Martinez Praises Mentality Victory over Everton in the MU
Liverpool – Everton manager Roberto Martinez, praised his team who performed brilliantly in the game against Manchester United. Martinez calls the Toffees showed remarkable mentality.
Everton’s 3-0 win over Manchester United in the English Premier League match at Goodison Park on Sunday (26/04/2015). Three goals scored by the home side’s James McCarthy, John Stones, and Kevin Mirallas.
Thanks to this victory, Everton are unbeaten in their last six league games and won five times. They now occupy the tenth position in the standings with 44 points.
“The players deserve praise because we face a very good team,” said Martinez told Sky Sports.
“We have to show the best performance and I feel that we are in a fantastic level as a team. We are very good in every part,” he added.
Everton let MU dominate the game with possession of about 65%. But, they are more clever take advantage of opportunities. Of their nine shots, seven of which led to Chelsea’s goal and three goals to fruition. Meanwhile, Manchester United could not score despite having 17 shots (four on target).
“We are quite happy to let them control of the ball in certain areas. However, we showed remarkable intensity (to take it again) and that the birth process McCarthy goals,” said Martinez.
“To keep our concentration for 90 minutes and kept a clean sheet – I thought it was outstanding and showed a remarkable mentality,” he said.