Manchester United welcomed Burnley yesterday for the Premier League fixture at the Old Trafford. The hosts came out victorious with a scoreline of 3-1.
Mason Greenwood broke the deadlock in the 48th minute of the game and gave a comprehensive lead of 1-0 to his team. Exactly three minutes later, Manchester United’s goal was cancelled out by James Tarkowski in the 50th minute and the scores were 1-1. Just when it was anticipated that the match might end in a stalemate, Greenwood netted the ball once again in the 84th minute and gave a lead of 2-1 to his team. Edinson Cavani buried the ball into the nets at the back end of the game and finished the match in his team’s favour.
Manchester United and Burnley had a ball possession of 70% and 30% respectively. The home team took 17 shots on the goal while the visitors only had 10 shots. After this win, Manchester United finds themselves at the second spot with 66 points while Burnley has acquired the 17th position with 33 points. Twitter explodes as Greenwood’s brace guides Manchester United to a comprehensive victory against Burnley, let’s have a look at the best tweets: