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David Moyes is embattled to say the least. He’s had a rough year. Depending on what you believe, a management coup of sorts has been planned by the Class of ’92 at Old Trafford.
The lack of on field cohesion in the United ranks shows a certain level of cluelessness exemplified through United’s dealings in the transfer market post-Fergie.
The first example of Moyes/United’s transfer folly can be found in the sole signing of last summer. Clue: He was signed from Everton. No? Ok, he’s Belgian. Still not got it? No it’s not Kevin Mirallas… Of course, coming in at 6’ 4’’, it’s Marouane Fellaini.
Sign a central midfielder they said. United need a quality box to box midfielder they said.
Although the big Belgian has shown flashes of his Everton form (on Tuesday for example, his arm to Zabaleta’s face was textbook), the position in which he excelled at Everton was behind the striker, where he could utilise his primary skill of having really, really good chest control. This worked as the team
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Marouane Fellaini has started to become emblematic of David Moyes era futility. As the one major summer transfer window signing post Sir Alex Ferguson, Fellaini needs to absorb some of that angst against the Manager that brought him here. Instead he receives about a fraction of the backlash that we see for Moyes.
Well, one Spanish publication tore Fellaini a new one. At least indirectly...
Manchester United 1-1 Bayern Munich: Three Key Talking Points - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
It is surely David Moyes’ biggest success to date as Manchester United manager. His side’s 1-1 draw with the mighty Bayern Munich was as unexpected as they come, as United kept their German adversaries at bay for long periods, and arguably should have won the game, considering...
Moyes is already committed to a frenzied spell of high-stakes transfer activity – now Sunday Express Sport can reveal that big changes could be on the way on his coaching staff.
Despite denials, there has been a falling out between Moyes and Ryan Giggs with the 40-year-old Welshman believed to be considering his Old Trafford future once the season ends.
Moyes promoted Giggs...
Manchester United have endured their worst season in over a decade under new manager David Moyes.
Currently seventh in the league and with no real hope of landing in the top four, United have already turned their focus to next season. Although Moyes has come under extreme pressure and some United fans have turned against the Scot, Sir Alex Ferguson, the board and owners have publicly...
Manchester United ready to sell £10m winger in the summer - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United are expected to undergo a hell lot of change in the summer. David Moyes will be handed a hefty transfer kitty, and we’re guessing, there will be lots of ins and outs.
Wilfried Zaha is one of those, who could be facing exit from Old Trafford, according to Daily Mail...
There are games that define a player’s career and there are some that define a manager’s. The clash against the current European champions could be exactly that for Manchester United manager David Moyes.
European nights at Old Trafford don’t get bigger than this.
Just fresh off embarrassing defeats against Olympiacos, Liverpool and Manchester City, United are about to get...
David Moyes believes Manchester United have “a great opportunity” in the UEFA Champions League following their draw with Bayern Munich. […]
Ryan Giggs: No Rift Between Me and Moyes - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs has stressed that there is no rift with David Moyes as the midfielder insisted The Red Devils are not heading into this fixture as underdogs against Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter-final.
At Monday’s press conference Giggs was prevented from responding...
The Bayern Munich chairman, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, has said that there is no chance of Toni Kroos leaving the club in the summer, ending any hopes Manchester United and David Moyes had of signing the player this year. "Toni Kroos is sure to play in a Bayern Munich shirt next year as well," Rummenigge told reporters before flying to Manchester on Monday morning.
With nobody expecting anything other than a Bayern win, Manchester United and David Moyes should feel no pressure going into this two legged affair. If they can just manage to keep the tie alive going into the second leg, that ... Read More
The Manchester United vs Bayern Munich Champions League match will take place this Tuesday, April 1 (11:45 AM Pacific, 19:45 GMT) at Old Trafford. With such a lot riding on this game, the defining moment in David Moyes first season ... Read More
David Moyes: Happy with the Performance, Disappointed with the Result - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Most expected a comfortable Bayern victory. Some anticipated a merciless drubbing. In the end, Manchester United have a viable opportunity of progression into the Champions League semi-finals, defying the odds in the week of the Grand National.
United played with desire and...
CONFIRMED: Manchester United vs Bayern Munich Lineups - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United take on the mighty Bayern Munich in tonight’s blockbuster Champions League quarter final first leg, with Old Trafford set to host a fascinating encounter.
Considering the plight of David Moyes and his side in the Premier League throughout this campaign, if they lose...
Everton have been a club patronised to the hilt in recent years. The Toffees under former-boss David Moyes were often […]
Possible Manchester United Starting XI Against Bayern - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United welcome reigning European Champions Bayern Munich on Tuesday night in the first leg of the Champions League quarterfinals at the Old Trafford.
Team News: United manager David Moyes didn’t give any updates on the fitness of his squad yesterday while speaking to the reporters...