The Red Devils pulled off a victory against Brighton on Sunday night.
Failing to be able to fight with the City leader, Manchester United tries to consolidate his 2nd qualifying place for the Champions League. The Red Devils did a good job on this 30th day of the Premier League since a victory against Brighton (2-1) on Sunday allows them to take a little more lead over Leicester and Chelsea, defeated during this weekend. end.
A certain Danny Welbeck, a “regional stage”, however opened the scoring at Old Trafford, by scoring with a header from Dean Henderson (13th), David De Gea still on the bench. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men still struggled to shine in attack placed against the Seagulls well grouped.
Bruno Fernandes still decisive
Bruno Fernandes and Paul pogba however, gained momentum and brought their team to victory. At the hour of play, the Portuguese playmaker shifted Marcus Rashford for equalization (62nd). Then “La Pioche”, with a volley, allowed Mason greenwood to register the winning goal 10 minutes from the end (83rd).
Anthony Martial being the victim of a sprained knee (and potentially forfeiting the rest of the Manchester United season), it is Edinson Cavani who was established at the forefront of the attack. But the “Matador”, who is said to be leaving for South America and Boca Juniors next summer, has never put in a position to score.
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