Manchester United battled their way to a 2-0 win over Watford
1) Magic Martial
Anthony Martial has had a rough season at Manchester United under Jose Mourinho.
But the France international justified Mourinho’s faith by scoring to cap off a fine individual performance.
2) Special Juan
Most people expected Juan Mata to leave United when Mourinho succeeded Louis van Gaal last summer.
But the Spain international has silenced his critics with some impressive displays and scored the opener against Watford today.
Anthony Martial starts for Man United against Watford, and Twitter loves it
Sat, February 11, 2017
Anthony Martial is named in Manchester United's starting XI to face Watford, and fans are delighted
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Manchester United fans are delighted to see Anthony Martial in the starting XI
Juan Mata opened the scoring for Manchester United
3) Zlat’s more like it
Mourinho urged United to ease the goalscoring burden on Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
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And both Mata and Martial rose to the occasion, scoring on a rare-off day for the club’s veteran striker.
4) Strong sting
And though the Hornets were beaten at Old Trafford they showed plenty of toughness on a tricky afternoon.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic endured a rare off day in front of goal
5) Dizzying heights
The win moves United – temporarily at least – above Liverpool into fifth position.
Mourinho’s men are another result closer to securing Champions League football for next season.