Paul Pogba says he nonetheless feels “disappointed” regardless of Manchester United’s dramatic derby win over Manchester Metropolis.
The Frenchman performed a key function within the comeback on the Etihad, scoring two objectives as Jose Mourinho’s group battled again from 2-Zero all the way down to win Three-2.
The end result denied Pep Guardiola’s facet the Premier League title however afterwards Pogba admitted to feeling pissed off that United haven’t been capable of reproduce their second-half kind in opposition to Metropolis on extra events this season.
“It obviously feels great to score two goals but it’s an even better feeling to win against Manchester City and not let them win today against us in their own stadium,” the midfielder informed MUTV.
“I really feel very completely happy however there may be one facet of me that’s disenchanted too as a result of, with a efficiency like we had within the second half, if we had finished this all season, I believe we might be combating for the title with Metropolis or we would be simply in entrance of them however that is soccer. It occurs. And we’ve to hold on like this, we’re studying.
“It was a great second-half performance. If we had played like this all season, we would be in the top of the league.”
United nonetheless have lots to play for within the last weeks of the season.
They’ve six video games to safe second place within the Premier League and face an FA Cup semifinal in opposition to Tottenham at Wembley on April 21.
Pogba added: “We have now to consider the second place, and the FA Cup, that’s coming and take some relaxation and take the video games after they come.
“It is why we play, to come back better than the season before and not do the mistakes that we have done.”
Rob is ESPN FC’s Manchester United correspondent. Comply with him on Twitter @RobDawsonESPN.