Chelsea’s breakdown at Manchester Old Trafford left United with a 4:0 advantage. A prosper season is along them, with even bigger odds of winning the Premier. The match had many highlights and breathless moments.
A shock for the soccer fans was the recent training injury that Messi suffered, leaving him out of play for months.
With the transfer season coming to it’s finish, many speculations were in play, like the one with Inaki Williams transfer. However, the last word in the transfer season had Solskjaer. That has been proved with selling Romelu Lukaku to Inter Milan for $90 million, leaving him with this club till 2024.
In fact, with this kind of game from Manchester players, the might have a chance of winning the Premier League this year. The victory against Chelsea wit 4:0 left them at second place on the Premier League, with the same amount of points with Manchester City. However, three players scored 4 goals, with one of them considered a debut player.
Game play analysis
The 11th of August, 2019 will be remebered as a United’s, leaving Chelsea behind wit 0 points, as the season kicks off.
With the whistle blown, came the first chance of scoring. Chelsea had an opportunity in the 4th minute. Tammy Abraham didn’t take the promising chance, with the shot from half-distance hitting the left tripod! A couple of inches to the right and that would have been a goal!
However, the real threat for Chelsea came in the 17th minute, when Chelsea’s Kurt Zouma pulling his opponent’s jersey. Anthony Taylor the referee saw that and Manchester Utd received a penalty. Manchester Utd’s Marcus Rashford got the opportunity to take the shot and calmly executed the penalty. He fired a shot right at the left post, leaving the goalkeeper powerless. That was 1:0 for United.
Another chance in the 35th minute from Rashford, resulted in a revoked goal, leaving him furious.
However, Chelsea had two more opportunities, from Emmerson and Ross Barkley in the first half, with no luck in both of them.
As the second half arrived, a goal from Manchester was scored by Martial in the 65th, leaving Chelsea with two goals behind. However, two minutes later, Chelsea conceived another goal from Rashford, moving him up as a player with two goals scored in this match.
The 18million recruit from Swansea City, Daniel James received a ball from Pobga in the 81st minute. He fired on the goal, with the ball changing direction and leaving Kepa Arrizabalaga powerless.
The match ended with 4:0 advantage for United, 7 yellow cards for both teams and a total of eight corners.