A very important and good win for Manchester United in the Champions League debut. The Red Devil’s win came after Paul Pogbascored a brace, and Anthony Martial scored a goal assisted by his French midfielder, Paul Pogba.
Manchester United weren’t so dangerous in the attack, especially in the first half, where Young Boys dominated the stats in the attack after having 8 shots and 3 on target in the first 30 minutes, while Manchester United had three shots and none of them is on target.
Here are our player ratings and the man of the match for today’s match
De Gea: As usual, did everything he can. 7/10
Smalling: Had a good match. 7/10
Lindelof: Had a good match, didn’t di anything wrong. 7/10
Dalot: An amazing debut, he will be competing with Valencia for the start in the Premier League. 7/10
Shaw: A perfect match, everything a manager wants in a defender is available in Luke Shaw. 8/10
Matic: A calm match. Mourinho had to rest him so he doesn’t get injured. 7/10
Fred: A very good match, was running and everywhere on the pitch. His position helped in the first goal. 7/10
Pogba: Two goals and one assist, one of his best matches. The best player on the pitch today. 9/10
Martial: Didn’t have his best match, especially in the first half, but int he second half he was defending and attacking and scored a goal. 7/10
Rashford: He lost his confidence recently, has to work hard to get back to his top form. 6/10
Lukaku: Not his day, didn’t do much. 6/10
Pereira: Replaced Pogba in the midfield, not much to do. 5/10
Mata: Tried to attack and was okay, not much time to do. 5/10
Fellaini: Came to rest Fred and secure the score. 5/10
Man of the match: Paul Pogba deserves it after scoring two goals one from a shot from outside the area and the second one from a penalty. On the other hand, he assisted Martial’s goal.
Jose Mourinho (Manager): Not a good first half and performance in general, but a good win and deserved three points. He has to sub Lukaku sometimes to rest him, especially when the match is already 3-0. 7/10