Manchester United “have big decisions” to make about the future of manager Jose Mourinho, says former defender Rio Ferdinand.
The Red Devils’ 3-1 defeat at West Ham on Saturday made this their worst start to a top-flight season since 1989-90.
It is their third loss in seven league games and follows a home Carabao Cup exit to Championship side Derby.
“There will be conversations at the top level about the future of the manager and the squad,” Ferdinand told BT.
“The basics are not being done and something has to be said.”
Asked post-match if he could assure United fans the situation would improve, Mourinho told BBC Radio 5 live: “I can assure Manchester United fans that I give 100% every day, every training [session], every 24 hours of the day, every match – that I can assure. Read more