Matic Volley fires United past Crystal Palace

Nemanja Matic stunning effort fired Manchester United to victory against Crystal Palace.

Manchester United came from two goals down to defeat Crystal Palace 2-3 at Selhurst park on Monday night.

Crystal Palace took the lead in the 11th minute of the game after Andres Townsend stunning effort took a deflection off Victor Lindelof with United sloppy in possession in the first half.

Van Aanholt got the second for the home side after a quick free kick that allowed him fire a shot past David De Gea at far post, but a resurgent Manchester United side got back into the game with goals from Chris Smalling and Lukaku putting them back on level while De Gea made a great save to deny Benteke from getting the 3rd goal for palace.

Crystal Palace hope for a draw was dashed when Nemanja Matic scored a stunning volley to give Manchester United the win with two minutes left on the clock play.

United are now back to second position on the log with just 2 points above 3rd place Liverpool who they will be facing in there next Premier League game.

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CLUB
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
PTS
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14
7
4
36
15
21
49
2
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13
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6
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7
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20
5
37
5
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3
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30
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6
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6
23
22
1
35
7
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8
10
6
27
18
9
34
8
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26
8
10
8
26
26
0
34
9
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9
7
9
27
29
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10
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9
7
8
18
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37
11
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9
25
23
2
33
12
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28
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22
13
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21
21
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8
7
10
19
19
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31
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8
7
10
23
24
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16
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8
6
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23
28
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30
17
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27
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18
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