Juan stands out in a key win for United
1 Jan 2018
ManU beat Everton (0-2) with goals from Martial and Lingard. Mata participated in the 0-1 built up and nearly score a goal. The next appointment will be in the FA Cup against Derby County.
Juan Mata´s United won at Goodison Park (0-2) after a second half in which dominated in all aspects to Everton. After an even first half, ManU decided after the break. Martial (minute 57) and Lingard, in 81, scored the goals of the night. Juan, in the line-up for the sixth consecutive time in Premier, and Mourinho decided to replace him by Tuanzebe in stoppage time.
The Spanish international made once again a great performance. The load of games at Christmas is not preventing him from having a leading role. Against Everton, he participated in the build up of Martial´s goal. Minutes before, a spectacular shot by Juan from outside the area hit the right post of Pickford´s goal.
In addition, Mata averaged 84% success in the pass. His effectiveness in this aspect is one of the strengths of United's attack. The Red Devils, with this 0-2 win, return to the second position of the Premier waiting for Chelsea´s result and in a few days the debut in the FA Cup against Derby County.