Manchester, July 14
Manchester United conceded a aim within the sixth minute of stoppage time to attract with Southampton 2-2 within the English Premier League, lacking an opportunity to climb again into the highest 4 for the primary time since September.
It was the newest twist within the hard-fought race for Champions League qualification, approaching the day second-placed Manchester City overturned its two-year ban from European competitors.
That means a end within the high 4 is required to get into subsequent season’s Champion League, quite than the highest 5.
Substitute Michael Obafemi scored from shut vary at a nook to disclaim all three factors for United, which stayed in fifth place and was now behind Leicester on aim distinction with three video games remaining. Chelsea is one level forward of them in third place.
Leicester hosts United on the ultimate day of the season.
United got here from behind to guide at Old Trafford, with Anthony Martial organising Marcus Rashford’s low strike into the nook for the 20th-minute equalizer earlier than scoring himself three minutes later by reducing inside from the left and firing house a rising shot for his 50th Premier League aim.
Stuart Armstrong put Southampton right into a shock lead within the 12th minute after Paul Pogba was dispossessed outdoors United’s penalty space.