× Sports Football Rugby Olympics Volleyball and Handball Cricket Boxing Golf Hockey Tennis Gossip & Rumours World Cup 2018 Basketball Athletics Sports Premier League Eliud Kipchoge Women in Sports Unique Sports Opinion Motorsport Videos Podcasts E-Paper Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian Entertainment Eve Woman Travelog TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise VAS E-Learning Digger Classified Jobs Games Crosswords Sudoku The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS
×
SPORTS

Ryan Giggs describes Manchester United's season in two words

PREMIER LEAGUE By The Mirror | November 27th 2018
Former Man United midfielder, now Wales manager Ryan Giggs [Courtesy]

Ryan Giggs has used two words to describe Manchester United's season so far but insists that the club must still back Jose Mourinho.

United dropped more points in a goalless draw at home to Crystal Palace on Saturday.

That result has left them closer to the bottom of the table than the top in terms of points, as they sit 14 points adrift of league leaders Manchester City and 13 ahead of basement-dwellers Fulham.

Mourinho had suggested that his side could get into the top four by the end of December at his press conference prior to the game against Palace, only to be ridiculed after the result.

Giggs says results need to change if Mourinho is to turn things around [Courtesy]

In an interview with Sky Sports News, the broadcaster report that Wales manager Giggs described United's season as "inconsistent and frustrating", but he then went on to add that he doesn't think Mourinho should leave at the moment.

"I don't see why changing the manager at this stage will change anything," he said.

"Everyone knows what a successful manager he's been over the years. I believe that bit of stability we've not had over the years - we need to stick with him.

"But results also need to change. I think we've got the manager, the players to do that."

Giggs added that one of the main sources of frustration for United fans is that they are seeing their two main rivals soar at the top of the table.

"Manchester City and Liverpool, the teams up there, they are consistent," he added. "When you're not the gap is obviously going to be big.

"When your nearest rivals are that far ahead of you it's hard to take. It's still 13 games into the season, time to claw it back.

"But the only way of doing that is going on a run of seven or eight games unbeaten - small steps to build that confidence back up."

Share this story
Busia beat Kakuma to secure National Division One League ticket
Busia Wolves have qualified for the 2018/2019 Football Kenya Federation National Division One League after beating Turkana's Kakuma United 3-1 in Sund
Why Kenyan boxers are winning medals once again
The BFK led by President Anthony ‘Jamal’ Ombok was elected into the office in 2019 and has since...
.
RECOMMENDED NEWS
Feedback