It was a result which didn’t drastically improve the fortunes of either side and they’ll both now be looking ahead to the weekend, with United’s focus on how they can possibly get a result in their game against Chelsea.
Here are five interesting stats from the game last night.
62.5% - The amount of possession United had over the 90 minutes. LvG will be frustrated they didn’t make more of their control.
|Total Scoring Att||Played|
|West Bromwich Albion||8||1|
22 – The number of shots United had during the game. Compared to West Brom’s eight, it’s a staggering difference.
|West Bromwich Albion||3||1|
14 – The number of aerial duels United won compared to three for West Brom. Sides may have to think twice before trying to hit United over the top.
87.1% - The passing accuracy of West Brom defender Andre Wisdom. The Liverpool loanee was the most accurate passer in his side against his parent club’s arch enemies.
3 – The number of shots Angel Di Maria had on target during the game. He had four attempts altogether.