Flattery Van Gaal for Eyes
Liverpool – Juan Mata plays an important role in Manchester United’s victory over Liverpool 2-1 at Anfield. Top apiknya appearance, Mata won praise from his manager Louis van Gaal.
Down as a starter, Eye inspire Manchester United victory by creating a pair of goals in each half. This moment also marks the end of fasting goal Spanish midfielder in the Premier League since last carve his name on the scoreboard in December 2014, also when they beat Liverpool 3-0.
“Juan Mata is very nice,” said Van Gaal told Sky Sports. “He always played well in my opinion, so he is one of my most constant player but sometimes you need a balance on your team and you have to choose the other players.”
“He has played very well and perform well with in the present position.”
With this victory, Manchester United opened the distance from the teams below. Sitting in fourth, Manchester United have 59 points five points clear of Liverpool and six points from Southampton and Tottenham Hotspur who occupy sixth and seventh.
“This is an amazing result for the fans because we’ve beaten Liverpool three times this season,” said Van Gaal.
“Now we have a distance to the teams ranked fifth, six, and seven, which is very important.”