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Bruno Fernandes
Goal
5 - 2
54'
M. Greenwood
N. Matić
4 - 2
49'
J. King
Penalty Goal
3 - 2
45' + 2'
A. Martial
Bruno Fernandes
3 - 1
35'
M. Rashford
Penalty Goal
2 - 1

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Total Passes 648 283
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Commentary

That’s all for now. Until next time, goodbye.
United are up into the top four, and will stay there if Chelsea don’t beat Watford later. Bournemouth, meanwhile, are entrenched in the relegation zone, with time running out to escape it.
An ultimately comfortable victory for United, who caused their own problems to a certain extent. Greenwood was the star with two sublime goals, with Martial – who scored a stunner – Rashford and Fernandes all chipping in too.
90' + 5' FULL TIME: MANCHESTER UNITED 5-2 BOURNEMOUTH.
90' + 4' That’s a great stop from Ramsdale, who gets high up to parry away Fred’s dipping effort. Bournemouth’s goalkeeper has made some fine saves today, though will also be disappointed for his efforts with some of United’s goals.
90' + 2' Another save from Ramsdale, who lunges to his left to keep out Fernandes’ low strike.
90' + 1' CLOSE! Pogba tries to get in on the act, curling a free-kick towards the top-right corner, but Ramsdale gets a hand to it.
90' Rico whips in a free-kick from the right wing, but he sends it straight down De Gea's throat.
88' Wan-Bissaka delivers a dangerous cross, but no United attacker had gambled on it and Ake is able to clear.
85' CHANCE! Wonderful vision from Fernandes, who drops into a pocket of space and slides a fantastic throughball in behind for Ighalo, but the ex-Watford forward sends his finish wide.
84' Fernandes and Mata link up well as the latter gets to the byline. He attempts to cut it back for Ighalo, but Kelly cuts it out.
82' Almost! Great work from Kelly, who just manages to make a challenge on James, who looked set to burst through on goal.
Mata
A. Martial
80' Meanwhile, Mata has replaced Martial.
O. Ighalo
M. Rashford
80' A double change for United, as their front two are replaced. Rashford has gone off for Ighalo.
79' CLOSE! Rashford fizzes a brilliant cross into the six-yard box, but neither Rashford or James can get on the end of it.
J. Stacey
A. Smith
77' A final change for Bournemouth sees Smith go off, with Stacey coming on.
D. James
M. Greenwood
75' There will be no hat-trick for Greenwood. He has made way for James. What a performance the youngster has put in today.
73' CHANCE! Great play on the edge of Bournemouth’s area from United results in Shaw teeing up Martial. His first-time shot was on target, but Ake made an excellent block.
72' Another poor clearance from De Gea gives Bournemouth the chance to attack, but Wilson’s cross is easily cleared.
71' There has been a two-minute drinks break, and now play is getting back underway.
69' United have scored five goals at Old Trafford in the Premier League for the first time since December 2011 vs Wigan Athletic. They last scored more at home in an 8-2 victory over Arsenal four months prior.
Fred
N. Matić
67' United have also made a switch, with Matic going off and Fred coming on.
P. Billing
D. Solanke
66' Billing has replaced Solanke.
D. Gosling
J. Stanislas
66' Three changes now for Bournemouth. Stanislas, who opened the scoring, has been replaced by Gosling.
66' The VAR check has confirmed what the linesman thought – Rashford was just offside.
H. Wilson
L. Cook
66' Cook, meanwhile, has made way for Wilson.
65' NO GOAL! Rashford slides in to tuck home from a cross from the right, but he is given offside. There will, though, be a check with VAR.
63' It’s more frustration for Bournemouth, however, and Howe in particular. The Cherries seemed to have dragged themselevs back into the game, but their defensive issues have again haunted them.
61' No offside is given, and Fernandes’ goal stands. It was an exquisite free-kick. United have been poor at the back today, but their attackers have been on top form.
Bruno Fernandes
Goal
59' GOOOOOAAAALLLLL!!! What a strike from Fernandes. Well, it’s surely game over now, as United’s star man curls a strike into the left-hand corner. However, there’s going to be a check for offside on Matic, who appeared to be in the eyeliner of Ramsdale.
58' Fernandes, with five goals and five assist, has reached 10 goal involvements in his ninth Premier League appearance for Man Utd, the joint-quickest of any player for the club alongside Eric Cantona and Robin van Persie.
56' The goal stands. It's 4-2 to United. What a game we're enjoying!
N. Matić
Assist
54' Matic gets the assist but that goal was entirely down to the quality of Greenwood. What a special talent he is.
