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Ashley Young 2018-19 Performances

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5.2 Average rating
37 Appearances
3 Goals
4 Assists
6 Clean sheets
13 Yellow cards
1 Red card
  1. Feb 3, 2019

    ottosec Full Member

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    Worst player on the pitch today.
  2. Feb 3, 2019

    deafepl Full Member

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    We need to upgrade him if we want to counter when intercepting balls, he always clearance balls for Lecister City to invite unnecessary pressure.
  3. Feb 3, 2019

    The Firestarter Full Member

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    Same. It's infuriating, and he has always done this.
  4. Feb 3, 2019

    Tiber Full Member

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    Ok maybe I'm wrong. Please educate me by telling us more about this attacking prowess?
  5. Feb 3, 2019

    Devil may care Full Member

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    Second best on the pitch? No wonder that was according to a site with the word fantasy in it, any defense of the stinker he had today is just further proof of how far standards have been lowered.
  6. Feb 3, 2019

    abdo99 Full Member

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    Please @GifLord when he missed simple pass with 3 players waiting on the left.
    1st half . So so poor
  7. Feb 3, 2019

    Idxomer Full Member

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    Bar the occasional good cross every 5 games and Liverpool game last season, I think he's been terrible both defensively and offensively for over a year now.

    We badly need to offload him because as far as "anti-football" goes, he's always been the poster boy of it in the last few years and not Fellaini.
  8. Feb 3, 2019

    AJ10 Full Member

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    Needs to be replaced. IMO He makes everyone panic for some reason (not that others are calm).
  9. Feb 3, 2019

    GifLord The gif that keeps on giffing

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    which min?
  10. Feb 3, 2019

    Goalfather Full Member

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    He provided an attacking option on the right flank and defensively he was solid and did not make any significant mistakes. He was no worse than Shaw but he continues to get flack from fans every game.
  11. Feb 3, 2019

    Juan King Dead New Member

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    Been "hating" him, Valencia and Fellaini for years, but give him some credit. It was a very average performance, true, but he is the best in this position right now. Get rid of him, yes. But be patient till he leaves us because sometimes his performances are good and he is consistently average.
  12. Feb 3, 2019

    Tiber Full Member

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    Ah provided an 'option'

    That really puts those who think he was dreadful in their place
  13. Feb 3, 2019

    klayton88 Full Member

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    My MOTM. Thought he was a great no.10. For Leiecster.
  14. Feb 3, 2019

    Hoof The Ball Full Member

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    That over-hit through-ball to Lingard yards away, which resulted instead in a Leicester goal kick, is about as atypical of a Young final ball as you could possibly find.
  15. Feb 3, 2019

    MadDogg Full Member

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    Sad thing is that he still provides significantly more going forward than Valencia and Darmian do. At least he makes runs and moves into the right positions, and he normally plays better balls forward (although that aspect has been off the last few games).
  16. Feb 3, 2019

    Hoof The Ball Full Member

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    "Provided an option or outlet"

    Is about as generic and vague a compliment as you can possibly find. Almost every single FB in the league provides an option or an outlet. Matter of fact, full-back's by design are there to provide an option or an outlet for a congested midfield. How is this an accomplishment?

    A compliment would be, "he pushed up wide and high and provided an attacking threat by pushing the opposition full-back backwards", and not, "he was there, in that space on the field, when the others needed him."

    Such low expectations.
  17. Feb 3, 2019

    yfoFC Full Member

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    This is the moment you dropped the ball..
  18. Feb 3, 2019

    Sauldogba New Member

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    He is fecking pathetic.
    That was actually disgraceful.
  19. Feb 3, 2019

    gorky_utd New Member

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    Really bad game from him.
  20. Feb 3, 2019

    Based Adnan New Member

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    Just like Fellaini expectations of Young have been lowered so when he does poorly it's seen as a good performance.

