Manchester United did what they needed by winning against Manchester City to keep their chances of top 4 finish alive and they were on right track when youngster Marcus Rashford scored early in first half to get United off to a flyer. it was Rashfords 5th goal since making his debut last month. United looked the better side in first half but City started to take control of the game after the break.
Manchester City 0-1 Manchester United -Highlights
- 16′ 0 – 1 Marcus Rashford.
Marcus Rashford continue to enhance his reputation since making debut and having scored on his premier league debut, european debut he was on target in his first ever Manchester derby.
He was played through by Lingard and he nutmugged Martin Demichelis and slotted past Joe Hart with a neat finish.
Manchester United showed signs on tirdness in second half as City took control of the game but United for most part defended well what ever City threw at them.
Manchester derby as United beat City 1-0 to move within one point of their local rivals in fourth place. I will leave you with ourmatch report, and be sure to stick around for reaction too. From me, though, it is goodbye for now!
What a huge victory that is for Manchester United. They breathe new life into their Champions League hopes by closing the gap on Man City to one point with a 1-0 victory over their local rivals in their own back yard.
Marcus Rashford will dominate the headlines again having scored the only goal of the game to leave City 15 adrift of leaders Leicester. It is all about that top four for City now.
360 total views, 1 views today