Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

No Hiding Place in Big Games Says Nev

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

No Hiding Place in Big Games Says Nev

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UNITED need to improve their counter attack in big away games to have any chance of winning the title, according to former skipper Gary Neville . Jose Mourinho's side had swept aside all before them before their 0-0 draw with Liverpool, scoring 21 league goals in the process, but managed just one shot on target at Anfield.

Although United limited their bitter rivals to just one clear opening, when David de Gea somehow denied Joel Matip from six yards out, their pragmatic approach won them few admirers.

And Neville feels his former side will have to do a lot better when they travel to Chelsea on November 5 following the first big test of their title credentials.

"It needs to [change]. If you're going to win the league they'll have to be better than that away from home in the big games," he said. …

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