West Bromwich Albion
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Manchester United
2017/12/17 | 16:15 |  English Premier League | The Hawthorns, West Bromwich |  Full Time
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West Bromwich Albion Manchester United
  • 77' Gareth Barry
    1 Goals 2 27' Romelu Lukaku
    35' Jesse Lingard
  • 90' Salomon Rondon
    1 Yellow Cards 3 53' Marcus Rashford
    90' Nemanja Matic
    90' Marcos Rojo
  • Red Cards
Commentary
  • 94'

    FULL-TIME: WEST BROM 1-2 MANCHESTER UNITED. United manage to hang on to their lead from the first half and win the game. West Brom certainly looked better in the second half and scored a goal, but they failed to score more and United will secure an away w

  • 93'

    YELLOW! Matic is shown the yellow card for time wasting.

  • 91'

    Four minutes of added time to this half.

  • 89'

    Brunt with another brilliant delivery, the ball is deflected and then Barry tries to shoot but De Gea does well to stop it.

  • 89'

    We are in the final few minutes of the game and United should really play better to keep the score to 1-2 and secure a win here.

  • 87'

    Poor play from United again as Rojo misses an easy clearance and hits the ball just wide of his own goal.

  • 86'

    Scott McTominay replaces Jesse Lingard as United's final change.

  • 84'

    Brunt creates another chance as he drives the ball into the box towards Rodriguez. Rodriguez gets a head to it but hits the ball wide of the target.

  • 81'

    United have really stopped attacking and this will make West Brom look for another goal here. The visitors should keep attacking to the end.

  • 78'

    Anthony Martial comes on for Rashford as Manchester United make a change.

  • 77'

    GOAL, WEST BROM, BARRY! 1-2: West Brom score, Jones deflects the ball for a corner and then Barry scores from the set piece. Brunt delivers the corner and it falls perfectly for Barry who slots it in

  • 74'

    Chance! A good chance for West Brom as Brunt releases the ball to Rondon who looks to score but his touch is weak and De Gea makes an easy save.

  • 72'

    Chris Brunt replaces Grzegorz Krychowiak as the hosts make a final change.

  • 71'

    We are in the final 20 minutes of the game, Young and McClean clash in the United box and they have a few words as McClean is not happy with the foul.

  • 68'

    Lingard has had a great game so far but he is challenged as he tries to get the ball. The referee says it is legal and the hosts have a corner.

  • 65'

    Jay Rodriguez replaces Oliver Burke for West Brom.

  • 65'

    Marcos Rojo is coming on and the injured Valencia is taken off.

  • 63'

    Antonio Valencia is down and he is clutching his hamstring. He is receiving some medical attention but it looks like he will go off.

  • 59'

    United attack on the counter, Lukaku gets the ball from Lingard and then passes it back after a great run. Foster makes a good save to end the move.

  • 56'

    Burke gets away from Smalling and then drives the ball into the area towards Rondon, but United manage to clear somehow.

  • 54'

    YELLOW! Rashford and Hegazi clash again and the United man is shown the yellow card.

  • 52'

    Rashford looks to steal possession but Hegazi goes in between the ball and Rashford to win the ball back.

  • 50'

    Matic releases Lingard in the midfield and then the ball is pushed out to Rashford on the left. Lukaku tries to get on the end of the ball but he is caught offside.

  • 48'

    United remain solid at the back and it will be difficult for the hosts to score here.

  • 46'

    Gareth Barry has replaced Yacob for the hosts.

  • 46'

    The second half begins at the Hawthorns.

  • 46'

    HALF-TIME: WEST BROM 0-2 MANCHESTER UNITED. United started the half slowly but have managed to score two goals through Lukaku and Lingard. Pardew will have a lot to think about after the first 45.

  • 46'

    One added minute to this half.

  • 44'

    Rondon gets the ball as West Brom look to counter and he passes the ball to Livermore. Livermore waits and waits, then shoots the ball but De Gea makes a good save.

  • 42'

    McClean gets the ball and looks to cross it but is closed out by two defenders and he drives the pass over the goal.

  • 40'

    We are going into the final 5 minutes of the first half and United will be happy with their performance so far.

  • 39'

    West Brom have not managed to keep United quiet for the whole half and United have a two goal lead now.

  • 36'

    GOAL, MANCHESTER UNITED, LINGARD! 0-2: Slightly lucky for United, they get the ball and then it is pushed wide to Lingard who scores after a deflection from the keeper. United are two goals ahead.

  • 28'

    GOAL, MANCHESTER UNITED, LUKAKU! 0-1: Rashford with a brilliant cross and Lukaku heads the ball into goal and just stands there after the goal!

  • 34'

    Nyom waits and waits and then drives a nice pass but Rondon fails to get a good touch on it and it is good defending from United.

