Title holders Manchester United advanced to the fourth round of the Carabao Cup with a comfortable 4-1 victory against Burton Albion at Old Trafford.
Thanks to England forward Marcus Rashford who scored twice in the game and another two goals were added by Jesse Lingard and Anthony Martial.
United boss Jose Mourinho was very happy with the result of the match and the professionalism showed by his men in their EFL Cup defense.
“I think everybody in attacking areas gave dynamic in the team and especially happiness. We look happy playing football in this moment, and that’s all I want. Sometimes players in these cup matches are not professional but that was an extremely professional performance. We played seriously. We gave no chances to the opponent. They all want to play, they are all ready to play and use the minutes they are on the pitch to try to improve.” Mourinho expressed
Meanwhile the 35-year-old midfielder Lloyd Dyer made a stoppage-time consolation for Burton. (Check 12BET for more Soccer Betting Tips)
The Red Devils is now set to travel and play away match against Swansea City in the fourth round of the tournament.
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