Three points are Fantastic for Southampton at Old Trafford
Manchester – Never before in the Premier League era Southampton win at Old Trafford. That’s why the 1-0 advantage gained the Saints during a visit to Manchester United finished a fantastic achievement.
Dusan Tadic made the difference when Manchester United entertain Southampton in the Premier League on Sunday (01/11/2014) night. His goal in the 69th minute to give Southampton a 1-0 advantage and boost their position rose to the top three standings.
In a statement after the match, Ronaldo Koeman mentions that his team encountered many difficulties in the first round. However, the performance is much improved protege in the second half to finally get a goal and maintain it until the game can be completed despite intense pressure.
“We had some problems in the first half. Especially with the movement of Wayne Rooney, but in the second half we were better, we would dominate and scored. Then you know they are going to play a long pass with the inclusion of Maroune Fellaini. It’s three points at Old Trafford and this is fantastic, “Koeman said after the game.
The win was fantastic not only because Soton managed to win over the club which traditionally is a giant in the UK. In fact, since the Premier League club have never won at the Theatre of Dreams. The last time they can maximum points there are on January 16, 1988 by a score of 0-2.
Since then the MU and the Saints involved in 19 matches at Old Trafford. The result is 16 wins for the hosts and three draw.
“Juan Mata had two good opportunities in ahead of the game completely, we lose luck when playing at home (lost 1-2 on MU) and we got it today. If you are playing against a great team then you need passion and quality, but you also need confidence in yourself, also on your colleagues. And we showed it today, “manager Dutchman completed.