Bruno Fernandes was the big hero for Manchester United, who gave the Red Devils a 1-0 win away to Fulham in the eleventh round of the Premier League. The winning goal of the Portuguese fell in the added time of the match.
Manchester United scored a goal in the 9th minute, but the goal was disallowed due to offside. Eriksen crossed into the Fulham penalty area, where Garnacho was able to play. His pass parallel to the goal line reached Scott McTominay, who was alone and fired the ball into the empty net from close range. However, the goal was disallowed due to an ambush by Harry Maguire, who reached for the ball during the cross.
Bernd Leno intervened decisively in the 34th minute when he deflected a very dangerous shot from Bruno Fernandes.
Alejandro Garnacho was presented with a great opportunity in the 48th minute in the Fulham penalty area. He shot, but Bernd Leno was in his place again and saved.
Willian had a dangerous shot in the 59th minute but still failed to find the outline of Andre Onana’s goal. Harry Wilson also came close to scoring in the 61st minute when he fired from distance. His powerful shot made it difficult for Onana, who still managed to clear with one hand. A corner followed, which also led to a situation in front of Joao Palinha, who also shot, but Onana was able to intervene again and save.
In the 65th minute, Rodrigo Muniz headed in a corner kick, but his effort went just over the crossbar.
Six minutes later, Bernd Leno had to intervene after a shot by Facundo Peistri.
In the 83rd minute, Bruno Fernandes decided to shoot directly at Fulham’s goal from a direct free kick. However, his long-range shot did not trouble Bernd Leno.
In the first minute of added time of the match, Bruno Fernandes took over on the edge of the penalty area, lied to an opponent and shot with his right foot, Leno got to the ball but could not save it and it flew into his goal.
With this victory, Manchester United collected 18 points and climbed to sixth place in the provisional standings, while Fulham is fourteenth with 12 points.
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