05 Dec 2021: Manchester United started their campaign under their new manager Ralf Rangnick with a narrow victory over Crystal Palace. Fred scored the only goal for the Red Devils in the 77th minute. Cristiano Ronaldo, though didn’t score or assist, made some good runs to keep the opponent under pressure. Manchester United thus move up to the 7th spot with 24 points from 15 matches.
In another match, Tottenham Hotspur defeated Norwich City in a comprehensive way. Lucas (10′), D. Sanchez (67′) and Son (77′) netted for the Spurs.
= Manchester United – 1 : Crystal Palace – 0
= Tottenham Hotspurs – 3 : Norwich City – 0
= Leeds United – 2 : Brentford – 2
= Aston Villa – 2 : Leicester City – 1