EPL: Man U 9 points clear at the top

Man U continue their dream run in the EPL, 9 points clear of second-place Chelsea. Today they narrowly beat a resurgent Fulham. Man U never really looked in control of the match with a shaky defence. Team captain Gary Neville’s absence from the field and the bench was a surprise, but Man U’s inability to control the ball was an even bigger one. Fulham managed to create several strong chances and finally a mixup on the defensive side enabled Brian McBride to strike one in for the Cottagers. Continue reading