"The run for the title has started," He said.
"We have a lot of very important, very big games coming up. The manager has stressed to us how important it is for us to win our next three matches. After that we can really start to look forward."
And on he has dedicated his first United goal to the players and fans.
"I have not scored for two years, so maybe it was an accident," he laughed.
"I wanted to dedicate it to the players and supporters at United, because they stood by me during my first six months here when I found it very difficult."