Photo: Ander Herrera sends message to Man United supporters ahead of Liverpool tie

Ander Herrera reacts to Manchester United's 1-0 loss to West Brom on Sunday ahead of Europa League clash

Ander Herrera says Manchester United are already thinking about their Europa League clash against Liverpool on Thursday.

The Red Devils slumped to a first defeat in five games in all competitions after a 1-0 defeat by West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns on Sunday afternoon.

Louis van Gaal’s side are in sixth place in the Premier League table and three points behind fourth-placed Manchester City in the race to secure a top-four finish.

However, Herrera is already switching his focus to the Europa League in a bid to forget about their Premier League disappointment at West Brom.

Herrera wrote: “Tough day for all of us, already thinking about Thursday 🔴”

United make the trip to Liverpool for the first leg of their Europa League last-16 clash at Anfield on Thursday night.

The Reds travel to Old Trafford for the return leg on 17 March.

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Van Gaal’s side host West Ham United in the FA Cup quarter-finals in sandwiched between the Europa League last-16 legs.

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