Dylan Penketh

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Player Ratings: Aston Villa 1-3 Manchester United

After qualifying for the Europa League final on Thursday, Mancheseter United turned their attention to Aston Villa. Despite a fast start to the first half, United were stunned by a quality strike from Bertrand Traore in the 24th minute. Despite sustaining the pressure, United couldn’t break through Villa’s tough defence. That changed in the second …

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Mainstream media reaction to Old Trafford protest is proof that the Glazers aren’t the only ones who don’t understand Manchester United.

“Whatever the Glazers have done, however understandable the anger, it does not legitimise that kind of behaviour,” writes Jason Burt, for the Telegraph. He further states that “[Manchester] United should be punished by the Premier League for the posponement [of the Liverpool match].” But, punished for what? “Someone threw a flare up to this stage …

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Player Ratings: Manchester United 6-2 AS Roma

The first leg of Manchester United‘s Europa League semi-final against AS Roma got off to a blinding start, with a brilliant team goal involving Paul Pogba, Edinson Cavani and Bruno Fernandes, however this was quickly cancelled out after a rather harsh penalty was given for handball on Paul Pogba, and Lorenzo Pellegrini quickly equalised for …

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Player Ratings: Tottenham Hotspur 1-3 Manchester United

Manchester United kept up their quite remarkable away form by beating Jose Mourinho‘s Tottenham Hotspur. After a controversial decision was made to rule out Edinson Cavani‘s first goal, Son Heung-min opened for the Lilywhites. However, well worked goals by Fred, Cavani and Mason Greenwood earned United a well deserved three points on the road. Goalkeeper …

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Player Ratings: Granada 0-2 Manchester United

In the first leg of Manchester United‘s Europa League quarter-final against Granada where the Red Devils (arguably unfairly) recieved 5 yellow cards, it was a fairly quiet but solid performance. Facing a low block, it took a beautiful long ball from Victor Lindelöf and a very well taken touch and finish from Marcus Rashford to …

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Player Ratings: Manchester United 2-1 Brighton

Manchester United‘s first game back after the Mch international fixtures was nervy but ultimately successful. Danny Welbeck gave Brighton an early lead, however second half goals from academy graduates and England internationals Marcus Rashford and Mason Greenwood gave the Red Devils a much needed 3 points to put them 11 points clear of 5th placed …

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