Manchester United interim supervisor Ralf Rangnick stated on Friday that his successor Erik ten Hag might want to carry out “open-heart surgical procedure” on the English giants if they’re to return to their glory days.
United had been thrashed 4-0 by Liverpool midweek, a defeat which left them in sixth place within the desk, 23 factors behind leaders and neighbours Man Metropolis.
Additionally they face an uphill battle to succeed in the Champions League subsequent season.
“One of many only a few good issues is that it’s crystal clear. You don’t even want glasses to analyse and to see the place the issues are,” stated 63-year-old Rangnick.
“So, now it’s solely about how can we remedy them? For me, it’s clear it’s not sufficient to do some little, minor amendments, some little points right here and there, some minor beauty issues.
“No, in medication you’ll see that is an operation on the open coronary heart, so there are extra issues to be modified than some little issues right here and a few minor issues there, and that is the nice factor.”
Ajax supervisor Ten Hag will face an enormous process subsequent season to revive United after a fifth consecutive trophyless marketing campaign.
The 52-year-old Dutchman turns into the fifth everlasting supervisor at Previous Trafford since Alex Ferguson’s retirement in 2013 despatched the 20-time English champions into decline.
Ten Hag is heading in the right direction to win his third league title with Ajax and took the Dutch membership to the semi-finals of the Champions League in 2019 for the primary time in 22 years.