Manchester United rolled again the years as a strike deep into stoppage-time earned them an enormous 1-Zero win over Wolves at Previous Trafford.
Marcus Rashford’s deflected effort sealed the three factors for the Crimson Devils in a match that was desperately missing incident beforehand.
Probabilities had been few and much between, with Bruno Fernandes going closest for United within the first half, whereas Pogba’s long-range effort within the second half was effectively saved by Rui Patricio.
The guests troubled David de Gea a few occasions. Romain Saiss compelled him to tip the ball over the bar whereas Rayan Ait-Nouri gave the United No.1 one thing to consider late on.
Edinson Cavani put the ball within the internet halfway by means of the second half however his purpose was dominated out for offside.
However Rashford’s strike within the third of 5 added minutes did rely to place United in second and simply two factors behind Liverpool, who’re high of the Premier League.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was a part of the United facet underneath Sir Alex Ferguson that scored many decisive late objectives in a interval which was later christened as ‘Fergie time’.
And Rashford’s purpose was harking back to United of their glory days as they discovered a technique to win a match that they didn’t play significantly effectively in.
Fernandes ought to have given them the lead late within the first half as he latched onto a cross from the precise however Patricio denied him from point-blank vary.
On the different finish, Saiss – who scored Wolves’ equaliser which earned them some extent towards Tottenham – produced a flick-on which De Gea had to assist over the bar.
The second half was performed at a equally drab tempo however Cavani slotted the ball dwelling solely to be flagged offside instantly. For a short second, the Crimson Devils thought had been getting a penalty because the ball appeared to strike Conor Coady’s arm earlier than Cavani scored however VAR didn’t award the spot-kick.
Neither facet confirmed super ambition to win it late on however Pogba examined Patricio from vary whereas Nuri’s low drive compelled De Gea to save lots of low down.
However simply when the sport was really fizzling out in a draw, Rashford had the ultimate say as he collected a protracted ball by Fernandes earlier than slicing inside and having a punt along with his left peg which flew in through Saiss’ midriff.