  • 33'

    We are going towards the end of the first half and United will look for some more goals here. They want to push hard and attack here.

  • 31'

    Burke puts in a great run, he breaks away and looks to attack but Smalling kicks the ball out for a throw in.

  • 30'

    Lukaku's goal is also the first attempt on target from either side in this game and United are in the lead.

  • 29'

    No celebration from Lukaku, could be out of respect for West Brom or could be in anger towards some recent criticism against him.

  • 27'

    West Brom are making it difficult for United to penetrate and score. But one goal could really open up this game.

  • 25'

    Krychowiak delivers the corner, Evans heads it but it goes over the goal and behind it. It is still 0-0 after the first 25 minutes.

  • 24'

    A foul from Harrera on McClean and the Spaniard can't believe the decision for a free kick.

  • 22'

    West Brom will be happy with what they have done defensively so far. United have not found a way through the backline.

  • 20'

    United have had 71% of the possession, but they have not looked dangerous yet. Lingard has a throw in.

  • 20'

    United look to attack again, they are holding on to the possession. Rashford is penalised for pulling Nyom back.

  • 18'

    Yacob gives away a free kick and United will look to attack from here.

  • 18'

    West Brom attack now with Rondon and then McClean. But they pass the ball backwards and look to build patiently.

  • 16'

    Krychowiak with a foul on Harrera and United have a free kick in the midfield.

  • 14'

    A throw in for United, Rashford works the ball on the left wing and then Young crosses it into the box and West Brom deal with the threat very well. Lukaku is penalised for a foul against the keeper.

  • 12'

    Poor delivery of the corner and Krychowiak fails to create anything from the set piece.

  • 12'

    McClean gets the ball as West Brom attack again. He goes for a cross, but it takes a deflection and the hosts win a corner.

  • 12'

    Good build up from West Brom who burst into the United half but they give the ball away at a crucial time.

  • 10'

    Both teams look like they are settling into this game. It has been a quiet start to the game.

  • 8'

    A lot of play in the West Brom half but Manchester United have not been able to attack cleanly get. The crowd roaring and cheering the hosts on.

  • 6'

    Good defensive play from West Brom but they are living dangerously in their own half. They manage to clear a threat after a couple of mistakes.

  • 5'

    West Brom are not too bad defensively but they have not managed to score this season.

  • 4'

    Manager Pardew is seen chewing gum on the sidelines.

  • 2'

    Anthony Taylor is the referee today.

  • 1'

    Two false starts and the hosts kick things off.

  • 1'

    Kick-off! The first half begins. West Brom are 19th on the log and Manchester United are second.

  • 0'

    Eric Bailly could be out for as long as three months after ankle surgery and there are questions over Marouane Fellaini and Marcos Rojo.

  • 0'

    Paul Pogba will not be available today because of a three-game ban.

  • 0'

    Gareth Barry could return to the West Brom side after a thigh injury. Nacer Chadli (hip) and James Morrison (Achilles) are definitely out for Alan Pardew at The Hawthorns.

  • 0'

    West Brom: Foster, Nyom, Evans, Hegazi, Gibbs, Yacob, Livermore, Krychowiak, Burke, McClean, Rondon.

  • 0'

    Manchester United: De Gea, Valencia, Jones, Smalling, Young, Herrera, Matic, Mata, Lingard, Rashford, Lukaku.

  • 0'

    Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the Premier League clash between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester United from The Hawthorns.

Team Line-ups
West Bromwich Albion Manchester United
  • Ben Foster
  • Allan Nyom
  • Kieran Gibbs
  • Claudio Yacob
  • Jonny Evans
  • Jake Livermore
  • Salomon Rondon
  • James McClean
  • Oliver Burke
  • Grzegorz Krychowiak
  • Ahmed Hegazi
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 5
  • 6
  • 8
  • 9
  • 14
  • 17
  • 20
  • 26
  • 1
  • 4
  • 8
  • 9
  • 12
  • 14
  • 18
  • 19
  • 21
  • 25
  • 31
  • David de Gea
  • Phil Jones
  • Juan Mata
  • Romelu Lukaku
  • Chris Smalling
  • Jesse Lingard
  • Ashley Young
  • Marcus Rashford
  • Ander Herrera
  • Antonio Valencia
  • Nemanja Matic
Substitutions
  • Hal Robson-Kanu
  • Chris Brunt
  • Boaz Myhill
  • Gareth Barry
  • Jay Rodriguez
  • Gareth McAuley
  • Sam Field
  • 4
  • 11
  • 13
  • 18
  • 19
  • 23
  • 28
  • 2
  • 5
  • 10
  • 11
  • 20
  • 23
  • 39
  • Victor Lindelof
  • Marcos Rojo
  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic
  • Anthony Martial
  • Sergio Romero
  • Luke Shaw
  • Scott McTominay

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