Manchester United welcomed West Ham United today for the Premier League fixture at Old Trafford. The hosts came out victorious as they beat West Ham United in a narrow 1-0 victory. The high octane fixture saw a goalless first half as both teams couldn’t manage to break the deadlock. Just after the second half commenced, in the 53rd minute it was Manchester United who drew the first blood as Craig Dawson netted the bowl and gave a comprehensive 1-0 lead to the home team. Manchester United couldn’t manage to score one more goal in the night but they also prevented their opponents to even score a solitary goal either.
Manchester United had 15 shots out of which four were right on target, West Ham United also took seven odds shots but couldn’t even manage to hit a single goal on the target. The hosts and visitors had ball possession of 62% and 38% respectively. After this victory, Manchester United topples Leicester City and reclaims the second position with 57 points while West Ham United finds themselves at the fifth spot with 48 points. Twitter reacts as Manchester United beats West Ham United 1-0 and regains the second spot on the Premier League standings, let’s have a look at the best tweets: