Hand in hand with Cristiano Ronaldo and with a consolidated team, Manchester United made it clear that they will fight in the Premier League and are expected to remove their bad start in the Champions League to join the lot of candidates. In the rest of the competitions, he has the power to fight, but the road was finished in the League Cup.In the renamed Carabao Cup, the Old Trafford received West Ham that had the presentation of Manuel Lanzini, and that was going to be decisive for the development of the game. From the start, Lodres adopted the dominance of the game and in just nine minutes managed to take the lead.
A great overflow of Fredericks and a back pass in the area allowed the former River Plate to establish the 1-0 partial in a duel where both teams presented a majority of substitutes and were absent the great figures that were protagonists of the 2 to 1 last weekend, where De Gea was a figure. From Lanzini’s goal, the dominance was total for Solskjaer’s. The attack composed of Martial, Sancho and Lingard forced On more than one occasion Alphonse Areola, who ended up becoming the figure of the match with six saves on the 23 shots of the “Red Devils” throughout the game. On the end, Mason Greenwood and Bruno Fernandes, two of the best players so far this season, said they were present on the court, but they failed to gravitate to reach parity and force penalties. In this way, Manchester United fell surprisingly and early in the League Cup.