Rashford Stars as Manchester United wins Manchester Derby

Manchester United edged past rival neighbours, Manchester City, to claim a 2-1 victory in Saturday’s Manchester Derby at Old Trafford.

The visitors took the lead through a Jack Grealish goal in the 60th minute. However, quick goals by Bruno Fernandes and Marcos Rashford in the 78′ and 82′ minute were enough for the hosts to secure the crucial three match points that sees them just one point adrift of Manchester City in Second place.

Manchester City were however, furious at the referees for allowing Bruno Fernande’s leveler to stand on the grounds that Marcos Rashford interred with play from an office position in the build up to the goal.

Many however, hailed the match officials as being correct in ruling that Marcos Rashford did not interfere with play since he did not touch the ball.

Eric Ten Hag’s United look in very good shape after securing five wins out of five and are looking to be real contenders for the league trophy.

Meanwhile, United striker, Marcos Rashford continues his fine form, becoming the first Manchester United player to score in nine (9) consecutive home games since Teddy Sheringham in November 2000.

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