Premier League｜Manchester United’s small win to top, Sheffield United wins first
Xinhua News Agency, London, January 12 (Reporter Zhang Wei) Manchester United scored on the 12th with Pogba’s goal 1:0 A small victory over Burnley, temporarily leading the Premier League standings with a 3-point advantage. Sheffield United sent away Newcastle United with the same score, winning 18 league matches.
On January 12, Manchester United player Pogba celebrated after scoring a goal.
The”Red Devils” who visited Burnley took the initiative in the audience, but their opponents didn’t have a shot from within the goal frame. After a long period of winning without scoring, Manchester United finally broke the deadlock in the 71st minute. Rashford crosses from the right, Pogba catches the ball and volleys from the center of the penalty area. The ball hits the opposing defensive player and turns into the net. , Manchester United scored 3 points.
After 17 games, Manchester United with 36 points temporarily climbed to the top of the standings. They will challenge the defending champion Liverpool on the 17th. The”Red Army” currently ranks second with a difference of 3 points.
On January 12, Manchester United player Cavani (front left) played against the Burnley team
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Sheffield United, which had a dismal record this season, finally ushered in the first victory of the season at home. Newcastle United was sent off first, and then gave the home team a penalty for handball. Sheffield United relied on the substitute Sharp’s penalty in the 73rd minute to win, but still ranked bottom with a record of 1 win, 2 draws and 15 losses.
On the same day, Everton defeated Wolves 2:1 in an away game with head striker Calvert Luin missing due to injury, and fell 4 points behind Manchester United in the same 17 games. Fourth place.
On the 13th, Man City will play at home against Brighton; Tottenham will face the same city’s newly promoted Fulham.
Text editor:Ding Wenxian
New media editor:Wu Junkuan
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