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Man Utd ‘add new name to manager shortlist’ in case trigger has to be pulled on Ten Hag.



Man United “add new name to manager shortlist” in the event that a trigger must be activated. Hag Ten HagAccording to reports,

Thomas Tuchel has been included on Manchester United’s shortlist of potential managers to succeed Erik ten Hag at Old Trafford. The present manager of the Red Devils has encountered mounting strain this season due to his squad having already suffered nine Premier League defeats.Ten Hag assumed leadership of United in the summer of 2022 and led the club to Carabao Cup victory and a Premier League third-place finish in his inaugural season. However, United have had a terrible start to the season, falling 16 points behind league leaders Liverpool and 11 points behind fourth-place Aston Villa.The Villa Aston.


United, a side that has failed to secure a victory in their last six Premier League matches, have managed to score a meager 24 goals in the league. Furthermore, they have an astonishingly negative goal difference, having conceded 29 strikes. The Red Devils also finished last in their Champions League group in December, which resulted in their elimination from Europe without the opportunity to advance to the Europa League.


Ten Hag will be operating on borrowed time in the coming weeks if his squad fails to achieve a certain degree of consistency. If the northwest titans conclude that the Dutchman is not the solution, they will be exceedingly motivated to perform their subsequent appointment flawlessly.


The Telegraph reports that United would evaluate Tuchel’s departure from Bayern Munich. Additionally, the German would welcome the opportunity to return to England, having guided Chelsea to Champions League and Club World Cup acclaim in 2021 and 2022, respectively.


Tuchel was named manager of the Blues in January 2021, succeeding an 18-month tenure at Paris Saint-Germain. In less than four months since his arrival in the capital, the team claimed the European championship. A popular figure among Chelsea supporters, he was unexpectedly divested of his responsibilities less than a month into the previous season due to the club’s slow start.In March of last year, the 50-year-old assumed leadership of Bayern Munich and guided the club to the Bundesliga championship. However, this time around, Bayern are two points behind league leaders Bayer Leverkusen and risk missing out on the championship for the first time since 2012.Tuchel reportedly faces a struggle to maintain his position at the Allianz Arena as a result of remarks he made to reporters last weekend following his team’s 1-0 home loss to Werder Bremen. He stated that he was “tired of saying that we’re training well; nobody believes that anymore.”


Bild reports that Tuchel’s remarks have not been well received, and he must now demonstrate that he is deserving of continuing to lead the team.