Manchester United were utterly humiliated at Liverpool’s Anfield after Mohamed Salah, Luis Diaz and Sadio Mane were all included in the goalscoring chart to make it a bad night for Ralf Rangnick’s men
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Liverpool raged as expected at Anfield as they beat their rivals 4-0 – just a goal shy of their win at Old Trafford earlier in the season. Mohamed Salah, Luis Diaz and Sadio Mane all made it into the top scorers list – the former grabbed a brace – to put the Reds ahead in time First League.
Manchester City face Brighton tonight at the Etihad as they attempt to reassert themselves in a title race that promises to go to the end. But while these two titans battle it out at the top, United can only watch from the gutter.
And for former Red Devils captain Keane, it only underscored his thoughts on the current squad – which is a million miles removed from the one he captained 20 years ago. He said after the game: “I think it was anger at the start of the season, now I just think it’s sadness. Look at the crew today, there was no heart, no soul, no leaders.
“They lacked quality, they were so far away. Look at the Manchester United fans, they don’t look surprised at how the goal ended. They kept going until the end but you felt like Liverpool could take a could score if they went forward .
“This football club is a mess from top to bottom. The fans don’t have time for the owners. They want new owners, a new manager and new players. It’s so sad to see because it’s not the club I have. ” played. It’s not what Manchester United stood for when I played for them, it’s just chalk and cheese. I don’t see a Manchester United team out there fighting or playing with pride.
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United are still struggling for a place in the top four this season and are three points adrift Tottenhamwho are currently in the position. However, the squad completely lacks confidence and Keane didn’t pull any punches.
The Irishman added: “Marcus Rashford played like a kid up front. Harry Maguire – last goal – his pass and defense were unacceptable, not good enough for Manchester United.
“So we have to use that word again – rebuild. United are sixth in the league – unbelievable. What the club have always had, in my experience, have been brilliant characters, people who would give anything for the club. But this side doesn’t have any. ” Soul. Even in her words afterwards, it’s very robotic and there’s no emotion.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/football/news/roy-keane-manchester-united-liverpool-26749793 Roy Keane says Man Utd are 'not the club I played for' as he reels off troubles