Man Utd 3-0 Sheffield United: Martial Hat-trick First Since Ferguson Era In 2013 In Premier League
Manchester United have in wait of a hat-trick in premier league for seven years since their last Premier League hat-trick. Robin van Persie was the last man to net three times in a league game for the Red Devils on April 22, 2013. It was in final stages of Sir Alex Ferguson’s reign at Old Trafford when they beat Aston Villa 3-0 at home.
They have also spent an incredible £250.5million on attacking players under different managers with the likes of Louis Van gaal, Mouriho, moyes. All after Ferguson but none have gone on to score three times in one game.
Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez, who both left United for Inter Milan over the summer, have combined for five hat-tricks for other Premier League clubs between them since the Red Devils’ last. Lukaku even netted a hat-trick against United in Ferguson’s final match as a manager when they drew 5-5 with West Brom.
View pictures in App save up to 80% data. View pictures in App save up to 80% data. But today the story change as Martial brilliance performance made him to score his first hat-trick for Man United and also the first in premier league since Sir Alex Ferguson left Man United in 2013.
Martial who combine brilliantly with Rashford couldn't wast time as they grab an early goal for Man United in seven minute with Martial scoring and Rashford given the assist, also before the first half finish, he converted wan bisaka brilliant cross in to the net to give man united a 2-0 lead at first half. In the second half period, he waited for 74th minute when he combine again brilliantly with Rashford to complete his hat-trick.
All this credit we be given to the combination of Pogba and Bruno who were the engineer behind the scenes that made all this possible. In martial second goal, it was Pogba that gave a beautiful pass to wan bisaka who gave a brilliant cross to martial who scored his second goal of the night. It was Bruno that gave a beautiful pass also to Rashford who assisted him to complete his hat-trick.