Former Manchester United gamers Paul Scholes and Owen Hargreaves had been in settlement after the win towards Omonia that Erik ten Hag nonetheless doesn’t have a nailed-on group.
The previous midfielders made the declare, including that the Dutch supervisor solely had 5 assured starters.
As per the 2, Ten Hag remains to be not sure of who to belief other than the 5.
Hargreaves instructed BT Sport by way of The Solar, “Luke Shaw got here into the aspect towards Everton, [Victor] Lindelof got here into the aspect, Casemiro got here into the aspect. So he’s nonetheless looking for the mix.”
“The remainder of the positions are up for grabs, so I believe there are auditions for these gamers to go on and play properly.”
The 41-year outdated’s feedback had been echoed by Scholes, who stated that Ten Hag was utilizing the Europa League as a chance to know his gamers higher and relaxation these he trusts.
Scholes remarked, “He’s not fairly certain what his greatest group is, [he is] not completely thrilled with the performances. The successful video games, yeah, however I don’t suppose he’s acquired the precise mix of what he really needs.”
It’s laborious to argue towards the 2 former United star’s arguments as they’re legitimate factors.
A number of supporters have barely questioned Ten Hag’s unwillingness to rotate and relaxation gamers, particularly with an upcoming match-packed and busy schedule that may see his aspect play video games each three or 4 days.
He might be lauded for placing out a powerful group each time however the threat is that accidents and bodily niggles may happen.
Nevertheless, Ten Hag is aware of greatest and has performed a commendable job to this point. He’ll undoubtedly be trying to have sure regulars from which level he can then conduct extra widespread rotations when wanted.
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