Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal admitted he was worried after going a goal down against Preston but hailed the change of system that won the game.
CHRIS WHEELER: Wayne Rooney scored on his return to the Manchester United attack as Louis van Gaal’s side survived an FA Cup upset at Preston to set up a quarter-final clash at home to Arsenal.
Marouane Fellaini was left bloodied and bruised on Monday night, but the Manchester United midfielder had the last laugh as he helped his team to FA Cup victory against Preston North End.
Goals from Ander Herrera, Marouane Fellaini and Wayne Rooney helped the Reds come from behind to win at Deepdale.
Preston North End boss Simon Grayson took heart from his players' showing against Manchester United, despite the 3-1 defeat in the FA Cup fifth round.
IAN LADYMAN AT DEEPDALE: No matter how poorly they play, Louis van Gaal's Manchester United team are devilishly hard to beat as they proved with victory over League One Preston.
The Dutch coach was thrilled with his side’s comeback win against Preston, which set up a quarter-final against Arsenal, while admitting that he is still working out Marouane Fe......
IF LOUIS VAN GAAL has done anything for Manchester United, it is to help them perfect the art of winning ugly....
Manchester United laboured to a 3-1 win over Preston as problems remain for Louis van Gaal...
Gemma Thompson reports from Deepdale as United's never-say-die attitude keeps the Cup dream alive.
Roy Hodgson insists Wayne Rooney did not dive to earn his side a penalty during Manchester United’s FA Cup victory at Preston.
England manager Roy Hodgson confirms that Wayne Rooney will feature as a centre-forward for the national side.
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