United first leg collapse “unacceptable” says Ten Hag
Manchester United had been knocked out of the Europa League by a rampant Sevilla who confirmed as soon as once more why they’ve gained this event a document six occasions.
United had been nervous all evening and an early mistake from David De Gea and Harry Maguire gave the hosts the lead after simply eight minutes. Youssef En-Nesyri urgent excessive to win the ball and faucet it previous the goalkeeper.
Lucas Ocampos believed he had added a second simply earlier than the break however an in depth VAR name dominated his strike out for offside. Sevilla didn’t want lengthy after the restart tp rating although. A nook ball got here to Loic Bade who shouldered an effort over the pinnacle of De Gea to present the hosts a agency grip on the match.
Issues received worse for United’s goalkeeper when, late within the recreation, he stormed out of his field, miscontrolled the ball and gave En-Nesyri an open aim to safe the win and a spot within the semi-finals.
Relive the motion as Sevilla host Manchester United within the Europa League quarter-finals:
Sevilla vs Manchester United
Present newest replace
Manchester United’s disastrous evening is the nadir for calamitous pair
You come on the kings of the Europa League, you finest not miss. Manchester United had Sevilla the place they needed them after an hour at Previous Trafford. After 90, harrowing minutes in Andalusia, they had been out of Europe, overwhelmed, overrun and overcome. After two late personal targets at Previous Trafford got here early and late items of targets on the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan. After a recreation the place United in all probability ought to have gone three or 4 targets up got here one the place they misplaced by three and had been in all probability flattered by that scoreline. After a match the place Harry Maguire was luckless for a Sevilla aim got here a rematch the place he was undoubtedly, crucially at fault for one. After a season the place David De Gea has a minimum of confirmed glimpses of his finest got here arguably the poorest efficiency of his United profession.
If a second was required to epitomise United’s haplessness, nonetheless greater than Maguire’s function in Youssef En-Nesyri’s opener, De Gea equipped it for the Moroccan’s second. His troubles with the ball at his toes had been a reason for the primary aim. They introduced the final, the goalkeeper’s full incapability to manage or clear an extended ball as an alternative teeing up En-Nesyri to search out an empty internet from 35 yards. That was United, failing on the fundamentals, giving Sevilla an open aim. If the world’s costliest centre-back was not the worst participant on the pitch, it was as a result of its best-paid goalkeeper was as an alternative. All three targets could possibly be traced to him.
However the males United wanted to face tall had been as an alternative cowed and damaged by the ferocity of Sevilla and the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan. Like Brentford, like Liverpool, like Newcastle, this was one other away day when Erik ten Hag’s staff had been discovered wanting in each respect.
Mike Jones20 April 2023 22:09
Put up-match ideas of Erik ten Hag
“It’s clear that once we make such errors, it’s very troublesome to win a soccer recreation. We have now to do higher. That’s a requirement.
“We weren’t composed, we weren’t calm. When you beat the press, you’ve gotten enormous areas everywhere in the pitch. However we didn’t do it firstly and it was so apparent the right way to do it.
“There have been unhealthy choices. We misplaced the battles. They’d extra ardour, extra need, extra willingness, as an illustration on the second aim. Then it’s troublesome to win huge soccer video games. It’s a downside.
“We are able to’t run away from it however Sunday we’ve one other alternative to work on that. We have now to step up and present extra character and persona.”
Mike Jones20 April 2023 22:27
Put up-match ideas from Owen Hargreaves
“Sevilla had been good right now.
“The gang had been good they usually rose to the event. This place was completely bouncing. You possibly can see why this can be a fortress. It’s onerous to play in opposition to them right here.
“Manchester United weren’t prepared from the primary minute. They had been second finest in each section of the sport. This was misplaced within the second half at Previous Trafford. They might have been up three or four-nil.
“They might have been out of sight. As a substitute they received punished tonight.”
Mike Jones20 April 2023 22:19
FT Sevilla 3-0 Man Utd (5-2 agg)
For a sixth successive season, Manchester United have been eradicated from a European knockout tie by Spanish opposition – with three of these coming in opposition to Sevilla (2017/18, 2019/20 & 2022/23).
Mike Jones20 April 2023 22:15
FT Sevilla 3-0 Man Utd (5-2 agg)
Mike Jones20 April 2023 22:12
FT Sevilla 3-0 Man Utd (5-2 agg)
Mike Jones20 April 2023 22:06
Response from Paul Scholes
As a part of his punditry with BT Sport former Manchester United star Paul Scholes had his say on United’s efficiency: “It was a troublesome evening for United.
“They didn’t deal with the eagerness and simply couldn’t deal with the aggression of an excellent Sevilla staff tonight.”
Mike Jones20 April 2023 22:03
Sevilla vs Manchester United participant scores from shambolic Europa League exit
Harry Maguire was caught on the ball on the sting of his field as Youssef En-Nesyri fired Sevilla forward early into the sport.
David De Gea was then crushed by Loic Bade’s looping header as United conceded inside two minutes of the restart. The goalkeeper then miscontrolled an extended ball as En-Nesyri sealed United’s defeat.
United, who at one level had been 2-0 within the tie, barely threatened in one in all their worst performances of the season underneath Erik ten Hag.
Listed below are how the gamers rated as Sevilla progressed to the semi-finals:
Mike Jones20 April 2023 21:58
Full-time: Sevilla 3-0 Man Utd (5-2 agg)
90+4 minutes: There goes the ultimate whistle. Manchester United have been humbled in Spain. Their European journey is over for this season.
Sevilla had been simply higher than them in each single manner tonight. Erik ten Hag is not going to be in any respect happy with what he’s seen however he can’t be too essential as these gamers want to show up in opposition to Brighton on the weekend within the FA Cup.
Sevilla undergo having gained 5-2 on combination.
Mike Jones20 April 2023 21:55
Sevilla 3-0 Man Utd (5-2 agg)
90 minutes: 4 minutes of stoppage time to play earlier than the tip of this tie.
Mike Jones20 April 2023 21:50