sport news Manchester United's Andre Onana ranks SECOND for the most expected goals saved ... trends now
Onana was backed by United manager Erik ten Hag on Friday ahead of weekend trip to Newcastle and doubled down on his support of the club's No.1.
However, some believe the Cameroonian should be dropped after individual errors in United's midweek draw against Galatasaray left their Champions League ambitions in tatters.
But, there are reasons to be optimistic with Onana not only joint-top of the Premier League for the most clean sheets, but also impressing in the amount of expected goals saved.
Ten Hag claimed Onana was the 'second-best goalkeeper' in the English top-flight and a more in-depth look at certain statistics makes for positive reading for United supporters.
Andre Onana ranks second for the most expected goals saved in the Premier League this season
Onana is under pressure after a series of high-profile errors for United this season
Expected goals analyses the likelihood of a shot or chance beating the goalkeeper,