Summary and goals of the Manchester United match against Burnley

Summary and goals of the Manchester United match against Burnley in the English Premier League

Manchester United beat Burnley 3-1 during the match that took place between them on Thursday evening at Old Trafford in the 20th round of the English Premier League “Premier League” for the current season 2021-2022.

Manchester United’s goals came through Scott McTominay, Jadon Sancho and Cristiano Ronaldo in the 8th, 27th and 35th minutes, respectively, of the match, while Burnley scored the goal in the 38th minute by Aaron Leon and the team returned to the match again.

Manchester United’s goal came through McTominay’s shot outside the penalty area, while the second goal came from inside the penalty area, and the Portuguese, without Cristiano Ronaldo, took advantage of Burnley’s defensive error from a good follow-up to score the third goal.

United fans raised a large banner to celebrate the 80th birthday of Sir Alex Ferguson, the former and historic Manchester coach.

Summary and goals of the Manchester United match against Burnley
With this result, Manchester United climbed to sixth place in the Premier League standings with 31 points collected from winning in 9 matches, drawing in 4 matches, losing 5 matches, scoring 30 goals, receiving 26 goals, and leaving a game postponed.

Burnley occupies 18th place in the Premier League standings with 11 points from winning one game, drawing 8, losing 10 games, scoring 19 goals and conceding 42, with 4 games remaining.

Scott McTominay’s last seven Premier League goals were scored at Old Trafford, while this was his first goal in 28 Premier League games, according to Opta.

Manchester United scored three goals in the first half of a Premier League match for the first time since February against Southampton.

Manchester United lineup as follows:

Goalkeeper: De Gea.

Defense: Shaw, Maguire, Bailly, De Saka.

Midfield: Matic, McTominay, Greenwood.

Attackers: Sancho, Cavani, Ronaldo.

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