Marcus Rashford image 10

Marcus Rashford England flag

2019-20 Performances


View full 2019-20 profile

5.7 Season Average Rating
Appearances
21
Goals
14
Assists
4
Yellow cards
2

VJ1762

Full Member
Joined
Mar 2, 2017
Messages
918
It is nice to see he is doing something for the community. Homelessness is a problem everywhere, and he is contributing to tackling it. We often hear about how these multi-millionaires live in a bubble, so it is good to hear stuff like this.
 

Inigo Montoya

Leave Wayne Rooney alone!!
Joined
Oct 1, 2008
Messages
22,601
It is nice to see he is doing something for the community. Homelessness is a problem everywhere, and he is contributing to tackling it. We often hear about how these multi-millionaires live in a bubble, so it is good to hear stuff like this.
Multi millionaires do love in a bubble, it's only when they're footballers they're expected to put something back into the community and live humble lives.

The rest of the City bigwigs go about their business,amassing wealth, with impunity.

Double standards? Of course not
 

VJ1762

Full Member
Joined
Mar 2, 2017
Messages
918
Multi millionaires do love in a bubble, it's only when they're footballers they're expected to put something back into the community and live humble lives.

The rest of the City bigwigs go about their business,amassing wealth, with impunity.

Double standards? Of course not
I agree. But still, it is nice to hear stuff like this. I think one of the reasons for people expecting footballers to put something back is because they are constantly under the public eye so everything is scrutinised.
 

Shark

@NotShark
Joined
Feb 1, 2012
Messages
20,389
Location
Ireland
"Ole is a great guy and he has the club's interests at heart so there's not a better person for the job in my opinion."

Lovely quote, but we already know Ole is a great guy and has the clubs best interest at heart. Can he take the club to the level it should be at, is the more demanding question. Even SAF didn't get to where he was by being a great guy, you need some nastiness in you too.
 

MyOnlySolskjaer

Creator of Player Performance threads
Joined
Nov 27, 2014
Messages
15,965
Location
Player Performance Threads
"Ole is a great guy and he has the club's interests at heart so there's not a better person for the job in my opinion."

Lovely quote, but we already know Ole is a great guy and has the clubs best interest at heart. Can he take the club to the level it should be at, is the more demanding question. Even SAF didn't get to where he was by being a great guy, you need some nastiness in you too.
As a player he dealt with that question well. He didn't say anymore than he needed to.
 

HowYouDoin

New Member
Newbie
Joined
Aug 25, 2019
Messages
95
I often make this point with my non United supporting friends and I get laughed at but I will say it here again.
I really feel that from now we will start seeing the ascendance of Rashford not only as our best player but as one of the best players in world football too.
I am still very very high on Rashford (I know some some smartass will quote the very high part) and I feel he is starting to put it together. Plays regularly at his best position, confidence, skills, its all coming along. Just watch.
 

Scholsey2004

Full Member
Joined
May 12, 2016
Messages
2,346
Location
Barnsley
"Ole is a great guy and he has the club's interests at heart so there's not a better person for the job in my opinion."

Lovely quote, but we already know Ole is a great guy and has the clubs best interest at heart. Can he take the club to the level it should be at, is the more demanding question. Even SAF didn't get to where he was by being a great guy, you need some nastiness in you too.
He hasn't hesitated to get rid of players he didn't want/need though, including Chris smalling which must have been an eye opener in the squad so he clearly can be brutal when he feels necessary.
 

nycender

New Member
Newbie
Joined
May 10, 2018
Messages
269
Feel like he’s going to start banging then in with impunity the second half of the season.
 

flappyjay

Full Member
Joined
Feb 12, 2016
Messages
2,614
Fantastic but could have done more there are times I wish he had passed the ball. Like in the end when James was in acres of space. If we can get Pogba, McTominay and yes Matic back our front three would do so well
 

Sara125

Full Member
Joined
Oct 3, 2015
Messages
825
Location
London
Good of him to get a goal but he always does this thing where he runs into 3-4 opposition players thinking he can take them on and it’s frustrating
 

KM

I’m afraid I just blue myself
Staff
Joined
Sep 18, 2008
Messages
47,576
He's brilliant. Always said that some of the stick he was getting was very excessive. His output has been amazing this season.
 

Obiorahking_

Full Member
Joined
Mar 17, 2015
Messages
3,253
7 goals and still 5 games away from half way...on pace for 20+ for season
 

roonster09

Correctly predicted France to win World Cup 2018
Scout
Joined
May 10, 2009
Messages
20,965
That cross was fantastic, Goal + assist in the game.

He is in very good goal scoring form.

