Celta Vigo vs Man Utd
- Author: Julie Sanders May 17, 2017,
May 17, 2017, 16:58
United will take a 1-0 lead into their semifinal second leg with Celta Vigo next week after Marcus Rashford's goal in Spain. "Sometimes the training session finished and he keeps working with my assistant", said Mourinho. He works, he works, he works.
Winning the Europa League for the first time in the club's history would hand United the same prize of a return to the Champions League next season that a top four finish offers.
The pair have endured a fraught relationship since the Portuguese entered English football as Chelsea manager in 2004, but on Thursday Wenger said: "I am open always in life to everything, for peace".
Manchester United, England's last European representatives, have travelled far and wide in their bid to win the only major continental trophy to have eluded them in their success-laden history.
The victor of this tie will meet Ajax or Olympique Lyon in the final at the Friends Arena in Stockholm on Wednesday, 24 May.
United manager Jose Mourinho looks set to continue with his plan to rest players for Sunday's match with Arsenal.
But Celta favourite Guidetti pointed to the Galician team's big wins against Spanish giants Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid in recent years as evidence that they can mount a comeback at Old Trafford.
"It's not a problem to go there and attack because at the end of the day I don't think the Man United fans are going to be happy with Man United just sitting back and doing nothing. It was a good performance". "Let's hope Old Trafford want us to win because when Old Trafford wants it, we win".
Rashford has scored 11 goals and registered six assists in 48 games across all competitions for United this season.
And Owen believes United are better with the teenager than with Ibrahimovic.
'We've got Iago Aspas who is not very big, Pione who is not very big, me and Daniel Wass who is not very big so when they bring back Fellaini, Pogba and you put the ball in the box it is going to be hard from there.