The Dutchman did well in the left-back position and relished the chance to play in front of such a vocal crowd.
"It's good for me to play these games," he told manutd.com. "It's a good level and I can see where I'm at. It was a good game and I felt I did well.
"It was an important win. Everybody wanted to win because of what we saw in the last game. We played as a team today and you could see on everybody's faces that we wanted to win."