Manchester United win the Tottenham summit with two goals in the English Premier League
Manchester United beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 in the match that took place between them on Wednesday evening, at Old Trafford, in the twelfth round matches of the English Premier League for the current football season 2022-2023. The two goals of the match were scored by Fred and Bruno. Fernandez, in the 47th and 69th minutes, respectively.
With this result, Man United was fifth in the English Premier League standings with 19 points after 6 victories, a draw and 3 defeats, scoring 15 goals and receiving the same number of them.
While Tottenham comes in third place with 23 points, winning 7 matches, drawing 2 matches and losing the same, scoring 22 goals and receiving 12.
And Manchester United is one point away from the fourth-placed Chelsea team in the English Premier League table.
United are also aiming to close the gap with third-placed Antonio Conte’s side before traveling to Chelsea on Saturday, and United will undoubtedly hope to close the seven-point gap with Tottenham, with a game in hand for the visitors.
Today’s meeting came the 198th against Tottenham in all competitions, where Manchester United won 94 wins, compared to 53 for the London guest, and the tie settled 51 matches.
The last time United faced Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford, Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick in a 3-2 victory, and the first-round match ended last season, with United winning 3-0 thanks to goals from Ronaldo, Cavani and Marcus Rashford.
Manchester United lineup:
Goalkeeper: David de Gea
Defense Line: Luke Shaw – Lisandro Martinez – Raphael Varane – Diogo Dalot.
Midfield: Casemiro – Fredo – Bruno Fernandez.
Forwards: Anthony – Marcus Rashford – Jadon Sancho.
The Tottenham line-up is as follows: Lloris, Doherty, Romero, Dier, Davies, Perisic, Bentancur, Bisoma, Hobbey, Son, Kane.