Mason Greenwood once again took his chances when given the opportunity, scoring twice and drawing a penalty as Manchester United beat AZ Alkmaar 4-0 at Old Trafford on Thursday to win Europa League Group L.
The two teams were already through to the knockouts, but the group winner depended on the result of this game and a nervy, goalless first half gave no hint of what the second 45 minutes held in store.
Ashley Young opened the scoring in the 53rd minute, finishing off a fine team move from United...
Manchester United's lean goalscoring form continued in a turgid 0-0 draw away to Dutch club AZ Alkmaar in their second Group L match in the Europa League on Thursday.
United never looked like scoring for most of the evening on the plastic surface of the Kyocera Stadium in The Hague and failed to produce one effort on target.
The result leaves United winless (0-6-4) in 10 straight away games in all competitions. The streak directly follows a 9-game win streak in away games in all competitions after...
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has branded the pitch for Manchester United's Europa League clash with AZ Alkmaar "one of the worst" he has seen.
United will face the Dutch side on an artificial pitch at the Kyocera Stadium, AZ's temporary home after the roof of their stadium collapsed. And Solskjaer has admitted the surface is a concern.
"I'm surprised they've chosen to play on this pitch when I look at it," Solskjaer told a news conference on Wednesday....
Strong winds caused part of a roof to collapse at Dutch top-flight team AZ Alkmaar's ground on Saturday, a regional emergency services coordinator said in a tweet.
AZ was not playing at the time and nobody was injured.
Photos circulating on social media show that a section of the roof on one side of the AFAS Stadium fell on to seating below.
AZ plays its second Eredivisie match of the season at RKC Waalwijk Sunday.