Erik Ten Hag noticed his Manchester United facet rating 4 objectives for the second sport in a row as they got here from behind to beat Melbourne Victory on Friday.
As was so typically the case final season, United had been lower aside far too simply within the opening exchanges, with each Harry Maguire and Victor Lindelof left stranded as Chris Ikonomidis raced by to present the house facet a lead within the fourth minute. From there, Ten Hold’s facet regarded inflexible in possession however the objectives would quickly come.
Scott McTominay obtained them again on stage phrases earlier than Anthony Martial turned the sport on its head simply earlier than the break after good work from Jadon Sancho and Diogo Dalot, the 2 standout gamers within the first-half. After the interval, United performed with far more urgency and Marcus Rashford latched onto a superb ball from Eric Bailly to attain earlier than Tahith Chong pressured a late personal purpose to seal a giant win.
FT: Melbourne Victory 1-4 Man United
GOAL! Melbourne Victory 1-4 Manchester United | Lupcanu personal purpose ‘89
89:00 – Chong will get to the byline and cuts again, inflicting Melbourne to place into their very own web!
87:00 – Good second as United legend Nani comes on the closing jiffy.
GOAL! Melbourne Victory 1-3 Man United | Marcus Rashford ‘77
77:00 – And there’s Eric Bailly once more!
After a poor jiffy, the defender breaks between the traces and threads a superb ball by to Rashford, who slots dwelling.
One other free ball from Bailly
75:00 – Far too informal with a ball into midfield and Bailly virtually prices United once more!
Charlie Savage, nevertheless, is wanting very comfy on the ball.
Poor error from Bailly
70:00 – United had been comofortable constructing from the again however Bailly slices a clearance and virtually lets Melbourne in!
Extra open sport now
65:00 – Melbourne threaten to open United up, although they counter by Amad.
His ball to Chong forces him extensive considerably, nevertheless, and the possibilities goes.