- The emergence of young guns
When Memphis first made his foray to the Theatre of Dreams, he was seen as a key figure, the one who can carry United back to the dizzy heights of yore after watching all his exploits in the Dutch league. However, it was never meant to be as the young guns took centre stage and put the Dutchman to shade.
The likes of Anthony Martial, Jesse Lingaard and Marcus Rashford all made resounding impacts upon their arrival to the first team, thereby making life more difficult for Memphis.
He was reduced to a mere fringe option, exacerbating his already struggling start to life at United.