Man United failed to beat the Foxes on home soil as they now stumble on their sixth role in hazard.
Leicester Metropolis held Manchester United to a 1-1 draw at Frail Trafford on Saturday. The Purple Devils persevered their goalscoring struggles whereas Leicester confirmed rare defensive steadiness.
No winners at Frail Trafford!
Cristiano Ronaldo, who secured World Cup qualification with Portugal at some level of the worldwide spoil, overlooked the game through illness. Ralf Rangnick started Bruno Fernandes in front of a three-man unit of Anthony Elang, Paul Pogba and Jadon Sancho upfront.
Following a goalless first half of, both side confirmed extra enthusiasm to push for the opener in the 2nd length. Leicester dominated the possession and at closing broke the impasse through Kelechi Iheanacho in the 63rd minute.
Nonetheless, the Foxes’ celebration did no longer closing prolonged as United chanced on an equalizer handiest three minutes later. A half of-clearance by Kasper Schmeichel supplied the chance for Fred to create it 1-1 with a proper shot.
Leicester belief they had secured a winner when James Maddison scored their 2nd aim of the night time. Nonetheless, the referee ruled out the aim after reviewing the aim with VAR.
What’s next for Man United?
The draw keeps United in fifth space, but they are really handiest three aspects above eighth-positioned West Ham. The Purple Devils will face Everton in their next game, hoping to please in Ronaldo aid by then.
With their mission of finishing amongst the cease four turning into increasingly extra consuming, the uncertainty over Ronaldo’s future will further intensify in the arrival weeks.
Manchester United: De Gea (6), Dalot (7), Varane (6), Maguire (5), Shaw (6), Fred (8), McTominay (7), Elanga (6), Pogba (6), Sancho (5), Fernandes (7).
Bench: Rashford (5), Matic (6), Telles (6).
Leicester Metropolis: Schmeichel (7), Justin (5), Evans (7), Fofana (6), Castagne (7), Tielemans (6), Mendy (7), Maddison (8), Dewsbury-Corridor (7), Barnes (6), Iheanacho (7).
Bench: Choudhury (6), Daka (6), Amartey (7).