Jamie Redknapp doesn’t imagine Ralf Rangnick’s 4-2-2-2 set-up works and he has recommended that the Manchester United boss has been “making up methods”.
Rangnick was appointed as Man Utd’s interim supervisor firstly of December. Earlier than Monday evening’s recreation versus Wolves, he had gained three of his 5 video games in cost.
However he suffered his first defeat in opposition to Bruno Lage’s aspect. United had been outplayed by Wolves as they fell to a 1-0 defeat at Previous Trafford.
F365 says: Rangnick and Man Utd clueless in Wolves stroll
The successful purpose got here late on as Joao Moutinho’s effort discovered the online from the sting of the penalty space.
Man Utd are seventh within the Premier League. Subsequent up for them within the league is a visit to Villa Park to face Steven Gerrard’s Aston Villa.
United are 4 factors adrift of the Champions League locations however they’ve a recreation in hand over fourth-placed Arsenal.
Redknapp advised Sky Sports activities post-match that Man Utd “by no means had management” in opposition to Wolves:
“We talk about managers coming into the sport and he got here in with this famed 4-2-2-2 system – it doesn’t work.
“If you come right here, you need to have the appropriate gamers, it doesn’t matter what system you play. Then he went to a 3 on the again, as we speak he performed 4-4-2 and on the finish of it, I feel he’s making up methods. There was no actual id of how they had been attempting to play.
“The Watford efficiency [losing 4-1 in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s last game] was an actual low for Manchester United, however I’m positive the Manchester United followers could have seemed as we speak and thought, ‘At the very least we’ll look to be thrilling going ahead’, however there was nothing as we speak. They by no means had management of the sport.
“If you watch Manchester Metropolis play and all the perfect groups, they’ve management within the midfield. United by no means had any management of that midfield as we speak. By no means as soon as have they performed passes to one another, they by no means had a capability to simply take the sting out of the sport, to get some confidence.”
Redknapp went onto counsel that Man Utd “want to search out their Jurgen Klopp”:
“It may well’t get any worse after that efficiency. It doesn’t take a day or two days to make that change. These are unprecedented instances. If he’s your long run undertaking it’s good to give him time however you need to an concept of what you’re doing.
“At Liverpool it took 30 years till you discovered Jurgen Klopp. Man United want to search out their Klopp. I see too many gamers enjoying inside themselves. You’ll be able to’t assume you’ve made it on this recreation. The rationale Man Metropolis are the perfect crew is as a result of they work more durable than everybody else. Proper now United are placing in these performances too typically.”