Manchester United's lack of width preventing them from re-joining the elite

Historically, Manchester United have not struggled to find the back of the net. In the last five full seasons, from 2009/10 to 2013/14, only once have they failed to average fewer than two goals per league game.

Unsurprisingly, that feat came last year under David Moyes when the Salford club averaged 1.68 goals per match.

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