Top four at best for Man United: Andy Cole

Former striker says Red Devils can salvage season if misfiring forwards find their scoring boots

Former Manchester United striker Andy Cole at Our Tampines Hub yesterday to promote the JSSL Singapore sevens, a youth football tournament at the Padang in April.
Former Manchester United striker Andy Cole at Our Tampines Hub yesterday to promote the JSSL Singapore sevens, a youth football tournament at the Padang in April.ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI

For a club which has amassed a record 13 English Premier League titles and has one of the biggest fan bases in the world, fourth place is the most realistic finish Manchester United can aim for this season.

That is the prediction of former striker Andy Cole, who scored 93 goals in 195 appearances for the Red Devils from 1995 to 2001.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 02, 2018, with the headline 'Top four at best for United: Cole'. Subscribe