‘Red Devils’ Discard Two Points, Van Gaal Confessing Frustration
Birmingham – Manchester United’s victory barrage stopped after a 1-1 draw with Aston Villa. Managers ‘Red Devils’, Louis van Gaal, was admitted frustration with the results.
Before the match, Van Gaal said that he wants to see his team appear more dominant. At Villa Park, Saturday (12/20/2014) night, United are dominant in terms of ball possession, but minimal in penetrating into the opponent’s penalty box. The ball is controlled by the United players were just spinning in midfield, before finally passed to the side of the wing and ended up with a cross.
Van Gaal said, although control of the game, his team performed less explosive in the first round. It is also used by the Villa and Paul Lambert’s team made it even ahead goal by Christian Benteke.
“Utterly frustrating. I think, we throw away two points. We did not start well enough and therefore they can score goals,” said Van Gaal as reported by the BBC.
“We dominated the ball well in the first half, but we did not do anything with it.”
“In the second half, we played better. But, it is not as effective as usual. But this is football. Sometimes you can not force anything,” said the manager of Dutch origin.
United finally equalized through Radamel Falcao scored in the second half. Create Falcao, it was his second goal for United.
With this result, United winning streak halted at number six. Wayne Rooney et al. still is third in the standings with a value of 32, seven points behind Manchester City and Chelsea.