Manchester United faced off against Nottingham Forest at the City Ground earlier this evening as they looked to earn a positive result on their travels. The Red Devils made a decent start to the game and scored the opening goal in the 32nd minute when Antony found the back of the net. Man United went into the half-time break 1-0 up on the scoreline.
Diogo Dalot killed the game off in the 76th minute as the contest finished 2-0 in favour of the Mancunian club.
Let’s take a look at how each Manchester United player fared during the match against Nottingham Forest.
GK: David de Gea – 7/10
The Spanish keeper hardly had a save to make in the game and secured an easy clean sheet on the road.
RB: Aaron Wan-Bissaka – 7.5/10
Wan-Bissaka performed his defensive duties well and had a few lively moments in the final third.
CB: Harry Maguire – 7.5/10
The English centre-back gave a good account of himself on the defensive end of the field
CB: Victor Lindelof – 7/10
He cleared the danger when needed and was good on the ball as well.
LB: Diogo Dalot – 7.5/10
Dalot came back to defend when needed and was lively going forward. He scored a good goal in the second half.
CM: Casemiro – 7/10
The Brazilian talent anchored the midfield well but offered very little in the final third.
CM: Christian Eriksen – 8/10
He earned the ball back twice and was a constant menace in the opponent’s half.
RW: Antony – 8/10
Antony was not shy of having a strike at goal and ended the game with a goal and an assist to his name.
CAM: Bruno Fernandes – 8.5/10
The Portugal international caused a lot of headaches for the opposition centre-backs. However, Fernandes failed to register a goal.
LW: Jadon Sancho – 6.5/10
Sancho showed some signs of what he is capable of but failed to find the back of the net.
ST: Anthony Martial – 6/10
He showed some signs of promise but was toothless in front of the opponent’s goal.
ST: Wout Weghorst – 6/10
He struggled to threaten the opponent’s goal.
CM: Fred – 6/10
Fred offered very little after coming off the bench.