26 May 2022 | 03:54 | Football
The Old Trafford team rekindled their hopes of reaching the Top 4 after a 3-1 victory over Brentford. Former player Rio Ferdinand shared his own views.
The race for the Top 4 Premier League is hotter than ever. With 3 points against Brentford this morning, Man United has 35 points equal to Arsenal, 1 point less than Tottenham Hotspur; 2 points behind the 4th place team, West Ham United.
Commenting on Man United’s Top 4 racing opportunity this season, Rio Ferdinand and Steve Sidwell shared. ” They need positive results. Right now, their goal is to be in the Top 4. Tottenham Hotspur are a formidable opponent with two matches in hand, ” Ferdinand told BT Sport.
” Getting into the Top 4 has become a must for Man United this season. They can’t go from 2nd place last season and lose their Champions League spot this season. For a manager, that goal. huge, ” commented Sidwell.
Continuing, Ferdinand analyzed: “Man United are always ready to be in the Top 4. They had a good game. They have to get the maximum number of points from the other opponents,” said Ferdinand.
Anthony Elanga, Mason Greenwood and Marcus Rashford respectively scored to help Ralf Rangnick’s army win 3-1 against Brentford. Brentford’s only goal was scored by Ivan Toney in the 85th minute.
The next opponent of Man United is West Ham United. Coach David Moyes and his team are having an impressive season with 4th place and 37 points after 22 rounds.