varane and Victor Lindelof already in the squad. Read More On Man UtdUNITED LATEST Tielemans LATEST, Toney eyed, Martinez announced, De Jong updates Ten Hag said: "I think he is. He’s proved it in the past but he has also to prove...
    MANCHESTER UNITED boss Erik ten Hag believes Donny van de Beek is at his best when playing in the attacking midfield position. The Dutch midfielder has been at United for two seasons but has struggled to make an impact under both Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Ralf Rangnick. 2Donny van de Beek will be hoping to rediscover his best form now Erik ten Hag is coaching him once againCredit: Rex 2Erik ten Hag got the best out of Donny van de Beek rarely using him in a deep roleCredit: Getty Van de Beek played his best football at Ajax under Ten Hag and his manager will be hoping to rejuvenate his career. Speaking at a press conference ahead of Man Utd's next pre-season friendly Ten Hag said: "He can do both [sit deep and play higher up the pitch]. "I know that from the past. But his best position is his capabilities in the box of the opponent, so playing short behind the striker [is his best role]. "He has a really good smell for being in the...
    BANGKOK (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo is “not for sale,” Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag said Monday. The team is in Thailand for a preseason tour but the 37-year-old forward didn’t make the trip due to an unspecified family issue, amid doubts over his future at the club. “He’s not with us and it’s due to personal issues,” Ten Hag said at a press conference. ”We are planning with Cristiano Ronaldo for this season so that’s it. I’m looking forward to working with him.” The Portugal star has reportedly asked to leave United. “He hasn’t told me this. I have read but what I say is Cristiano is not for sale,” Ten Hag said. “Cristiano is in our plans and we want to (have) success together.” Ronaldo returned to United from Juventus last season after 12 years away from Old Trafford but the team finished in sixth place and only qualified for the Europa League rather than the more prestigious Champions League. United will also travel to Australia as part of its tour. ___ More AP soccer: https://apnews.com/hub/soccer and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports...
    DAVID DE GEA is confident that Manchester United fans will "love" the style of play that new boss Erik ten Hag is implementing at the club. The Red Devils endured one of their worst ever Premier League campaigns last season, so club officials acquired the services of Ten Hag in a bid to turn things around. 1De Gea is confident that Ten Hag can transform Man UtdCredit: Getty The Dutchman appears to have made an instant impact, already executing a more intense training regime to prepare his players for the upcoming season. And according to De Gea, the improvements have made the players "excited" about the future of the club. When speaking to MUTV, the goalkeeper said: "I think we are all very excited for the new season, for the new manager. "He plays a very good [type of] football so for sure the fans will love it." Read More on Man UtdMan Utd news Cristiano Ronaldo 'asks to leave' Man Utd, Frenkie de Jong latestSHIP SHAPE Ronaldo shows off bulging biceps ahead of Utd return as Georgina stuns in...
    FORMER Manchester United striker Teddy Sheringham believes the club needs to sign at least six players this summer. The Red Devils endured another disastrous campaign last season. 2Sheringham believes Man Utd need to sign six players this summerCredit: Getty 2Ten Hag is preparing for his first season in charge of Man UtdCredit: Getty Not only did they miss out on Champions League football, they accumulated just 58 points - the club's worst total since the 1989-90 season. Man Utd officials are hoping that the addition of new boss Erik ten Hag will help turn things around, but Sheringham believes much more needs to be done. When speaking to Lord Ping as per Football365, he suggested that the club needs to sign six players. He said: "United need reinforcements across the pitch. In particular centre midfield, centre forward and on the wings. Read More on Man UtdMan Utd news Ronaldo 'wants to' QUIT United, De Jong fuels Barcelona EXIT rumours JONG THE MOVE Frenkie de Jong 'clears out Barcelona locker' amid Man Utd transfer interest "We’re looking at five or six...