M. Greenwood
Goal
54' STUNNING! What an incredible goal from Greenwood! United have been under pressure but they manage to keep a move alive after a bit of pinball in the area. The ball falls to Greenwood and, after skipping away from Ramsdale, the youngster slams a fantastic right-footed finish into the top-right corner. However, there is going to be a VAR check for offside.
53' Bournemouth have come out like a different side since the restart, with Danjuma heavily involved. United have been shambolic at the back, and Solskjaer will be furious.
51' NO GOAL! Bournemouth think they’re level after Danjuma races through and sends a low finish across De Gea. However, the winger had just strayed offside.
J. King
Penalty Goal
49' GOAL! King hammers it home from 12 yards and it's United 3-2 Bournemouth.
49' The penalty stands! Bournemouth could just have a way back into the contest. King will take it...
47' PENALTY TO BOURNEMOUTH! More terrible play from United. A bad pass puts Matic in trouble, and United's midfielder has to hammer it back to his defence. His pass is a poor one, with Bailly attempting to jump up and control it on his chest. It strikes the top of his arm, just on the edge of the area, and Mike Dean points to the spot. There will of course be a VAR check.
46' OFF THE POST! A dreadful pass from Maguire puts United in trouble, with Cook's strike saved by De Gea. Danjuma latches onto the rebound, but his shot comes off the post.
46' KICK-OFF! United get the second half started.
E. Bailly
V. Lindelöf
46' For United, Lindelof has been replaced by Bailly.
A. Groeneveld
D. Brooks
46' A change for Bournemouth at half-time. Brooks has made way for Danjuma.
Despite some shaky defending, things are looking good for United, who are heading into the top four as it stands. Bournemouth, meanwhile, look like a team in free fall. Howe has plenty to do if they are to turn this around.
United lead 3-1 at the break, despite going behind to Stanislas’ 16th-minute strike. Greenwood levelled the score with a powerful effort before the half-hour, with Rashford then putting the hosts ahead from the spot before Martial curled in an excellent third.
45' + 3' HALF-TIME: MANCHESTER UNITED 3-1 BOURNEMOUTH.
Bruno Fernandes
Assist
45' + 2' It’s another assist for United’s creator in chief Fernandes, though the credit has to go to Martial for what was a brilliant finish.
A. Martial
Goal
45' + 2' WHAT A GOAL! That is a sublime, sensational strike from Martial, who puts United 3-1 up in some style. Fernandes fed it out wide, with Shaw making a good overlapping run to give Martial the space to cut inside and, from there, the France international plants a wonderful finish into the top-right corner.
45' + 1' OFFSIDE! Fernandes picks out Shaw with an exquisite pass, with the full-back hitting the base of the upright. However, the linesman’s flag was up.
44' United have managed a sustained spell of possession, and seem to be winding down the clock as half-time approaches.
42' Good work from King, who isolates Lindelof and does well to win a corner. Stanislas delivers it, but Rashford gets his head on it.
40' Bournemouth have responded well to going behind and have been on the front foot since conceding the penalty. However, United look dangerous every time they get forward.
37' United get lucky! De Gea and Maguire again combine to put the hosts in trouble, with the duo attempting to play it out from the back. Maguire’s pass is then blocked into the path of Solanke, who finishes, but he is flagged offside.
36' That’s Rashford’s 15th league goal of the season, and his first since the resumption of the campaign.
M. Rashford
Penalty Goal
35' GOOOOAAAALLL!!! RASHFORD MAKES IT 2-1! United lead now, with their number 10 having calmly sent a low finish into the bottom-right corner. Ramsdale guessed the right way, but couldn’t get down to it.
33' PENALTY TO UNITED! It’s a handball from Smith, who clearly handled from Martial’s header. VAR will check the decision, but it seems set to stand.
J. Lerma
Yellow Card
31' A first booking of the game goes the way of Lerma. He slid in to try and win a loose ball, only to completely miss it and instead make contact with Martial.
30' Bournemouth have now failed to keep a clean sheet in 16 successive Premier League matches.
Bruno Fernandes
Assist
29' Rashford raced clear down the right and found Fernandes, who had the awareness and quality to prod a precise pass into Greenwood, who got the ball out of his feet before slamming home. 
M. Greenwood
Goal
29' GOOOAAALLLL!!! UNITED ARE LEVEL! That is a real moment of quality from the hosts, with Greenwood having unleashed a brilliant strike that Ramsdale could only parry up into the net. Rashford got down the right, turning it back to Fernandes who, in turn, found the youngster.
26' Wan-Bissaka races forward down the right to latch onto a pass from Pogba. He drills in a low cross, but Kelly does well to clear the danger.
24' Stanislas’ opener for Bournemouth was the first time United have conceded in 500 minutes of play in all competitions at Old Trafford since Jay Rodriguez scored against them for Burnley in January.
