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Fergie Time Winner Saves Manchester United The Blushes At Home

In a dramatic afternoon of Premier League football, Marcus Rashford scored the decisive goal in the dying embers of the game to break West Ham’s resistance and hearts. It also made sure that Manchester United leapfrog the hammers into fourth place. The boost that the fans and the team really needed at this point.

While the game did not really generate a lot in terms of goal scoring opportunities or moments of quality, the manner in which the points were secured was enough to generate a lot of buzzes. It gives the Red Devils a much needed shot in the arm for the remainder of the season

Here are the talking points of the game between Manchester United and West Ham, which the home side won-

Rashford Resurgence At The End Of The Game

It’s safe to say the last few weeks have not been kind for Marcus Rashford. After starting his season in scintillating fashion, getting three goals in his first four games; his form took a massive dip. He looked edgy, leggy and more importantly, was afraid to take on his man. This led to a dramatic drop in his form, leading to him getting dropped from the side. Marcus Rashford was in need of a confidence boost, and this goal will go a long way in lifting his spirit. he has now scored in two consecutive games and will be hoping to kick on from here on

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West Ham Really Need A Striker

Michail Antonio as a striker has been a revelation. Ever since he was moved to the centre from the right a few seasons ago, his unique blend of relentless running, aerial dominance and brutal physicality has made him a nuisance against every team he faces. But beyond him, the hammers have precious little depth to call on in times of need. On days like yesterday, where Antonio was ineffective; West ham need someone to call upon to change the direction of the game, especially in high stakes such as these.

Top-Four Race Intensifies

The race for the top 4 places intensifies with each and every passing game-week. The Red Devils, by virtue of this late win, leapfrog the Hammers into fourth place. But with teams below like Spurs having Multiple games, and teams like Arsenal and West ham in the mix too, this promises to be an absolutely insane competition for the remaining of the top four places.
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A Little VAR Controversy That Went Viral On Social Media

At the end of the game, there was a slight controversy involving VAR that was caught on to by rival fans. It was all over Social Media, as they talked about the final goal. Many fans of other clubs thought that Manchester United got away with murder and the win was a steal.

However, it was later seen that the goal should have stood and it was the right call. Edinson Cavani was onside and the call was perfect. That is what was being put out as a rebuttle and the debate continues. If the Manchester-based side now makes it into the top-four, this call will be talked about till the end of days for sure.

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