Manchester United 3-0 win over Watford at the Old Trafford on Sunday ensured that the Red Devils closed the gap against Chelsea on the Premier League table.

Manchester United got the lead via a penalty from Bruno Fernades in the 42nd minute after Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster brought down an opponent in the box.

Manchester United had greater ball possession and goal attempts than Watford in the opening 45 minutes.

Anthony Martial’s solo run in the box with a delightful chip ensured that Manchester United went 2-0 up in the 58th minute of the encounter as the Frenchman compounded Watford woes.

Mason Greenwood scored the third goal for Manchester United after he calmly executed a perfect pass in the 75th minute of the clash.

Odion Ighalo was thrown in to replace Martial and the Nigerian star could have scored from the individual effort but he failed to apply the necessary finish touch to register a goal for himself.

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