MN_HockeyGuy wrote:Just got done watching their opening match against Everton. Nani played horrible, the only ManU player that really looked solid to me was Kugawa (sp?). RVP didn't get much of a chance to do anything, subbed on later in the match.
Oh, and Fellaini from Everton is very good.
P.S. Not a ManU fan, but I will be paying closer attention to them this year to see how RVP and Rooney play together.
I am a United fan and that was as bad as I can ever remember seeing them play from an attacking point of view. You're right about Kagawa, he was the only player who wanted to go forward, everyone else was only ever passing it sideways or backwards. Absolutely pathetic. Everton did a great job of keeping it tight at the back but we had too many players occupying the same positions on the field, condensing it further. We didn't seem to have a formation, players were just wandering around and getting in each other's way half the time. Rooney looked wildly out of shape by the end, which is inexcusable for a professional athlete. RVP was making clever runs in and around the box when he came on and nobody wanted to pass him the
I've been waiting 3 months for the season to start and that's the
they come up with.
Apologies for the rant. Apparently, I needed to vent.