United are currently set for Europa League football next term, but Saturday’s 4-0 humiliation at Brighton & Hove Albion has taken their final league position out of their very own hands. If West Ham win considered one of their two remaining games and the Red Devils lose against Palace, they may drop into the Europa Conference League.
Even when United are victorious at Selhurst Park, West Ham could yet leapfrog them on goal difference in the event that they overcome each title-chasers Manchester City and a final-day trip to Brighton. It’s fair to say the club Ten Hag is walking into is in a precarious position and are actually vulnerable to a catastrophic finale to a woeful season.
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