At the Theatre of dreams, Man United have failed to take out the Crystal Palace team only to be stopped at the Carling Cup quarter-finals. So disappointed for performances that blurred the pupil of Sir Alex Ferguson has shown.
First a weak team like Crystal is no better opportunity to hit Sir Alex faces little chance to play the season. In attack, alongside Berbatov Macheda. Ministry of defense of the Reds today are young, it was brothers in two wings with Smalling and Evans played in central defense. United defending goal keeper just 4 Ben Amos. In the midfield with the return of Gibson noticeable after a long injury care.
The first minute battle took place with the game nicely balanced.Despite being underestimated, but the visitors Crystal does not hesitate to hold braking phase of the Reds. Given the tight defense of alternating sides, 15 minutes past the match is any real chance the danger is created.
With a strange team, Man United could not get the connection between the lines, especially when playing midfield is weak and can not do all the yard area.
20 minutes, the home team created the first dangerous chance.After the release phase with the food beat Ji Sung Park, Valencia launched a pass to Berbatov definitely reasonable deviate Crystal goal. 43 minutes, mixed Diouf put the ball down the table lamp to the crossbar. This is the case notably a final agreement.Tedious 45 minutes of the match had ended, in the yard, not a few times to Sir Alex frowned at the poor performance of students.
From early in the second, Sir Alex Morrison to launch young midfield substitute for Berbatov. Red Devils have played the more flourishing and considerable pressure to make Crystal defensive back depth.
52 minutes, make the mistake of Gardner, Valencia and then robbed the ball into the penalty area but the slope is very sorry to his last shot in the face of the Prince back into vertical columns deviate narrowly. 64 minutes, Man United have the first three changes, Pogba substitute for Rafael.
Surprise came in the 65th minute of the match. Number 7 is the Crystal Ambrose hit shot away at 30 meters distance the ball goes tension as they are only just know that Amos ball into the net. 1-0 to Crystal.
After this goal, the match more interesting. 67 minutes, Pogba has shot the ball to deviate away from the visitors goal.
68 minutes, Macheda was fouled in the penalty area and referee determined that penalty for Manchester United. Dots on 11m, Macheda beat Price to the ratio of the balance games.
The minutes, Man United to increase the pressure but could not do anything in front of the solidity of the visitors. On the Crystal, they actively play defense a little further back and scored at minute 90 if shot from Murray to be more exact. With a 1-1 draw, both teams have two extra stones to determine the name to go forward.
Man United can not seem to wake up after 90 minutes of play and they had to pay for the performance of his disappointment.
Minute 100, Crystal again scored ahead. Dots on penalty kicks in the left flank, Ambrose has a pass fails to Murray Insurance header hit the net that Ben Amos's 5000 Crystal small audience present at the boo down for joy. In this goal, the United, under the false name that Jonny Evans.
During the remainder of the first overtime and extra 15 minutes Monday, the Red Devils to overflow attack quite intense. But first a solid defense and resilience of the Crystal Palace, they gave power and accept a defeat in their home. As Crystal deserved to win his name in the Carling Cup semi-final.
Manchester United: Amos, Rafael, Evans, Smalling, Fabio, Valencia, Gibson, Park, Diouf, Berbatov, Macheda
Subs: Lindegaard, Morrison, Pogba, Cole, Fryers, M Keane, Lingard
Crystal Palace: Price, Clyne, Wright, McCarthy, Gardner, Dikgacoi, Scannell, Zaha, Easter, Moxey, O'Keefe
Subs: Speroni, Parr, Ambrose, Iversen, Jedinak, Murray, Ramage
Fixture and Carling Cup quarter-final results:
Cardiff City 2-0 Blackburn
Chelsea 0-2 Liverpool
Arsenal 0-1 Man City
02:45 Man Utd 1-2 Crystal Palace