Goal MU vs Fulham
MU: Fernandes (75′-pen, 90’+6), Sabitzer (77′)Fulham: Mitrovic (50′)
VIDEO Highlight: MU 3-1 Fulham
Man United are in extremely high spirits when they have just won tickets to the quarter-finals of the Europa League after defeating Real Betis with a total score of 5-1. Only facing a weaker opponent, Fulham, at home, the Red Devils are confident to win the right to the semi-finals of the FA Cup.
However, because MU players got too little rest, they played quite tired. Meanwhile, Fulham played with determination and was the team that created more chances in the early minutes.
After that, the home team gradually regained the game and continuously had quite dangerous braking phases. However, there were no goals scored in the first half.
The surprise happened at the beginning of the second half when Fulham was the team that took the lead. In the 50th minute, from a corner kick, Mitrovic quickly cushioned the ball close to the goal to open the match.
Being led, MU played more and more impatiently and could not penetrate Fulham’s disciplined defense. Even if De Gea is not excellent, the Red Devils still lose a few more goals.
The turning point of the match was in the 70th minute. From a counterattack, Antony stretched for Sancho. The Englishman dribbled past Leno, but his shot was blocked by Willian.
After reviewing VAR, the referee decided to blow a penalty for MU because Willian deliberately blocked the ball with his hand. The Brazilian player also received a red card. Striker Mitrovic overreacted and also received a red card. Before that, coach Marco Silva was also sent off.
On the 11m mark, Bruno Fernandes easily defeated Leno to equalize 1-1. And less than 2 minutes later, MU had the second goal. Shaw escaped down the left wing and stretched inward for Sabitzer. The Austrian player hit a technical heel to make it 2-1.
Playing more than 2 people, MU comfortably pressed the opponent and they had a 3rd goal in the 90+6 minute. Fred passed the ball to Bruno to launch a very tight shot to make the score 3-1.
Upstream in a super lucky way against Fulham, Man United officially won tickets to the semi-finals and their opponent will be Brighton.
Manchester United vs Fulham lineup
MU: De Gea; Wan-Bissaka, Maguire, Martinez, Shaw; McTominay (Antony 58′), Sabitzer; Sancho, Fernandes, Rashford (Fred 83′); WeghorstFulham: Leno, Tete (Soares 89′), Diop, Ream, Robinson, Palhinha, Reed (James 89′), Andreas Pereira (Cairney 89′), De Cordova-Reid (Solomon 89′), Mitrovic, Willian