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Marcus Rashford 2018-19 Performances

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5.8 Average rating
31 Appearances
10 Goals
6 Assists
5 Yellow cards
1 Red card
  1. Feb 3, 2019

    Van Piorsing Lost his light sabre

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    Absolutely. Jose wanted men in his team, not kids but as a manager he was a short term solution just like in other cases of his career.
  2. Feb 3, 2019

    Harry190 Full Member

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    His heading ability has always been suspect, verging on shocking. Could be due to his sudden growth spurt. Gotta sort that out.
  3. Feb 3, 2019

    shamans Hoser

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    Just want to see Scholes hit a volley.
    He needs to get thicker. I know the CAF fitness experts will come out and talk about how being slim is everything but I want to see him become a unit. He's 21 can easily go through a Ronaldo like transformation!
  4. Feb 3, 2019

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    I was so certain that he was never hurt after scoring that goal, he has that arrogance in him that he probably felt he's too important to the team and did enough soon after he scored and then faked an injury afterward and cruised through the entire game.

    He was poor other than the goal, and he really should have scored prior to that yet again.

    We can't afford our main striker to keep on missing these easy chances, it's basically an equivalent to any defenders making defensive errors that lead to a goal.
  5. Feb 3, 2019

    Djemba-Djemba Full Member

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    Adding on unnecessary muscle didn't work for Memphis, Valencia or Lukaku.

    I don't think he needs to get any bigger.
  6. Feb 3, 2019

    bosnian_red Worst scout to ever exist

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    He's going to be a star :drool:
    Incredible the transformation in his game the last few months, but especially kicking on since Ole came in. Between him, Martial and Pogba... that's our future and if they all stay at United, we'll definitely win a title with them IMO.
  7. Feb 3, 2019

    shamans Hoser

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    Just want to see Scholes hit a volley.
    And worked for Zlatan and Ronaldo.

    Also, Lukaku become a much better player after his initial muscle gain. This whole gaining muscle after Belgium world cup stuff is just an excuse.
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    Djemba-Djemba Full Member

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    I think Lukaku was a much better player when he was lean.
  9. Feb 3, 2019

    Fracture90 Full Member

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    You think he was faking an injury in order to bait Leicester defenders?
  10. Feb 3, 2019

    manunited1919 Full Member

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    Yeah, he really needs to take some lessons on heading. He is poor at it. But he had a good game today, clearly our best forward. We can’t play Alexis and Lingard at the same time again, our whole front line just unravels. If we have Martial/Rashford/Lingard all 3 will do better than today.
  11. Feb 3, 2019

    Golden Nugget Full Member

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    What is this nonsense.
  12. Feb 3, 2019

    Sylar Full Member

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    Great finish. I reckon that position is where hes best, on the right hand side of the box (attacking wise) and on his right foot. Seen him score quite a few from that position (two that immediately pop to mind vs Spurs this season, vs Chelsea in Joses first season)
  13. Feb 3, 2019

    MyOnlySolskjaer Creator of Player Performance threads

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    That right side signing is going to be make or break.
  14. Feb 3, 2019

    ManRed Full Member

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    Imagine Jadon Sancho on the right :drool: 6-8 years of our future attack sorted
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    bosnian_red Worst scout to ever exist

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    Pogba's only 25, Martial just turned 23 and Rashford recently turned 21.... You would think that over the next 5 years of Pogba being at his prime (if he stays here) that we'll manage to sort out the right side :lol:
    Same with the center back. There's only so many times you can feck up before you stumble on a solution, and I think we're really set up for success with those 3, not to mention De Gea being in goal, Shaw being only 23, and so on. Who knows, maybe Greenwood comes in and beats out whoever we buy this summer and becomes a top player and completes that front 3 for us.
  16. Feb 3, 2019

    nycender New Member

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    He is going to be frightening in a few years, and he’s ours! :devil:
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    El Jefe Full Member

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    Lukaku's lean and Rashford's lean are very different. Rashford could definitely do with filling out a little because currently he lacks the upper body strength to hold of quite a lot of PL centre backs.
  18. Feb 3, 2019

    deafepl Full Member

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    I like Rashford but I noticed when Pogba was driving balls, Rashford were behind him, it happened often. Off balls, he was good, pressing and winning second balls back and movement but with balls, he needs to be in No.9 all time who can score a goal for us in the right position, otherwive he may not get a lot of chances like this if he were not moving or behind his teammate when we have balls.
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    shamans Hoser

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    Just want to see Scholes hit a volley.
    Dunno. As a young player in Chelsea he looked lean and then he bulked up at Everton and started doing very well. It's not like his pace has gone he can still burst hard.