 

girish

I too love women...for their shoes.
Joined
Jul 23, 2004
Messages
13,851
Location
Kerala,India
Good of him to get a goal but he always does this thing where he runs into 3-4 opposition players thinking he can take them on and it’s frustrating
He's absolutely brainless most of the time. And selfish.
 

Irwin99

Full Member
Joined
Aug 6, 2018
Messages
1,962
Got dominated for most of the game but kept at it and was the biggest factor in the turnaround . That cross for Greenwood :drool:
 

charlenefan

Far less insightful than the other Charley
Joined
Aug 17, 2005
Messages
21,205
Another (well taken) goal is the most positive thing from what was a pretty invisible performance

Nice cross as well
 

Devil may care

Full Member
Joined
Jan 7, 2010
Messages
31,761
The whole team was crapfor 75 minutes, fact is Rashford popped up with a fantastic assist and goal, so close to it being the winner as well.
 

Walters_19_MuFc

Full Member
Joined
Sep 3, 2013
Messages
18,843
Location
Birmingham
Really impressive stats, especially when you look at the lack of creativity in our team.

Regards today, like our other attacking players, I felt he was very quiet and Sheff Utd's back line got the better of him. However, two moments of magic scored us two goals and should have probably gone on to win the game.

He's in tremendous form. Long may it continue.
 

OL29

Full Member
Joined
Sep 17, 2010
Messages
2,092
Location
Manchester
That was such an inviting cross for Greenwood’s goal, he’s really a player for the important moments.
 

Stadjer

Full Member
Joined
Apr 5, 2013
Messages
3,138
Location
The Netherlands
He's absolutely brainless most of the time. And selfish.
He is. A shot late in the game showed that too. He did wonderfull to get the ball free and made two Sheffield players look stupid but he ruined the moment with a shot out of the stadium.

You cant really train a player football intelligence but when they get more experienced it does improve. Besides that i think his good attributes overshadow his less good attributes.

He is a good player but maybe misses the football intelligence to be absolute world class.
 

Adam-Utd

Part of first caf team to complete Destiny raid
Joined
Sep 10, 2010
Messages
22,826
Can't really blame him early on as none of our forwards got into the game, we suffered with their pressing way too much.

He's on a really good run recently though, that cross was beautiful for greenwood and he looked a huge threat all 2nd half. His goal was nicely taken too.
 

RedStarUnited

Full Member
Joined
Mar 25, 2008
Messages
6,208
I'm excited to see what he can do in a proper system.
He has more personal issues to handle before the system can help.

He is actually having a very good season, if he was a bit smarter he would be having a tremendous season. With small tweaks he can be so much better.
 

FrankDrebin

Don't call me Shirley
Newbie
Joined
Aug 25, 2019
Messages
1,118
Location
Police Squad
Supports
A Alien invasion.
He still has those moments where he runs,head down,down blind alleys but we'd be absolutely buggered if he were to pick up a injury at the present time.
 

simplyared

Full Member
Joined
Nov 29, 2017
Messages
2,427
Location
somewhere ouside the UK
No doubt he's our biggest asset. Ok he squanders some opportunities but he's our most dangerous player by a mile. His stamina is insane. What the feck do they feed him on??
No other player in the PL can match him for speed with the ball at their feet.
 

Bebestation

Full Member
Joined
Oct 9, 2019
Messages
271
Supports
An adult TV Channel
United don't have a midfield, a creator of chances nor a CAM, you could argue we hardly have attacking wing backs, we go out every week with different formations and different players & things far far away from anything consistent - yet you have people wondering about Rashford's footballing IQ & whether if that will ever improve.

As others have said - Rashford & Co deserve a manager and a tactic that is consistent, doesn't change, that he can improve within alongside the players he plays with.

Hopefully he gets that soon.
 

Pass and Move

Full Member
Joined
Jul 15, 2014
Messages
483
I think the issue with Rashford, as others have alluded to, and the reason he gets criticism when his stats suggest it may be unwarranted, are that despite putting up decent numbers, he's an incredibly frustrating player who should be doing better than he is. This may seem like a harsh judgement, but there are multiple times each match where his decision making costs us. Whether it's holding on to the ball too long, or shooting from ridiculous angle, he so often denies us goal scoring opportunities.

I have the opinion that he's got potential to be a top five forward worldwide if he can address his decision making. He's as much ability as Mane, Salah, better than Willian, and potentially as good as Sterling, but they seem to utilize the ball better than him over the course of 90 minutes right now.
 

SATA

Full Member
Joined
Nov 8, 2005
Messages
10,257
Location
We all love United
He is for me better and will be much more improved than his current ability than Anthony Martial will ever be. I just feel Marcus is more driven to do so. Glad we have both of them though