Manchester United 2019-2020 Season
Manchester United are back and raring to go for what is set to be an epic 2019-20 season. New Club Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has begun making moves by bolstering his backline and creating a new world record by signing Leicester City’s Harry Maguire for a whopping £80million; the biggest fee ever paid for a defender. Maguire will wear No. 5 shirt for the Manchester United club this season. But will this be enough for Manchester United to bring their A game and take home the Premier League 2019-20 season win? There is only one way to find out, grab your tickets now to watch it all unfold live!
New Coach, New Chance of Victory for Manchester United in 2019-20?
Manchester United finished the 2018-19 season campaign under Portuguese coach José Mourinho in a less than desirable 6th place, and as a result trophy-less. There were high hopes for Mourinho, as he was previously an incredibly successful manager with 25 major honours however, this was not to be his fate at the helm of Manchester United. It was clear from early on that the tenure of Jose Mourinho was destined to be a short one when he became extremely vocal about his distain over the backing he’d received in the transfer market. This was followed by a string of unfortunate high-profile defeats against Manchester City, Liverpool and West Ham. Enter, new and current coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer who was originally appointed on an interim basis following the departure of Mourinho. However, on the back of an incredible 11 games unbeaten run, the former striker won the confidence of the club, and was given permanent tenure as the Manchester United team captain in chief. Fans around the world now wait to see what he and the team have instore for the 2019-20 Premier League season! These matches are sure to be history in the making.
History of Manchester United
Nicknamed "the Red Devils", the club was founded as Newton Heath LYR Football Club in 1878, changed its name to Manchester United in 1902 and moved to its current stadium, Old Trafford, in 1910. Over the years Manchester United have become one of the most popular and successful football clubs in the world, with an estimated Forbes valuation of £3Billion. They have an impressive track record, having won more trophies than any other club in English football history. This includes a record 20 League titles, 12 FA Cups, 5 League Cups and a record 21 FA Community Shields. United have also won 3 UEFA Champions Leagues, 1 UEFA Europa League, 1 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, 1 UEFA Super Cup, 1 Intercontinental Cup and 1 FIFA Club World Cup. In the 1998–99 season, the club became the first in the history of English football to achieve the continental European treble. By winning the UEFA Europa League in 2016–17, they became one of five clubs to have won all three main UEFA club competitions.