    Also, Pogba used to be a skinny kid. Bulking up has made it near impossible to push him off of the ball.
  20. Feb 3, 2019

    breakout67 Full Member

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    This guy misses sitters for days but scores fantastic goals in his sleep. That touch to control Pogba's pass was amazing.
  21. Feb 3, 2019

    Minimalist Full Member

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    Great takedown and finish for the goal. Bad miss before it. Don't really remember much about his performance after that.
  22. Feb 3, 2019

    OL29 Full Member

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    Reminded me of Ronaldo’s 2nd goal in that 6-0 where he scored a hatrick.
  23. Feb 4, 2019

    KM I’m afraid I just blue myself Staff

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    The runs he makes are insane. Kept on noticing that whenever Pogba got the ball in the second half, he was making a run. Contrast that to Lukaku to whom Young had to point where to run inspite of him being fresh.
  24. Feb 4, 2019

    kouroux 45k posts to finally achieve this tagline

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    That first touch was liquid. Set him up beautifully for the strike
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    Patrick08 Full Member

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    Don't think so. He's is good as he is.
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    kouroux 45k posts to finally achieve this tagline

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    Exactly. He'll grow as he gets older and get stronger without necessarily increasing in weight dramatically. He's pretty strong for a player of his age who often have to face grown men at their physical peak
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    Fracture90 Full Member

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    Homie are we still talking about Rashers here?:D
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    Cockney Phil Full Member

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    I find myself flinching when he goes down for a tackle knowing his absence would be a huge blow for us and Ole. The transformation of his standing within the squad is mega this season.
  29. Feb 4, 2019

    roonster09 Correctly predicted France to win World Cup 2018

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    Like few mentioned, when Pogba gets the ball he just makes the runs. This is something he said (or ole) said in one of the interviews.

    He is having very good season and looks like a player good enough to lead the line, more importantly he is not limited player. He makes the runs, he can create chances for others out of nothing and also scores goals out of nothing now and then.
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    Fracture90 Full Member

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    His post match interview is great, what a top lad he is!
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    Kostov Full Member

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    I think he wasn't at his best yesterday, yet a wonderful first touch and finish for the goal. I hope that limp he had in the first half is nothing and he is fit to go.
  32. Feb 4, 2019

    haram Full Member

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    Great finish :drool:
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    Patrick08 Full Member

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    Yeah, people considering ronaldo as a benchmark for every player and individual is an unrealistic expectation. Rashford has a great core strength already and his lean frame helps in movements so nicely.

    What ronaldo had is better ball control and better balance and a lower centre of gravity , along with his tenacity and core strength, which rashford lacks at times and get dispossessed, its not his thin frame which is responsible for that.
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    kouroux 45k posts to finally achieve this tagline

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    Ronaldo's freak nature is what ultimately got him injured, it wasn't sustainable like that long term with playing the way he was.
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    shahzy New Member

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    To an extant. As a guy whos into bodybuilding I'll tell you right now it would be stupid for Marcus to do that, he'd lose his speed and most importantly his dynamism. He can gain a little bit of muscle but really it's not necessary for football
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    Mr PG New Member

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    Teams have started man-marking Pogba affecting our fluency at the front as Pogba has played deeper to find space.
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    Vanya Full Member

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    His movement is excellent. His finishing will improve if he keeps playing the no.9 role and regularly puts himself in goal scoring positions.

    But he needs to be more relentless and needs to
    be switched ON for 90 mins and not just for short stretches in the game.

    The game against PSG will be a huge test against the likes of Silva, Kimpembe and Marquinhos. They struggled against Lyons pace in wide areas last night and with low crosses from the sides. If Martial and Lingard and our full backs are on their game, Rashford will have plenty of opportunities to show that hes not far behind Mbappe.
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    SATA Full Member

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    Turning into a special player. He has that special X factor in him, like Mbappe does. Both are incredible talents and we have one of the two :drool:
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    Disappointed he missed the header. These chances will turn him into a 2/3 goal a game player as opposed to the one on counters.
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    shamans Hoser

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    Just want to see Scholes hit a volley.
    How come pogba didnt lose his speed. If anything Pogba has become sharper since bulking