Youngster Anthony Elanga was to be paired, which was only 19-year-old self-green spotted the decisive penalty in the nerve-wracking Fa Cup duel with second division FC Middlesbrough. Responsible for the blamable, but Elanga was far from not, Manunited’s full chapel was not over a 1: 1 against the table seventh of the championship in 120 minutes.
The next title chance for the Red Devils is therefore there – the Rival Manchester City divested in the Premier League is no longer to catch up, in the League Cup one failed in the 3rd round of West Ham. Still the Champions League, where United has to ran at Atletico Madrid on February 23.
“I think we played well in the past few weeks in the league – and also today in the first half,” coach Ralf Rangnick, who did not see many things, “whom we could have done better – shot away from the gates.”
Shooting the gates – the Red Devils had several possibilities on Friday night. Above all, Cristiano Ronaldo, who a day before his 37th birthday awarded a foul fet. Bruno Fernandes also met at the booth of 1: 1 from a promising position only the post, the gate was half empty. “The way the way has me more than satisfied,” said Rangnick, “but in the cup it’s about winning, we did not manage, that’s why we are extremely disappointed.”
Only the former Dortmund Jadon Sancho once brought the ball in the gate of the clear Underdog under, Middlesbrough saved himself by a controversial hit – Duncan Watmore had played the ball in the formation clearly with his hand – in the extension. “The players are disappointed, we are disappointed, but that’s football,” says Rangnick, who nevertheless took his team to the responsibility: “It was our own mistake, we had to decide the game in the first half.”