Lukaku rates Man United's chances of title success next season

Lukaku rates Man United's chances of title success next season

Lukaku rates Man United's chances of title success next season

Manchester United took on the London club at Wembley in the FA Cup semi-finals and completed a superb comeback win to send themselves into the final.

When you are behind in a big game you look around and say we need something special to get back into this - but instead Spurs were flat and their big players did nothing after the break.

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has come under severe criticism this season, but after seeing off a tricky Tottenham side, an FA Cup final against Chelsea awaits - will a domestic cup triumph over his former side mark a successful campaign?

The game was not as open in the second half but Herrera's strike from the edge of the area settled the game and secured United's place in the final in May.

Eric Dier's deflected shot hit the post on the stroke of half-time but Spurs had lost vital momentum and Herrera's crisp low finish just after the hour set up an FA Cup final date for United with Chelsea or Southampton on 19 May.

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It means Jose Mourinho's oft-criticised team are on track to win another trophy while Pochettino's lauded side go without once more.

Mourinho said Pogba had shown what he is capable of in Wednesday's 2-0 win at Bournemouth after being substituted just four days earlier in a shock 1-0 home defeat to West Brom that handed Manchester City the Premier League title. "I do not think he does either, he's the coach, he's going to make choices and I as a player, I accept him".

The last major final they reached was the League Cup final in Pochettino's first season at the club in 2014.

But while Spurs continue to grow into an exciting team, they have still won nothing under Mauricio Pochettino.

We saw the way United responded to come from a goal down to win the game but Tottenham could not do the same in the second half.

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Tottenham have another eight days to stew on the loss as they do not return to action until April 30 with a league clash against Watford.

"In the big games, the big players tend to turn up".

Despite being a serial trophy-collector during his glittering career, Mourinho only had eyes on the seven points his team need to guarantee to finish as runners-up to an "untouchable" Manchester City in the Premier League.

"In a squad there are always a couple of players who are not playing a lot and they will try to leave".

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