Stats Pack: Tough game ended in win for Manchester United over Aston Villa

Aston Villa were ahead 1-0 in the Premier League game at Villa Park but the Manchester United came back to win 1-3.

Aston Villa started the match best and took the lead early when Bertrand Traore scored a goal after 24 minutes, making it 0-1. The goal was his sixth on target in the league this season.

Straight after the break, Bruno Fernandes found the net and equalised for Manchester United. It was Fernandes’ 17th goal.

With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Manchester United’s Mason Greenwood scored a goal, with an assist by Aaron Wan-Bissaka, and gave Manchester United the lead, what was his sixth goal of the season.

The 1-3 goal came, when Edinson Cavani scored a goal for Manchester United, with an assist by Marcus Rashford. The team had then turned the match around, what brought the final score to 1-3.

Aston Villa’s Ollie Watkins was sent off in the 89th minute.

The result means that Manchester United have taken points in 14 straight games.

Aston Villa have 1 win, 1 draw and 3 losses with a 7–10 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Manchester United have 4 wins and 1 draw and a 11–4 goal difference.

With four games remaining, Aston Villa are in 11th place in the table while Manchester United are in second.

In the next round, Villa take on Everton at home at Villa Park on Thursday. Man United play at home to Leicester on Tuesday.

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