Start Approached competitor-competitor, MU Enter Crucial Period
Manchester – Manchester United’s view is no longer upward, but downward. See competitors under their docked, the ‘Red Devils’ entering a crucial period.
United’s success only two wins in the last five games in the league. Note that not only make them impassable Southampton on board the standings, but also approached by competitors under them, such as Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham United, and Liverpool.
United, who now sits in fourth place with a collection of 40, just one point with Arsenal, Tottenham three points, four points with West Ham, and five points with Liverpool.
This makes the United sit in an uncomfortable chair. Slip a little, they can be toppled from the chair.
Inevitably, United have won a series of victories began. According to their midfielder, Juan Mata, it is not impossible to do. As a benchmark, said Mata, is their performance from early November to mid-December last year, where they won six consecutive wins.
“It is important for us to regain a spate of good results, as we did in November and December,” said Mata as reported ESPNFC.
“We’ve entered a crucial time of the season. Ten or 15 games is the most important.”
“We have to show our best game, we have to win, and we have to achieve what we want,” said the Spanish midfielder’s.
This weekend, Saturday (31/1), United will entertain Leicester City at Old Trafford. At the first meeting this season, United lost 3-5 at Leicester.
The loss left the United manager, Louis van Gaal, realizing that his team has not been able to play with the balance for 90 minutes. Significantly, after the game, he changed the team of 4-4-2 diamond formation into a 4-1-4-1, then later became 3-5-2.
Formation of the latter brought criticism. Because, despite making fewer United conceded, these formations make United also blunt in front.