MANCHESTER – Manchester United defender Chris Smalling assess his team are able to maintain the consistency of victory, despite a number of important players still sidelined through injury.
It was submitted relating to the success of the Red Devils a 2-1 win over Stoke City at Old Trafford on Wednesday (12/03/2014). It was the fourth victory of Manchester United in the last four appearances in the Premier League.
With that result, MU sitting in fourth with 25 points, or one point ahead of West Ham United in the fifth and two points ahead of Arsenal in sixth.
Next, Manchester United will face Southampton at St Mary‘s Stadium on December 8, 2014 and Liverpool at Old Trafford on December 14, 2014. While the game against Liverpool is always important for Manchester United, match against Soton be important mainly because Soton is in the third position with a value of 26.
“Yes. I judge we can (maintain consistency). I think we have to look good in a number of games in a row. We have to regain the confidence,” said Smalling.
“Now, we will work hard throughout the week, because we have two big games next week, which could put us up there, with the players.”
“We’ve performed well in the two games where we showed a good game. If we can maintain this, I think we would be better.”
“We are excited to play and win. I think we started to get some good players who play regularly and I think, it’s obvious,” said Smalling.