Manchester United returned to winning ways at Old Trafford, as they defeated North London outfit Tottenham Hotspurs 2-0 on Wednesday in their Premier League fixture.
The Red Devils dominated the opening half but could not find the breakthrough, no thanks to the superb saves made by Spurs goalkeeper Hugo Lloris but all that changed in the second half as efforts from Fred and Bruno Fernandes secured the victory for Erik ten Hag’s side.
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FULL-TIME AT OLD TRAFFORD: Manchester United 2-0 Tottenham Hotspurs
69′ MIN: Bruno Fernandes scores his first home goal of the season in style, it’s a calm, curling first-time finish.
GOOOAAALLL!!! Manchester United 2-0 Tottenham Hotspurs (B. Fernandes)
47′ MIN: Fred’s first-time shot deflects off Ben Davies and leaves Hugo Lloris stranded.
GOOOAAALLL!!! Manchester United 1-0 Tottenham Hotspurs (Fred)
SECOND HALF UNDERWAY AT OLD TRAFFORD: Manchester United 0-0 Tottenham Hotspurs
HALF-TIME AT OLD TRAFFORD: Manchester United 0-0 Tottenham Hotspurs
KICK-OFF AT OLD TRAFFORD: Manchester United 0-0 Tottenham Hotspurs
Antonio Conte’s army to do battle at Old Trafford include Harry Kane and Son Heung-Min in attacking roles, while Ivan Perisic will provide support from the wingback position.
Red Devils boss Erik ten Hag has made only one change to his Starting XI, as Marcus Rashford comes in for Portuguese international Cristiano Ronaldo. Casemiro partners Fred in midfield while Jadon Sancho and Antony are in the line-up as well.