EPL: Wolves hold Manchester United at Old Trafford

By Haruna Mubarak
EPL: Wolves hold Manchester United at Old Trafford
EPL: Wolves hold Manchester United at Old Trafford

Manchester United have been held to a 1-1 scoreline by Wolves at Old Trafford in the English Premier League.

The signing of the summer Fred opened the scoring the 18th minute for the Red Devils with a thunderous low striker after being set up delightfully by Paul Pogba.

Jose's men dictated the tempo of the game and nearly doubled their lead on the stroke of half-time through Fred whose brilliant free kick was parried away by Rui Patricio as the first half ended 1-0.

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Manchester United continued their dominance in the early stages of the second half but failed to cushion their lead.

Wolves got their chance and punished the Red Devils by Joao Moutinho who unleashed a curled effort into the left corner to level the scoreline in the 58th minute.

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The host upped their game after conceding to restore parity but the resolute defence of Wolves proved too strong for the Red Devils.

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