Sheffield United return home with all 3 points, after beating Manchester United 2-1

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Technical card:
Manchester United: Aaron Ramsdale, Chris Basham, Kean Bryan, Phil Jagielka, George Baldock, Ethan Ampadu, Oliver Norwood, John Lundstram, John Fleck, David McGoldrick and Billy Sharp
Sheffield United: David De Gea, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Harry Maguire, Axel Tuanzebe, Alex Telles, Mason Greenwood, Bruno Fernandes, Paul Pogba, Nemanja Matic, Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford
Stadium: Old Trafford
Goals: Kean Bryan (0-1, min. 23), Harry Maguire (1-1, min. 64) and Oliver Burke (1-2, min. 74)

Sheffield beats United 2-1 on Wednesday at Old Trafford. Manchester United wanted to continue adding points following a disappointing 0-0 draw with Liverpool in their previous game. Sheffield United, on the other hand, were beaten 3-1 in the previous match against Tottenham Hotspur. As the table looks today, Manchester United are in 2nd place on the table and has 40 points while Sheffield United sit in 20th with 8 points after 20 matches.

Sheffield United dominated the first half, beginning with Kean Bryan opening the scoring in the 23rd minute and managed to see out the first half 1-0.

Manchester United took the initiative in the second half, thanks to Harry Maguire opening the scoring in the 64th minute. Sheffield United took the lead thanks to a goal from Oliver Burke after 74 minutes to establish the 2-1, which sealed the victory for the visitors.

Both teams used all their substitutes. For Manchester United Edinson Cavani, Luke Shaw and Donny van de Beek came on for Mason Greenwood, Alex Telles and Axel Tuanzebe, while Sheffield brought on Jayden Bogle, Oliver Burke and Rhian Brewster to replace Kean Bryan, Billy Sharp and David McGoldrick.

There were bookings for Axel Tuanzebe from United and John Lundstram for Sheffield.

Next up, Manchester United are away to Arsenal, whilst Sheffield United will travel to face Manchester City.

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