Bayern Munich will look to pile yet more pressure on Manchester United (Picture: Getty)
Thomas Tuchel insists Manchester United’s recent results are not an indication of the threat Erik ten Hag’s side poses to Bayern Munich ahead of tomorrow night’s Champions League showdown.
The Red Devils have made a disastrous start to the new Premier League campaign, collecting just six points from their first five fixtures.
Brighton cantered to a thoroughly deserved 3-1 victory at Old Trafford on Saturday against an injury ravaged United outfit which looked shorn of confidence and energy.
The tests keep coming for Ten Hag with a trip to Bayern representing an acid test of United’s European credentials and despite their woeful form, Tuchel will not be underestimating a team that boasts the talents of Bruno Fernandes, Marcus Rashford and Rasmus Hojlund.
‘We can never be sure about Manchester United and we need to control the game. They can be very dangerous,’ he said. ‘They have really good transition game with Rasmus Hojlund and have lots of speed so me must be alert and can’t ever switch off.