Manchester United finished a very disappointing 5th in the Premier League last season meaning that they are taking part in the Europa League this campaign – and our Red Devils fans here in the Transfer Tavern are still coming to terms with it…
Jose Mourinho has already expressed his sincere frustration at a club of this stature not featuring in the elite European competition.
Nevertheless, they are required to take part in the Europa League and the draw provided some interesting ties.
The team that that Rooney made his debut against, Fenerbache, return to Old Trafford. Famously in that game, the 18-year-old scored a hat-trick and will hope to repeat the trick on the 20th October.
Ukrainian side Zorya Luhansk are also drawn in the group alongside Dutch club Feyenoord.
However, that amount of travelling is not ideal considering that United are likely to be playing Thursday-Sunday every alternative week.
That said, the punters in here still think United will obliterate Feyenoord and here’s THREE reasons why……
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