Erik ten Hag stated Manchester United will give every part they’ve to stop Manchester City from finishing the treble after they meet within the FA Cup last.
United beat Brighton on penalties after a goalless draw at Wembley to progress to May’s showpiece towards their rivals.
Solly March missed the important kick for Roberto De Zerbi’s group after each side transformed their first six penalties, as United booked their second home last of the season following their Carabao Cup win in February.
By then Pep Guardiola’s group might have already got wrapped up the Premier League title and gained by way of to the Champions League last, although they nonetheless have the matter of navigating previous holders Real Madrid within the final 4.
City path Arsenal within the league by 5 factors however have two video games in hand plus they host the Gunners on the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday.
United are the one English aspect to have accomplished a League, FA Cup and Champions League treble, underneath Sir Alex Ferguson in 1999, and Ten Hag stated followers can have little question his aspect will throw every part at their nice rivals to maintain it that method.
“I understand, of course, the feelings from the Man United fans about it,” stated Ten Hag. “We will do everything to give them that, to give them the second trophy; everything what I have, everything the team have, the staff have.
“We will give everything to get it done. We can do it because we prove it. It’s not easy though, it’s a great team, but we also have a great team and great players. We can beat them.
“We will give everything and when I say everything, that is everything, more than 100 per cent you can’t do. So the fans can rely on that – that we will give it and do it against every opponent.
“But of course we want to give that against City, we want to give the fans that, for sure.”
United beat City 2-1 at Old Trafford when the perimeters met within the league in January however it will likely be the primary time the FA Cup last has seen a Manchester derby.
By the time of the assembly again at Wembley on June 3, Ten Hag’s aspect will hope to have secured their place within the Champions League for subsequent season.
They at the moment sit fourth with a six-point hole to Tottenham in fifth, having performed two video games fewer, following Spurs’ heavy defeat to Newcastle on Sunday.
“We are proof, proof that we could beat them but then we have to play the perfect game,” he stated. “I think that was the perfect game we played this season but we have to go again.
“We know that but first of all we have to focus on different occasions, different games to be in the top four to get into the Champions League next season.
“It’s not for me, it’s not about that. I want to win every game, doesn’t matter who is the opponent.
“Brighton, I have to give them a lot of credit, it’s a great team, really good philosophy of football and that made it a great game for the neutral fan. For all the fans in the stadium, I think it was a great game to watch.”
Brighton boss De Zerbi felt his aspect deserved victory towards United and a primary FA Cup last look since 1983.
Their focus now turns to making an attempt to safe their highest-ever top-flight end and a primary season in Europe.
“I think we deserved to win, because we played better and had more chances to score,” stated De Zerbi.
“We suffered in the middle of the second half, but for the other part of the game we commanded the play.
“They (the players) are focused only on our target in the Premier League. We are playing well, we deserve to reach our target of Europe, but football can be cruel.”