Well, the game wasn’t as easy as everyone expected, but Manchester United eventually managed to get the result they so desperately wanted away at Blackburn Rovers. Jose Mourinho’s men won 2-1, after going behind thanks to an excellently worked goal from Owen Coyle’s side.
Manchester United are playing so many games without really having the time to recover and overthink things too much, and that certainly gives the manager a decision to make when it comes to selecting his teams. Now, the boss has confirmed a couple of key injuries.
Manchester United Football Club have been rotating their squad quite a lot lately, and that’s down to the fact that the Red Devils are still fighting it out in four competitions. It’s key that the big stars are given the opportunity to recharge their batteries, and that was the case against Blackburn yesterday.
Manchester United got the better of Blackburn Rovers yesterday, with Jose Mourinho’s side overcoming an early deficit to progress to the quarter-finals; where they’ll take on Chelsea. After the game, Jose was in a wonderful mood as you’d expect.
It wasn’t that long ago when Henrikh Mkhitaryan wasn’t playing for Manchester United, and the Armenian was being somewhat frozen out of things by the manager due to a poor performance on derby day. However, after some wonderful man-management, the attacker is fully firing right now.
Manchester United managed to beat out Blackburn Rovers in a tough encounter, with Jose Mourinho’s side finishing as 2-1 winners at Ewood Park. Just twenty minutes later, the quarter-final draw was made and it hasn’t been kind to us…
Manchester United are vying for a place in the quarter-finals in the oldest cup competition in history this afternoon, when they take on Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park. The game obviously won’t be easy, but you’d fully expect the Red Devils to progress.
Last year, Marcus Rashford burst onto the scene under the watchful eye of Louis van Gaal. The man from Wythenshawe has been a key part of the squad since his arrival last February, and it’s great to see a young talent performing so well at the highest level.
Manchester United Football Club have a massive squad at their disposal, and at this point in time, Jose Mourinho is utilising it excellently. However, one man who hasn’t featured at all is Bastian Schweinsteiger – the influential German clearly hasn’t been fancied all that much by the manager.