Pogba nets brace as Man United defeated Huddersfield by 3-1 on Boxing Day

Pogba nets brace as Man United defeated Huddersfield by 3-1 on Boxing Day

- Manchester United defeated Huddersfield Town at Old Trafford by 3-1

- The Red Devils scored through Nemanja Matic and a brace from Paul Pogba

- Huddersfield scored their only goal in the 88th minute by Jorgensen

Manchester United recorded their second win under caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solksjaer with a 3-1 victory over Huddersfield Town on Boxing Day.

United went into the lead in the 28th minute after Victor Lindelof's header was tapped-in from close range by Nemanja Matic to make it 1-0.

The Reds Devils went into the break with the lead as Solksjaer and his men were given a rousing reception from Old Trafford faithfuls.

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One-time United outcast Paul Pogba made it 2-0 as he slotted in a low drive into the back to double the advantage for the Red Devils in the 64th minute.

The France international added something better in the 78th minute with a beautiful effort from outside of the box to make it 3-0.

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Two minutes from time Mathias Jorgensen added a consolation to make it 3-1 as United coasted to their second victory under Solksjaer.

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