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Where is it going wrong at Man United?

Joe Prince-Wright looks at the reasons behind Man United’s poor start to the season, including a lack of transfer investment over the summer and Jose Mourinho’s negativity.

It has been the key question asked all week: what the heck is going on at Manchester United?

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Following their 3-2 defeat at Brighton & Hove Albion last Sunday, Jose Mourinho’s relationship with his players and executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has been under severe scrutiny.

From his short, curt press conference to controversy surrounding Paul Pogba’s agent, all is not well behind the scenes at Old Trafford ahead of Monday’s clash with fellow title hopefuls Tottenham Hotspur (Watch live, 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and online via

In the video above we take a look at the key issues Mourinho must resolve at United and where it is threatening to unravel just a few games into the new season.

Surely we won’t see another third-season meltdown from Mourinho...

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