MAN UTD FED UP WITH ARROGANT MEMPHIS – MULDER
The ex-Netherlands international has blasted the
winger for thinking he is a “big star”, while Pierre
van Hooijdonk has also slammed the 21-year-old
Former Netherlands international Youri Mulder has
blasted Memphis Depay for thinking that he is a “big
star”, claiming that Manchester United are getting “fed
up” with the attacker’s alleged arrogance.
Memphis arrived at Old Trafford during the summer,
with United paying PSV £27.5 million (€37m) for the
winger, who struck 22 times in 30 Eredivisie games last
The 21-year-old has bagged three goals in four
Champions League outings for United but netted just
once in eight Premier League appearances.
2016 qualification campaign and Mulder believes that
Memphis has got too big for his boots.
“He played one good match for United, against Club
Brugge [in the Champions League],” the former Twente
and Schalke ace told NOS.
“In the Premier League he suffers, yet his attitude
suggests that he is a big star.
“It seems that people at Manchester United are starting
to get fed up with this.”
Pierre van Hooijdonk has also lashed out at Memphis,
claiming the youngster has failed miserably to step up
to the mark for Netherlands in the injury-enforced
absence of Arjen Robben.
attitude off the pitch,” the retired striker added.
“He hasn’t been the player that Oranje needed, especially
when Robben was unavailable.”