Donny van de Beek, making his debut after coming on midway through the second half, pulled a goal back for United, but Zaha scored a third for Palace five minutes later, making him the first former United player to score more than one Premier League goal in a match against United. Meeting for the first time in the league since 2004, McTominay opened the game with a brace inside three minutes, becoming the first player to do so in the league's history. RELATED: World reacts as ref chaos rocks football, United’s pain was Leipzig’s gain.Source:AFP. RB Leipzig sent Manchester United packing from the Champions League with a huge 3-2 win that sees them into the knockout rounds of the Champions League from … Manchester United, led by forward Bruno Fernandes, faces Red Bull Leipzig in a UEFA Champions League group stage match at Red Bull Arena in Leipzig, Germany, on Tuesday, December 8, 2020 … United squad for this season’s UEFA Champions League, including the latest injury updates. United qualified for the 2020–21 UEFA Champions League after finishing third in the 2019–20 Premier League. After Harry Maguire equalised with a header midway through the first half, Fernandes had a penalty saved by Newcastle goalkeeper Karl Darlow in the second, the first he had failed to score since joining the club in February. [7] United returned from the international break with a trip to Newcastle United on 17 October, and went behind early on to a Luke Shaw own goal. [32] At the other hand, this ended United's 10-match winning streak on the road in all competitions, stretching back to 1–1 draw against Tottenham in June 2020. United pulled back goals in the final 10 minutes as Bruno Fernandes converted a penalty and replacement Paul Pogba scored with a deflected header, but Leipzig held on. Great Manchester United Champions League goals. The build-up to Manchester United's Champions League defeat to RB Leipzig was overshadowed by comments made by Paul Pogba's agent, Mino Raiola. “The boys fought hard, they are machines,” said delighted Leipzig coach Julian Nagelsmann. United needed just one point to secure safe passage through to the last 16 but crumbled under the pressure. Neymar produced one of the performances of this season's Champions League as he helped Paris Saint-Germain to a 3-1 victory against Manchester United. Nationwide News Pty Limited Copyright © 2020. Bruno Fernandes scored the penalty to give United their first league win of the season.[6]. The hosts took the lead with just two minutes gone as Marcel Sabitzer’s cross-field pass was met by left-back Angelino and his left-foot strike flew past David de Gea. Trailed 2–0 at half-time by goals from Jan Bednarek and James Ward-Prowse, United came back to win 3–2 via Fernandes and a brace from Cavani. Manchester United were eliminated from the Champions League at the group stages after a disappointing 3-2 defeat away at RB Leipzig on Tuesday. In this game, Başakşehir scored their first ever goal in the Champions League, made by former Chelsea forward Demba Ba, and claimed their first point – as well as their first win – in the competition. [17], United got the right to enter the 2020–21 FA Cup in the Third Round Proper along with the other Premier League and Championship clubs. All statistics correct as of 20 December 2020. It was the club's first in the competition since Wayne Rooney against Club Brugge in the 2015–16 play-off round, their first in the Champions League proper since Robin van Persie against Olympiacos in the 2013–14 knockout phase, and the first in the competition's group stage since Michael Owen against Wolfsburg in the 2009–10 season. [22] United took the lead just before half-time through a Juan Mata penalty kick. Manchester United’s season suffered a huge blow as a defeat at German side RB Leipzig knocked them out of the Champions League. The draw took place on 6 September 2020 and paired United with the winners of the second round tie between Reading and Luton Town, both of the Championship. As United searched for a last-minute winning goal, the referee blew the final whistle with the score at 2–2, only for the VAR to award a penalty to United for a handball by Neal Maupay. [13], On 5 December, United played West Ham United at the London Stadium. Goalkeeper Dean Henderson made his league debut for the club, coming on at the interval for the injured De Gea. Three goals down with 10 … The United goalkeeper was beaten again on 13 minutes when Haidara finished a move he started by volleying home. This is their 23rd UEFA Champions League campaign, more than any English club. Last modified on Wed 9 Dec 2020 05.28 EST Ole Gunnar Solskjær said Manchester United “didn’t turn up” as they lost 3-2 at RB Leipzig and crashed out of the Champions … Marcus Rashford: Manchester United Are Close To Winning Trophies Dec 19, 2020, 04:19pm EST Manchester United Need To Free Up Wages In The January Transfer Window Henderson, on his first league start for the club, conceded to Tomáš Souček in the first half. The win made United the first side in Premier League history to win four consecutive away games despite trailing in everyone of them, and also made United won eight consecutive top-flight away matches for the first time in their history. All times AEDT (GMT +11). Updated: 9th December 2020… It could have been 3-0 moments later when Emil Forsberg ahot wide from close range with the goal at his mercy. New to Kayo? Manchester United View events: 20/12/20: PRL: Manchester United 17 : 30: Leeds United 23/12/20: LEC: Everton 21 : 00: Manchester United 26/12/20: PRL: Leicester City 13 : 30: Manchester United 29/12/20: PRL: Manchester United 21 : 00 [3] Instead, United began their season on 19 September at home to Crystal Palace. It was Manchester United's joint-biggest defeat in the Premier League, matching the scoreline from the Manchester derby in 2011, as well as the heaviest defeat under either Ole Gunnar Solskjær as manager or Ed Woodward as executive vice-chairman. [31] Spanning 16 minutes, it was also the quickest of the five hat-tricks scored by substitutes in the competition's history. Last modified on Tue 8 Dec 2020 23.36 EST Even by Manchester United’s standards, this would have been a comeback to rival them all. Leipzig needed just two minutes to take the lead after Angelino’s stunning opener. 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