Manchester United vs Chelsea (4-0)

Two-goal Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial asterisked as Manchester United vs Chelsea 4-0 in Frank Lampard’s 1st Premier League match because of the Blues’ head coach.

Red Devils manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer had instructed in pre-season Rashford associated Martial was set to share striker responsibilities this term.

And that they were the inspiration as United clinched an emphatic opening-day win, albeit one that somewhat flattered them.

Chelsea edged a first half that was arguably a lot of amusive for it’s apparently of its constant stream of errors than anything.

However, United crystal rectifier 1-0 at the break due to Rashford’s penalty, despite Tammy patriarch and author Palmieri touch the post for the guests.

Quality ab initio remained at a premium within the last half, however, two excellent goals – one each for Rashford and Martial.

Within the house of ninety-five seconds when the hour turned United’s nervy lead into a snug one, with debutant Daniel James finishing the evaluation late on.

It took patriarch – the scorer of twenty-six Championship goals with Aston Villa last season – only four minutes to undertake his luck, placing the left-hand post from eighteen yards.

A United team that includes new signings Harry Maguire and Aaron Wan-Bissaka took the lead against the run of play fourteen minutes later.

Rashford nervelessly finding the top-left corner with a penalty when being clumsily hewn by the unfortunate Kurt Zouma.

clipping a stun Cesar Azpilicueta for Rashford to bring down and calmly slot past Kepa Arrizabalaga.

Substitute James got here on the act 9 minutes from time – his deflected effort, following a brilliant run from Pogba.


Goals Manchester United

18′ Manchester United M. Rashford (pen.)
65′ Manchester United A. Martial
67′ Manchester United M. Rashford
81′ Manchester United D. James


Manchester United Lineups

1 David De Gea
29 Aaron Wan-Bissaka
5 Harry Maguire
2 Victor Lindelöf
23 Luke Shaw
39 Scott McTominay
6 Paul Pogba
14 Jesse Lingard
15 Andreas Pereira
10 Marcus Rashford
9 Anthony Martial

Chelsea Lineups

1 Kepa Arrizabalaga
28 César Azpilicueta
4 Andreas Christensen
15 Kurt Zouma
33 Emerson Palmieri
5 Jorginho
17 Mateo Kovačić
11 Pedro
19 Mason Mount
8 Ross Barkley
9 Tammy Abraham



Manchester United vs Chelsea Match Statistics

Manchester United


11 Shots Total 18
5 Shots on goal 7
2 Shots off goal 7
4 Shots blocked 4
7 Shots inside box 9
4 Shots outside box 9
15 Fouls 13
3 Corners 5
2 Offsides 0
7 Saves 1
46% Possession Time 54%
449 Passes Total 523
364 Accurate Passes 442


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