In what has been a turbulent few days for United amid huge pressure on Louis van Gaal, it was good to see Schneiderlin and his teammates put in an assured display. The Frenchman was in fine mood following the clash:
— Morgan Schneiderlin (@SchneiderlinMo4) February 22, 2016
United were much improved on Monday but Shrewsbury provided little by way of resistance.
The pressure on van Gaal shouldn’t subside despite the victory; with a convincing win against FC Midtjylland on Thursday the minimum expected of him.
Going out of the Europa League would be disastrous in terms of confidence in van Gaal despite the huge amount of injuries at Old Trafford.