Marcus Rashford was on the right track once more as Manchester United cruised into the quarter-finals of the Europa League with a scientific win at Actual Betis.
After an open first half Rashford put United forward within the fifty fifth minute with a thunderous long-range effort dipping into the underside nook.
The hosts had created loads of probabilities earlier than United opened the scoring as Betis’ Joaquin noticed his early curled effort hit the surface of the put up.
Erik ten Hag’s facet had accomplished the onerous work in Manchester final week and superior as 5-1 winners on combination.
The draw for the last eight takes place on Friday (12:00 GMT).
Rashford’s exceptional run goes on
Rashford’s spectacular kind continues. Since membership soccer resumed following the World Cup he has scored 19 objectives in 24 appearances.
The 25-year-old is already in his most efficient season in entrance of purpose and stays the best scorer within the Europa League with six objectives from eight matches.
His newest end got here from United’s first shot on the right track. Earlier the Crimson Devils had hit the put up by way of a Facundo Pellistri effort simply earlier than half-time.
As soon as they went in entrance a second appeared inevitable, however Marcel Sabitzer, Jadon Sancho and Wout Weghorst all didn’t convert good openings, whereas 21-year-old Pellistri continued to impress driving United ahead on his first aggressive begin for the membership.
On one other day certainly one of Betis’ flurry of early probabilities would have discovered the online to arrange an intriguing second leg.
However the hosts have been unfortunate with Joaquin hitting the put up and Juanmi slicing a shot narrowly extensive when by way of on purpose.
United at the moment are by way of to the final eight of the Europa League for the third time in 5 seasons.
They face Fulham within the FA Cup quarter-finals on Sunday (16:30 GMT) as they proceed to battle on a number of fronts.
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Score vary key = Give it up = Pure perfection
- 13Dantas da Silva
- 20da Silva SantosSubstituted forMirandaat 26′minutes
- 5RodríguezSubstituted forGuardadoat 66′minutes
- 14William Carvalho
- 24RuibalSubstituted forCanalesat 59′minutes
- 17Sánchez RodríguezSubstituted forIglesiasat 59′minutes
- 21PérezSubstituted forDa Silvaat 59′minutes
- 11Rosa da Silva
- 12Da Silva
- 25Martín Fernández
- 28Sánchez Rodríguez
- 35Martí Garreta
- 37Pérez Guerrero
- 1de Gea
- 29Wan-BissakaSubstituted forDalotat 75′minutes
- 6Li MartínezSubstituted forLindelöfat 75′minutes
- 8Bruno FernandesSubstituted forElangaat 68′minutes
- 28PellistriBooked at 29mins
- 17FredSubstituted forSabitzerat 60′minutes
- 10RashfordSubstituted forSanchoat 60′minutes
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Match ends, Actual Betis 0, Manchester United 1.
Second Half ends, Actual Betis 0, Manchester United 1.
Foul by Wout Weghorst (Manchester United).
Germán Pezzella (Actual Betis) wins a free kick on the precise wing.
Try missed. Anthony Elanga (Manchester United) left footed shot from outdoors the field is excessive and extensive to the left.
Try blocked. Anthony Elanga (Manchester United) proper footed shot from outdoors the field is blocked. Assisted by Jadon Sancho.
Casemiro (Manchester United) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Foul by Borja Iglesias (Actual Betis).
Jadon Sancho (Manchester United) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Foul by Germán Pezzella (Actual Betis).
Try blocked. Germán Pezzella (Actual Betis) left footed shot from the centre of the field is blocked. Assisted by Sergio Canales.
Foul by Diogo Dalot (Manchester United).
Borja Iglesias (Actual Betis) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Try blocked. Anthony Elanga (Manchester United) proper footed shot from the left facet of the field is blocked.
Tyrell Malacia (Manchester United) wins a free kick within the attacking half.
Foul by Borja Iglesias (Actual Betis).
Nook, Manchester United. Conceded by Germán Pezzella.
Offside, Manchester United. Facundo Pellistri tries a by way of ball, however Jadon Sancho is caught offside.
Try missed. Germán Pezzella (Actual Betis) header from the centre of the field is just too excessive. Assisted by Sergio Canales with a cross following a nook.
Nook, Actual Betis. Conceded by Harry Maguire.