Rob Green is HAMMERED by fans after the former goalkeeper backed Manchester United to finish SECOND

‘I need no matter he had for breakfast!’: Rob Green is HAMMERED by followers after the previous England goalkeeper backed Manchester United to complete SECOND and above Liverpool in his pre-season predictions as they slam his ‘abysmal’ name

  • Rob Green has been ridiculed for predicting a second place end for Man United
  • United scored 34 factors lower than  second positioned Liverpool final season
  • Some in contrast Green’s prediction to his  well-known error on the 2010 World Cup
  • The different pundits requested all predicted a high two of Liverpool and Man City 

Former England goalkeeper Rob Green has taken some stick on Twitter after predicting Manchester United would end second within the Premier League subsequent season.

BBC Sport requested 22 pundits to choose their high 4 for subsequent season, and Green was the one one to choose a high two that did not contain Liverpool, as he put Manchester City first and United second, with Liverpool again in third. 

The group was pretty break up over who would win the league, with 13 selecting City and 9 going with Liverpool. 

Rob Green was the only BBC pundit to include Manchester United in his top two

Rob Green was the one BBC pundit to incorporate Manchester United in his high two

Fans openly ridiculed the former England goalkeeper after his left-field take

Fans brazenly ridiculed the previous England goalkeeper after his left-field take

Erik ten Hag's side have struggled to bring in the players they would have liked to this summer

Erik ten Hag’s aspect have struggled to herald the gamers they’d have favored to this summer season

‘I’d very very like what Rob Green has had for breakfast please’, tweeted one fan after his less-than fashionable take.

Others referred to as it ‘abysmal’, or took digs at his enjoying profession with feedback comparable to ‘Rob Green’s WC screw-up is not his worst one’.

Green famously let in a aim via his legs in England’s 1-1 draw with USA on the 2010 World Cup in South Africa .

 He was additionally variously labelled ‘woeful’, ‘hilarious’ and in want of ‘glasses.’

Jurgen Klopp's side was picked in the top two by every other pundit in the BBC's predictions

Jurgen Klopp’s aspect was picked within the high two by each different pundit within the BBC’s predictions

Some fans took aim at Rob Green's famous error at the 2010 World Cup

Some followers took purpose at Rob Green’s well-known error on the 2010 World Cup

While the outpouring of ridicule does appear a bit harsh, the stats don’t appear to again up the previous England keeper. 

Liverpool completed 34 factors forward of United final season, scoring 37 extra targets and conceding 31 much less.

Jurgen Klopp’s aspect additionally seem to be they’ve had the higher switch window of the 2, beating the Red Devils to Darwin Nunez whereas Erik ten Hag seems in need of a midfielder and a striker.

United get their Premier League marketing campaign underway at Brighton on Sunday whereas Liverpool face newly promoted Fulham on Saturday.