Some media outlets published articles putting Erik Ten Hag to the wall. Erik Ten Hag whose season is not going well so far was seen as the problem at Man United.
The articles stated that Erik Ten Hag has lost 50% of the dressing room. The players are confused of what is happening at the club.Unhappy with his style of play,they are training too hard and running to hard, yet they don’t know why they are running. The players want him to worry about how they feel and stop been too robotic. They are not happy how he is treating Jadon Sancho, he is training and eating with the kids.
After the articles surfaced everywhere, Manchester United released a statement,”Several media houses have been banned from our press conference. It happens for not publishing stories we don’t like but doing so without first contacting us to comment,challenge or even ponder the article.”
Erik Ten Hag later on released a statement,” I am absolutely sure the players got my back. The stories published are false and their is no issue in the dressing room. The players are with me,the comeback against Brentford,the game against Burnley and Fulham game you can see it clearly. Every time the team is out there they show great character, determination and endurance.”
” In every team there are players who are not playing or playing less and who are less happy.In some circumstances you need that and they have to wait for they chance.But no there are no issues. Some media house have been banned.They should’ve come to us first not go behind our back publishing false articles, that not right.”
Erik Ten Hag joined Manchester United last season from Ajax. He helped the team finish in the third position below Man City and Arsenal. I’m 38 games last year 23 wins,6 draws and 9 losses. This season they sit in the 7th position with 14 matches played 8 wins and 6 losses.