Nemanja Matic’s first-half purpose sealed the victory for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s aspect but it surely wasn’t sufficient as City progressed with a 3-2 win on mixture and can now face Aston Villa within the ultimate on March 1.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confronted heavy criticism following his aspect’s inconsistent performances this season however Guardiola believes United are not off course.
‘I like a lot the way they played,’ stated Guardiola.
‘At Old Trafford we played really well, maybe I didn’t count on us to play the best way we performed, however I stated after we misplaced right here I stated they don’t want a lot.
‘The high quality of the players up entrance is unimaginable. I had the sensation, I stated earlier than after we misplaced at dwelling in opposition to them, they’re making an attempt to do what the supervisor Ole needs, and I feel it really works.
‘Maybe they don’t seem to be constant in all of the video games, they battle at dwelling slightly bit with the groups who defend deep.
‘But, I like the best way they play, the qualities they’ve.
‘Lindelof I noticed him in Benfica, Luke Shaw is an unimaginable sort of participant, Maguire, top-of-the-line central defenders on the earth.
‘The individuals up entrance they’re so quick. Matic and Fred, they’re unimaginable players, Matic is an excellent participant.
‘In time, they will do it and be back to what United was for many years.’