Ralf Rangnick believes Nemanja Matic was just as important as goalscorer Anthony Elanga in helping Manchester United recover against Atletico Madrid in midweek.With an intense week ahead, Elanga scored a second-half equaliser to earn United a draw in their Champions League first leg clash in Madrid. But they will return to domestic matters this weekend against Watford.
Arsenal’s victory over Wolves on Thursday means the Red Devils are only one point ahead of their rivals in fourth place having played two games more.
And Rangnick is aware his side cannot afford to slip up in the race to secure Champions League football, with trips to top two Manchester City and Liverpool looming in March.
“We have to keep the momentum, win t …