12/11/2016 PA Sport

Man Utd beat Spurs, close gap to fifth

Manchester United closed the gap on fifth place to three points thanks to a scrappy 1-0 win against Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on Sunday.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 29
    • Henrikh Mkhitaryan Goal
  • 32
    • Antonio Valencia Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 57
    • On: Moussa Sissoko | Off: Son Heung-Min
  • 58
    • Victor Wanyama Yellow Card
  • 64
    • Paul Pogba Yellow Card
  • 67
    • On: Harry Winks | Off: Mousa Dembélé
  • 72
    • On: Marcus Rashford | Off: Anthony Martial
  • 76
    • Henrikh Mkhitaryan Yellow Card
  • 78
    • Kyle Walker Yellow Card
  • 82
    • Danny Rose Yellow Card
  • 83
    • On: Georges-Kévin N'Koudou | Off: Christian Eriksen
  • 85
    • On: Eric Bailly | Off: Henrikh Mkhitaryan
  • 90+7
    • On: Marouane Fellaini | Off: Ander Herrera
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Manchester United Logo Manchester United MAN Tottenham Hotspur TOT Tottenham Hotspur Logo
Manchester United
No. Name
1 David de Gea
Saves 4
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
5 Marcos Rojo
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
4 Phil Jones
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
36 Matteo Darmian
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
25 Antonio Valencia  32'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
16 Michael Carrick
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
6 Paul Pogba  64'
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
21 Ander Herrera
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
90'+7' 27  Marouane Fellaini
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
9 Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
11 Anthony Martial
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
72' 19  Marcus Rashford
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
22 Henrikh Mkhitaryan  29' 76'
Goals 1
  • Shots 3
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 4
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
85' 3  Eric Bailly
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
10 Wayne Rooney
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
8 Juan Mata
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
20 Sergio Romero
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
17 Daley Blind
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: Old Trafford
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 75,271

Match Commentary

90' Second Half ends, Manchester United 1, Tottenham Hotspur 0.
90' Second Half ends, Manchester United 1, Tottenham Hotspur 0.
90'+7' Substitution, Manchester United. Marouane Fellaini replaces Ander Herrera.

Match Stats

MAN
TOT

Possession

40% 60%

Shots (on Goal)

14 (5)
12 (4)
MAN TOT
19 Fouls 17
3 Yellow Cards 3
0 Red Cards 0
1 Offsides 0
3 Corner Kicks 8
4 Saves 4

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English Premier League Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Manchester City 24 +52 65
2 Manchester United 24 +33 53
3 Chelsea 24 +29 50
4 Liverpool 24 +25 47
5 Tottenham Hotspur 24 +25 45
6 Arsenal 24 +14 42
7 Leicester City 24 +4 34
8 Burnley 24 -2 34
9 Everton 24 -13 28
10 Watford 24 -11 26
11 West Ham United 24 -12 26
12 AFC Bournemouth 24 -11 25
13 Crystal Palace 24 -15 25
14 Huddersfield Town 24 -22 24
15 Newcastle United 24 -12 23
16 Brighton & Hove Albion 24 -16 23
17 Stoke City 24 -25 23
18 Southampton 24 -11 22
19 West Bromwich Albion 24 -12 20
20 Swansea City 24 -20 20

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