Ralf Rangnick has insisted that Juan Mata remains a “very popular” figure in the Manchester United dressing room, despite his lack of action.The Spaniard arrived at Old Trafford in 2014 and is therefore one of the longest-serving players in the team. However, his time as a crucial player in the ranks went some time ago.
In fact, Mata’s game time began to dwindle in the 2019/20 season under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Last term, the 33-year-old made only 18 appearances, including nine in the Premier League.
This season, though, he has played just four times and is yet to help Man Utd in the top flight. Furthermore, with the one …