Man United held to a draw by West Brom

Man United held to a draw by West Brom

Bruno Fernandes' amazing volley saved a bit for Manchester United's struggling West Brom, but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's team was in the Premier League Further defeat in the championship battle. Manchester United ranks above Leicester in second place, but is now seven points behind the leading Manchester City, which also has a game.

Baggies took the lead after just 83 seconds, as forward Mbaye Diagne defeated Victor Lindelof to leave Conor Gallagher's cross. Manchester United found it difficult to advance in a difficult start, until Fernandez used the weaker left foot to pull Luke Shaw's cross into the upper corner.

Visitors in the second half improved, Mason Greenwood launched a low-altitude strike against Sam Johnstone, and Scott McTominay saw his follow-up go well carry out. As time passed, captain Harry Maguire jumped up and headed the ball towards the top corner, but Johnstone tried to kick the ball into the penalty area in order to refuse Manchester United as the injured champion.