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Manchester United 2 – 2 Southampton



Manchester United 2 - 2 Southampton

The Saints started off well at Old Trafford and went ahead through Stuart Armstrong’s 12th-minute strike, following Paul Pogba’s mistake.

But United responded immediately – Marcus Rashford slotting home the equaliser before Anthony Martial fired a superb second three minutes later.

Obafemi then bundled it in at the back post from a set-piece deep in stoppage time after it had been flicked on by Jan Bednarek – leaving United fifth with three games left.

Manchester United stay in fifth place after a frustrating draw against an impressive Southampton. A ravenous Anthony Martial turned a 1-0 deficit into a 2-1 lead during a pulsating first half, but United sat on that lead after the break and was punished when the substitute Michael Obafemi scored an injury-time equaliser.

United probably won’t be impressed that Obafemi came on as a substitute for Romeu, who should have been sent off in the first half. Southampton was very good, though, and hope the Romeu incident doesn’t overshadow that.

In Other News – Bank workers demand their salaries in US dollars

Bank workers demand their salaries in US dollars. Shepard Ngandu, assistant secretary-general of the Zimbabwe Banks and Allied Workers’ Union told Bloomberg by phone on Monday that workers are asking that their pay be based on what they were earning in 2018.

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Zimbabwean workers employed in the banking sector are demanding that part of their salaries be paid in United States dollars to cushion themselves against soaring inflation and a depreciating Zimbabwe dollar. continue reading 

Source – BBC




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