Utd into FA Cup final after comeback win over Spurs


MANCHESTER United manager Jose Mourinho believes that criticism of his side this season has been unjustified after they came from behind to beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 and reach a 20th FA Cup final in Wembley on Saturday.

Goal of Alexis Sanchez and Ander Herrera canceled Share Allis opens to send United to a third final in less than two years under Mourinho, who has won the European League and League Cup last season.

Liverpool's 2-2 draw at West Brom in the Premier League also means that United only has seven points from their remaining four league matches to secure second place behind champions Manchester City.

"We should ask ourselves why there are too many critics at all of us," said Mourinho.

"We can finish another with seven more points. To do that with all the amazing teams we play against will be a performance for a club that could not do it for a couple of years now."

"We need two wins and one drawing to finish another with 81 points behind an impenetrable city, no chance of coming into battle with them. I think that another with 81 points is a good season and then we can come to the finals with a good spirit, backed by good supporters. "On the other hand, a record-eighth consecutive FA Cup secured semifinal defeat for Spurs their ten-year-long wait for a trophy.

" We want to win trophies, we have the staff who want to win. We can not continue doing this, "said Alli." We can not throw it away. We need to improve. "

Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino played the importance of winning his first silverware coach before claiming" would not change their lives. "

And the Argentine insisted on finishing in the Premier League top four in a third consecutive season to qualify for the Champions League is more important for their advances than a club than silverware.

"To me, it's important now we finish in the top four to play again in the Champions League," said Pochettino. 19659011] "Sometimes after the game I am very frustrated, but I quickly move on and we have four games to make sure we play the Champions League. It will be a successful season if we assure our position. "However, Spurs started as determined to make a statement. Only 11 minutes in Davinson Sanchez's long ball, Christian Eriksen chose perfect as Paul Pogba could not track the Danish midfielder down to the right.

And his cross was thumbs perfect for Alli to apply finish to his 13th goal for season.

"We were dominating from the first moment, and it just seemed to be a way," added Alli. "We're relaxing, it's very disappointing." Spurs could not make the most of their early dominance as they walked in front of Eriksen scuffed wide from Harry Kane's layoff before England's striker just could not reach Son's viscous swinging cross

Pogba and Sanchez have been the two marquee signatures of Mourinho lead time, but both have largely failed to meet the expected standards for them this season while Mourinho even dropped Pogba regularly throughout the campaign.

has demonstrated the side of his game like Mourinh o disgust for Spurs, Pogba demonstrated his combination of physical power and technical ability when he smashed Mousa Dembele before delivering a pinpoint cross for Sanchez to return home just his third United goal. [19659003] "I tell Alexis the same thing I told Paul a couple of weeks ago," added Mourinho. "I can not expect them to score goals, be man-of-the-match or be perfect every match, but I can expect a level where you do not go under it."

"It's the basics. If you do the basics, then some games make your talents the difference." Sanchez was again involved for the winner 28 minutes from the time when his ball across the area was perfect when Herrera arrived late from midfield and his low bet in the middle of the goal hit the form, which was slow to react down to the right.



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