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Double Penalties from Pogba helped Man United edge past West Ham

Paul Pogba and Manchester United players celebrating after goal against West Ham United

Manchester, England – Paul Pogba scored double penalties as Manchester United defeated West Ham United in the game played at the Old Trafford.

Manchester United 2-1 West Ham United

Game Summary:

First Half:

  • 19′ Paul Pogba (Manchester United) scored the opening goal with the penalty converted with a right footed shot to the centre of the goal.
  • 34′ Juan Mata (Manchester United) received the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 45’+2′ First Half Ends Manchester United 1 West Ham United 0

Second Half:

  • 49′ Felipe Anderson (West Ham United) levelled the game at 1-1 with a right footed shot from the right side of the six-yard box to the bottom right corner assisted by Manuel Lanzini with a cross.
  • 79′ Ryan Fredericks (West Ham United) received the yellow card.
  • 80′ Paul Pogba (Manchester United) scored the go-ahead goal with the penalty converted with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.
  • 90’+6′ Second Half Ends.

Statistics:

Manchester UnitedWest Ham United
42%Possession58%
14 (4)Shots (on target)18 (4)
14Fouls5
1Yellow Cards1
0Red Cards0
3Offsides3
3Corner Kicks11
3Saves2

Lineups:

Manchester United: David De Gea (GK), Phil Jones, Chris Smalling, Marcos Rojo, Diogo Dalot, Juan Mata, Fred, Paul Pogba, Romelu Lukaku, Anthony Martial, Jesse Lingard

Watford: Lukasz Fabianski (GK), Angelo Ogbonna, Fabián Balbuena, Declan Rice, Arthur Masuaku, Pablo Zabaleta, Robert Snodgrass, Mark Noble, Manuel Lanzini, Felipe Anderson, Javier Hernández

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