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Man United goal against Leicester City is the first time that this has happened in the Premier League since 2006

We’re used to seeing teenagers playing senior football on a regular basis just now, but it doesn’t happen quite so much at the highest level where the step up in quality is greater and every game is vital.

It’s also unlikely that you can rely on the younger players to come up with a decisive contribution themselves, but it needed to happen for Man United tonight as they played a youthful team against Leicester City.

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They went 1-0 down early on so it was left to Amad Diallo and Mason Greenwood to combine for the leveller, and it’s produced this incredible stat:

When you consider how long that stat has stood for then it shows just how rare this is, but it shows that both should be set for a huge future in the game.

Unfortunately Adam Johnson and David Wheater didn’t quite live up to their early potential for very different reasons, but these two look destined for greater things.

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4 Comments

  1. Richard tufamo says:

    We the man united fans we are not happy with this game

  2. Caleb migore says:

    Man u,has tried all da. Effort to detail leicester, congrattss!! Job well done…shetani cheuzi….

    1. Junior Dakane says:

      Yah that’s true,man United has tried all their best to level man city but Arsenal, Chelsea,and our rivals Liverpool has has tied us in leveling and much more draw game’s has let us drop much point,but it has happened,we are now preparing European cup Fina a against venareal,

  3. KadirMuhaideen says:

    Disappointed with result but happy for the involvement of the youngsters. Hopefully should bounce back in the Liverpool game and should win.

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