FT: Manchester United 2-1 Palace, Rashford Strikes’ Casemiro See RED! (VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS)
Manchester United claimed an impressive 2-1 victory against Crystal Palace at Old Trafford, MySportDab reports.
Marcus Rashford scored as Casemiro sees a red card but the Reds make it 15 games unbeaten at their home ground this season.
First Half Report
The first half featured a fair amount of missed opportunities from both sides of the field, but neither team was able to capitalize.
Manchester United made it 1-0 in the 7th minute with a stunning penalty goal from Bruno Fernandes who was able to give his side the advantage as they carried on.
Crystal Palace was a completely different team. They did everything in their power to keep the ball close to them and were always ready to clean things up.
They didn’t score until the very end of the first half, which was still about opportunities they created and missed in the match as they weren’t looking clinical enough on goal.
Manchester United went into the break with them taking a 1-0 scoreline against Crystal Palace after 45 minutes of football between them.
Second Half Report
The second half was crucial, and both teams knew what they needed to do to ensure clinical outcomes on their end.
While the game was still in Manchester United’s hands, they were unable to score a goal as it progressed slowly until Marcus Rashford made it 2-0 in the 62nminutees.
Casemiro was shown a red card because he appeared to be having trouble keeping up with the game at Old Trafford. He clearly wasn’t enjoying himself.
Jeffrey Schlupp’s nifty finish in the 76th minute gave Crystal Palace the lead, making it 2-1, and they kept playing because their lives depend on the game.
After the home team put in a lot of effort for the first ninety minutes of the match, Manchester United defeated Crystal Palace 2-1.
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