22' Greenwood almost latches onto a lofted pass into the area, but Ramsdale again reacts sharply to the danger, forcing the United attacker to put it out for a goal-kick.
20' Lindelof meets the resulting corner, but sends his header wide.
19' SAVE! Pogba wins a free-kick 25 yards out, which Rashford takes. The forward’s effort is a good one, heading for the left-hand corner, but Ramsdale dives over to parry it wide.
18' Bournemouth are looking to complete their first Premier League double over Manchester United following their 1-0 win at home back in November.
15' Lindelof drives forward from defence, attempting to play a one-two with Greenwood. His pass is blocked, yet the rebound very nearly falls kindly for the Sweden International, who had carried on his run, but Ramsdale is out to intervene.
J. King
Assist
15' Former United player King gets the assist, having nudged the ball into Stanislas’ pass, but United’s defence and goalkeeper have to take the blame for that. Maguire was beaten far too easily, as was De Gea.
J. Stanislas
Goal
15' GOOOOOOAAAAALLLLL!!! BOURNEMOUTH TAKE THE LEAD! Well, totally against the run of play, the visitors are 1-0 up. United have had all of the ball, but one cross into the area causes issues for their defence. Stanislas picks up the scraps and, after easily getting past Maguire, he slots in beyond De Gea at the near post.
13' Smith blocks a cross from Fernandes before it reaches Rashford, but United’s playmaker reacts quickly to regain possession and keep up the pressure, with Bournemouth camped on the edge of their own box. Wan-Bissaka eventually attempts to lift a ball over the visitors’ line, but gets too much on it.
11' CHANCE! It should really be 1-0! Fernandes gets through on goal, having raced onto a perfectly weighted pass from Rashford. However, with Ramsdale having rushed out to close the angle, the Portugal International lifts his finish over the bar. Given the form he is in, it’s a real surprise not to see him hit the target.
9' United will expect to have plenty of the ball today, but they will also have to be patient at times. However, with Fernandes running the show and Pogba joining the play from deep, the hosts have plenty of quality on offer.
7' Rashford and Martial combine down the left, with Fernandes then latching onto the loose ball in the box. The former Sporting CP playermaker lifts in a cross, but Greenwood is on the far side of the area and Ramsdale is able to collect it with ease.
5' A sloppy touch from Pogba on the edge of Bournemouth’s area breaks down what had been a promising United move. The visitors attempt to counter, but King is quickly isolated by United’s defence.
3' United have won seven of their eight home games against Bournemouth in all competitions, drawing the other, in March 2017.
1' KICK-OFF! Bournemouth, in their brand new light blue away strip, get proceedings underway.
The teams are out at Old Trafford, with kick-off coming up in a moment.
Bournemouth were hammered 4-1 by Newcastle United last time out, and Eddie Howe unsurprisingly makes several changes. Three new faces come in in total, with Groeneveld, Steve Cook, Billing replaced by Stanislas, Rico and Lewis Cook.
BOURNEMOUTH SUBSTITUTES: Artur Boruc, Dan Gosling, Andrew Surman, Arnaut Danjuma Groeneveld, Jack Stacey, Harry Wilson, Philip Billing, Mark Travers, Sam Surridge.
BOURNEMOUTH (4-4-2): Aaron Ramsdale; Adam Smith, Nathan Ake, Lloyd Kelly, Diego Rico; David Brooks, Lewis Cook, Jefferson Lerma, Junior Stanislas; Joshua King, Dominic Solanke.
No changes from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who sticks with the side that thrashed Brighton 3-0 in midweek. Greenwood and Fernandes scored the goals in that victory, and they – along with Rashford – form a fearsome attacking trio behind lone striker Martial.
MANCHESTER UNITED SUBSTITUTES: Eric Bailly, Juan Mata, Andreas Pereira, Fred, Daniel James, Sergio Romero, Odion Ighalo, Scott McTominay, Brandon Williams.
MANCHESTER UNITED (4-2-3-1): David de Gea; Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Victor Lindelof, Harry Maguire, Luke Shaw; Paul Pogba, Nemanja Matic; Mason Greenwood, Bruno Fernandes, Marcus Rashford; Anthony Martial.
With Chelsea not playing until later, United would move into the top four with a win, while three points would also take them onto level pegging with third-placed Leicester City, if the Foxes lose to Crystal Palace. Bournemouth are a point adrift of safety as it stands.
Two teams currently operating at different ends of the spectrum go head-to-head at Old Trafford today, with United – buoyed by the excellent form of Bruno Fernandes – pushing for a Champions League place. Bournemouth, meanwhile, sit 19th, having lost all of their matches since the resumption of the season.
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