Pogba nets brace as Man United defeated Huddersfield by 3-1 on Boxing Day

Pogba nets brace as Man United defeated Huddersfield by 3-1 on Boxing Day

- Manchester United defeated Huddersfield Town at Old Trafford by 3-1

- The Red Devils scored through Nemanja Matic and a brace from Paul Pogba

- Huddersfield scored their only goal in the 88th minute by Jorgensen

Manchester United recorded their second win under caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solksjaer with a 3-1 victory over Huddersfield Town on Boxing Day.

United went into the lead in the 28th minute after Victor Lindelof's header was tapped-in from close range by Nemanja Matic to make it 1-0.

The Reds Devils went into the break with the lead as Solksjaer and his men were given a rousing reception from Old Trafford faithfuls.

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One-time United outcast Paul Pogba made it 2-0 as he slotted in a low drive into the back to double the advantage for the Red Devils in the 64th minute.

The France international added something better in the 78th minute with a beautiful effort from outside of the box to make it 3-0.

Two minutes from time Mathias Jorgensen added a consolation to make it 3-1 as United coasted to their second victory under Solksjaer.

Man United close in on Arsenal who fifth position with just five points as they will be hosting Tottenham at Old Trafford in their next game at Old Trafford.

Source: Yen

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