Red Devils are marching towards a rocky finish line

At this moment, Manchester United fans will be looking forward to win the FA cup miraculously and secure Champions League qualification amidst tough competition from Arsenal and Liverpool. Though they have just matched last season’s win percentage (no. of wins/no. of matches), Manchester United fans have a feeling that this season haven’t gone all bad yet. March and April are testing times for Red Devils’ patience.

Manchester United 2012-13, 2013-14 vs 2014-15
Manchester United 2012-13, 2013-14 vs 2014-15

United play 8 games in this 2 months. They play teams from top 7 in 5 of these 8 games. Newcastle and Everton as well aren’t easy fixtures. Aston Villa is fighting relegation battle and will surely put up a tough fight.

Manchester United March and April 2015 Fixtures
Manchester United March and April 2015 Fixtures

Adding psychological disadvantage to this is the resurgence of Liverpool with an unbeaten run of 11 league games ever since Manchester United defeated Liverpool 3-0. With renewed spirit, Liverpool are not fighting for Champions League spot with just 2 points behind United.

Premier League 2014-15 Race for Top 4
Premier League 2014-15 Race for Top 4

Along this rocky path towards the season’s finish line, will United be able to bring some happiness to their fans by winning FA cup and qualifying for Champions League?

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