Fulham vs Manchester United: Pogba's brace power United to 3-0 win over the Cottagers

Fulham vs Manchester United: Pogba's brace power United to 3-0 win over the Cottagers

- Fulham vs Manchester United Premier League clash saw the Red Devils stretch their unbeaten run under Solsjaer to 11 matches

- World Cup winning star Paul Pogba scored a goal each in either half to help his side to claim maximum victory at the Craven Cottage

- Anthony Martial, who recently signed a new deal at Old Trafford scored the third goal as they climb to 4th position on the EPL log

Manchester United maintain their unbeaten run under interim manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer following their 3-0 win over Fulham at the Craven Cottage on Saturday.

Paul Pogba opened scoring for the Red Devils in the 14 minutes after connecting with Anthony Martial's pass in the game.

The French midfielder then fired home a powerful shot that went into the roof of the net to give his side the lead.

READ ALSO: Matthias Ginter wanted in the Premier League by Arsenal and Tottenham

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's men took advantage of the hosts failure after Luciano Vietto blew his side's opportunity in the first minute of the game.

Martial doubled the for the Old Trafford outfit in the 23rd minute after making a solo run and carefully putting the ball at the back of the net.

READ ALSO: NAIJ.com upgrades to Legit.ng

The visitors continued to press harder for more goals but all their efforts were unfruitful as the referee sounded the whistle to signal the end of the first half of the game.

Pogba, who helped France win their second FIFA World Cup in Russia last year netted his second of the game via the spot kick after Juan Mata was brought down in the danger zone.

PAY ATTENTION: Become a member of the leading sports Facebook group 'Naija Football Fan Zone'

Fulham, who are currently 19th on the log with 17 points from 26 matches made a couple of efforts at goal but none came through for them.

Legit.ng earlier reported that Marcus Rashford's lone strike handed Manchester United maximum win over Leicester at King Power Stadium.

The victory pushed the Red Devils to fifth position on the log for the first time this campaign as their quest to finish top four continues.

United also continue their unbeaten run in all competitions since the arrival of Norwegian tactician Solskjaer.

NAIJ.com (naija.ng) -> Legit.ng We have updated to serve you better

Ferdinand reveals admiration for Okocha, why he quit boxing and Man U problems | Legit TV

Source: Legit.ng

Mailfire view pixel