London – The victory over Crystal Palace increasingly closer to Manchester United for the Champions League next season. Now the ‘Red Devils’ then only need one more point to secure a top four position.
MU in a precarious position when three successive defeats before making their distance to Liverpool in fifth place, which was a 9 figure now only be four digits, with the remaining three weeks of the Premier League again.
Then inevitably MU must be picked up three points when a visit to the cage Palace at Selhurst Park on Saturday (9/5) night, in order to keep the pursuit of Liverpool, which must melakoni away counter Chelsea on Sunday.
But the struggle to get the victory was not easy because the Palace troublesome MU since the early minutes, while the Manchester United game was not so okay in the first round. Juan Mata penalty until finally the 18th brought his team a 1-0 lead and lasted until halftime.
In the second half Palace increasingly difficult to make the position MU after evened the score 1-1 through Jason Puncheon in the 57th minute. Before the goal Marouane Fellaini in the 78th minute to make sure the three points were brought back to Old Trafford.
This win was a great relief to the Red Devils squad that just through bad weeks. But more than that MU is now growing steadily in fourth with seven points ahead of Liverpool.
Only need one more point from two games remaining to ensure MU in the Champions League next season. Even the big four tickets can be ascertained this week suppose Liverpool lost to Chelsea.
“You’ll never know, because I believe we still need one more point. We’ve made a very important step,” said the Manchester United manager, Louis van Gaal, as quoted by BBC Sport.
“We’ve been working hard, the players have shown spirit as a team. I am very proud. When you play like this every week, then you will be hard to beat,” he continued.