Manchester United earned an important 3-0 victory over Shrewsbury Town on Monday night to progress to the FA Cup quarter-finals.

The result, which ended a run of two consecutive defeats, means United will play at home to West Ham United in the next round.

The comfortable win could relieve some of the pressure from the United manager Louis van Gaal, with his side encountering no problems en route to this victory.

After a much-needed win, let’s look at four things we learned from the match:

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