Manchester United followers wish to see a partnership of Harry Maguire and Eric Bailly in defence in opposition to Tottenham on Sunday.
United have had a combined begin to the season, with their opening day 3-1 defeat to Crystal Palace being adopted up with a dramatic 3-2 victory over Brighton.
The defending from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s facet in each video games, nevertheless, was removed from ultimate. Towards Palace Victor Lindelof was concerned in every of the three targets conceded as he made a listing of errors and gave away an unlucky penalty.
It was the same story on the south coast as Brighton had 18 pictures on aim, with United lucky that they solely managed to attain from two of them. One was one other needlessly given away penalty whereas the opposite got here as poor positioning allowed Solly March to nod dwelling.
On account of their poor performances on the again followers wish to see some adjustments be made on the coronary heart of defence for Sunday’s conflict in opposition to prime 4 rivals Spurs.
M.E.N. Sport requested supporters: “What ought to United’s centre-back partnership be in opposition to Tottenham?”
The overwhelming winner with 87.6 per cent of the 7,710 votes was the pairing of Maguire and Bailly. The Ivorian spent the overwhelming majority of final season on the sidelines however now again absolutely match and put in a formidable show in opposition to Brighton within the Carabao Cup on Wednesday.
He performed alongside Lindelof within the 3-Zero victory and off the again of that clear sheet their partnership has truly come second in our ballot with 7.four per cent of the vote. Followers had been clearly impressed by the duo and a few wish to see it examined in a league fixture.
In third place got here Maguire and Lindelof, which has been Solskjaer’s first selection pairing for various months however has proven vital flaws up to now this season, with simply 3.1 per cent of the vote. In final place got here ‘different’ with 1.9 per cent, with some supporters are clamouring to see highly-rated teenager Teden Mengi get an opportunity within the facet.