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Manchester United were able to to get a point at Stamford Bridge after Sancho scored his first Premier League goal.

First chance in the game went to Callum Hudson-Odoi who was able to go through on goal after some poor defending but his shot was saved by David De Gea. Antonio Rüdiger almost scored with an absolute screamer where he hit the crossbar from the edge of the area.

De Gea had to keep his team in the game with numerous saves in the first half as Manchester United looked out of there depth.

Manchester United took the lead early in the second half with Jadon Sancho scoring his first Premier League goal. Jorginho’s poor touch after Manchester United defended a Chelsea corner allowed Sancho to run through on goal with Marcus Rashford next to him, but Sancho went alone and scored the opening goal in the game.

Chelsea won a penalty midway through the second half with Aaron Wan-Bissaka fouling Thiago Silva by kicking the Brazilian in the back of the foot. Jorginho made up for the first goal by converting the penalty.

The rest of the game was a tentative affair for Manchester United who had chance after Edouard Mendy gave away the ball to Fred, but the Manchester United midfielder wasted the opportunity trying to chip the Chelsea keeper. Rudiger had a chance with the last kick of the game, with a volley inside the penalty area but his attempt went over the crossbar.

Manchester United are now in eighth place while Chelsea remain in first one point ahead of Manchester City

MOTM: David De Gea

The Spanish keeper kept his side in the game in the half making numerous saves ensuring his team left London with a point.

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July 2024