Juan Mata has admitted that Manchester United were simply not good enough against West Bromwich Albion, bemoaning the lack of pace in the home side’s display.
The hosts should have had a penalty and Romelu Lukaku’s header required a brilliant save from Ben Foster, but they hardly stretched West Brom’s back four.
Old Trafford grew restless as the game went on and James Rodriguez’s goal midway through the second half, which gave Manchester City the title, topped off an afternoon of misery for the red side of Manchester.
And Mata, speaking after the game, was unable to explain what went so terribly wrong, noting that United simply didn’t play.
Mata: “There’s no excuses today. Bad day for everyone. We understand the fans frustration. It was a slow game and ...
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