Man Utd labelled the new Arsenal with Ralf Rangnick slammed for disgraceful decisions

Man Utd labelled the new Arsenal with Ralf Rangnick slammed for disgraceful decisions

Former striker Gabriel Agbonlahor has dubbed Manchester United “the new Arsenal.” Ralf Rangnick’s tactical choices, according to ex-Aston Villa captain Agbonlahor, are a “disgrace.”

This year, United will be with out a trophy for the fifth time in a row. They are battling for a location in the best 4, and Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Leicester set a further dent in their possibilities.

Concerning 2005 and 2014, Arsenal went nine decades with no profitable a trophy, and they have not won the Premier League because 2004. Mikel Arteta has led the Gunners to back again-to-again eighth-put finishes in the Premier League because the departure of Arsene Wenger.

Even so, with two video games remaining, Arteta’s side is 3 details ahead of United. And, according to Agbonlahor, the two titans have swapped places in the leading flight.

On talkSPORT, he said: “Where is Manchester United’s battle to qualify for the Champions League? Manchester United’s failure to end fourth is a catastrophe for the soccer club.

“On a Thursday afternoon, they could be actively playing in the Mickey Mouse Cup [Europa Conference League]. Manchester United has taken on the role of Arsenal.

“They’ve been dubbed the “new Arsenal.” Arsenal has pushed Manchester United down the table, and points are looking up for the Gunners.”

Rangnick, the interim manager, started out the match from Leicester without the need of a recognized ahead. Agbonlahor has also chastised the German for his tactical decisions.

He ongoing, ” “Just acquire a appear at how the great have fallen. You’ve by no means seen just about anything like it from Manchester United.

“It was unpleasant to view Manchester United participate in a untrue nine in the first 50 percent because there was no intensity and no a person making an attempt to get the ball again. I’m not guaranteed if they’ve been looking at Guy Metropolis this period and feel they can do it, but the to start with fifty percent was excruciating.

“Marcus Rashford is not starting off mainly because [Edinson] Cavani and [Cristiano] Ronaldo are wounded. Rangnick’s tactical choices ended up a shame, and that group of gamers are shortchanging Manchester United supporters.”

Rangnick said over the weekend that his workforce will not give up on fourth right up until their destiny is resolved. He stated, ” “It’s achievable as lengthy as it is mathematically achievable.

But, irrespective of how possible it is, it is our job and accountability to do all the things we can to stop the time on a superior observe, for ourselves, our supporters, and for everybody. That signifies preparing for an absent recreation towards Everton, which they will try to win.”