Three more points closer to the Champions
19 Mar 2017
United wins Middlesbrough (1-3) and get passed Arsenal in the table. Juan Mata was very proactive with a 93% of pass accuracy. The Red Devils has a run of 18 unbeaten games in the Premier.
United achieved an important victory against Middlesbrough at Riverside (1-3). Juan Mata started the game in which the goals from Fellaini, Lingard and Valencia gave United the victory. The Asturian made a fab performance. He offered himself all the time to give fluidity to the ball. His mobility and criteria with the ball was crucial to control the game. Juan was replaced by Rojo in the 69 minute.
Juan Mata's game by numbers vs. Middlesbrough:
93% pass accuracy
5 chances created
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Middlesbrough reacted in the last stretch of the game and put thing difficult to United until Valencia scored the 1-3. Juan ended the game with excellent numbers. He played from the beginning and had a 93% pass accuracy. Besides, he assisted Lingard in the 0-2.