Manchester United produced one of their worst Premier League performances in 30 years of competition as a catalog of defensive errors saw them beaten 4-0 by Brentford.
In a stunning first half in intense west London heat, goalkeeper David de Gea let Josh Dasilva’s single shot crawl under his body at the near post after 10 minutes before the keeper’s pass goal puts former Brentford player Christian Eriksen in trouble, with Mathias Jensen taking possession. in the penalty area for a simple finish (18).
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The Bees managed to double that advantage before half-time, with Ben Mee leaping over Lisandro Martinez to head home on his home debut (30), before Ivan Toney fed Bryan Mbuemo to complete a counter blistering attack for their fourth after just 35 minutes. .
Cristiano Ronaldo – recalled to the starting lineup – wasted three chances in a result that leaves Erik ten Hag’s side bottom of the Premier League with zero points, with Liverpool their next opponents at Old Trafford in nine days. Monday night football.