8/16/2014 PA Sport

Manchester United 1-2 Swansea

Manchester United began their season with a whimper as Gylfi Sigurdsson gate-crashed Louis van Gaal's Premier League bow at Old Trafford.

  • KO
    • First Half begins.
  • 24
    • On: Adnan Januzaj | Off: Jesse Lingard
  • 26
    • Nathan Dyer Yellow Card
  • 28
    • Ki Sung-Yeung Goal
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 45
    • On: Nani | Off: Javier Hern├índez
  • 48
    • Neil Taylor Yellow Card
  • 53
    • Wayne Rooney Goal
  • 53
    • On: Dwight Tiendalli | Off: Neil Taylor
  • 54
    • Jonjo Shelvey Yellow Card
  • 67
    • On: Jefferson Montero | Off: Nathan Dyer
  • 67
    • On: Marouane Fellaini | Off: Ander Herrera
  • 72
    • Gylfi Sigurdsson Goal
  • 77
    • On: Bafetimbi Gomis | Off: Wilfried Bony
  • 82
    • Ki Sung-Yeung Yellow Card
  • 83
    • Tyler Blackett Yellow Card
  • 86
    • Ashley Young Yellow Card
  • FT
    • Second Half ends, Manchester United 1, Swansea City 2.
Manchester United Logo Manchester United MAN Swansea City SWA Swansea City Logo
Manchester United
No. Name
1 David de Gea
Saves 2
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
12 Chris Smalling
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
42 Tyler Blackett  83'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
4 Phil Jones
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 4 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
21 Ander Herrera
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
67' 31  Marouane Fellaini
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
24 Darren Fletcher
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
8 Juan Mata
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
18 Ashley Young  86'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
35 Jesse Lingard
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
24' 11  Adnan Januzaj
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 4 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
10 Wayne Rooney  53'
Goals 1
  • Shots 6
  • 3 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
14 Javier Hernández
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
45' 17  Nani
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
38 Michael Keane
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
26 Shinji Kagawa
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
40 Ben Amos
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
41 Reece James
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Old Trafford
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 75,339

Match Commentary

90'+6' Second Half ends, Manchester United 1, Swansea City 2.
90'+6' Attempt missed. Chris Smalling (Manchester United) header from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Ashley Young with a cross.
90'+5' Attempt blocked. Adnan Januzaj (Manchester United) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Marouane Fellaini with a headed pass.

Match Stats

MAN
SWA

Possession

60% 40%

Shots (on Goal)

14 (5)
5 (4)
MAN SWA
14 Fouls 20
2 Yellow Cards 4
0 Red Cards 0
1 Offsides 1
4 Corner Kicks 0
4 Saves 2

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English Premier League Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Manchester City 18 +44 52
2 Manchester United 17 +26 38
3 Chelsea 18 +18 38
4 Arsenal 18 +11 33
5 Burnley 18 +4 32
6 Liverpool 17 +14 31
7 Tottenham Hotspur 18 +13 31
8 Leicester City 18 +1 26
9 Watford 18 -6 22
10 Everton 17 -8 22
11 Huddersfield Town 18 -14 21
12 Southampton 18 -7 18
13 Brighton & Hove Albion 18 -9 18
14 Crystal Palace 18 -13 17
15 West Ham United 18 -15 17
16 AFC Bournemouth 17 -5 16
17 Stoke City 18 -20 16
18 Newcastle United 18 -11 15
19 West Bromwich Albion 17 -10 14
20 Swansea City 17 -13 12

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