Manchester United survive late scare to see off Crystal Palace for 13th straight home win

Bruno Fernandes
Manchester United's Bruno Fernandes celebrates his goal against Crystal Palace (Image credit: Getty)

Manchester United moved to within eight points of Premier League leaders Arsenal with a 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace.

Goals from Bruno Fernandes and Marcus Rashford put Erik ten Hag’s team in a commanding position, but a second-half red card for Casemiro allowed Palace back into the game.

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Greg Lea

Greg Lea is a freelance football journalist who's filled in wherever FourFourTwo needs him since 2014. He became a Crystal Palace fan after watching a 1-0 loss to Port Vale in 1998, and once got on the scoresheet in a primary school game against Wilfried Zaha's Whitehorse Manor (an own goal in an 8-0 defeat).