London – Louis van Gaal has completed his duty to bring Manchester United beat Crystal Palace. Van Gaal is now waiting for “help” Jose Mourinho to Chelsea beat Liverpool could deliver for the sake of competition to the big four.
MU was in a precarious position when three successive defeats threaten their chances to finish top four and qualify for the Champions League next season. Because the difference in points with Liverpool who had only nine points trimmed to four points.
By leaving the league three weeks away, the failure to achieve full points will benefit Liverpool is in fifth position. Then the game against Palace at Selhurst Park on Saturday (9/5) night, so the game that must win ‘Red Devils’.
The task was solved perfectly when Manchester United come away with a 2-1 victory. Lead through Juan Mata penalty in the first half, the score was 1-1 after Jason Puncheon scored before Marouane Fellaini ensure three points for the Red Devils.
MU back now widen the difference with Liverpool to seven points, and defeat the Reds from Chelsea at Stamford Bridge tonight will automatically pass the MU to the Champions League next season.
Therefore Van Gaal hopes Mourinho still preparing his team seriously, though it was confirmed themselves to be champions of the Premier League. The Dutch manager had already promised the show drinking wine together with Mourinho.
“There’s always a bottle of wine for Jose Mourinho, but we stay sitting and drinking a glass of wine while looking at how Chelsea beat Liverpool,” he quipped Van Gaal as reported by Sky Sports.