Manchester United fell to a goalless draw against its guest, Watford, in the match that brought them together on Saturday evening, at Old Trafford, in the twenty-seventh round of the “Premier League” for the current season 2021-2022.
Before the start of the match, the players of the two teams raised a banner “No to war”, in a message to stop the Russian military attacks against Ukraine.
The right post of Watford denied Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo from scoring the first goal, after he blocked his shot in the fifth minute.
The video technology “VAR” canceled a goal scored by Ronaldo in the 16th minute for offside.
The result remained the same in the second half, amid intense attempts by United to reach the guest team’s net, which managed to come out with a tie point.
Manchester United raised its score to 47 points in fourth place in the English Premier League standings, while Watford’s balance rose to 19 points in 19th and penultimate place, and Manchester City tops with 63 points.
In the same round, Aston Villa defeated its host Brighton by a clean two, and Crystal Palace drew 1-1 with Burnley.