No More Top Four Dreams for Manchester United

 

 

 

A 96th-minute equalizer for the Saints at Old Trafford has put an end to the top 4 dreams of Manchester United.

Defeats for Chelsea and Leicester at the weekend was the perfect opportunity for Manchester United to move into the Champions League position.

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Stuart Armstrong opened the scoring in the 12th minute but nine minutes later Marcus Rashford (20) leveled things up and three minutes later Anthony Martial (23) strike handed the lead to Manchester united making it his 50th goal in the Premier League but everything went sour for them when Michael Obafemi leveled the score in the dying minute.

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A victory for United would have lifted them to the third position on the table thereby giving them a champions league hope, but this result hands them the fifth position on goal difference.

 

Player ratings

Manchester United: De Gea (7), Wan-Bissaka (6), Shaw (7), Maguire (7), Lindelof (7), Matic (6), Pogba (7), Fernandes (7), Martial (8), Greenwood (6), Rashford (7).

Subs: Fred (6), Williams (6), James (n/a), McTominay (n/a).



Southampton: McCarthy (7), Walker-Peters (6), Bertrand (7), Stephens (7), Bednarek (7), Romeu (6), Ward-Prowse (7), Redmond (7), Armstrong (7), Adams (6), Ings (6).

Subs: Long (6), Smallbone (6), Obafemi (n/a).

Man of the match: Anthony Martial.

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