On paper, the modest young boys from Switzerland saw an affordable opponent of Manchester United. Of local, with Old Trafford full and more stars, in addition to Alexis Sanchez, José Mourinho's players would have won with some advantage against a team, sure of a smaller family.
But the opposite happened. Without Alexis, and not even quoted, the Red Devils must work hard to break a brave Swiss cast whose agonizing goal of Belgian Marouane Fellaini gave them life in the Champions League. The panorama was complex if they had bound, because at the next date, Valencia will fall and before the throw, Mou was eliminated.
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After the meeting, Mourinho responded with some tension in the face of the press's questions. One of them was the absence of the Chilean striker. In short, the Portuguese replied that "it was a technical decision" and not of harm.
Who took his praise was the Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea, who had several saves in the game: "He is the best goalkeeper in the world, if our ambition is to be the best, we must stay with him." he stated.
Anyway, put cold fabric to the classification to the second round of the Champions League and acknowledge that they need to raise the level: Being in the second round is a performance, not a good achievement or amazing, but it's a performance, there is better team than us, team with more quality and realistic ambitions, when a team reaches the quarterfinals, everything can happen " She closed.