Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo, Manchester United player, scored the first goal against his counterpart Tottenham, in the 12th minute of the confrontation that is currently taking place between them at Old Trafford, the stronghold of the Red Devils, in the 29th round of the English Premier League.
The line-up of Man United against Tottenham:
Goalkeeper: De Gea.
Defense line: Dalot – Varane – Telles – Maguire.
Midfield: Matic – Paul Pogba – Fred.
Forwards: Rashford – Cristiano Ronaldo – Jadon Sancho.
Tottenham line-up against Manchester United as follows:
Goalkeeper: Hugo Lloris.
Defense Line: Ben Davies – Dyer – Romero.
Midfield: Reguilon – Bentancourt – Hojbjerg – Doherty.
Forwards: Son Heung – Kulusevsky – Harry Kane.
Manchester United is seeking to rise from its depression and restore the winning tone, after receiving a resounding defeat against Manchester City 4-1 in the last round.
It was also satisfied with a goalless draw with Watford in the previous stage, thus falling to fifth place, one point behind Arsenal, which has three games in hand, and could widen the difference to ten points, and eliminate United’s hopes of obtaining a qualifying seat for the Champions League next season.
While Tottenham enter the match with high spirits after their big victory in the last round against Everton, with five goals without a response, Spurs continue their distinguished performances under Conte’s leadership in the Premier League.
Manchester United is fifth in Premier League table, fifth in the Premier League table, with 47 points, while Tottenham is seventh in the English Premier League table with 45 points and has two matches postponed.