The MU star suddenly spoke to ‘respond’ to coach Ten Hag

January 18, 2023

Center-back Raphael Varane made statements in stark contrast to the views of coach Erik Ten Hag right after the victory over Man City…

On the evening of January 14, in the framework of round 20 of the English Premier League, Manchester United won 2-1 against rivals Manchester City. Despite being led by the away team, the Red Devils successfully came back thanks to goals from Bruno Fernandes and Marcus Rashford, thereby keeping 3 points at Old Trafford.

Defeating Man City, MU narrowed the gap with the opponent to only 1 point. In addition, they are only 9 points behind the top team Arsenal. In the context of the Premier League just halfway through, the chance of Man United’s championship is still present. However, coach Ten Hag does not think so, he thinks that now is not the time to talk about the championship.

The fans can dream of winning the title but we don’t. We have to keep our feet on the ground and the whole team still has a lot to improve. Man Utd has a long way to go. You have to be resilient in the face of pain, fight hard when faced with challenges ,” the Dutch strategist said after the Manchester Derby.

Although coach Ten Hag is not too confident about his team’s ability to reach the top of England, his student – midfielder Raphael Varane has dreamed of this.  “Everything is possible in the immediate future. We will try to solve each game one by one. But the race is still very long and there will be many difficulties in the journey to surpass Arsenal,” said the French international.

Manchester United are in great form in recent times. The Old Trafford team has had 9 consecutive victories in all competitions, including 5 in the Premier League, thereby firmly consolidating the 4th position. Coach Erik Ten Hag’s teachers and students will come as guests on Crystal’s field. Palace on Thursday (January 16) before facing the real test – the top team Arsenal on Sunday night.