Jose Mourinho was delighted to see Manchester United keep a clean sheet
Manchester United ran out 2-0 winners at home to Watford this afternoon, extending their unbeaten run to 16 games.
The result also see the Red Devils move up to fifth in the table, putting pressure on the top four.
However, Jose Mourinho has admitted he was most pleased to see his side keep a clean sheet – especially because they are not a heavy-scoring team.
Jose Mourinho's Manchester United are now unbeaten in 16 games
"We needed to win," Mourinho told BBC Sport.
"Sixteen games unbeaten is an amazing record but it would be the perfect record with two or three fewer draws at home.
"It was a difficult match and a very important win for us.
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"We are not a team scoring lots of goals so it is important to keep the clean sheets.
"I am really happy with the performance.
"In the 10-15 minutes before the goal we were playing in a brilliant way. The goal had to come."