Leicester City vs Manchester United, Premier League Score: United beat Leicester 2-0 to finish third
Manchester United won 2-0 at home to Leicester City in the final week of the English League. These results make the Red Devils secure tickets to the Champions League.
Leicester hosted MU at King Power Stadium (7/26/2020). This duel determines who has the right to win tickets to the Champions League.
MU got a penalty in the 68th minute after Anthony Martial was violated by Jonny Evans in the penalty box. Bruno Fernandes, who was the executor, did a good job of bringing the Red Devils to a 1-0 lead.
Goals from Bruno Fernandes and Jesse Lingard meant that Leicester finished fifth, behind United and Chelsea in the Champions League race.
Jesse Lingard fulfilled Manchester United’s victory thanks to his goal in the final minutes of the match. He made use of the mistakes of Kasper Schmeichel.
This victory makes Manchester United secure tickets to the Champions League next season after sitting in third place with 66 points. Meanwhile, Leicester will only appear in the Europa League after ending the Premier League this season in fifth place thanks to 62 points.
Also See Top Scorer of Premier League 2019-20
Leicester City: Kasper Schmeichel; James Justin, Wes Morgan, Jonny Evans; Marc Albrighton (Demarai Gray 73 ‘), Hamza Choudhury (Dennis Praet 73’), Wilfred Ndidi, Youri Tielemans (Harvey Barnes 73 ‘), Luke Thomas (George Hirst 88’); Kelechi Iheanacho (Ayoze Perez 57 ‘), Jamie Vardy.
Manchester United: David de Gea; Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Victor Lindelof, Harry Maguire, Brandon Williams; Paul Pogba, Nemanja Matic; Mason Greenwood (Jesse Lingard 77′), Bruno Fernandes (Scott McTominay 86′), Marcus Rashford (Odion Ighalo 90+6′); Anthony Martial.