Manchester United 1-1 Bournemouth: Zlatan failed to covert a penalty

Zlatan Ibrahimovic Photo: Twitter Premier League
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Manchester United had to satisfy with a draw against Manchester United 1-1 Bournemouth on Saturday at Old Trafford.Final score Manchester United 1-1 Bournemouth.

The Premier League fixture between Manchester United and Bournemouth ended in a 1-1 draw. The goals were scored by Rojo (23′ minutes) for United and King (40′ minutes pen) for Bournemouth.


Paul Pogba got the first clear chance of the day but his shot was saved by Luke Shaw to save Bournemouth from an early disaster.

Man United was creating headaches for Bournemouth defenders with their strong attacking force. Rooney and Ibrahimovic got multiple chances to score but they were not able to break the Bournemouth defence. Manchester United was dominating the game with their passing game, there created many clear chances and made five shot on target within first twenty minutes of the game.


Marcos Rojo opened the scorecard at the twenty-third minute of the game, he deflected Antonio Valencia’s shot into the net to take United to a one goal advantage. After the first goal, there were few chances throughout next ten minutes of the game. Bournemouth was awarded a penalty in the thirty-eighth minute and Joshua King stepped forward to take the penalty and he scored the equaliser for Bournemouth.


Bournemouth was down to 10 men after a second yellow to Andrew Surman in the fourth-third minute, the first half ended in a draw with the score line Manchester United 1-1 Bournemouth.

Wayne Rooney got the first chance in the second half at the fifty-second minute, but his shot was heavy and the ball flew over the crossbar.

United was awarded a penalty in the seventy-first minute, Zlatan stepped up to take the shop kick but his shot was saved by Artur Boruc.

There few little chance during the last ten minutes of the game and game ended in a one-one draw.After this draw United are in the sixth place with 49 points, while Bournemouth is in the 14th place with twenty-nine points.

Manchester United vs Bournemouth
Manchester United vs Bournemouth