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Swansea 0-4 Man Utd player ratings: Four 8/10s as Red Devils stroll to rout

Man Utd secured a 4-0 win over Swansea City on Saturday, with goals from Eric Bailly, Romelu Lukaku, Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial sealing the victory.

There was a cagey opening to the game as despite dominating possession, United found life tough trying to break down a well organised Swansea side.

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Eventually, they found that breakthrough as Bailly tapped home the opener just before half-time, while a late onslaught saw Man Utd score three goals in quick succession to put the Swans away.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan grabbed the Sky Sports MOTM award, and rightly so after a classy performance saw him register two more assists to help Lukaku and Pogba get on the scoresheet.

The latter was influential in midfield, albeit he did escape a loud red-card shout in the first half, while Martial was brilliant off the bench again as he completed the rout with a well-taken goal.

Bailly was solid at the back and added a goal to his afternoon’s work to get an 8/10 from us, while in contrast, it was a real struggle for Swansea as Paul Clement and his men will have to regroup and go again with the help of some new additions before the transfer window closes.

Swansea City: Fabianski 5, Mawson 5, Olsson 6, Naughton 6, Bartley 7, Fernandez 5, Carroll 5, Fer 6, Mesa 6, Ayew 6, Abraham 5.

Substitutes: Routledge 5, McBurnie 5, Narsingh 5.

Man Utd: De Gea 6, Valencia 6, Bailly 8, Jones 7, Blind 6, Matic 6, Mkhitaryan 8, Pogba 8, Mata 7, Rashford 6, Lukaku 7.

Substitutes: Martial 8, Fellaini 6, Herrera N/A.

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