The Manchester United midfielder, Ander Herrera, claiming The Red Devils made the FA Cup as a target in between clubs on the 2016-17 season.
Manchester United ensured a place in the quarter-finals after capturing the FA Cupwith Blackburn Rovers 2-1 at Ewood Park Stadium in the fifth round of matches Sunday (19/2/2017).
The status of Manchester United who is the defending FA Cup, making his team have felt if Herrera motivation more to defend the title.
“This team (Blackburn Rovers) exert everything, but we are happy with our performances. We performed seriously in this competition (the FA Cup) because we are the defending champions.
“We want to be the champion at Wembley. Some of the key players could not perform but we indicate if other players ready to perform as good. We hope that all the players can have the same mental, “said Herrera.
All the players ready to perform and some important players are not on the field, but we are good as a team. We need it from all the players, “said the Spain midfielder.
Manchester United travel to defend the FA Cup title is unwieldy because they will meet Chelsea in the quarter-finals. The game will be played on March 11, 2017.
Currently, Manchester United are still chasing four trophies from four competitions they follow, that is the Premier League, Europa League, League Cup and FA Cup.
Manchester City goalkeeper, Willy Caballero, reminding his colleagues to be aware of AS Monaco striker Radamel Falcao,, when the two teams compete in the round of 16 of the Champions League.
The first meeting between Manchester City and Monaco will take place at Etihad Stadium, Manchester (21/2/2017). Manchester City favored to grab a ticket to the round of eight than Monaco. But the Manchester City squad refused to assume the opponent lightly.
Caballero revealed the potential of Monaco as they reinforced Radamel Falcao. According to the Argentina goalkeeper, Falcao is in a phase of revival after experiencing a decrease in performance due to a knee injury.
So far, delivering presents to Falcao Monaco topped in the standings while France Ligue 1 and has donated 10 goals from 28 appearances in all competitions.
“I have special experience with Falcao, while still the same career in Spain. He is thebest striker in the world while still costumed Atletico Madrid. But the career was not so smooth after suffering a knee injury.
“He failed to rise on Manchester United and Chelsea, but this time he had started toreturn to Monaco scored a diligent. We must be wary of Falcao. I hope he is not in the best condition at the match later, “hope Caballero.
Currently, the main choice Middle Caballero Pep Guardiola‘s squad [Manchester City] (2861929 ““). 35-year-old goalkeeper only conceded one goal in four of his last appearance with The Citizens.
The Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, Chelsea already judge holds a Premier League champion 2016-2017. Therefore, The Blues are now the focus of the event appeared in the FA Cup.
Chelsea play on this season. The Club‘s Antonio Conte still comfortably entrenchedat the top of the standings while the Premier League with a value of 62, winning eight points over Manchester City in the second stage.
Not only in the League, Chelsea also appeared resplendent in the FA Cup. Diego Costa and his friends drove to the quarter-finals, after getting rid of Wolverhampton Wanderers in the fifth round with a score of 2-0.
On the big eight FA Cup matches, Chelsea will meets Manchester United in Old Trafford, 31 March 2017. London Blue squads believed would continue the good trend in order to marry the title of Premier League with the FA Cup.
“Maybe Chelsea just thinking about the FA Cup, because according to me, they’ve already won the Premier League and will no longer have any fighting,” said Mourinho.
“The FA Cup is something that I believe is important to them. MU must play againstSt-Etienne, the Magpies League Cup final, and may face other opponents in the Europa League, “he said.
“I had to fight to bring Manchester United grabbed top spot in the Premier League.I have many things to think about, “explained the origin of the Portugal Manager.
Manchester United have a bad trend when facing Chelsea. In 11 of the last cons The Blues game, MU swallowed six defeat, draw, and five have never grabbed the victory.