Manchester United shock Wolverhampton with Rashford’s strike

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Manchester United snatched a dramatic victory at the home of Wolverhampton with a goal without a response, in the match that was hosted by Old Trafford on Tuesday evening, in the 16th round of the English Premier League.

Marcus Rashford scored Manchester United’s only goal in the 93rd minute.

With that result, Manchester United raised its tally to 30 points to rise to second place, while Wolverhampton’s balance stuck at 21 points in 12th place.

The details

The first attempt in the match came in the eighth minute for Wolverhampton, with Netto shot from inside the penalty area, which De Gea caught.

Manchester United responded a minute later, with a shot from Rashford from the edge of the penalty area, which passed next to the post.

Wolverhampton reappeared in the 11th minute, with a shot from Venetia from outside the penalty area, which went into De Gea’s arms, followed by Neves with a missile from outside the penalty area as well, the Spanish goalkeeper brilliantly tackled it.

Wolverhampton nearly opened the scoring in the 23rd minute, after Saiss raised a cross from a violation, hitting a header that collided with the crossbar.

Manchester missed an opportunity to score in the 34th minute, after Greenwood sent an elaborate cross towards Bruno, without control in the 6-yard area, to shoot a ball directly, which Patricio starred in the response.

Saiss appeared again, following a cross from an offense in the 39th minute, striking a direct ball that De Gea sent away to a corner kick, to end the first half with a goalless draw.

With the start of the second half, Solskjaer made the first switch to Manchester by landing Shaw at Telles’ expense.

The two teams made a very average level in the first quarter of an hour of the second half, in the absence of an almost complete attacking attack with the exchange of possession.

Manchester appeared for the first time in the second half after Bruno sent a cross into the penalty area, and Rashford rose to it in the 64th minute, with a header over the crossbar.

Solskjaer pushed his second card in the 65th minute, with Martial going at Greenwood’s expense.

Manchester United opened the scoring in the 69th minute through Cavani. Still, the referee canceled it for the offside, refusing to demand that United players get a penalty kick in the same shot after the ball collided with Caddy’s hand.

Pogba fired a missile from outside the box in the 75th minute, and Patricio caught it.

Pogba gave a ball to Martial on the edge of the penalty area in the 77th minute to hit the French over the crossbar.

Nouri pushed into the left side of the penalty area before struck a powerful ball, which De Gea starred in facing in the 81st minute.

Rashford scored a deadly goal in the third minute of stoppage time after he hit a ball from the right side of the penalty area, which hit Saiss and hit Patricio’s net, to end the match with Manchester United winning an unanswered goal.

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