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Matchwinner McTominay on Villa win

Manchester United kept alive their hopes of Champions League football after scoring late to beat top-four competitors Aston Villa.

Scott McTominay came off the bench to choose the video game, showing up into package to satisfy Diogo Dalot’s 86th-minute cross and head home the winner. Erik 10 Hag’s group started the afternoon 8 points behind Aston Villa in the table and left to a dream start as Rasmus Hojlund fired in his 5th objective in 5 Premier League video games.

Villa turned into the video game and discovered an equaliser in the 67th minute, as Douglas Luiz guided in his seventh objective of the league project. The home side had actually had the much better opportunities with Andre Onana making a variety of great conserves, consisting of a point-blank stop from Ollie Watkins.


It was the Red Devils who nabbed the points late on, nevertheless, with McTominay getting ahead of Matty Cash to satisfy Dalot’s conservative cross.

“We started really well, but they are a really good team and came back into it and caused us problems. The guys at the back were immense, particularly Harry [Maguire] and Raphael [Varane]. It was a top-level performance and a deserved win in the end,” McTominay showed to Sky Sports.

“I seem like as long as I’m healthy and fit I can come onto the pitch and carry out. I don’t take it personally, I simply wish to can be found in and attempt and do the very best I can for this. Long might it continue.

“It was an amazing cross to be reasonable, whipped with a great deal of speed. I simply required it to strike my head and get it on target. Full credit to the kids, we developed a great deal of great chances which might go undetected.

“Every game you win is massive for taking a step forward and confidence for the boys. It is all positive but it is about repeating it and not getting too far ahead of ourselves when we win a few. We’ve got to repeat it now.”

Harry Maguire talked about McTominay’s effect at full-time, without any Premier League gamer having actually scored more objectives as a replacement (4) this season.

“I think we started well, scored to deservedly lead and then the tempo of our pressing dropped off and we weren’t aggressive enough. We allowed them back in and we conceded from a set-play which really disappointing at a place like this,” Maguire stated.


“Great spirit and battle to come back and Scott [McTominay] is the match-winner once again. It’s an incredible sensation however we’d like to make it a little bit more simple for ourselves.

“Scott has come on in numerous games this year and made the difference for us. We had to dig deep in the second half think we did in the end and deserved the win.”

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