The Swede added that the change of formation to back three against Tottenham also helped. It was the first time Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has set United out in such a formation this season.
“It felt good,” Lindelof said.
“I think we defended well. They didn’t have a lot of chances, but I think as well as a team today we defended very well.
“Everyone from the strikers down to David, you know and I think that’s very important especially from the strikers if they help us out then it makes it easier for everyone.”
At the other end, goals from two of our senior player’s in Cristiano Ronaldo and Edinson Cavani helped setup the win, before Marcus Rashford added a late third.