Football By Joe Crilly

Manchester United Set For Trophy less Season Despite Mourinho

Manchester United fans may be excited about the arrival of Jose Mourinho but the latest odds from William Hill suggest he will be less successful than the outgoing manager and United are 2/9 to fail to win a trophy this coming season. Meanwhile united are 6/4 not to finish in the top four.


The odds suggest that Ryan Giggs will retain his role as Assistant (1/3) with Mata set also odds on to stay (1/8).


“Mourinho is obviously a very good manager but the odds suggest he is not going to be the Manchester Messiah,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.


How Many trophies will he win in 2016/17 season (excluding the community shield): 2/9 None, 10/3 One, 20/1 Two, 150/1 Three, 750/1 Four


Will he still be there last game of the season?: 1/9 Yes, 5/1 No


Will Mata be at Man Utd 1st September?: 1/8 Yes, 9/2 No


Will Ryan Giggs be Assistant Manager/Coach at Man Utd for the first game of the season?: 1/3 Yes, 9/4 No


Mourinho manager of the season: 5/1


Manchester United:

6/1 To Win The Premier League

8/1 FA Cup


Players to come in during the summer (y/n):


Ibrahimovic -  6/4 yes ,  1/2 no

Ronaldo – 8/1 yes 1/20 no

James Rodriguez – 8/1 yes, 1/20 no

Pepe – 10/1 yes, 1/33 no

Lukaku – 9/2 yes, no 1/8


Players to leave during the summer (y/n):


Mata – 9/2 yes, no 1/8

Fellaini – 11/2 yes, no 1/10

Rooney – 8/1 yes , 1/20 no

Depay – 3/1 yes, 2/9 no

De Gea – 7/2 yes, 1/5 no