Manchester United destroys Reading 4-0 showing huge dominance. HIGHLIGHTS

LEIGH. Manchester United estinguishes Reading 4-0 with goals of

Manchester United destroys Reading 4-0 showing huge dominance. HIGHLIGHTS

LEIGH. Manchester United annihilates Reading 4-0 with goals of M. Le Tissier (4′), K. Zelem (14′ pen), M. Le Tissier (25′) and A. Russo (35′). Manchester United was truly better in terms of ball possession (69%) and that was among the factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the Leigh Sports Village Stadium stadium in Leigh on Saturday and it started at 12:00 pm local time. The referee was Abigail Byrne. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 16.2 degrees Celsius or 61.12 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 53%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 69 Ball Possession 31
Shots
  • 22 Total 2
  • 10 On Target 1
  • 12 Off Target 1
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 63 Attack 26
  • 32 Dangerous attack 6
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 1 Penalties 0
  • 12 Corners 2
Fouls
  • 0 Yellow Cards 1
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 3

Ball possession

Manchester United was in firm control of the ball 69% while Reading was struggling with a 31% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Manchester United had a more offensive attitude with 32 dangerous attacks and 22 shots of which 10 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Manchester United won the match​.

Manchester United shot 22 times, 10 on target, 12 off target. On the other side, Reading shot 2 times, 1 on target, 1 off target.

Cards

Manchester United didn’t receive any yellow card. Talking about the opposition, Reading received 1 yellow card (L. Woodham).

Match Timeline

M. Le Tissier(goal)K. Zelem
4'
K. Zelem(penalty)
14'
M. Le Tissier(goal)K. Zelem
25'
25'
N. Dowie- sub ->D. Rose
A. Russo(goal)Ona Batlle
35'
59'
T. Primmer- sub ->S. Troelsgaard
A. Leon- sub ->Lucía García
64'
65'
L. Woodham- Yellow
M. Thomas- sub ->A. Russo
71'
V. Bøe Risa- sub ->E. Toone
71'
J. Moore- sub ->H. Ladd
72'
N. Parris- sub ->L. Galton
77'
90'
M. Perry- sub ->L. Wade

Standings

After this contest, Manchester United has 3 points to occupy the 2nd place in the standings. On the other side, Reading stays with 0 points (12th).

Next matches

In the next match in the Women’s Super League, Manchester United will play away with Liverpool W on the 28th of May with a 1-0 head to head statistic in favor of Manchester United (0 draws).

Reading will host Chelsea W on the 28th of May with a 6-1 head to head record in favor of Chelsea W (2 draws).

Manchester United – Formation

Manchester United W
G
M. Earps 27.England
D
H. Blundell 6.England
D
D
H. Ladd 12.Wales
72'
M
M. Turner 21.England
M
M. Le Tissier 15.England
Goals4', 25'
M
K. Zelem 10.England
Goals14'
M
A. Russo 23.England
71' Goals35'
F
L. Galton 11.England
77'
F
E. Toone 7.England
71'
F
64'
Substitutes
G
S. Baggaley 32.England
D
M. Thorisdottir 3.Norway
D
A. Tounkara 20.France
M
J. Moore 4.England
72'
M
L. Staniforth 37.England
M
V. Bøe 8.Norway
71'
F
M. Thomas 9.USA
71'
F
N. Parris 22.England
77'
F
A. Leon 19.Canada
64'

The manager Marc Skinner decided to play with the following team: M. Earps, M. Turner, H. Blundell, Ona Batlle, M. Le Tissier, L. Galton, H. Ladd, K. Zelem, E. Toone, A. Russo and Lucía García.

The home team had on the bench: J. Moore, M. Thorisdóttir, S. Baggaley, A. Tounkara, M. Thomas, N. Parris, L. Staniforth, A. Leon and V. Bøe Risa.

Substitutions

Manchester United made 5 changes: Lucía García for A. Leon (64′), A. Russo for M. Thomas (71′), E. Toone for V. Bøe Risa (71′), H. Ladd for J. Moore (72′) and L. Galton for N. Parris (77′).

Reading – Formation

Reading W
G
G. Moloney 1.Republic of Ireland
D
E. Mitchell 3.Scotland
D
L. Woodham 28.Wales
65'
D
D. Cooper 14.England
M
L. Wade 11.Northern Ireland
90'
M
R. Rowe 23.Wales
F
A. Eikeland 9.Norway
F
C. Wellings 7.England
F
D. Rose 6.Canada
25'
F
G. Evans 5.Wales
F
S. Troelsgaard 51.Denmark
59'
Substitutes
F. Meadows-Tuson 33.England
T. Primmer 37.England
59'
G
J. Burns 25.Northern Ireland
G
H. Poulter 30.England
M
D. Caldwell 17.Republic of Ireland
F
M. Perry 34.England
90'
F
N. Dowie 10.England
25'

Kelly Chambers played with: G. Moloney, E. Mukandi, G. Evans, L. Woodham, D. Cooper, S. Troelsgaard, R. Rowe, A. Eikeland, L. Wade, C. Wellings and D. Rose.

These were the players on the bench: J. Burns, F. Meadows-Tuson, M. Perry, T. Primmer, H. Poulter, N. Dowie and D. Caldwell.

Substitutions

Reading made 3 changes: D. Rose for N. Dowie (25′), S. Troelsgaard for T. Primmer (59′) and L. Wade for M. Perry (90′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Women’s Super League.​