Rio Ferdinand has been unrestrained in assessing Manchester United’s state of play throughout the campaign and the pundit is continuing to kick them while they tumble
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Rio Ferdinand identified five big problems at Manchester United as he pointed out Cristiano Ronaldo and Edinson Cavani.
There have been problems with Ralf Rangnick’s men this season and on the pitch as they prepare to hit their championship target. Premier League at the beginning of the year.
United are still in Champions League, however, when they face Atletico Madrid in the first leg of the round of 16, it is a tall order for them to go all the way in the competition.
Ferdinand did not hold back when assessing the state of the old team during the campaign.
And the pundit is continuing to kick them while they’re down because he thinks there are at least five key problems at Old Trafford.
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About United’s chances of winning Champions Leaguehe told BT Sport: “I don’t want them. I think they’re not near it in the league.
“Yes, it’s a knockout, it’s a little bit different, but I see three, four, maybe five teams that I would say lead. Manchester United at least to win this. ”
“You also need a degree of consistency to be able to perform, perform at home and away, and you have to get the job done. Sometimes, there comes a time when you think you can see something and then all of a sudden they took two steps back.”
“You need eleven 13 shots, fourteen players per game to come out and perform and Manchester United have been guilty of not being able to do enough of that.”
Ferdinand pointed out Ronaldo and Cavani and their ages as he pointed out the club’s poor recruiting.
He added: “When you bring in a manager, he can make this group of players play really well and suddenly it becomes a lot easier. But, I still think there are problems. about recruitment.
“You think of two centre-backs, Cavani and Cristiano, 37 and 34. That’s not a Man United centre-back, is it? Really?”
Ferdinand believes that Man United will have difficulty attracting big stars to Old Trafford, which has never been an issue for the past 20 years.
He said: “How do you sell the dream to the players? That’s important. You’re talking about recruiting players, saying you’re going to get one of the top young talents in the world. , how do you sell the club to him?
“There needs to be a direction, an understanding of where he’s going. You want to win. Man United can’t afford it, they can’t say it.”
https://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/man-utd-rio-ferdinand-ronaldo-26313907 Rio Ferdinand identifies five major problems at Man Utd and eliminates the Red Devils duo