Manchester United visited Swansea City in what was absolute crucial premier league game for 20 time league champions on Sunday afternoon and with Mourinho in the stands because of suspension United finally turned up in a league game. They scored three goals in dominant first half display to pretty much secure three points in first half hour. Paul Poga scored the opening goal while Ibrahimovic added two more before the break to put United out of sight.
Swansea City 0-3 Manchester United Highlights
[ English Premier League 2016-17 Match ]
15′ 0 – 1 Paul Pogba opened the scoring for Manchester United in just 15th minute of the game as Mourinho watched from stands after his suspension.
21′ 0 – 2 Zlatan Ibrahimovic was in the mood against Swansea as the grabbed his first of two goals with a neat shot from outside the box.
33′ 0 – 3 Zlatan Ibrahimovic was at it again as he combined well with Rooney before out foxing Swansea defense to poke home from close range.
69′ 1 – 3 Mike van der Hoorn
Match Highlights (english)
Jose Mourinho Post match Interview:
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Swansea City vs Manchester United – Match Highlights
Date: Sunday, 02 November 2016 – Time: 15:00 Uk time
Venue: Liberty Stadium
Short Match Preview & Possible Starting Lineups: Jose Mourinho problems are not going away this season as United lost their fifth competitive game under him in midweek against Fenerbahce combine that with four straight games without a win in premier league, United must win this game to keep themselves relevant in title race.
Swansea City will be without Federico Fernandez but they will welcome back Wayne Routledge, Gylfi Sigurdsson and Andre Ayew in the starting lineup. Swansea City sit 17th in the table just two points away from relegation zone as they visit Manchester united. This is how I see both teams lining-up for saturdays clash.
Anthony Martial had given Manchester United the lead just after the break and it looked like they are heading towards their first win in 8 matches but a goal from Gylfi Sigurdsson in 70th minute brought the game back on level terms putting United and Louis Van Gaal under real pressure going into the last quarter of the match. Wayne Rooney score with impressive flicked finish to make it 2-1 for United.
Manchester United were looking for their first win in 8 matches when they hosted Swansea City in the premier league game on saturday, 02 January 2016. Manchester United took the lead just after the break with a thumping header from Anthony Martial but a Gylfi Sigurdsson scored in 70th minute to bring the game back on level terms putting United under massive pressure in the last 20 minutes.