Greenwood double helps Man United to 3-1 win over Burnley By Reuters
MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – Mason Greenwood continued his positive run of type with a second-half brace which helped Manchester United to a 3-1 house win over Burnley within the Premier League on Sunday and saved them heading in the right direction for a top-four end.
The end result left United second within the standings on 66 factors from 32 video games, eight behind leaders Manchester Metropolis and 10 forward of third-placed Leicester Metropolis, who’ve a recreation in hand.
Greenwood fired United forward within the forty eighth minute and after James Tarkowski headed Burnley’s equaliser two minutes later, he restored the house facet’s lead with a closely deflected shot earlier than Edinson Cavani sealed the win.
United loved an enormous let off within the first minute as Burnley striker Chris Wooden headed the ball into the again of the web after solely 13 seconds however his effort was dominated out for a marginal offside.
Visiting goalkeeper Bailey Peacock-Farrell did nicely to disclaim Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford within the first half earlier than Greenwood fired the house facet forward when he capped a slick transfer with a scientific end.
Tarkowski rose above Harry Maguire to go house an Ashley Westwood nook however Greenwood struck once more within the 84th minute and halftime substitute Cavani put the icing on the cake for United in stoppage time after one other flowing transfer.
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