Our Manchester United fans here in the Transfer Tavern are thinking it may be time for the ‘Special One’ to leave Old Trafford.
Indeed, the Red Devils have vastly improved under Jose Mourinho in the 18 or so months he’s been in charge. However, recently our fans in the bar have been questioning if Mourinho is stuck in his ways, much like Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is.
The Premier League and football in general moves on every four to five years, that’s for sure. Sir Alex Ferguson was fantastic at adjusting with the times and keeping himself and the team on the sharp end of the turning point. Although Mourinho’s tactics have been questioned in recent times by many of our regulars, he has still churned out results against two of the biggest teams in the Premier League in the past three weeks.
The United faithful are desperate to get back to the DNA of the club’s style of football, and Mourinho’s ability and guidance to be reactive more than proactive, as we saw against Sevilla, seems to be causing a stir. With that in mind, our landlord takes a look at what two managers Ed Woodward should be looking at in the near future…Like what the TT have on offer? Sign up for more notifications!