    ERIK TEN HAG will improve the fortunes of struggling Manchester United pair Harry Maguire and Marcus Rashford. That is the view of Netherlands and Juventus centre-back Matthijs de Ligt, who played under his fellow Dutchman at Ajax. 3Man Utd skipper Harry Maguire came under criticism for his performances last seasonCredit: AFP 3Marcus Rashford struggled under interim boss Ralf RangnickCredit: Reuters 3Matthijs de Ligt and Erik ten Hag worked together at AjaxCredit: Getty England duo Maguire and Rashford had dreadful seasons at Old Trafford last term as the Red Devils finished sixth, with their lowest-ever points tally in a Premier League season. But De Ligt reckons one of the biggest strengths of United’s new boss is to get the best out of under-performing players to make them top class again. The defender, 22, said: “Erik is someone who loves his job and he loves to work. “He definitely does improve players. He’s really into the details. This makes him a really good trainer. Read More On Man UtdMAN UTD NEWS Antony's agent 'travels to Europe' Man Utd 'consider' Oxlade-Chamberlain swoop “He wants...
    FRENKIE DE JONG has reportedly said his goodbyes to Barcelona fans as he closes in on a move to Manchester United. The Dutch star, 25, has long been linked with a move to Old Trafford to reunite with his former Ajax boss Erik ten Hag. BIG FINALE LIVE: Stay up to date with all the Premier League final day action in SunSport's live blog 1Frenkie de Jong has reportedly said goodbye to his most loyal Barcelona fans as he edges towards a move to Man UtdCredit: Rex Barcelona are seemingly keen to sell the midfield maestro to help fund a summer overhaul of their squad while working within a tight budget due to financial restrictions imposed by LaLiga. De Jong has attracted the interest of a host of European giants. But it's believed the 40-cap Holland international is keen on a move to United thanks to his relationship with Ten Hag. The pair won the Eredivisie-KNVB Cup double in 2018-19 while also reaching the Champions League semis in the same season, just minutes away from facing Liverpool but for Tottenham's...
    RALF RANGNICK says Harry Maguire’s captaincy should be put to a player vote. Maguire’s leadership has come under fire this season while the Manchester United defender struggled with his form. 4Harry Maguire is currently Manchester United's skipper but that might not last next seasonCredit: PA 4But interim boss Ralf Rangnick won't recommend him to retain the armband to incoming boss Erik ten HagCredit: GETTY 4Ajax boss Ten Hag will take charge of Manchester United in the summerCredit: Getty He is set to miss the final four games of the season through a knee injury — meaning either Cristiano Ronaldo or Bruno Fernandes will skipper the team against Chelsea tonight. Asked if he would recommend Maguire to incoming boss Erik Ten Hag, Rangnick said: “I understand your question but again it doesn’t make sense because we don’t know what kind of players will be here, what the group will look like. “I can only tell you what I have done in the past when I was head coach or manager because in Germany it’s called ‘Mannschaftskapitan’ — the captain of the...
    PETER SCHMEICHEL has warned Manchester United that hiring Erik ten Hag represents “a bit of a gamble.” And the Red Devils legend also reckons every aspect of life at Old Trafford “needs a rethink” this summer. 2Erik ten Hag's Man Utd appointment is a 'bit of a gamble', says Peter SchmeichelCredit: Getty 2Schmeichel reckons Ten Hag will have to transform every aspect of life at Old TraffordCredit: Getty Ten Hag was confirmed as United’s latest boss last week. The Dutch tactician will join this summer after completing the season at Ajax. And Red Devils fans are hopeful Ten Hag can finally deliver the change that’s been needed for years. United are set for another trophy-less season, with former boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and interim Ralf Rangnick struggling to find solutions. READ MORE SUN STORIESMAN UTD NEWS Ten Hag's 'De Gea concerns' revealed, Paul Pogba 'leaves club WhatsApp group'DARWIN'S THEORY Man Utd receive Nunez boost as £60m-rated Benfica ace 'rejects Newcastle' The Red Devils are also likely to miss out on Champions League football, while as many as TEN players could...
    ERIK ten Hag should bring Steve McClaren back to Manchester United with him, according to former star Luke Chadwick. McClaren worked under Sir Alex Ferguson and was part of the backroom team during the Treble-winning season in 1998/1999. 1Chadwick believes former United coach Steve McClaren would be good for Ten HagCredit: PA Chadwick, who spent five years at United until 2004, told Caught Offside: “Steve was at Manchester United when I was there, and he was a fantastic coach, "He was at the club for one of the most successful periods, he knows the club well and worked under Sir Alex Ferguson for that Treble-winning season. "He’s a guy with great experience, he’s worked abroad as well with Ten Hag at Twente, and he was at United in a really successful time, so he’s someone who could be ideal to support the new manager." Ten Hag is said to have a verbal agreement already to join United in four-year deal. Read More sportNOT UNITED Man Utd protesters descend on Carrington with police called as players slammed The Dutchman,...
