Super-sub Marcus Rashford extends Manchester United winning run

Annette Crawford
August 28, 2017

"But the team stuck to the task and thankfully we got the goal".

Fellaini, another of Mourinho's introductions from the bench, then netted with eight minutes remaining to seal victory, although it looked like he was offside as he converted a shot from United's other sub, Jesse Lingard.

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba admits Leicester City had them feeling nervous during yesterday's victory. After the free-scoring affairs in the opening two games of this season in which United dispatched West Ham and Swansea 4-0, Mourinho was pleased with his teams resilience and persistence in breaking down “the blue wall” Leicester had put up. "I think the team is much stronger this season, although we lost Rooney, a legend", said Ibrahimovic on ESPN FC.

"It doesn't matter if they play from the beginning or if they come from the bench".

The Red Devils are also preparing for a return to the Champions League group stage next month, and they were pitted against Benfica, Basel and CSKA Moscow after the draw was made in Monaco last week.

"I'm really happy, not for me".


Kasper Schmeichel achieved a feat his famous father Peter failed to manage when he denied Romelu Lukaku from the spot on Saturday.

Manchester United are aiming to challenge for the Premier League title this season after coming up short in the top flight in Mourinho's first campaign in charge last term and finishing sixth.

"If I don't have them on the bench I can't make successful changes". After we missed a penalty with half an hour to go, normally there is always a little collapse and that didn't happen.

"We had a very good pre-season".

"We kept creating, playing, creating chances and getting corners, and in the end it was from a corner that we scored the first goal".

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