Early this morning, in the fourth round of the English League Cup, Manchester United played against Brighton. In the second half, Mata scored to help Manchester United expand the score advantage and achieve the 50th goal milestone in all competitions of his Manchester United career.
In the 73rd minute of the game, Mata, who started the game and sent an assist in the first half, received a heel assist from Van der Beck to complete the goal, helping Manchester United get a 2-0 lead.
According to statistics, this is the 50th goal scored by Mata in all competitions on behalf of Manchester United.
In the winter window of 2014, Mata moved from Chelsea to Manchester United for 44.7 million euros. So far, the 32-year-old Spanish midfielder has represented the Red Devils in 257 appearances in all competitions, scoring 50 goals and sending 45 assists.