Eric Bailly has attacked his former club, Manchester United, accusing their leaders of favoring English players. The OM defender appears to be referring to his former partner Harry Maguire, whose performance has been in question for months.
On loan to OM with an option to buy, Eric Bailly commented on the management of his former club on Tuesday. The Ivory Coast international lamented that the decision-makers of the Red Devils prefer “the locals” to foreign players: “The club should avoid favoring English players and give everyone a chance. It should encourage competition in the locker room, not favor some. I have always had the feeling that the local player has priority., He said. Phocéen thinks things are different at other English clubs: “This has not happened at Chelsea or the other big clubs in the Premier League. Some take their place in the starting line-up for granted and that weakens the team. Fortunately (Eric) Ten Hag has a lot of character and I hope he changes that dynamic.”, he completed. The defender would have liked to take advantage of More playing time During his long adventure in Manconian.
Eric Bailly is now wearing OM’s colors and should have the chance to show what he deserves tomorrow against Tottenham. The player must not return to Manchester United, while the Fujian have the option to buy for around 7 million euros.