Danny Welbeck insists Man United won’t get complacent in title run-in
Danny Welbeck insists that Manchester United will not get complacent ahead of their derby showdown against Manchester City
Danny Welbeck insists that Manchester United will not get complacent as they look to take a step closer to the Premier League title with victory over Manchester City at Old Trafford.
United head into Monday night’s derby showdown at Old Trafford knowing that a win will allow them to open up a 18-point lead at the top of the table with just seven games left to play.
And 22-year-old striker Welbeck insists that Sir Alex Ferguson’s men need no motivation ahead of the crunch clash.
“It’s a huge motivation, but that motivation has been there all season,” Welbeck told United Review.
“To be 15 points ahead is a big margin but we won’t get complacent. Our mentality is always the same for every match – to win. That won’t change.
“Of course, knowing victory tonight would put us within a few points of the title is a massive incentive for us.
“Everyone has felt the excitement building in the city ahead of tonight’s match and it’s one we’re all looking forward to.”