Manchester United: How will Van Gaal plug the gaps in a leaky defence?

Manchester United: How will Van Gaal plug the gaps in a leaky defence?

Manchester United’s defensive frailties were hideously exposed once more on Sunday, as a rampant Leicester City team plundered four goals in less than thirty second half minutes to compound United’s woes. It was the first time in the history of the Premier League that the Red Devils had lost a match in which they had, at one stage, held a two goal advantage. It’s no exaggeration to state that United are currently in the midst of a defensive crisis. For …
Manchester United v QPR Preview | Key Men, Stats and Team News

Manchester United v QPR Preview | Key Men, Stats and Team News

Domestic football returns after the first international break of the season and this Sunday’s 4pm kick-off sees a struggling Manchester United host QPR at Old Trafford. The late transfer market spree from Manchester United failed to include a centre-half, but the signings of Danny Blind and Radamel Falcao will strengthen the United squad. The question on the lips of the fans will be whether the 3-5-2 system will be deployed again and how Van Gaal will piece together the riches …
Argentina 2 Bosnia-Herzegovina 1 | Post-Match Tactical Analysis

Argentina 2 Bosnia-Herzegovina 1 | Post-Match Tactical Analysis

Lionel Messi left his first mark on the 2014 World Cup with a superb goal after creating Argentina's first, despite having an otherwise frustrating game. Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella set up in a 3-5-2, with Pablo Zabaleta and Marcos Rojo operating as the two wing backs - they stretched the width of the pitch well and created good areas of space for Argentina to play into. However despite the time they had on the ball, their first half play was …
Page: 1 2 3