Today Manchester United played host to Arsenal. And without a doubt, the game started with both teams gunning for the battle to win the midfield. Man United had more zeal and shortly after it paid off, with Marcus Rashford scoring the first goal of the game on the 29th min mark (Man.United 1- 0 Arsenal)..
Well just like clock work it was 2 – 0 in Man .United’s favor with the rookie M.Rashford with the goal on the 32nd min.
Arsenal kept kept trying to find a lifeline and eventually, it paid off with a goal from Welbeck on the 40th min, just before halftime. At halftime it was 2-1 in Man.United’s favor.
Manchester United came out with even more fire, beating Arsenal in the midfield area and the eventually had its effects with a superb goal from A.Herrera on the 65th min, though it took a deflection from the an Arsenal defender and guess who had the assist, none other than the rookie kid due to be 18 years old in 120 days to be precise, M.Rashford. Score line 3-1
Arsenal had to fight back again, and this time the goal came from Mesut Ozil on the 69th, scoreline 3-2.
Too little too late, for Arsenal, Manchester United stood firm and claimed the win.
My two cents, Marcus Ashford is undoubtedly the man of the match, way to go rookie!