Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford gets a pat on the back by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after their 5-0 victory in the Uefa Champions League against RB Leipzig in Manchester in October 2020. Photo: EPA Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford gets a pat on the back by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after their 5-0 victory in the Uefa Champions League against RB Leipzig in Manchester in October 2020. Photo: EPA
Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford gets a pat on the back by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after their 5-0 victory in the Uefa Champions League against RB Leipzig in Manchester in October 2020. Photo: EPA
Andy Mitten
Opinion

Opinion

On The Ball by Andy Mitten

Manchester United’s rich goalscoring form unparalleled but they need a prolific striker to win Premier League

  • Solskjaer’s side have been scoring in ways the Mourinho, Van Gaal and Moyes eras did not see as everyone shares in the goals
  • A striker like Dortmund’s Haaland can take them to the next level as transformative Fernandes continues to excel

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford gets a pat on the back by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after their 5-0 victory in the Uefa Champions League against RB Leipzig in Manchester in October 2020. Photo: EPA Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford gets a pat on the back by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after their 5-0 victory in the Uefa Champions League against RB Leipzig in Manchester in October 2020. Photo: EPA
Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford gets a pat on the back by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after their 5-0 victory in the Uefa Champions League against RB Leipzig in Manchester in October 2020. Photo: EPA
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Andy Mitten

Andy Mitten

Andy Mitten is a journalist and author. He founded the best-selling United We Stand fanzine as a 15-year-old. A journalism graduate, he's interviewed over 500 famous footballers past and present. His work has taken him to over 100 countries, writing about football from Israel to Iran, Brazil to Barbados. Born and bred in Manchester, he divides his time between his city of birth and Barcelona, Spain.