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Jesse Lingard earns point for Manchester United against Arsenal

By Haruna Mubarak
Jesses Lingard earns point for Manchester United
Jesses Lingard earns point for Manchester United

Manchester United fought back to secure a point against flying- Arsenal on Wednesday evening in the English Premier League.

The Red Devil started on a front foot hoping to claim all three points against Emery's Arsenal but they were pegged back with Shkodran Mustafi 's goal in a bizarre fashion, the goal was confirmed by the assistance of the Goal Line Technology.

United were swiftly levelled through Anthony Martial after Arsenal keeper Bernd Leno could only half-clear a free-kick to set up an exciting second half.

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Substitute Alexandre Lacazette scrambled Arsenal back in front after 68 minutes but United restored parity, just seconds after conceding, as Jesse Lingard pounced on Sead Kolasinac's attempted backpass.

The results sees Manchester United move to eighth and Arsenal, who are unbeaten in 20 games, drop to fifth.

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