FT: Nottingham 0-3 Manchester United, Weghorst STRIKES! (VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS)
Manchester United claimed a first leg 0-3 victory against Nottingham Forest in the EFL Carabao Cup, MySportDab reports.
Wout Weghorst was finally able to make his mark by netting his first goal for the Old Trafford Club in the encounter.
First Half Report
It was a pleasant 45 minutes of football which was some good piece of play coming from the Old Trafford side who had everything together.
Manchester United started so well going forward with Marcus Rashford getting the opening goal which came in the 6th minutes after beating two defenders and goalkeeper to make it 0-1.
His goal was too easy as the match continued with Nottingham Forest doing more than enough from their end to make a comeback which didn’t happen despite all the efforts.
The game looked good for the visitors who continued pressing and searching for another goal to extend their advantage which didn’t happen as the match entered the 40th minutes and still counting.
Wout Weghorst scored for Manchester United in the 45th minutes to make the scoreline 0-2 as they headed inside for the break against Nottingham Forest.
Second Half Report
The second half was much tighter as no space for any break in the early stages which saw both of them playing more in the middle.
Nottingham Forest were much better holding things down at the defense which they weren’t that good in the first 45 minutes leading to the two goal scored.
Manchester United from their end had nothing to rush as they knew everything was playing out as they wanted it to be with a comfortable advantage.
Bruno Fernandes scored in the 89th minutes of the game which increased the scoreline to 0-3 as it carried on with few and added time left to be played.
Manchester United ended up claiming a 0-3 victory against Nottingham Forest which put them in a good position heading to Old Trafford next week.
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