Manchester United beat Nottingham Forest in League Cup semi-final first leg

Xinhua News Agency, London, January 25 (Reporter Zhang Wei) In the first round of the English League Cup semi-final on the 25th, Manchester United beat Nottingham Forest 3-0, and new aid Weghorst scored his first goal after joining Manchester United. a ball.

On January 25, Weghorst (left) celebrated a goal with teammate Rashford during the game. Xinhua/Reuters

At Nottingham Forest’s home court that day, Rashford gave Manchester United the lead in just 6 minutes. The fiery England striker dribbled the ball down the left, then swerved into the penalty area with a left-footed shot. Since returning from the World Cup, Rashford has scored 10 goals in 10 games. Before halftime, Anthony’s volley from the front of the penalty area was saved by the opponent’s goalkeeper, but the newly joined Dutchman Weghorst made a supplementary shot to make the score 2:0.

Easy side to fight again, Nottingham Forest is still difficult to do anything. In the 89th minute, Manchester United scored a low shot from Fernandez and made another victory, fixing the score at 3:0.

The second round of the two teams will be held at Old Trafford on February 1. Prior to this, Manchester United will also play in the FA Cup on January 28 against the English Championship team Reading.

Source: Xinhua News Agency