Thursday, December 05, 2013

Another Defeat! Manchester United have no excuses - Moyes

Manchester United have no excuses for Everton defeat - Moyes

David Moyes admits Manchester United only have themselves to blame after seeing their Premier League title hopes dented by his former club Everton.
Bryan Oviedo scored the only goal of the game four minutes from time as Roberto Martinez succeeded where Moyes had failed by masterminding the Merseyside club's first win at Old Trafford for 21 years.

An unmarked Oviedo popped up at the back post to end United's 12-match unbeaten run in all competitions with a defeat that leaves them down in ninth place, 12 points behind leaders Arsenal.
Moyes praised Everton - who are five points better off than United in fifth place - and concedes his new charges have made life difficult for themselves in the race for the Premier League crown.
He told Sky Sports News: "I'm very disappointed, but that's the way it goes. It was tight and we missed chances, but Everton took theirs.
"We needed a bit of good fortune and we didn't get it. We hit the post a couple of times and Tim Howard made some saves. Everton kept at it and showed what a good team they are.
"We didn't defend the goal well enough so it was our own doing. We had some chances, as did Everton. They have been playing well and that's why they are up near the top of the league."
When asked about his reception from the Everton fans, Moyes added: "It wasn't about me tonight.
"I was fortunate to manage Everton and I'm fortunate to be managing Manchester United. It's a big catch up for us now."

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