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Rashford’s Resilience: Man United Suffers Crushing Defeat to Liverpool but Marcus Rashford Refuses to Give Up in Defiant Message

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Rashford’s Resilience: Man United Suffers Crushing Defeat to Liverpool but Marcus Rashford Refuses to Give Up in Defiant Message

Marcus Rashford has finally commented on Manchester United’s humiliating 7-0 loss to Liverpool on Sunday. Despite playing as a forward in the match at Anfield, Rashford failed to make a significant impact as his team suffered a crushing defeat. Manchester United went into halftime trailing 1-0, but in the second half, they fell apart and conceded six more goals, with four different Liverpool players scoring. 

The defeat is likely to raise concerns for Manchester United’s coach, Erik ten Hag, and Rashford took to social media to share his thoughts on the loss. He expressed a desire to play another game soon to make up for it but emphasized the need to move on from the defeat and focus on the rest of the season.

Since the 2022 World Cup, Rashford has been in outstanding form, having scored 14 Premier League goals this season. However, he was unable to add to his tally against Liverpool during their crushing defeat. Rashford is not the only Manchester United player to have responded to the loss. David De Gea also took to social media to express his thoughts on the game. Despite acknowledging that it was a disastrous moment for the team, De Gea stressed the importance of looking ahead and focusing on the upcoming games, as they have a duty and responsibility to represent the club’s badge.

Luke Shaw spoke to Sky Sports after the game, apologizing for Manchester United’s poor performance and admitting that the team’s standards have dropped since their Carabao Cup win. He expressed his embarrassment for both the players and the fans who supported the team during the game and those watching from home.

“To watch that second half… I can only apologise for that. Us, as players, have to own it, we have to stand up and accept that it was nowhere near good enough.

“It was completely unacceptable. Our standards have clearly dropped since we won that trophy [the Carabao Cup seven days earlier] and, in the last couple of games, we haven’t been our normal selves.

“We need to find the good things we were doing before and bring them back because this hurts a lot and it’s really unacceptable what we did in that second half.

“We showed no personality and no mentality. For a big team to come here, we need to do better.”

The defeat to Liverpool marks Man United’s sixth loss of the league campaign as they remain in third place.

They return to action on Thursday when they face Real Betis in the Europa League before resuming their league campaign against Southampton on Sunday.

Rashford’s Resilience: Man United Suffers Crushing Defeat to Liverpool but Marcus Rashford Refuses to Give Up in Defiant Message

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