For the first time in five months David Moyes looked comfortable in his own skin.
He smiled at the TV interviewer’s questions. He was happy and relaxed to discuss tactics and combinations.
For the first time since July he looked truly comfortable and in charge of the biggest, most famous football club in the world.
A 5-0 win in Germany against Bayer Leverkusen, Manchester United’s biggest ever away win in the Champions League, helped his mood. Of course it did.
But there is evidence, too, that the Premier League should be scared of the maturing Moyes.
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