Manchester United 1 – 1 West Ham as Ibrahimovic cancels out Sakho opener, Mourinho sent to stands. Ibrahimovic scores a goal and cancels out early Sakho header while Mourinho is sent to the stands as Ibrahimovic cancelled out West Ham’s early goal.
Manchester United took West Ham United in the premier league game on Sunday and Old Trafford and it turned out to be a classic game where visitors took a surprise lead inside first 2 minutes thanks to headed goal from Sakho. However United dominated rest of the 45 minutes in all action packed game. Ibrahimovic scored in 21st minute after Pogba found him with absolute precise ball. Pogab than booked for diving while Mourinho sent off to stands and the game was still 1-1 thanks to West Ham keeper Darren Randolph who made several great saves.
Wayne Rooney who just needed at least one goal to equal Sir Bobby Charlton as Manchester United’s all-time top scorer. Jose Mourinho could serve another touchline ban less than a month after serving one for the game against Swansea. Jose Mourinho was sent off for a second time in a month as his Manchester United side drew against West Ham at Old Trafford. The Portuguese boss kicked a water bottle in reaction to referee Jon Moss showing Paul Pogba a yellow card for diving. Replays showed West Ham’s Mark Noble did not make contact with the France midfielder. Mourinho, sent off by Mark Clattenburg during last month’s 0-0 draw at home to Burnley,got his marching orders from the official moments later. Moss also dismissed him in October 2015, when Mourinho was in charge of Chelsea.
The touchline drama came after two goals in the first quarter of the match. The Hammers took the lead in the second minute when Diafra Sakho headed in from Dimitri Payet’s free-kick. Zlatan Ibrahimovic was partly at fault for the goal but made amends in the 21st minute when he nodded in from Pogba’s dinked delivery. The hosts were thwarted on several occasions by Hammers goalkeeper Darren Randolph, while Jesse Lingard had the ball in the net for the home side but it was correctly ruled out for offside.
Manchester United 1 – 1 West Ham United Premier League Match Highlights
- 02′ 0 – 1 Diafra Sakho scored second fastest goal at Old Trafford when he meet a Dimitri Payet freekick and headed home the first goal.
- 21′ 1 – 1 Zlatan Ibrahimovic brought United back into the game after incredible 22 pass move and Pogba found his run inside the box with superb precision and Zlatan nodding home from close range.
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