Edinson cavani scored a new goal for him Manchester United, this time, in the 3-1 win on Tottenham Hotspur on the Premier league.
The Salta player had had a very participatory game, and even saw a goal disallowed in the first half due to a previous foul by Scott McTominay on the play that led to his definition on the net.
However, Tottenham was the first to open the scoring through a good definition from Korean Heung-Min Son just five minutes later.
The Red Devils reached equality on the scoreboard at 57 ‘, in a play that once again had Cavani as the protagonist. After a great collective play with the participation of Paul Pobga, Bruno Fernandes and Fred, the Matador received the ball in the area and defined a cross, although the Spurs goalkeeper, Hugo Lloris, rejected the shot. On the rebound, the Brazilian Fred took advantage and put the 1 to 1.
When it seemed that the game could go with distribution of points, Cavani once again demonstrated his ability to create spaces for himself and precisely define. Caño de Bruno Fernandes, the ball was left to Mason Greenwood who threw a first-rate center and the Uruguayan, who had already lost his marker, did not hesitate a second and defined popcorn for the 2 to 1 of Manchester United.
But as Cavani’s tireless work is not only in the rival area, Before the end of the game, he also had time to avoid a rival goal, in one of the clearest chances Tottenham had to tie the score again. Pogba cleared poorly after a corner kick and the ball went into Dean Henderson’s goal, but Cavani miraculously appeared to clear the ball and avoid the 2-2.
At the end of the game, Mason Greewood made it 3 to 1 for the Red Devils, to seal the result in favor of those led by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
In this way the match was closed with a triumph for those from Manchester. Cavani reached his seventh goal in this edition of the Premier League, and eighth with the Manchester United jersey.