‘What a waste of money Di Maria is….’
The above is what was said during the summer from rival clubs on the signing of Angel Di Maria by Manchester United, admittedly United spent big this summer, in an attempt to turn around the club after finishing in seventh place last season with David Moyes.
£59.7million was spent by Louis van Gaal to sign Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid, a signing that is proving to be an absolute master stroke after just five appearances for Manchester United.
Angel Di Maria scored and assisted in Manchester United’s 2-1 victory over Everton at Old Trafford, adding to his already impressive stats to start the season, even more so for creating chances.
See the following stats from Angel Di Maria’s first five-matches for Manchester United: