Ten Hag admits he’s running out of patience with Sancho + reveals why he signed Butland

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Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag has admitted he is growing impatient about Jadon Sancho’s absence in the squad and reveals why the Red Devils signed Jack Butland.

       Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag has admitted he is running out of patience waiting for Jadon Sancho to return to action after joining fromBorussia Dortmund. The Red Devils ArmyIn July 2021, Sancho struggled to deliver the UFABET same results he had for the German club. In 137 appearances for Borussia Dortmund he scored 50 goals and provided 64 assists, but during his time at Manchester United he managed just eight goals and four assists in 52 games.

Ten Hag admits he's running out of patience with Sancho + reveals why he signed Butland

           Sancho has not played for the Red Devils since October 22 after he struck a deal with Ten Hag to begin a process that will hopefully return him to his best form. recently attended a private training camp in the Netherlands, and although he has returned to the UK But he still trains separately from the first team. Speaking of tonight’s FA Cup third round tie against Everton (Friday 6 January 2023), Ten Hag revealed he is running out of patience without Sancho.

          “I want Jadon back as soon as possible,” said the Manchester United manager. United told reporters. “But I can’t force this process. I will do anything that is in my power. But there are some processes you can’t force. And this is one of them. “So I have to show patience. Although I don’t want to wait any longer because we lack opportunities up front. A player who is ready to play and who can contribute. And then we have a special option. So we will have more chances to win many games.”

           “We have some hurdles to face. But I think he’s in a good direction. At this moment physically, he was not fit enough. But the body is also linked to the mental state. But now he’s making good progress . Sometimes it’s good to leave your place every day for a new sensation. and new experiences This can give you the right impetus to get back on track. Footballers are not robots.” “No one is the same. You need an individual approach. We think working with Jadon is the best option.”

           As well as commenting on Sancho’s progress, Ten Hag admitted he is keen to get serious about the FA Cup as the Red Devils begin their quest to win the competition for a 13th time. Ten Hag said: “Winning a trophy is great. It will give you experience and help you win more championships and trophies. Maybe a bigger trophy too. That’s definitely true.” “That’s no coincidence.” First you have to cross the line and experience that. Because it’s the same player who always wins the championship and

           “For me, this cup is always special. I know in England the FA Cup has higher expectations. There are higher standards than in the Netherlands, but I like the cup in the Netherlands as well. It’s a different league ′′ There are not many games where you can achieve a lot. And you have to come out as a winner. This is possible if you draw and rematch. But after the second round it was a knockout game. And I like that.

       Ten Hag has explained why Manchester United made Jack Butland their first signing in January, with the 29-year-old undergoing a medical with the club. United yesterday (Thursday 5 January 2023) ahead of his loan move from Crystal Palace, Ten Hag is keen to sign a new backup goalkeeper. After Newcastle United canceled Martin Dubravka’s loan deal, with former England goalkeeper Butland Has been at Crystal Palace since 2020 but has not played in the season and will expire at the end of the season.

           Asked about Butland, ten Hag replied: “Yes, so Martin [Dubravka] was recalled. And now we need three experienced goalkeepers ′′ We have young players and they are doing well. But we have a lot of games to play. So you need three good goalkeepers in training and when problems come in. You need someone with experience in defending to achieve your goals or what you aim for. “I’m really happy for David [de Gea], it’s quite clear he’s our No 1. But there are things that can always happen to David as well. And you have to be prepared for that. “Last year I had that situation with Ajax when we had three goalkeepers injured. And you don’t need that kind of position when you play for trophies. That’s what you have to prepare for.

           Butland capped nine England caps and was in Gareth Southgate’s squad at the 2018 World Cup. He joins an impressive Manchester United side to climb the top flight. Four in the Premier League