Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick expressed his relief after his side's 3-0 win at West Bromwich Albion following a poor display in Greece in the UEFA Champions League.
Manchester United face an uphill task to reach the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals after going down 2-0 at the hands of Olympiacos. Alejandro Dominguez and Arsenal loanee Joel Campbell grabbed the goals.
After three points appeared to be secure following a dramatic fight back, Manchester United succumbed to a late Darren Bent equaliser to give Fulham a 2-2 draw at Old Trafford, while Tottenham Hotspur edged Everton 1-0.
Manchester United approach their League Cup semi-final second-leg against Sunderland on Wednesday conscious that it could define their domestic season having already suffered FA Cup elimination and with their league campaign all but over.
Samuel Eto'o scored a hat-trick as Chelsea beat Manchester United 3-1 at Stamford Bridge on Sunday to send the Blues two points behind English Premier League leaders Arsenal while United sit in seventh.
Michael Carrick, who joined Manchester United from Tottenham Hotspur in 2006, has committed his future to the club until 2015.