Gary Lineker reacts on Twitter to Manchester United win, Rio Ferdinand praises duo

Gary Lineker

Manchester United won against Everton in the FA Cup semi-finals on Saturday evening.

Gary Lineker has taken to social networking site Twitter to give his reaction to Manchester United’s progress to the final of the FA Cup.

United got the better of Premier League rivals Everton 2-1 in the semi-finals of the prestigious cup competition on Saturday evening.

Marouane Fellaini put the Red Devils in the lead on 34 minutes at the Wembley Stadium in London, but Chris Smalling scored own goal in the 75th minute to make it 1-1.

Anthony Martial scored the winner for Louis van Gaal’s side in the third minute of injury time.

Former Everton striker Lineker has taken to Twitter to give his reaction to the final result, while ex-United defender Rio Ferdinand has praised striker Martial and goalkeeper David de Gea, who brilliantly saved Romelu Lukaku's 57th-minute penalty.

Over the course of the 90 minutes at Wembley on Saturday evening, Everton had 45% of the possession, took 16 shots of which eight were on target, and earned two corners.

United had 55% of the possession, took 22 shots of which only seven were on target, and earned seven corners.

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