Gary Neville believes Manchester United are ‘sleepwalking’ right into a top-four race after the Pink Devils stumbled to a 3rd consecutive goalless draw at Crystal Palace.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s facet put in a lacklustre show at Selhurst Park and so they have received solely one in every of their final 5 matches within the division.
Liverpool host Chelsea on Thursday evening and the 2 golf equipment will need to shut the hole on their off form rivals.
Neville mentioned on Sky Sports activities: “They (United) appeared torpid and nicely off it, their physique language appeared actually drained.
“I believed they’d cement second place by selecting up factors at locations like Crystal Palace. Now Liverpool and Chelsea will suppose they’re in with a proper likelihood.
“It wasn’t a great evening for United. It doesn’t matter who’s in cost, you’ll be able to’t be boring and that was boring tonight.
“They’re sleepwalking in video games. They’ll find yourself in a top-four race if they don’t seem to be cautious.”
Solskjaer couldn’t conceal his disappointment after his facet didn’t capitalise on their alternative to cement their spot in second within the top-flight standings.
He instructed Sky Sports activities: “It’s disappointing. We had been just a bit bit off. If you happen to’re not spot on you’re not going to win video games.
“Typically it’s human nature, generally you don’t work at your greatest. At present we didn’t. It’s been an extended season however everybody has the identical season.
“We stored giving the ball away. There have been occasions within the first half we constructed some strain, had some half-decent probabilities however we stored giving it away. You then don’t construct momentum and that’s the sport you get.”