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Juan Mata reveals surprise favourite moment as a Manchester United player

Juan Mata and Ander Herrera

What is your favourite Juan Mata moment at Man United?

Juan Mata has had some pretty special moments in his career – from winning the Champions League to the World Cup and European Championships.

However, since he's moved to Manchester United, he's not really enjoyed quite the same success – at least when it comes to silverware. 

But that hasn't stopped the diminutive Spaniard from enjoying his time at Old Trafford and finding other things to find enjoyment in other than trophies.

And Mata revealed in this weeks video on his YouTube channel just what exactly his favourite moments at Man United are so far.

There's the standard stuff, like his debut against Cardiff, his first goal against Aston Villa and scoring twice against Liverpool at Anfield last season.

However, it turns out that his favourite moment is actually something that some Man United fans and neutrals might raise an eyebrow to. 

Mata revealed that the reception from Old Trafford despite finishing 7th in the 2013/14 season. "We finished 7th in the league a position Manchester United should never be in. When we walked on the pitch to say goodbye to you all, it was an unbelievable feeling, unbelievable support that you gave us and the energy. That this is what makes this club special." 

Lovely stuff from Mata. The midfielder could get himself another special moment when Man United take on Southampton at Old Trafford on Saturday afternoon. 

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