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2017/2018 English Premier League
  • Marcus Rashford (70')
  • Marouane Fellaini (82')

Marcus Rashford, Marouane Fellaini score as Man United beat Leicester

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Man United 2-0 Leicester: United stay perfect (3:12)

Man United made it a perfect three-for-three to start the Premier League season as they cruised past Leicester City. (3:12)

Marcus Rashford and Marouane Fellaini came off the bench to score as Manchester United's perfect start to the season continued with a 2-0 victory against Leicester.

Those goals saved the blushes of Romelu Lukaku, who had seen a penalty saved by Kasper Schmeichel in the 53rd minute.

But Rashford, who had been replaced in the starting XI by Anthony Martial, came on for Juan Mata in the 67th minute and scored three minutes later.

The England international kept his composure to fire home a Henrikh Mkhitaryan corner from close range after losing his marker.

Then Fellaini knocked one in with his knee in the 82nd minute following good work from Jesse Lingard on the left wing.

That victory keeps United top of the Premier League table and they are the only side in the division to win their opening three matches, a feat that can be matched by West Brom should they beat Stoke on Sunday.

English Premier League Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Manchester City 33 +68 87
2 Manchester United 34 +39 74
3 Liverpool 35 +43 71
4 Tottenham Hotspur 34 +35 68
5 Chelsea 34 +25 63
6 Arsenal 33 +17 54
7 Burnley 34 +3 52
8 Leicester City 34 +2 44
9 Everton 34 -15 42
10 Newcastle United 33 -7 41
11 AFC Bournemouth 35 -17 38
12 Watford 35 -18 38
13 Brighton & Hove Albion 34 -15 36
14 West Ham United 33 -18 35
15 Crystal Palace 35 -18 35
16 Huddersfield Town 34 -27 35
17 Swansea City 33 -19 33
18 Southampton 34 -20 29
19 Stoke City 34 -33 28
20 West Bromwich Albion 35 -25 25

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