7 out of 11 Man Utd players together beat Ajax in the 2017 Europa League final no longer wearing the team shirt at Old Trafford yard.
In the 2016/17 season, Jose Mourinho came to power, but helped Man Utd have a successful season with 3 Community Shields, the League Cup and the Europa League – the second most prestigious trophy in Europe, only after the Champions League. The MU squad beat Ajax 2-0 in the current final with only a few remaining Old Trafford.
Goalkeeper Sergio Romero (Man Utd)
While De Gea was chosen as the main catcher in the Premier League, Romero is trusted by MU coaches for cup competitions. The Argentinian goalkeeper did not betray Mourinho’s expectations when he excelled to help the “Reds” win the biggest title since winning the Premier League in 2013.
Defender Antonio Valencia (LDU Quito)
Antonio Valencia is not allowed to renew his contract after 10 years of service. He returned to his hometown of Ecuador to play football and continued his success with LDU Quito Club.
Defender Chris Smalling (Roma)
The English player has no place in Solskjaer’s coach’s plan and must go to Rome to play on loan. In Serie A, Smalling played quite impressive and is much sought after by clubs.
Defender Daley Blind (Ajax)
Only one year after helping MU defeat Ajax, Blind returned to the main club Johan Cruyff because no longer used by Mourinho.
Defender Matteo Darmian (Parma)
Darmian possesses intelligent play, but that is not enough to compensate for the weakness of the physical strength and speed. The Italian returned from Serie A to play for Parma in the summer of 2019.
Midfielder Marouane Fellaini (Shandong Luneng)
Fellaini with professionalism and the ability to change the outcome of the match is the hard-working student of Mourinho. The Belgian midfielder was eliminated by coach Solskjaer shortly after taking power. Fellaini has just gotten the corona virus in China, but has recovered and can return to training in the near future.
Midfielder Paul Pogba (Man Utd)
Pogba opened the scoring in the final from the 18th minute. Three years after the Europa League championship, Pogba still plays for Man Utd but this player’s mind is no longer in the field. Old Trafford. World Cup champion wants to join a stronger club like Real, Juventus to have a chance to win the title.