Talking Tactics – GW1

Man United 4 – West Ham 0 During the Premier League era United have regularly beaten their opponents through dynamic wing play but this game was won in the middle of the pitch. Juan Mata and Henrikh Mhkitaryan remained narrow throughout joining Paul Pogba and the impressive Nemanja Matic in central positions, thus outnumbering the…

José Mourinho’s summer shopping list

Every year, summer’s arrival can be pinpointed by a series of natural occurrences. Birds migrate north, the Arctic Circle enjoys 24 hours of light and the tabloids link Man United to every footballer under the sun. Ed Woodward’s fondness for adding zero’s to a cheque, reminiscent of a fourth grader adding x’s to a Valentines…