Manchester United’s appalling defensive shape right before Demba Ba scored

Istanbul Basaksehir had never scored in the Champions League before they met Manchester United in the Group H fixture on Wednesday.

The Turkish outfit had 23 shots (including seven shots on target) in their previous two games but managed to score with their first shot on target against Man Utd.

Man United just casually forgetting that defending exists as 35-year-old Demba Ba scored from a one-man counter-attack.


Serious questions need to be asked of Ole because why on earth would you send every single man forward except the keeper for a corner in the 12th minute.

No lessons learnt as equally appalling shape was seen before the second goal as well –


By Surjit Patowary

Extremely passionate, detail-oriented when it comes to football. Obsessed with the news. Fact-checking is life!

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