Lukaku strikes twice as United fight back to beat Southampton

Manchester United 3-2 Southampton

Romelu Lukaku scored a late winner as Manchester United moved to fourth and within three points of third-placed Tottenham after a great victory against a resilient Southampton.

Yan Valery gave the visitors a 26th minute lead with an outstanding finish from around 25 yards.

United turned it around with two goals in six second-half minutes, Andreas Pereira equalizing with a spectacular long-range strike. Before he assisted Romelu Lukaku to make it 2-1.

Southampton fought back to level through James Ward-Prowse‘s great free-kick.

Romelu Lukaku sealed the victory for United with a calm finish.

Paul Pogba had a late penalty saved by Angus Gunn.


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