3/19/2017 ESPN staff

Man United edge out Boro to go fifth

Manchester United moved up to fifth in the Premier League table, and cut the gap on the top four, with a 3-1 win against struggling Middlesbrough.

  • KO
    • First Half begins.
  • 25
    • Phil Jones Yellow Card
  • 30
    • Marouane Fellaini Goal - Header
  • 33
    • Adam Clayton Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 62
    • Jesse Lingard Goal
  • 67
    • On: Rudy Gestede | Off: Grant Leadbitter
  • 68
    • On: Adama Traoré | Off: Gastón Ramírez
  • 69
    • On: Marcos Rojo | Off: Juan Mata
  • 77
    • Rudy Gestede Goal
  • 80
    • On: Anthony Martial | Off: Jesse Lingard
  • 90+3
    • Antonio Valencia Goal
  • 90+4
    • On: Matteo Darmian | Off: Marcus Rashford
  • FT
    • Second Half ends, Middlesbrough 1, Manchester United 3.
Middlesbrough Logo Middlesbrough MID Manchester United MAN Manchester United Logo
Middlesbrough
No. Name
Saves 3
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
2 Fabio
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
8 Adam Clayton  33'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
67' 29  Rudy Gestede  77'
Goals 1
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 6
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
68' 37  Adama Traoré
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Riverside Stadium
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 32,689

Match Commentary

90'+5' Match ends, Middlesbrough 1, Manchester United 3.
90'+5' Second Half ends, Middlesbrough 1, Manchester United 3.
90'+4' Substitution, Manchester United. Matteo Darmian replaces Marcus Rashford.

Match Stats

MID
MAN

Possession

64% 36%

Shots (on Goal)

10 (3)
14 (6)
MID MAN
9 Fouls 8
1 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
0 Offsides 1
8 Corner Kicks 3
3 Saves 2

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English Premier League Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Chelsea 28 +38 69
2 Tottenham Hotspur 28 +34 59
3 Manchester City 28 +24 57
4 Liverpool 29 +25 56
5 Manchester United 27 +19 52
6 Arsenal 27 +22 50
7 Everton 29 +21 50
8 West Bromwich Albion 29 +1 43
9 Stoke City 29 -9 36
10 Southampton 27 -3 33
11 AFC Bournemouth 29 -12 33
12 West Ham United 29 -12 33
13 Burnley 29 -11 32
14 Watford 28 -15 31
15 Leicester City 28 -14 30
16 Crystal Palace 28 -10 28
17 Swansea City 29 -27 27
18 Hull City 29 -32 24
19 Middlesbrough 28 -13 22
20 Sunderland 28 -26 20

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