Manchester United which is an English Premier League club and regarded as the most successful English club took part in the ongoing season of UEFA Champions League. But they failed totally. They ruled out from the game. They successfully passed the group stage but from the round of last 16, against Sevilla, they lost the match by 2 – 1 goals aggregations. Now, they want to play the next season of Champions League and to secure that they will have to finish the ongoing season of Premier League by standing among the first four positions. And they successfully did that. Man Utd secured their place at Champions League for upcoming season.
They have still three matches in hand but already secured their place in upcoming UCL competition. By playing 35 matches in the season of Premier League, they won 24 times and faced defeat six times so far. Five matches ended with the draw. So, at the end of the 235 matches, they are in the 2nd position with 77 points.
Though the race to the Premier League title was ended earlier and now, there are missions to take part in upcoming UCL tournament. To get that Manchester United beat Arsenal and secured their place among top four in the season.
In last Sunday night at the Old Trafford which is the home venue of Manchester United, the local team which is the most successful club in EPL won by 2 – 1 goals. In last December 2017, they beat Arsenal at the home venue of the Gunners by 3 – 1 goals as well.
In the match against Arsenal, the Red Devils went ahead in the 16th minutes of the game. From the right side, Romelu Lukaku made a cross to Sanchez who made ahead but stopped by the post. In return ball Pogba made it to the net easily and so, Man Utd went ahead of the Gunners.
Mkhitaryan who left the Old Trafford and joined the team of Arsene Wenger in last January 2018 made a low shot from 20 yards but it missed the mark for a little. In 41st minutes of the game, English midfielder Young tried but his effort was stopped by the post again.
At the 6th minutes of the second half, the host ground was shocked by the Mkhitaryan. The Armenian striker scored a goal for Arsenal and returned to the game. But in the additional minutes of the game, Fellaini brought a victory to the local team. This Belgian midfielder scored the goal and assisted by the English star Young.