Manchester United Players get touch of Europa League trophy on flight back

Ander Herrera seen ordering Henrikh Mkhitaryan back into box moments before goal

Ander Herrera ordered his team-mate to return to the box

Europa League glory also means United join Ajax, Bayern Munich and Juventus as the only clubs to have won all three major UEFA trophies, including the now-defunct European Cup Winners' Cup, as well as the Club World Cup or the Intercontinental Cup. We want peace in the world. It was hard to train but the manager told us the only thing we could do is win this for them and that is what we have done. Even José Mourinho - who, like many of us, considered the Europa League to be beneath him - celebrated with rarely seen abandon.

The 31-year-old Liverpool native has been attached with a move to the Chinese Super League, as well as a return to boyhood club Everton.

"I just wish that when Wayne is picked as a forward player, he just stays up the pitch and doesn't work his socks off to come back and help out".

"We totally deserved the win".

One Manchester City fan came to watch the game in his sky blue kit with the message "A City, United" written proudly on his back.

"I know the venue and have been there to see concerts with my girlfriend, and what happened on Monday was bad and the fact it happened in a familiar place just increased the anxiety", he said.

"I've got decisions to make now over the next few weeks, have a word with my family and then I'll decide".

United's first continental trophy in nine years brings with it the welcome boon of Champions League qualification after a disappointing Premier League campaign.

"The motivation is always big when you put a United shirt on, because we represent the greatest club in England one of the biggest in the world", added Herrera.

"We knew where they were better than us, we knew where we were better than them, we tried to kill their good qualities and exploit their weaknesses". We were really sad because when you think about life and football, you have no voice.

"We did this very, very well since the first minute and we totally deserved the trophy".

Sir Alex Ferguson said that Manchester United gave the city a lift after the Manchester Arena attack that left twenty two people dead. "We have won a trophy the club has never won so we are really happy".

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany had posted a message on Twitter earlier saying they "stand shoulder to shoulder" with the victims and praising the "true spirit" of the city.

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