Ten Hag defends Van de Beek: Don’t judge him as a failure at Manchester United

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Ten Hag defends Van de Beek: Don’t judge him as a failure at Manchester United.

Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag has revealed that now is not the time to judge Donny van de Beek’s failure at the club.

The 25-year-old Dutchman joined Manchester United from Ajax in August 2020 for a fee of 40 million pounds (including add-ons) under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

However, he did not get the opportunity to play as he should from Solskjaer with the arrival of Erik ten Hag, many believe that Van de Beek should return to good form. Because the pair had been together before at Ajax.

when asked Could it be now time for Manchester United to admit that the van de Beek signing failed?

”Not now. I think he had a pretty good pre-season. he was injured But now he’s back,’ said Ten Hag.

‘Last week I thought he played very well. And today I think it’s a good performance.”

”I know he can do better. because I know him well. He served and was able to deliver. “hat I expected of him. In terms of positioning, pressing, transitioning from defensive to attacking. and precision”

”I think he can cause problems for his opponents. He’s a top quality player.”

Dutch midfielder Moved to the Red Devils in 2020. for a fee of 35 million pounds, but still unable to secure a position in the team. Which Berbatov sees the former Ajax youngster doing a job that is not worth the investment and may be better. If the club released to get some money back