Pogba and Lingard combine in United’s midfield as they press for a third.
"And when we had the ball I thought we looked very dangerous and threatening so I don't think it was a big surprise that we scored three.". He nearly wins a penalty with yet another burst into the box. Both Zaha and Victor Lindelof hit the deck after a clash of legs, with replays showing the United man got no contact on the ball. 90 min +7: Fernandes whips the free kick towards the bottom left, but only ripples the side netting. The 22-year-old has since made 24 appearances while on loan at Palace in 2017-18, before playing 13 times for Fulham on loan in 2018-19. 80 min: As Martial slotted home, he accidentally came together with Van Aanholt, who flipped over his back and landed awkwardly. 49 min: Martial burns past Sakho on the left and wins a corner. Edinson Cavani issues Manchester United rallying cry following Arsenal defeat. Before the Southampton game we were scoring goals for fun, but that was a bit more difficult and so was this one. 90 min +8: Martial dribbles down the left and reaches the byline. Palace will be without Christian Benteke for the rest of the season after the striker was sent off for kicking out at Ezri Konsa following the final whistle of the defeat to his former club Aston Villa. I think I was ready for this moment.”.
Manchester United made it 19 games undefeated as they kept their Champions League hopes alive with a hard-fought 2-0 victory against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park. Zaha enters the area. Not nice to see this, as Van Aanholt is given the attention he needs. More attractive interplay from United in the inside left channel as Fernandes receives it and curls at goal. Palace will feel fairly aggrieved at that, then, especially as United went on to score the opener a couple of minutes later. A Wilfried Zaha double and an Andros Townsend strike sealed the points for the visitors as United lost their first league opener at home since 2014. 24/08/19. Alex Telles returns to Manchester United training ground. Our patterns of play are positive, it’s what we’re looking to improve on. 73 min: Schlupp comes on for McArthur, and is quickly in the thick of it, dragging a shot wide right from distance. “Every game for us now is a big game. He takes a first-time smack towards the bottom left, totally foxing Guaita with a fine strike ... but the ball caroms off the base of the post and away. Subs: Bailly, Mata, Lingard, Fred, Dalot, James, Romero, Ighalo, Matic.
Martin Kelly could return to the side following his own long injury absence, having been back in the matchday squad against Villa, though Hodgson does not want to rush the defender back. No flipping! Another solid save from the Spaniard.
90 min +3: The referee acts now, though, as he shows Milivojevic a yellow card for arguing the toss a bit too forcefully. Starting XI: Guaita, Ward, Dann, Sakho, van Aanholt, Townsend, McArthur, Milivojevic, McCarthy, Zaha, Ayew.
Not quite, though. 53 min: Van Aanholt makes good down the inside left and tries to instigate a one-two with Zaha.
But United come straight back at Palace, and ... 44 min: Milivojevic slips a pass down the inside-left channel for Zaha, who proceeds to turn Lindelof inside and out, like an old sock. Manchester United suffered a shock 3-1 defeat at the hands of Crystal Palace in their opening Premier League match of the season on Saturday. Marcus Rashford registered a huge display. You can find our Community Guidelines in full Crystal Palace vs Manchester United highlights and reaction after Rashford and Martial score in 2-0 win. Unsurprisingly, it's United who take the victory here. Well, perhaps not the last one.”. David De Gea saved Ayew's penalty but, after more VAR intervention, it was retaken because the goalkeeper was off his line. Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho has said he is looking forward to seeing how Real Madrid react after Gareth Bale scored the winner against Brighton. Not sure whether he’s damaged his wrist, elbow or shoulder, but it’s a serious one because the stretcher is on and he’s been given oxygen. Manchester United vs. United went into the game with the need to collect all three points amplified by Leicester's win over Sheffield United as well as Chelsea's narrow victory against Norwich earlier in the week.
And there are two results that have significant ramifications, one for the race to battle the drop and the other the battle for a Champions League spot. He gets across well and parries it safe. Substitute Donny van de Beek scored his first goal for the club on his debut but it was not enough to inspire a comeback. Palace do boast eight wins of their own, most importantly one of which coming in the reverse fixture earlier this season, where Patrick Van Aanholt's 93rd minute ruled out Daniel James' late equaliser just four minutes before. Zaha spins Lindelof and races to the United box. They went almost as soon as they appeared. I say bin VAR.”. More Details. Manchester United suffered a shock 3-1 defeat at the hands of Crystal Palace in their opening Premier League match of the season on Saturday. What a gorgeous finish! Nathaniel Phillips looked the part in his Premier League debut for Liverpool as the club tied their record unbeaten streak at Anfield. Bolton Wanderers boss tells players 'mediocrity' and those 'happy' being League Two footballers won't be accepted, Ian Evatt spoke after the heavy 4-0 defeat on the road against Leyton Orient, Man City morning headlines as Ferran Torres impresses Pep Guardiola. (0:57). With Van de Beek on the bench, Solskjaer's starting line-up saw David de Gea start ahead of Dean Henderson and included Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes, but it was Palace who took control early when Townsend opened the scoring after seven minutes, converting a cross at the back post.
