The Weekly Sermon

Weekly Sermon: What does Manchester United’s net spend tell us about their title chances?

We are currently in the thick of the summer transfer window, truly the greatest time of the footballing calendar. Whenever this time of the...

Why Jose Mourinho Simply Cannot Ignore A Fully-Fit Luke Shaw

If there's one thing you can commend Luke Shaw on, it's his determination to not give up on a place in Manchester United's first...
Diogo Dalot Manchester United Tactical Analysis

How Diogo Dalot May Solve United’s Full-back Issues

In modern football, it is a rarity for a player to be a relative unknown; YouTube and the availability of most of the major...

Why Harry Maguire could be the perfect fix to Mourinho’s defensive headache

It appears that Jose Mourinho's search for a new centre-back will have to continue, despite recent interest in Leicester and England stalwart Harry Maguire.The...
Sir Alex Ferguson

How Fergie won Manchester United’s 20th Premier League trophy

In terms of timing his retirement, Fergie couldn't have done any better. The players he flourished with at Manchester United were ageing, and those...
Paul Pogba Manchester United Tactical Analysis

Why is Paul Pogba more effective for France than Manchester United?

“It’s time to start talking about his football and not his haircuts”. That’s something everyone’s heard pundits say at some point regarding Paul Pogba...
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Is Manchester United doing enough to back Jose Mourinho off the pitch?

It could have been the defining season of the Jose Mourinho era at Manchester United but it’s been a huge non-starter bar the signing...
Romelu Lukaku Manchester United Tactical Analysis Analysis

Romelu Lukaku: Continuing his FIFA World Cup 2018 form

Romelu Lukaku scored 4 goals and made 1 assist at the FIFA World Cup 2018. His four goals came against Tunisia and Panama, but...
Recruitment Analysis: Should Manchester United sign Rebic and Perisic?

Could Manchester United do with some Croatian Innovation?

Croatia's success at the 2018 World Cup was a relief for many. A side with bags of potential over the last decade had finally...
Fred Tactical Analysis

Fred: The Missing Link in Manchester United’s Midfield?

Frederico Rodrigues de Paula Santos, more commonly known as Fred, became Manchester United's second signing of the summer for a reported fee of £52 million...