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Video: Anthony Martial extends Manchester United’s lead vs Chelsea after counter-attack

Anthony Martial doubled Manchester United’s lead against Chelsea with a close-range strike after United devastated the Blues with a blistering counter-attack.

Tammy Abraham was dispossessed on the edge of the box and the Chelsea star was calling for a foul when Marcus Rashford charged down the pitch to start a counter-attack for the Red Devils.

The England international laid the ball off to Jesse Lingard who found Andreas Pereira in the wide area. Pereira fired a lovely low cross into the box which Martial turned in.

The Frenchman has scored in his first appearance since being given back the No.9 shirt.

Check out Martial’s strike below:

Chelsea have really struggled to deal with the lightning fast counter-attack that United have and they’ve been punished.

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