United were looking controlled until Zaha found his way through and tried to beat De Gea. Yet again he slaps it off target. Wow, how much has that changed the feeling for United?
Click here for the desktop version. Ayew then tried his luck from distance, but it was wide. How the Man United players rated in the Premier League defeat to Arsenal at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon. “The most difficult thing to take is to play so well yet lose the game. CRY.
Craig Burley says Diogo Jota's performance could make Jurgen Klopp adjust his tactics going forward. 2 mins: Wow, what a start from Palace! He’s getting treatment as the players wait to restart the game.
Also, I think VAR should have given Palace a penalty for that Lindelof challenge in the first half. But Zaha decides to take over himself, and looks to curl into the top right. 24/11/18. It ping-pongs off a few bodies before nearly dropping at the feet of Zaha.
Bruno Fernandes - a constant threat throughout - found Rashford with a delightful nutmegged pass, who in turn threaded in Martial to open up his body and fire into the far corner. The 22-year-old was a surprise selection at left-back by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Selhurst Park, but performed admirably in the absence of the injured Luke Shaw and Brandon Williams.
Lingard was ready to pounce a couple of times then but it stayed out. “I also thought Brexit and Trump would lose. Bruno Fernandes (Manchester United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
Lindelof and Maguire are in position to sort it all out. Palace called for a penalty minutes before the break and perhaps rightly so. Every time they probe upfield they’re forced to turn tail. A properly transformative signing. Crystal Palace D L L L L 19/09/2020 Premier League Game week 2 KO 07:00 Venue Old Trafford (Manchester) Hislop: Bruno Fernandes didn't make an impact in Man United loss (0:57), 4/10 Lindelof the worst of United's bad bunch, Stream ESPN FC Daily on ESPN+ (U.S. only). Half-time entertainment. It’s been a good game, and the second half promises to be a lot of fun. Manchester United have been near perfect since the restart, drawing just two of seven games - the rest all wins. So, Ayew’s offside was obviously not a ‘clear and obvious’ error and the line was drawn from a camera placed about 8 yards away from the actual offside line.
They weren’t at their best today, but ground out the … 90 min +11: Pogba thinks about a shot from 25 yards but ponders too long and is closed down. Time limits and T&Cs apply. United's next game is against Chelsea at Wembley in Sunday's FA Cup semi-final. A moment of brilliance from Rashford saw the visitors take the lead just two minutes later, however. Leicester's win means they move three points clear of United, who sit five behind Chelsea. What a signing. Matic and Lingard - who scored the winner against Palace in the 2016 FA Cup final - wait on the touchline. Only Liverpool and Manchester City have earned more points in the Premier League than Manchester United since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer took over. If ever there was a good time for a drinks break?
Fernandes cannot get his left footed shot on target, but that was a bit better from United. Palace were dealt a further blow, with Patrick Van Aanholt stretched requiring oxygen after falling awkwardly on his shoulder following an accidental collision with Martial in the build-up to the goal, with United subsequently cruising to the win. Matic with a good pass or two steadies the ship. FULL TIME: Crystal Palace 0-2 Manchester United, GOAL! MAN. - Play English Soccer Pick 'Em with ESPN. That was scarcely an inch offside, to all human observers level, and was deserved.”. © 2020 Guardian News & Media Limited or its affiliated companies. Are you sure you want to submit this vote? Palace thought they'd equalised 10 minutes into the second half, Jordan Ayew tapping home after Zaha brilliantly beat Aaron Wan-Bissaka with a stepover to fire in a perfectly aimed low cross. 47 min: United will be looking to improve on their first-half performance, scoreline notwithstanding.
1W. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking to add more young talent to his squad this summer, (Image: JUSTIN SETTERFIELD/POOL/AFP via Getty Images), United player ratings: Rashford and De Gea good, Manchester United manager Solskjaer reacts to Roy Keane analysis of Arsenal defeat. Roy Keane told Ole Gunnar Solskjaer that it is inevitable that he will lose his job as Manchester United's manager. Palace have brought Jeff Schlupp on for James MacArthur. 90 min +2: Lindelof knocks Ayew to the ground. Man Utd lost to Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday night and Aaron Wan-Bissaka is demanding better from his side. They sit in 14th place with neither a top-half finish or relegation on the cards. Steve Nicol admits he had a difficult time watching Liverpool attempting to come back against West Ham.