London – Manchester United are recognized Louis van Gaal played poorly in the first round trip to West Ham United. Equalized in injury time, Van Gaal praised the fighting spirit and character of the players.
Visit to the Boleyn Ground on Sunday (02/08/2015) night, MU more can be pressure in the first half. West Ham managed to make six shots in 45 minutes of prime, while the Red Devils only made three shots. No goals in the period.
Having to several threats, goalkeeper David De Gea finally broken in the fourth minute of the second half. Appearance MU then slowly improved, but the equalizing goal did not come, although Radamel Falcao and Robin van Persie each had a ripe opportunity to make goals.
The visitors have scored the equalizing goal in the second minute of injury time. Daley Blind which goalkeeper Hammers and make MU home with one point from a 1-1.
“I’ve seen a fantastic spirit and character of my team after trailing 0-1. I’ve said it in my players and I thank them,” said Van Gaal after the game.
“The first half was not good enough, we lost the first and second ball and that’s why we could not get out of the pressure West Ham. In the second half we showed good sebarapa we can perform. That is why I am happy with the second half and we could have won,” he continued in the BBC.
A draw at home to West Ham foils Manchester United climbed to the top three standings. ‘Red Devils’ now has 44 points and sits in fourth place, one point behind Southampton right above it.
“I am excited to Daley Blind, but he should also perform better in the first half,” said Van Gaal about his hero in the game.