Manchester United secured Champions League football with a wave of optimism behind them last season, but supporters couldn’t be more pessimistic as they approach their opening game of the 2023/24 campaign against Bayern Munich.
The Red Devils have plunged into crisis mode after they were methodically brushed aside by Brighton & Hove Albion without much resistance at the weekend. Erik ten Hag’s side were lifeless without possession and often devoid of ideas with it as the Seagulls cruised to a 3-1 victory.
And it doesn’t get much easier for Ten Hag, who takes his crumbling outfit to Bavaria on Wednesday night.
Buoyed by the arrival of a certain Harry Kane, Bayern Munich are aiming to challenge Manchester City in Europe this season, but Thomas Tuchel has several issues to iron out if the Bavarian giants are to re-emerge as a genuine Champions League contender.
Bayern were held in the Bundesliga on Friday night as Bayer Leverkusen struck late on the share the spoils.
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