Manchester United earned three points in the Europa League with a 4-0 win at home over Feyenoord. United dominated from the start of the match and looked far more superior than their Dutch opposition. After the opening goal from Wayne Rooney, United let off the gas pedal for a moment only to start the second half in the same way as they started the first. The pressure did not result in a second goal but Henrikh Mkhitaryan looked much more lively. United doubled its lead through Juan Mata after a nice pass from Rooney to find the Spaniard. Jesse Lingard added one more goal late in the match to secure the win for United.
United face West Ham United in the Premier League at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon, before ending the month against the same side, again at home, in the EFL Cup on Wednesday evening. This match will instill confidence in United, who could very well use it to inspire them into action at this busy stage of the season, earning valuable points and putting pressure on their rivals. Come on UNITED!
Goals: Wayne Rooney 35′, Juan Mata 69′, Brad Jones OG 75′, Jesse Lingard 90+1′
Assists: Zlatan Ibrahimovic 35′, Wayne Rooney 69′, Antonio Valencia 90+1′
Manchester United: Romero; Valencia, Jones, Blind, Shaw; Carrick, Pogba; Mata (Rashford 70′), Rooney (Lingard 82′), Mkhitaryan (Memphis 82′); Ibrahimovic
Substitutes Not Used: De Gea; Rojo; Herrera, Fellaini