Manchester United fans who have been bored to death with the football displayed under Louis Van Gaal has been assured that they will be playing an attacking football next season.
Jose Mourinho has stated that he want the team to play as they did under Sir Alex Ferguson.
The Portuguese manager has vowed to build a team that will display the Ferguson DNA and that they will display the same philosophy on the pitch. He said that he knows what the Manchester United fans want and that he is prepared to give them what they want.
Jose Mourinho is renowned for being pragmatic and adapting his tactics according to the opposition. There were fears by the Manchester United fans that he will be using the same tactics as he used at Chelsea by “parking the bus”. However, Mourinho wants to assure the fans that he does not have the intention of playing a boring football and that he will do everything he can to entertain them.
It is believed that the former Chelsea manager has already spoken to the senior players such as Rooney, De Gea, and Carrick and told them about his plans for the team. He stated that he would not be playing the slow and defensive-minded football favored by Louis van Gaal. He has also said that he will continue the Manchester United philosophy of bringing in academy players in the team. He stated that if a young player is good, he will play in the team irrespective of his age.
Manchester United fans have been increasingly frustrated in recent times with the poor performance of their team under Louis van Gaal and David Moyes. They will be hoping that Mourinho not only brings success but also beautiful football to Old Trafford.