Romano: Rashford could leave Man United
Manchester United have had a rollercoaster season with longtime manager Ole Gunnar Solksjaer. fired after three years in November, and continued poor performance plaguing their campaign.
The team withdrew from both domestic competitions, are in trouble for a place in the top four and all that remains is to hope for the Champions League. However, there could now be another big hit for the club.
What is the word?
Popular transfer insider Fabrizio Romano tweeted this morning that Marcus Rashford is considering his future at his boyhood club Manchester United.
Roman wrote to his 7 million followers:
“Marcus Rashford is considering his future. He’s concerned about his lack of playing time, a source close to the Man Utd striker tells me – he’s always been a professional but he wants clarity. #MUFC”
“His current contract with Manchester United expires in June 2023.”
Fans will be disgusted
There’s no doubt fans will be disgusted to see one of their own considering a career change after coming through the academy and becoming one of the club’s most notable players on and off. ground.
He is a natural goalscorer and his charity off the pitch has become a symbol to which all young footballers in the country aspire.
However, there are clearly a number of Questions at Old Trafford that need to be resolved, and with the arrival of a new manager this summer, now may be the perfect time for the 24-year-old to part ways and find a new challenge somewhere he can be assured of first-team football without the pressures that come with being at United right now.
It’s no surprise the England striker feels like he has no choice but to leave to get some playing time, after the team selection came out ahead of the Manchester Derby, with Edinson Cavani and Cristiano Ronaldo absent from the squad, it looked like the perfect opportunity for Rashford to take the chance to prove his worth against the league champions.
Alas, Rangnick decided to snub the cast, playing Bruno Fernandes in Role 9 alongside Jadon Sancho and Anthony Elanga.
Should Rashford leave Man United?
That a midfielder was given the start in the striker role completely out of position will have spoken to Rashford, who is clearly fed up as Romano’s report on his future follows less than 24 hours later.
Manchester United now find themselves in a vulnerable position after their heavy loss to their neighbors yesterday, with Arsenal moving them into the top four, with three games to go against the Red Devils. As a result, Rangnick could be in big trouble if he fails to qualify for the Champions League for the club next season.
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