Premier League: Iwobi, Ighalo Help Everton, Man United Secure Vital Wins

June 24, 2020
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Alex Iwobi was in action for Everton who ended their winless streak with a 1-0 victory at Norwich City in the Premier League on Wednesday, Completesports.com reports.

Iwobi who made his 20th league appearance for the Toffees this season, was replaced by Anthony Gordon in the 90th minute.

Going into the game against Norwich Everton had not won their last four consecutive games and last tasted victory in February.

Michael Keane was the hero for Everton after he scored 10 minutes into the second half.

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The win took Everton to 10th on 41 points and are eight points from fifth position which could be a Champions League qualification place if Manchester City are ban by UEFA.

And at Old Trafford Odion Ighalo made his sixth Premier League appearance as Manchester United defeated Sheffield United 3-0.

Ighalo is yet to get on the score sheet for United in the Premier League since joining them on loan from Shanghai Shenhua, scoring only in the FA Cup and Europa League.

Anthony Martial was the standout performer for United following his hat-trick which came in the 7th, 44th and 74th minutes.

Martial is the first United player to score a Premier League hat-trick since Robin van Persie in April 2013.

Also, he is the first United player to score a Premier League hat-trick since Sir Alex Ferguson retired.

United have now gone 13 matches unbeaten in all competitions, their longest run since 2016/17.

They are now fifth on 49 points and are just two points behind fourth-placed Chelsea.

By James Agberebi 

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