The Premier League prime match between Manchester United and Leicester Metropolis led to a 2-2 draw on ‘Boxing Day’. Supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s workforce gave up a 1-2 lead within the King Energy Stadium on Saturday within the remaining part. Anwar El Ghazi helped Aston Villa to a different victory.
El Ghazi scores once more for profitable Aston Villa
Marcus Rashford opened the rating for Manchester United midway by way of the primary half. The attacker turned up for Leicester goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel on the request of Bruno Fernandes and completed decisively. After simply over half an hour, Leicester restored the steadiness by way of a tough lengthy shot from Harvey Barnes.
Within the second half, a objective by Anthony Martial was disallowed for offside, however with about ten minutes left on the clock, United took the lead once more. Fernandes pushed the ball into the far nook after preparatory work by the simply substitute Edinson Cavani.
The guests gave the impression to be on their method to their seventh win in a row, however 5 minutes earlier than the tip, Jamie Vardy made it 2-2. The striker discovered the objective on a cross from Ayoze Pérez. Donny van de Beek stayed on the bench with United all through the sport.
As a result of draw, Manchester United stays the quantity three within the rankings. The file champion is one level behind quantity two Leicester, which has performed yet another recreation. Chief Liverpool has three factors greater than Leicester and can play at house in opposition to West Bromwich Albion on Sunday.
In Birmingham, El Ghazi decided the ultimate rating in Aston Villa’s house recreation in opposition to Crystal Palace, received 3-0. The 2-time Oranje-international shot properly by way of the within of the put up fifteen minutes earlier than the tip. Final weekend he was additionally correct twice in opposition to West Bromwich Albion (0-3 win).
The opposite hits from Villa got here within the title of Bertrand Traoré and Kortney Hause. The house workforce performed all the second half with ten males on account of a second yellow card for Tyrone Mings simply earlier than half-time.
Fulham drew 0-0 in opposition to Southampton at Craven Cottage. The guests noticed targets from Shane Lengthy and Theo Walcott be rejected for offside after intervention by the VAR.
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