UK time is: 12:09:25
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Carrick Identifies Problem

As we sit and reflect on how the season has started, the fact that we keep finding ourselves chasing games concerns us.

Far too often, already this season, we`ve found ourselves behind and it is a trait that we need to get to grips with, it`s also something Michael Carrick has spoken about following the latest debacle, commenting,

"It`s not like us and it can`t keep happening. The positive is that we`ve come back to win three of them, so that showed the kind of resilience and character there is in the squad."

"But it`s not ideal. We`ve been making games a lot harder than they should be and it`s something we are looking to put right."


It is something we need to put right because if we don`t then the 'fear factor` associated with playing Manchester United disappears and we can`t have that can we!



Vital Man United on: facebook


Vital Man United on: twitter


Join Vital Man United

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!





Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Red Boy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday October 1 2012

Time: 4:49PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
The fear factor has vanished I'm sorry to say. Opponents know our midfield is lightweight and easily bypassed. Plus our defensive injury problems are well documented and not helped with Fergie swapping keepers what seems like every other game. If we can get a consistent back line this falling behind maybe prevented. It would also help if our players could be arsed turning up before halftime or in some cases at all.
MotorMad
Report Abuse
02/10/2012 08:17:00

The fear factor has vanished I'm sorry to say. Opponents know our midfield is lightweight and easily bypassed. Plus our defensive injury problems are well documented and not helped with Fergie swapping keepers what seems like every other game. If we can get a consistent back line this falling behind maybe prevented. It would also help if our players could be arsed turning up before halftime or in some cases at all.
MotorMad
Report Abuse
02/10/2012 08:17:00

Not really much more to add than what MotorMad has already been said. Personally don't think too many teams in the league fear going anywhere anymore to be honest. Anfield certainly isn't a fortress, nor is the emirates, Stamford bridge, white hart lane and, dare i say so far this season the etihad has been far from the fortress it was last season..
TheFamousNo7
Report Abuse
02/10/2012 20:57:00

Not really much more to add than what MotorMad has already been said. Personally don't think too many teams in the league fear going anywhere anymore to be honest. Anfield certainly isn't a fortress, nor is the emirates, Stamford bridge, white hart lane and, dare i say so far this season the etihad has been far from the fortress it was last season..
TheFamousNo7
Report Abuse
02/10/2012 20:57:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester United Articles

Penalty Taker Wanted! (Monday May 4 2015)

De Gea Deal Almost Done (Monday May 4 2015)

Herrera on Barcelona Radar (Sunday May 3 2015)

They Want How Much For Pogba? (Sunday May 3 2015)

45 million (Or a Swap)? (Sunday May 3 2015)

Archived Manchester United Articles

List All Vital United Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. TheFamousNo7 16

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Chelsea 35 25 8 2 42 83
2. Man City 35 21 7 7 35 70
3. Arsenal 34 21 7 6 33 70
4. Man Utd 35 19 8 8 24 65
5. Liverpool 35 18 7 10 11 61
6. Spurs 35 17 7 11 5 58
7. Southampton 35 17 6 12 20 57

Breaking League News

McGeady ready to get career back on track
Everton : 05/05/2015 12:00:00
Liverpool: VL's April 2015 Player Of The Month
Liverpool : 05/05/2015 11:51:01
Chelsea set for 20million bid
Everton : 05/05/2015 10:58:00
The Relegation Battle Run In - Villa Edging Safer!
Aston Villa : 05/05/2015 10:05:01
Can We Close The Widening Gap?
Spurs : 05/05/2015 09:25:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v West Brom (h)?
Suggested By:  Red Boy
De Gea 7%
Valencia 3%
McNair 1%
Smalling 0%
Blind 0%
Herrera 57%
Mata 5%
Rooney 1%
Fellaini 1%
Young 3%
Van Persie 7%
Falco 1%
Di Maria 7%
I'll Opt Out of This One! 7%