Manchester United have defeated Nottingham Forest to tighten their grip on the top four in the Premier League table, Breaking Sport News reports.
First Half Report
Manchester United dominated play as the first half kicked off trying to get pass Nottingham Forest.
The Red Devils were hit with a menacing injury blow in the buildup to the game.
Marcel Sabitzer, who was set to start for the Red Devils, picked up an injury during the warmup, making him to be replaced by Christian Eriksen.
Manchester United slough off the shock injury scare to mount pressure on Nottingham Forest in front of their home fans.
They wielded 79% of the ball possession and made 7 attempts with 4 on target.
Antony poked in Manchester United’s opener in the 32nd minute to give the Red Devils the lead before heading into the first half break
The Red Devils went into the first half break as the better side as Nottingham Forest failed to record a single shot on target.
Second Half Report
Nothing changed in the second half of the game as United continue to dominate proceedings despite having a one-goal lead.
Nottingham Forest were overwhelmed and offered no real threat to Man United defense.
The away side continued to dominate play going forward as they tried to double the lead.
In the 75th minute, Dalot made it 2-0 for the Red Devils to seal the win at City Ground.
The match ended with United grabbing a deserved 2-0 win to tighten their grip on top four in the Premier League.