Crystal Palace 2 Man Utd 3

Jose Mourinho

Crys­tal Pal­ace 2 Man­chester Uni­ted 3, Sel­hurst Park, Eng­lish Pre­mier Lea­gue, Mar­ch 5, 2018. Man­chester Uni­ted su­premo Jose Mou­rinho was well con­tent wi­th the away vic­tory ag­ainst Crys­tal Pal­ace. Af­ter be­ing 2-0 down, Uni­ted went on to de­feat The Eagles 3-2 thanks to a goals from Chris Small­ing, Romeulu Lu­kaku, and Ne­manja Vid­ic in the sec­ond half.

Man­chester City had ma­naged to edge out Chel­sea by a 1-0 mar­gin at Eti­had Sta­dium the day be­fore and were top­ping the Pre­miership ta­ble wi­th 78 points gain­ed from 29 ga­mes. Man­chester Uni­ted, mean­while, re­mained in sec­ond po­s­i­tion in the stand­ings wi­th 62 points col­lec­ted from the same amount of mat­ches, two points clear of third pla­ced Liver­pool, and four ahead of Tot­ten­ham Hot­spur in fourth spot. Jose Mou­rinho: “You al­ways need that ex­tra bit of luck to win a ga­me dur­ing the last few min­utes. Some­times the win­ner is the one who de­serves the con­grat­u­la­tions, but I think Roy Hodg­son did every­thing right.” Crys­tal Pal­ace Te­am. Way­ne Hen­nessey, Mar­tin Kel­ly, Ja­mes Tomkins, Patrick van Aan­holt, Jef­frey Sch­lupp, Aar­on Wan-Bis­saka, Ja­mes McAr­thur, Luka Milivo­jevic, An­dros Town­send, Chris­ti­an Ben­teke, Al­ex­an­der Sor­loth. Sub­stitutes: Jarosław Jach, Jairo Rie­dewald, Pa­pe Sou­are, Dami­en Delaney, Er­dal Rakip, Chung-yong Lee, Diego Cava­lieri. Man­chester Uni­ted Te­am: Da­vid de Gea, Vic­tor Lin­delof, Chris Small­ing, An­tonio Va­lencia, Ash­ley Young, Jesse Lin­gard, Ne­manja Mat­ic, Paul Po­gba, Scott Mc­Tom­inay, Alex­is San­chez, Ro­melu Lu­kaku. Sub­stitutes: Eric Bailly, Mat­teo Dar­mian, Lu­ke Shaw, Mi­chael Car­rick, Ju­an Ma­ta, Mar­cus Rash­ford, Joel Pereira.


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