West Ham 1-1 Man United: Greenwood levelled for United

West Ham 1-1 Man United - Greenwood levelled for United
West Ham 1-1 Man United - Greenwood levelled for United

Manchester United were held to a 1-1 draw at home against West Ham United earlier.

The Red Devils lost a glorious chance to pull clear of Chelsea and Leicester City in the race for a top four finish.

United now have 63 points from 37 games, one more than Leicester City. Chelsea have 63 points as well but they have a game in hand.

It will be interesting to see which of the three teams end up in the top four eventually. Manchester United will be thoroughly disappointed with the lost opportunity today.

The Red Devils conceded just before half-time when Antonio opened the scoring from the penalty spot after Declan Rice’s free-kick blocked by the arms of Paul Pogba inside the penalty area.

Mason Greenwood scored the equalizer for the home side five minutes after the restart but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s players failed to capitalize on it and secure the winner.

West Ham United are now 15th on 38 points and mathematically safe from relegation.

Although it has been a below par season from them so far, the Hammers will be relieved to have beaten the drop. 

As for Manchester United, missing out on top four could prove to be catastrophic for them. It will be interesting to see if they can win their final game away from home to Leicester City.

The Foxes know that a Champions League place is up for grabs and they will be determined to secure a win.