Following Manchester United’s 0-0 draw with Chelsea, Louis van Gaal has spoken of his frustration of us not getting a result. Both Ander Herrera had Wayne Rooney had excellent chances to score, while United should have been awarded two penalties, although it’s no surprise Martin Atkinson failed to award them, given his usual performances in our games against Chelsea.
I think it was a very good performance but you have to score a goal and we didn’t. We hit the post twice when the keeper was beaten, then had a big chance in the second half and two penalty cases – one handball, one foul on Mata – but didn’t receive a penalty. So we are forcing the luck but still don’t have the luck we need. Against Stoke, I have said the first half we didn’t dare to play but that’s a big difference today – we dared to play and pressed a lot. We were the dominant team, we created chances, we shot on goal and only gave three chances away. Against a team like Chelsea, with such attackers, that’s not bad.