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West Bromwich Albion 1-1 Manchester United – Victory beyond reach for West Bromwich Albion, as they only manage a 1-1 draw with Manchester United

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Technical card:
West Bromwich Albion: Sam Johnstone, Lee Peltier (Darnell Furlong, min.45), Kyle Bartley, Semi Ajayi, Conor Townsend, Robert Snodgrass (Matt Phillips, min.87), Okay Yokuslu (Jake Livermore, min.67), Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Conor Gallagher, Matheus Pereira and Mbaye Diagne
Manchester United: David De Gea, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Harry Maguire, Victor Lindelof, Luke Shaw, Marcus Rashford, Fred (Donny van de Beek, min.80), Bruno Fernandes, Scott McTominay, Anthony Martial (Mason Greenwood, min.66) and Edinson Cavani
Stadium: The Hawthorns
Goals: Mbaye Diagne (1-0, min. 2) and Bruno Fernandes (1-1, min. 44)

On Sunday, West Bromwich Albion and Manchester United were held to a 1-1 draw at The Hawthorns. West Bromwich Albion arrived at the game looking pick up points, following a previous defeat to Tottenham Hotspur. Manchester United had managed to pick up a single point in their encounter with Everton. As the table looks today, West Bromwich Albion are in 19th place, with 13 points from 24 matches, while Manchester United sit in 2nd, with 46 points from 24.

It was an impressive opening from West Bromwich Albion, thanks to early goal from Mbaye Diagne in the 2nd minute. However, their lead was short lived, with an equalizer from a Bruno Fernandes just before half-time brought Manchester United level, thereby seeing the first half to a 1-1. Both teams struggled to produce anything in the second half and the game ended 1-1.

For West Bromwich Albion Darnell Furlong, Jake Livermore and Matt Phillips came on for Lee Peltier, Okay Yokuslu and Robert Snodgrass, while Man Utd brought on Mason Greenwood and Donny van de Beek to replace Anthony Martial and Fred.

The referee booked Conor Gallagher, Kyle Bartley, Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Robert Snodgrass and Mbaye Diagne for West Bromwich Albion.

West Bromwich Albion will next travel to Burnley, while Manchester United will face Newcastle United at home.

*The credit for all of photos in this article belongs to AP*

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