The Man Utd fans in the Football Transfer Tavern aren’t sure what to think about this…
For all of Jose Mourinho’s positive traits and incredible successes in recent years, there has been one rather large blot on his page – his play style.
He has become renowned in the Tavern over the last few years for offering a dull, lifeless style of play – stylised by a ‘park the bus’ mentality.
He did it during his second spell at Chelsea to magnificent effect, and it would appear that he is going to take the same methods into his spell in Manchester.
This play-style, however, does come with one particularly large caveat…
Last night, the Red Devils had just 38% of the possession against Liverpool; a record low in the Premier League for the Manchester giants.
See the Tweet below confirming that stat…
— BigSport (@BigSportGB) October 17, 2016
Man Utd looked good in the game, but rarely threatened going forward.
For a team made up of European stars, is this really good enough?
The Man Utd fans in the Tavern are all about winning, but one fan propped up by the bar thinks that Mourinho is sucking life out of the club – a very bold statement indeed. But can you argue against that point?
Our landlord doesn’t think so…
Man Utd fans – thoughts?
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