Manchester United played the fire but won the Watford Show
Manchester United beat 4: 2 Watford in his visit to Victory Road from the mid-14th round in the Premier League. The Red Devils led 3: 0 in the first half with Ashley Young’s goals in the 19th and 25th and Antoni Marciail in the 32nd minute, and then missed a few good times to finish the opponent. At the end of the second part, however, the guests dropped the throttle and gave the opponent the chance to return two hits by Troy Deini from the 78th penalty and Abdulai Doukure in the 84th minute. However, a big drama did not happen and Jessie Linggard stamped the success of his fourth-goal team in the 86th minute.
The hosts started the match with Andre Gray at the top of the attack, and behind him were Richard and Will Hughes.
Romeo Lukaku led the attack for the guests, and in this fight he was supported by Jesse Linggard and Antoni Marciail. This is Match 200 in the Premier League for the Belgian.
Manchester United has opened the score with his first straight shot in the match. This happened in the 19th minute when Ashley Young came in front of the penalty area, with one touch freeing his space and with a lightning strike on the ground did not leave the chances of a reaction to the goal keeper.
Only six minutes later the score was doubled, and again Ashley Young was in the arms of his teammates. The winger brilliantly fired a direct free kick of about 25 meters and knit the ball into the 0: 2 door assembly.
The situation became even more unpleasant to the hosts in the 32nd minute. United players took advantage of a mistake in the middle of the pitch, Lucacou elegantly with one touch brought Antoni Marciail, who advanced and coolly ticked for 0: 3.
At the very end of the half-time, the score could have swelled with another goal in favor of the guests. Lukaku jumped to a shooting position, but his shot was saved by Aurelio Gomez, and then Ligard tried to get the ball weighed, but again the Brazilian guard stepped brilliantly and kept his door.
Only in the added time of the first part Watford reached his first goal opportunity in the match. Richardallison received a great centering in the penalty and shot his head but for his malice the ball encountered the crossbar.
The second half started with an attempt of pressure from the hosts. In the 60th minute Doukure decided to shoot from a distance but the ball went high above the goal. Three minutes later Richardalsson received a centering in the penalty area but with his head shot over the crossbar.
The Red Devils replied with a chance to Jesse Linggard in the 66th minute, whose shot went off the door.
In the 70th minute Adrian María tried to distract David de Hea with a long distance shot that went too far from the door.
In the 74th minute, the events moved back to the other door, where Paul Pogba headed close and miraculously did not find the outline of the door. Minutes later, Romulo Lukaku scored a new serious pass after his eyes were in the eyes of the goal keeper, but he lost himself, and the defenders of the Stirchells prevented him from striking a good shot.
In the 76th minute the Belgian was again at the center of the events. He made his way through speeds and made a harsh blow that went past the beam.
Immediately afterwards, however, Watford made a good attack, Roberto Pereira fired Marcos Roho, who fouled him for a penalty. Troy Deney executed the penalty kick and reduced the lag behind his team.
The hosts managed to score a second goal in the 84th minute. Andrea Carrioy put a sharp pass in the penalty area and Abdullaye Douquire with a touch of a goal set the ball in the net for 2: 3.
However, the joy of the “Scarecrows” turned out to be too short. In the 86th minute, Jesse Linggard with a terrific single-handed action jumped half of the pitch before making a great shot to send the ball for the fourth time in Gomez’s door – 2: 4.
With this victory United gathered an asset of 32 points, remaining in 2nd place, but it is only behind 5 of the Manchester City leader. Watford is on the 8th position in the table with 21 points earned so far.