Premier League: Manchester United defeat Fulham to go top of the league

Premier League: It was Manchester United vs Fulham in the Premier League. The match Manchester United vs Fulham ended in a 2-1 win for Man Utd.

Man United make it 17 away games unbeaten in their seventh away comeback of the season. Despite Fulham’s bright start to the game, Solskjaer’s men were able to fight back into the game to go top of the league, again.

The first goal of the match was scored by the visitors as Lookman scored for Fulham in just 5 minutes to put them 1 goal ahead.

It was an unlucky game for Bruno Fernandes who struck the post and then has his shot saved by Areola in the top corner. Edinson Cavani equalized for the Red Devils in the 23rd minute after Areola spilled Bruno Fernandes’ cross.

Lookman had another chance at the start of the second-half but he fired his shot straight at De Gea. Both the teams had tremendous chances to go ahead in the second-half until Paul Pogba scored an absolute smasher from outside the box in the bottom left corner.

Pogba gave the hosts the lead in the 65th minute to win the game for Manchester United. At the end of the game, Mitrovic was very close to equalize but his header was deflected by Bailly.

Premier League Table

Manchester United find themselves at the top of the Premier League table again. They have 40 points from 19 matches and are 6 points clear of Liverpool.

Fulham slips into the relegation zone as they have 12 points from 18 matches.