    Fellaini going a game without a mistake costing us a goal was considered a good performance. Now Ashley Young doing something as basic as providing us an option (as a fecking full back lol) is now seen as him having a good game.
  21. Feb 3, 2019

    TrustInJanuzaj Full Member

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    Hes clearly the biggest weakness in this team. Frankly I cannot believe that after that performance he has people defending him still, he literally cant complete 5 yard passes and thats a massive reason why we surrender possession so cheaply. Honestly RB has to be one of the first positions we look at in the summer because we are lacking severe quality.
  22. Feb 3, 2019

    Alabaster Codify7 Full Member

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    Our FB positions are terrible really for a big club. We're gonna have to limp to the finish line with what we have though.
  23. Feb 3, 2019

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    How bad is Dalot in training :confused:
  24. Feb 3, 2019

    Foxbatt Full Member

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    He was terrible. He was our worst player today . They just went past him whenever they wanted.
    I don't care about his crossing too much. He is a defender and he couldn't defend for his life today.
  25. Feb 3, 2019

    MuranoLover Full Member

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    Still running more than Lukaku in the last game minute
  26. Feb 3, 2019

    Sylar Full Member

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    The problem is how much of the ball comes to him and thus requires at least a competent cross. It makes no sense why his crossing especially in so much space, is terrible. He either under hits it badly or over hits it to a point it needs to be rescued from going for a throw.
  27. Feb 3, 2019

    LingiBW New Member

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    Time we found a better alternative. Even simple things like taking throw ins is a chore for him.

    He's part of the reason why our midfield is always suspect because the RCM always has to cover for him more than what could be deemed acceptable
  28. Feb 3, 2019

    Wednesday at Stoke Full Member

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    For a winger playing fullback, his quality going forward has been nothing short of shocking. Valencia isn't much worse.
  29. Feb 3, 2019

    abdo99 Full Member

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    I don't remember exactly but certain it was in the last 15 minutes of the 1st half. Such an alarming lack of quality.
  30. Feb 3, 2019

    Heardy Full Member

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    Amazed at some of the replies in this thread. Was at the game and thought he had a decent game.

    He had a lot to do today on the right side and didn’t get much cover from jesse.
  31. Feb 3, 2019

    Negan New Member

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    For me, he should be replaced by Ricardo Pereira. We would benefit massively from that on the right side.
  32. Feb 3, 2019

    Charlie Foley Full Member

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    At least this one didn’t shit in his mouth
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    Red00012 New Member

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    I actually thought Dalot would start either Burnley or today.
  34. Feb 3, 2019

    Santoryo ripping the reward

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    No way. Shaw wasn't surrendering possession everytime he got on the ball. Young is just wasteful in general and seem to panic even when there is really no need to.

    His insistence to always play a ball that would likely end up at the feet of opponents put us under constant pressure. He also get caught in no man's land a bit too much.
  35. Feb 3, 2019

    Goalfather Full Member

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    How many goals are scored when the full back is not where he is supposed to be when others need him. If memory serves me correctly that is how we scored against Arsenal by exploiting Kolasinac's propensity to venture up the filed with no defensive cover.

    Ashley Young at 33 has done a hell of a job for us playing both full back and wingback positions in a dysfunctional team with little fluidity and has won the confidence of both Jose and now Ole. He is not world class but he is far from being a shite player.
  36. Feb 3, 2019

    AltiUn likes playing with swords after fantasies

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    He didn't defend stoutly, he was torn to shreds, every attack of theirs came down his side.

    That was another bad performance, he needs benching.
  37. Feb 3, 2019

    stepic Full Member

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    Anyone who thought he had a good game today needs to get their head checked. Constantly out of possession, gave the ball away on multiple occasions. He’s shocking. Definitely weak link.
  38. Feb 3, 2019

    Minimalist Full Member

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    Actually thought he was decent today. One of our better players but then again, it was a scrappy game that suited him.
  39. Feb 3, 2019

    breakout67 Full Member

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    Ashley Young plays because we have no one there to play except a kid. Our right side has been shite for several years now, new attacker on that side at a minimum.
  40. Feb 3, 2019

    Sean_RedDevil Twitter bot

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    + his crossing is scandalous.