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Manchester United registers their win over the Chelsea side and after that the Manchester United teenager Marcos Rashford among the players who earned the words of encouragement from the Manchester United manager.


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Last night the Manchester United side  saw off their counterpart Chelsea side and the Special one described the Youngster's performance as a fantastic.


Last night the 19 year old Manchester United striker scored the first goal for the Red Devils  and he was also  a constant threat to the Blues  defense with his pace, and in that  match he becomes the center of attraction with his merit.


After his formidable performance against the Chelsea side the player received a standing ovation from the home crowd when he was substituted by the Swedish  striker Ibrahimovic.


Mourinho was impressed with the  performance of his strikers in their victory against the Chelsea side.


After the match the Chelsea supremo also accolades about the two center backs  Eric Bailly and Marcos Rojo.


Mourinho said: "Rashford played fantastically well,"


"He also had a very good game at Stamford Bridge in the FA Cup. He had exactly the same chance to score then even when we were playing with 10 men in the second half because he is faster than their defenders and can get in behind them. 

"This time he scored. It was early in the match and it gave the team more confidence and stability. It was very important. The kid played fantastic.

"But everybody fought really hard and did what they had to do. Eric Bailly and Marcos Rojo deserve a special mention because they play absolutely every game non-stop since the injuries of Chris Smalling and Phil Jones."


with that win over the Chelsea side the Manchester United side extended their 22 games unbeaten run and they are now sitting at the fifth spot  in the table.


They are now four points aback from the Manchester City side with one extra game in their hand.


In the post match conference Mourinho said: "Normally you win the title if you are 22 matches unbeaten and we are struggling to finish top four.


"Why? Everybody knows why because we lost too many points at home. But it's a great feeling to know that it's difficult for us to lose a match, people fight until the end.

"I am really happy with the team and with the result because Manchester City and Liverpool results left us in a position of having to win this match - not even a draw would have been a good result for us. 

"I am really happy for us because we kept two windows open to try to play Champions League football.

"I cannot give up on the Premier League yet - we have to try. If one day we are in the Europa League and in the Premier League the distance is too big then we have to prioritise and nobody can criticise us if we do it in a different way in the last matches of the league. 

"But while it is mathematically possible we will go with everything we have."