Should United win this match, they will edge closer to the Champions League spots the team feels they deserve. We are playing so well that we have to keep confidence, so forget the undeserved goal.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will serve a one-match touchline ban after being found guilty of improper conduct by the FA.
Mourinho failed to complete his media duties after the West Ham draw, sending assistant Rui Faria to the post-match news conference. I was in contact with the bench.
"I told them at half time it is not possible to play so well and because of a goal stop to play so well".
Henrikh Mkhitaryan produced another impressive performance in the Manchester United midfield to earn the praise of his manager.
"I'm so happy because today was against a Premier League team with Premier League qualities with Premier League characteristics". "We have been waiting for his adaptation and it looks like it's coming".
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Mkhitaryan set the goal perfectly with a nice backheel pass, and Zlatan managed to push the ball past West Ham keeper Adrian to score the first goal.
"They are really good on the counter attacks and all that but that happened to us in the first half and then we recovered and started to play after 25 minutes".
Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Anthony Martial netted twice, both scoring in the opening moments of either half, to negate the fright provided by former Old Trafford starlet Ashley Fletcher.
"You can't have a slow start anywhere, especially not here because they're good anyway but when they're one up they hit on the counter attack, have incredible quality and are very direct and punish you". Mourinho's Manchester United side is through to the semi-final of the EFL Cup.
"It should be crucial by the way, before you put him in from the start".
The Portuguese was inside the stadium but was only seen before and after the game when, after previously bemoaning his side's luck, he expressed his satisfaction with the outcome.