Fulham lost with three red cards One loss, three red cards on top of that. In total, Fulham had to leave the field with a chest problem. Manchester United ended the game in a cheerful mood with a 3-1 victory.
Manchester United and Fulham will meet in the quarter finals of the FA Cup on Sunday (19 March) at 10:30 pm. Manchester United won the match 3-1. Bruno Fernandes scored twice and Marcel Sabitzer scored one goal for the team. And Aleksandar Mitrovic scored the only goal for Fulham.
There was no goal in the first half of the match. Fulham went ahead with Mitrovic’s goal in the 50th minute. The team was progressing well with the lead till 70 minutes. But at that time there was a problem.
Fulham’s lineup collapses in Man U’s counter attack. Bernd Leno moved away from the goal. Man United forward Jadon Sancho took a shot at that opportunity. However, Fulham’s attacking player Willian stood in front of the goal. As Sancho blocks the shot, the ball hits his hands.
Chris Cavanagh resorted to Video Assistant Referee (VAR). Cavanagh was then shown a red card by manager Marco Silva for speaking from the side of the dugout. VAR saw a penalty and showed Brazil star Willian a red card.
But the excitement didn’t stop there. Fulham striker Aleksandar Mitrovic went and argued with the referee. He also had to see a red card. Fulham were knocked out of the match immediately after being reduced to nine men.
Bruno Fernandes equalized 1-1 from the penalty spot. Shortly after, Man United took a 2-1 lead. Marcel Savitzer scored from Luke Shaw’s pass. And in the last minute of the game, Fernandes scored again. Manchester United left the field with a 3-1 victory.