Juan Mata’s Understanding with Herrera and Solid Defensive Work Key in Win vs Spurs

Juan Mata left the field to appreciative applause after 77 minutes of industrious work against Tottenham. He deserved it. The much maligned figure, who has a reputation for not adequately undertaking his defensive responsibilities, went some way to proving his critics wrong. The Spaniard’s appetite to fulfill his duties in this regard was very admirable […]