In the match at Old Trafford on Saturday (07/04/2020) night WIB, Manchester United had led 3-1 in the first round, Had a Junior Stanislas goal behind, MU replied through Mason Greenwood, Marcus Rashford, and Anthony Martial.
Entering in the second half, Bournemouth had cut the score to 2-3 through Joshua King’s penalty before adding through Greenwood and Bruno Fernandes. Manchester United versus Bournemouth ended 5-2 for the hosts victory.
MU appeared perfect in this match with 70 percent ball possession and made 19 attempts, 10 of them on goal. They are even able to make five goals at home for the first time since 2011.
These results have made Solskjaer as the manager grinning at the performance of his foster children, even without the support of supporters at home. Now he can only hope that the Red Devils squad can maintain consistency until the end of the season to win the top four tickets.
“Right, really happy with today’s performance – the energy in this team and the goals we scored. This attacking football is what we want to show in front of the Stretford End, I have no fans here. I think if there were fans, we could have score more goals, “Solskjaer said at BBC Sport.
“We are not stressed but, we do not change the style of play and remain patient,” he continued.
An additional three points make MU temporarily rise to fourth position English league standings with 54 points, shifting Chelsea to fifth by a point difference.