Manchester United hit NINE previous Southampton in a record-equalling victory at Outdated Trafford on Tuesday night.
Alexandre Jankewitz’s crimson card inside 90 seconds of his first senior begin for a horrible problem on Scott McTominay made an uphill battle even more durable for injury-hit Saints.
It was a intestine punch that meant it was a case of what number of Southampton would concede on the best way to their fourth consecutive league loss, with Jan Bednarek additionally despatched off as United went on to win 9-0.
It was an undesirable repeat of the scoreline that Ralph Hasenhuttl’s males fell to in opposition to Leicester in October 2019 as United equalled their file Premier League win in opposition to Ipswich from 1995.
The victory moved United stage on factors with leaders Manchester City and dramatically lower the aim distinction hole, with full debut Jankewitz’s crimson card from Mike Dean after 81 seconds making this an evening to overlook for Saints.
Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Marcus Rashford scored earlier than Bednarek’s personal aim, with Edinson Cavani heading dwelling earlier than the break.
Substitute Anthony Martial rifled dwelling United’s fifth earlier than McTominay scored from distance, with issues unravelling spectacularly on the demise.
Dean was suggested to examine the pitchside monitor after Martial went down beneath little or no stress from Bednarek, but saved together with his resolution and surprisingly despatched off the Poland defender.
Bruno Fernandes scored the penalty, earlier than Martial and fellow substitute Daniel James made it 9.