    WAYNE ROONEY has urged Manchester United to forget about the top four as they aren't good enough to compete in the Champions League. The Red Devils legend has declared that the club need to focus on the future and rebuild the squad, which could take three years. ???? "I think theyd want the season to stop now. Forget about Champions League, theyre not going to compete next year if they qualify for it."Wayne Rooney feels his former club Manchester United need to rebuild the squad pic.twitter.com/4k5Mz622aR— Football Daily (@footballdaily) April 4, 2022 1Manchester United icon Wayne Rooney believes the club have to forget about a top four spotCredit: Sky Sports United dropped further ground in the race to finish in the top four on Saturday after drawing 1-1 against Leicester at Old Trafford. And they are in danger of even missing out on the Europa League for next campaign as they sit seventh in the Premier League table. With Ralf Rangnick's side to face Everton, Norwich, Liverpool and Arsenal in their next four games, United know they cannot afford to...
    PEP GUARDIOLA would have NO hesitation recommending Erik ten Hag as his replacement at ­Manchester City one day. The Ajax manager is favourite to take over at Manchester United. 3Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has lauded Ajax boss and Manchester United's next potential manager Erik ten HagCredit: PA 3Guardiola and Ten Hag worked together at Bayern Munich from 2013-15Credit: PA Ten Hag worked with Guardiola at Bayern Munich. And the City chief said: “Are you asking me if Erik ten Hag could be here? Definitely. “A lot could be here and I think he could be one of the ones. For the way he approaches the game, definitely, definitely.” Ten Hag has held talks about taking over across town at United. Read more on SunSportMan Utd news live Paul Scholes 'hated playing for England', Antony transfer BLOW But Guardiola already has an eye on the Dutchman as a potential replacement when he decides to finish his time at the Etihad. And he would endorse him to City director of football Txiki Begiristain saying: “I will say it to Txiki now.” Ten...
    GARY NEVILLE has expressed doubt over Manchester United’s next managerial move, claiming targets Mauricio Pochettino and Erik ten Hag don’t have the ‘personality’ to cope with the pressure. The duo are the two current favourites to replace Ralf Rangnick this summer. 2Gary Neville doesn't think Erik ten Hag has the personality to manage Man UtdCredit: News Group Newspapers Ltd 2Neville has also cast doubt over Mauricio Pochettino's abilityCredit: News Group Newspapers Ltd But Red Devils legend Neville reckons neither will be able to handle sitting in football’s hottest seat. Paris Saint-Germain boss Pochettino is understood to be the players’ choice to take charge. He spent five-and-a-half years managing Premier League rivals Tottenham. And Poch is now on course to reclaim PSG’s French title, while also challenging for Champions League honours. Meanwhile, Ten Hag has impressed at Ajax, implementing a bold attacking style to put them on course for a potential Treble. On paper, both men look like they could fare well at United, who crumbled to a tragic 4-1 derby defeat at Man City on Sunday. Most read in Premier...
    ERIK TEN HAG has admitted he is flattered by reports linking him with the Manchester United job - but is 100 per cent focused on guiding Ajax to the Eredivisie title. The Dutch boss, 51, has emerged as a favourite of many on the United board to replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. 1Erik ten Hag admits he's flattered by Man Utd links but is focused on winning titles at AjaxCredit: AFP The Norwegian was sacked on Sunday morning just hours after the 4-1 obliteration at the hands of Watford. Michael Carrick has been named interim boss while the Red Devils look for a new permanent boss. Ten Hag has emerged as one of the leading candidates, along with Mauricio Pochettino and Zinedine Zidane. But the Ajax chief has revealed he is committed to the Dutch giants and won't be distracted by rumours. When asked about being linked with Man Utd, Ten Hag revealed: "I'm busy with Ajax. "I don't need to talk about other interests, because nobody has contacted me. Most read in Premier LeagueLive BlogVILLARREAL 0 MAN UTD 0...
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