Manchester United became the first Premier League game to win four games in a row with three goals or more
Record breakers! Manchester United becomes the first team in Premier League history to win four games in a row with three or more goals … and has also won the most penalties EVER in a season
- Manchester United have won 13 penalties in the Premier League this season
- That’s the highest number of spot kicks ever won in a Premier League campaign
- United have also won four league games in a row with three goals or more
- Bruno Fernandes, Mason Greenwood and Paul Pogba scored in a win against Aston Villa
Manchester United have won 13 penalties in this campaign, the most in one Premier League season.
The team of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was awarded a point kick to Aston Villa in the 27th minute of their game, with Bruno Fernandes controversially considered an error by Ezri Konsa.
Fernandes took the penalty and set United on a 3-0 win, with Mason Greenwood and Paul Pogba also just finding it.
Manchester United have won a record 13 penalties in the Premier League so far this season
After winning the penalty, Bruno Fernandes took on the spot kick against Aston Villa
In addition, United is the first team in Premier League history to win four games in a row with three goals or more.
In their previous game, the Red Devils won Bournemouth 5-2 with Greenwood scoring a brace, while Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial and Fernandes also scored.
United also won four games in a row with three or more goals – a Premier League first
Before that, the Solskjaer team won 3-0 to Brighton. Greenwood also scored in that game, with Fernandes scoring twice.
That followed another 3-0 win, this time at home against Sheffield United, when Martial scored a hat-trick.
Solskjaer’s side plays great and will certainly qualify for next season’s Champions League.