Manchester United faced two defeats consecutively in the Premier League. And so, they are at risk for the 4th position on the Premier League table. Now, they are already 6 points behind than the 4th ranked team Chelsea. However, earlier today, the Red Devils played the 24th round in the EPL against the lower-ranked team Burnley. But reportedly, Burnley beat Manchester United by a 2 – 0!
Yes, it seems a surprising fact that Burnley beat Manchester United by a 2 – 0! In the whole season, Manchester United is fighting for victory. And now once again they have been stumbled. At their home venue Old Trafford, the Red Devils faced the defeat.
Earlier today, the 24th round of the EPL took place between Man United and Burnley. Burnley won the match by a 2 – 0 goal. After the year of 1962, from the venue of the Red Devils, Burnley returned with the victory. The two-goal scorers are Wood and Rodriguez. Burnley found the two consecutive victories in the Premier League. So, they have been promoted to the 13th position so far. In their last match, Burnley beat Leicester City by a 2 – 1 goal.
In the first half, the Red Devils dominated but could not make any chance at the opponent’s box. They got a couple of good chances but Martial and Mata missed. James’s head was stopped by the Burnley goalkeeper in exchange for the corner.
In the 39th minute, Burnley got the goal and went ahead. This time, from the free-kick, the ball went to the New Zealand forward Wood and he found the net. At the beginning of the 2nd half, Man United started to give the pressure but could not return. In the 56th minute, Burnley made the goal difference double. Rodriguez made the scoreline 2 – 0. In the 90th minute, Shaw found the net but before that, he fouled an opponent defender. And so, the referee cancelled the goal.