12/17/2016 PA Sport

Zlatan bags brace as United win at WBA

Manchester United moved level on points with fifth-placed Tottenham Hotspur, for 24 hours at least, after beating West Bromwich Albion 2-0.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 5
    • Zlatan Ibrahimovic Goal - Header
  • 24
    • Zlatan Ibrahimovic Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 49
    • Craig Dawson Yellow Card
  • 56
    • Zlatan Ibrahimovic Goal
  • 57
    • Jesse Lingard Yellow Card
  • 65
    • Marcos Rojo Yellow Card
  • 65
    • Salomón Rondón Yellow Card
  • 74
    • On: James Morrison | Off: Craig Dawson
  • 77
    • On: Marcus Rashford | Off: Jesse Lingard
  • 81
    • On: Hal Robson-Kanu | Off: Matthew Phillips
  • 82
    • On: Jonathan Leko | Off: Nacer Chadli
  • 84
    • On: Marouane Fellaini | Off: Wayne Rooney
  • 87
    • Chris Brunt Yellow Card
  • 90+2
    • On: Chris Smalling | Off: Ander Herrera
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
West Bromwich Albion Logo West Bromwich Albion WBA Manchester United MAN Manchester United Logo
West Bromwich Albion
No. Name
1 Ben Foster
Saves 3
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
3 Jonas Olsson
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
23 Gareth McAuley
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
2 Allan Nyom
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
25 Craig Dawson  49'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
74' 7  James Morrison
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
22 Nacer Chadli
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
82' 45  Jonathan Leko
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
5 Claudio Yacob
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
24 Darren Fletcher
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
9 Salomón Rondón  65'
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 Matthew Phillips
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
81' 4  Hal Robson-Kanu
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
11 Chris Brunt  87'
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
13 Boaz Myhill
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
8 Craig Gardner
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
14 James McClean
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
20 Brendan Galloway
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: The Hawthorns
  • ,
    COVERAGE: BT Sport 1
  • ATTENDANCE: 26,308

Match Commentary

90' Second Half ends, West Bromwich Albion 0, Manchester United 2.
90'+4' Corner, Manchester United. Conceded by Gareth McAuley.
90'+4' Attempt blocked. Marcus Rashford (Manchester United) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Match Stats

WBA
MAN

Possession

42% 58%

Shots (on Goal)

10 (1)
10 (5)
WBA MAN
9 Fouls 13
3 Yellow Cards 3
0 Red Cards 0
3 Offsides 2
2 Corner Kicks 3
1 Saves 3

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