Romelu and Jesse scored United’s goals in a thrilling fight-back at Old Trafford against the current Premier League champion. The win leaves ManU in second place in the League.
Manchester United beat Chelsea in an exciting game in which they started behind on the score (2-1). Juan Mata, in the line-up in most of the ManU’s games this season, did not participate in the clash against his former team. The local fans, who crowded Old Trafford on a sunny afternoon, went home with a grin despite the initial scare.
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Chelsea were better at the beginning, and Willian made the 1-0 in the 32nd minute. Far from breaking down, the Red Devils kept calm and gradually took control of the game. Lukaku equalised in the 39th after a great collective play. In the second half, the Belgian striker was decisive again with an excellent cross that was headed by Lingard, who scored the final 2-1.
After this victory, United secures the second place in the Premier, ahead of Liverpool, Tottenham and Chelsea. This week ManU will not play. It will not compete again until Monday, March 5, when Juan Mata and his teammates will visit Crystal Palace.