Our Manchester United fans here in the Transfer Tavern have got the hope that the Red Devils can go all the way next season, despite the fact bitter rivals Manchester City have steam-rolled the Premier League this season.
Having been in and out of the top-four over the past five seasons, United will be hoping that this season is a benchmark for the following campaign, and Jose Mourinho’s players to make the step up – much like Mo Salah has down this season. Considering the sheer amount of incisive wide attackers the Portuguese has at his disposal, surely one of them needs to try and emulate Liverpool’s, Egyptian King.
The league, for this season, had gone in many of our United fans’ minds months ago and the now sole interest and focus should be on winning the FA Cup. If that is to happen, then Mourinho can use that as the second foundation lay in as many seasons to jump on to bigger things.
After a terrific start to Premier League life under Mourinho’s second season in charge, many of the players looked fresh and full of life. However, they soon dropped their standards and had a mid-season wobble some months back.
Mourinho needs the players to sustain their form throughout the season, and in particular, these TWO United stars should look at the consistency of Mo Salah this year…