Manchester United's Winning Streak: Ten Hag's Leadership and Team Adaptation Key to Success
- World Soccer Today -
Erik ten Hag stated that the players of Manchester United have gained his confidence due to their streak of nine consecutive wins.
Erik ten Hag, the coach of Manchester United, has praised his team for their recent success, which includes a 2-1 win against rivals Manchester City and a current streak of nine consecutive victories.
Ten Hag attributes the team's improved performance to their gradual adaptation to his tactical demands and is pleased with the way they have been able to execute the game plan.
He believes that his team's ability to come back and win, despite being behind in a game, reflects their growing mentality and belief in their ability to win no matter the score.
With United just one point behind second-placed City, their upcoming match against Crystal Palace on Wednesday will be an opportunity to continue their winning streak, and make the following match against leaders Arsenal even more significant
Ten Hag's leadership has been key to Manchester United's impressive revival this season, after they suffered back-to-back defeats at the start of the season.
The former Ajax coach has been pleased with the way his players have adapted to his demands as the season has progressed.
He has also praised their performance in the recent game against Manchester City, where they fought back from a goal down to win 2-1 at Old Trafford.
He believes that his players now have the belief to keep playing to the end no matter what the score is, and that experiences like the derby have helped to improve the team even more and push it to a higher level.
Ten Hag's team will now go in search of 10 wins in a row in all competitions when they travel to Crystal Palace on Wednesday.
With United just one point behind second-placed City, a victory at Selhurst Park would make Sunday's clash at leaders Arsenal even more significant.
Ten Hag's leadership and the team's performance have been key factors in Manchester United's recent success and it will be interesting to see if they can continue their winning streak and climb the league table in the coming weeks.