I hope some of our fans feel very silly right now. I’m sure more than a few of us tuned in to watch City hammer six past Norwich. Which is fair enough, but why does it suddenly become a problem for us if they do win. All the panicking on twitter was unreal. I tried to calm it down because honestly I no longer care what City do. They can win every game they have left, but so can we. The difference being that if we win all our games but we then lose in the Derby we are still in the driving seat to win the title. Which is funny considering come City fans were singing ‘We shall not be moved’ yesterday. Yes well done you won’t be moved from second place wh... Read more »
United take on Aston Villa at Old Trafford today. United find themselves 2 points behind City, who run riot vs Norwich yesterday. The 6-1 away win has piled pressure on United who now have to respond against Alex Mcliesh's side.
Sir Alex Ferguson has already suggested that the result against Wigan was a mere blip and his squad has what it takes to get the job done by winning the 20th league title.
However, the performance at the DW Stadium highlighted the tactical flaws United have had for most of the season.
A midfield of Carrick and Giggs just doesn't work for United. As great a player as they both are, they need the presence to a strong midfielder in the center who can perform the holding job. None of the mentioned midfielders fit the position, hence, having Scholes in th... Read more »