Oriol Romeu sends message on Twitter after Southampton defeat

Southampton's Oriol Romeu in action with Manchester City's Nicolas Otamendi

Southampton lost to Manchester United in the Premier League on Friday.

Southampton's Oriol Romeu in action with Manchester City's Nicolas OtamendiSouthampton's Oriol Romeu in action with Manchester City's Nicolas Otamendi

Southampton midfielder Oriol Romeu has taken to social networking site Twitter to give his reaction to his side’s defeat to Manchester United on Friday evening.

The Saints suffered a 2-0 defeat to United away from home at Old Trafford in the Premier League.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic was the star of the show, as the Swedish striker scored both the goals for the Red Devils.

Romeu started the match for Southampton, but the 24-year-old defensive midfielder had to be substituted after just 12 minutes.

Southampton's Oriol Romeu receives treatment after sustaing a injury as Manchester United's Juan Mata stands over himSouthampton's Oriol Romeu receives treatment after sustaing a injury as Manchester United's Juan Mata stands over him

The former Barcelona and Chelsea man has assured the Southampton fans on Twitter that his injury is not serious.

The Spaniard has also stated that he is sad that Southampton failed to win against United.

Southampton's Oriol Romeu speaks with manager Ronald KoemanOriol Romeu speaks with Ronald Koeman

Over the course of the 90 minutes at Old Trafford on Friday evening, visitors Southampton had 57% of the possession, took 13 shots of which only one was on target, and failed to earn a single corner, according to BBC Sport.

The Saints will return to action next weekend when they take on Sunderland at St. Mary’s Stadium in the Premier League.

Aston Villa's Ashley Westwood in action with Southampton's Oriol RomeuAshley Westwood in action with Oriol Romeu

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