Ronaldo’s hat-trick brings the Red Devils back to winning ways


CRISTIANO Ronaldo again showed his tajir when he led Manchester United to victory in the English Premier League continued, Saturday (16/4). The Portugal national team captain scored a hat trick to bring the Red Devils to a 3-2 win over bottom team Norwich City at Old Trafford.

Three goals were scored by Ronaldo in the 7th, 32nd and 76th minutes. Meanwhile, two goals from Norwich were contributed by Kieran Dowell (45’+1) and Teemu Pukki (52′).

This is the Red Devils’ first win in the last three matches after in the previous two matches they lost one and drew one. The addition of three points makes Manchester United open hope to be able to penetrate European competition.

With 54 points, the Red Devils are now in fifth position to shift Arsenal. The Red Devils are one point adrift of Tottenham Hotspur who are in fourth position. Tottenham previously failed to pick up points after losing 0-1 to Brighton Hove Albion.

In another match, Arsenal lost at St. Mary’s Stadium. Faced with host Southampton, Arsenal surrendered 0-1 through Jan Bednarek’s single goal in the 44th minute.

This defeat brought Arsenal down to sixth place with 54 points. Meanwhile, Southampton rose to 12th place with 39 points. (OL-15)