Man Utd Rankings: Scott McTominay Shines, Antony Irritates Teammates Greater than Opponents

BRUNO FERNANDES was the hero for Manchester United as they beat Fulham 1-0.

The midfielder scored a last-minute winner after cooly slotting previous Bernd Leno from the sting of the field.

Bruno Fernandes celebrates his last-minute winnerCredit score: Rex

Scott McTominay was Manchester United's man of the match

Scott McTominay was Manchester United’s man of the matchCredit score: Getty

Andre Onana kept United in the game

Andre Onana stored United within the recreationCredit score: EPA

Antony was hooked on 64 minutes for his dire display

Antony was hooked on 64 minutes for his dire showCredit score: Getty

However United additionally had Andre Onana to thank for the win because the goalkeeper stored his facet in it with some good saves.

The Crimson Devils got here beneath stress for giant spells within the second half with Harry Wilson and Joao Palhinha seeing pictures palmed away by Onana.

On the reverse finish of the pitch United supplied little or no with Antony as soon as once more failing to impress earlier than being substituted simply after the hour mark.

They did have the ball behind the online within the first half by way of Scott McTominay however it was dominated out for offside as Harry Maguire interfered with play within the build-up.

Fernandes then popped up with an unlikely winner to seal United’s first win in three video games.

Right here is how SunSport’s Mark Irwin rated the United show.

Andre Onana – 6

Two essential saves within the house of a minute from Wilson and Palhinha to avoid wasting United’s bacon.

Didn’t have something to do earlier than then however it was a great job for Ten Hag that he was available to bail him out when wanted.


Aaron Wan-Bissaka – 6

Again within the beginning line-up after a two-month absence, he did OK defensively however supplied nothing going ahead.

Will likely be pleased with the clear sheet and a few much-needed minutes.

Harry Maguire – 6

Appeared to be down and out when he took a primary minute blow to the top and appeared to nonetheless be groggy when he was ordered to have remedy by the ref on the hour.

However he stored coming again for extra and cleared extra excessive balls than anybody.

Jonny Evans – 6

The 35-year-old centre-back struggled when Fulham ran at him with tempo, however was ready to make use of his nous to make sure he wasn’t uncovered too usually.

Relished his bodily battle with rookie striker Rodrigo Muniz and organised his defence effectively.

Diogo Dalot – 6

Essential intervention to stop Wilson from reaching Willian’s deep cross.

This was a giant enchancment on his midweek horror present towards Newcastle within the Carabao Cup, thoughts you, it might hardly have been worse.

Scott McTominay – 7

It says all the things about United’s present issues when McTominay is their greatest participant.

Desperately unlucky to have an early aim chalked off by VAR and put in an actual shift in the midst of the park.

Christian Eriksen – 5

Regarded like he was operating by way of treacle at occasions, the Danish playmaker merely doesn’t have the engine to dominate in bodily video games like this.

Astonishing he lasted 78 minutes earlier than being put out of his distress.

Bruno Fernandes – 6

The under-fire United captain having yet one more of these irritating afternoons when he spent extra time complaining than taking part in.

However simply when United have been calling out for a hero, he stepped as much as snatch all three factors with a Ninetieth-minute winner into the underside nook.

Antony – 4

The Brazilian present pony has an uncanny knack of winding up his team-mates each bit as a lot because the opposition.

Provided completely nothing earlier than being subbed off with half an hour to go.

Rasmus Hojlund – 5

The anticipate a primary Premier League aim continues for the £72million striker.

There may be clearly a participant in there, however he was fully starved of service and minimize a pissed off determine up-front with out ever threatening to finish his drought.

Alejandro Garnancho – 6

In for the absent Marcus Rashford, he delivered a superb early cross to tee up McTominay for his disallowed aim.

However he quickly pale as an attacking pressure and most of his greatest work was monitoring again to assist Dalot in a defensive capability.


Facundo Pellistri (for Antony 63 minutes) – 6

Inadvertently teed up Fewrnandes’ winner when the ball ricochetted off him 3 times as Fulham did not clear their traces. 6

Mason Mount (for Eriksen 78 minutes) 5

Onerous to consider he can not get into this beginning line-up.

Anthony Martial (for Hojlund 78 minutes) – 5

Simply the participant for when your staff wants somebody to roll up his sleeves and battle. Not.

Raphael Varane (for Garnacho 93mins) – N/A

Not on lengthy sufficient to make an influence.