Ferguson Admits Man Utd Got Lucky
Ferguson admitted prior to Shelvey’s sending off, United were second best.
“We were very poor. Liverpool dominated the first half and we were lucky,” Ferguson said.
“In the second half, we had better statistics in terms of possession but we were playing against 10 men so that was disappointing.”
“We are bitterly disappointed but the best team lost. We could control our players’ performance but what we can’t control is decisions by the referee,” Rodgers said.
He added: “Everyone who saw it will say it is never a penalty. Glen Johnson has made a fantastic recovery run and I don’t know why Antonio Valencia goes down to be honest.”
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