“You noticed Casemiro did it two weeks in the past and Eriksen does it on a regular basis”


Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has criticized Scott McTominay and Fred for not with the ability to take the ball on the half flip.

Scholes, who made 718 appearances for the Pink Devils throughout his illustrious profession, questioned why the pair cannot do what Casemiro and Christian Eriksen made look really easy.

Erik ten Hag clearly noticed his midfield’s capability on the ball as an issue as he tried to usher in Frenkie de Jong from Barcelona. He in the end failed to usher in his former participant and as an alternative, Manchester United purchased Casemiro from Actual Madrid for an astronomical sum of money.

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Whereas the five-time Champions League winner is but to begin a league recreation for the Pink Devils, Scholes is impressed with how he makes use of the ball. The pundit additionally slated the often-maligned duo of McTominay and Fred, because the pundit advised Gary Neville on The Overlap (as per The Metro):

“I don’t keep in mind which recreation it was however [United] had been overwhelmed and I used to be a bit bit onerous on Scott and Fred however that they had their backs to purpose on a regular basis.

“When they’re receiving the ball with their again to purpose on a regular basis, it’s the solely approach they will go. A midfielder ought to at all times obtain the ball on the half flip to allow them to nonetheless see their defenders and their ahead.

“You noticed Casemiro did it two weeks in the past and Eriksen does it on a regular basis. Small issues like that simply annoy me as a result of I believe if you’re enjoying at Manchester United, you have to be able to doing that. You need to count on that.”

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The 30-year-old playmaker arrived at Previous Trafford over the summer season after his contract expired at Brentford. He has since began each recreation for the Pink Devils, who’ve gained 4 Premier League video games in a row with him in midfield alongside McTominay and Bruno Fernandes.

Scholes has been extraordinarily impressed with how the Denmark worldwide controls the sport from midfield, describing him as ‘good’. The previous England midfielder acknowledged:

“He is aware of the place he’s on the pitch and he is aware of the place different persons are on the pitch. The right instance of a participant who performs with intelligence and performs along with his mind. He’s only a intelligent participant.”

Edited by Akshay Saraswat


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