Olise leaves Casemiro for dead to score a stunning first goal

Crystal Palace 1-0 Man United

18′ – Mount has an instant chance to atone for his mistake when a ball falls to him on the edge of the box, but his effort is blocked.

The former England international is then involved again, Evans failing to clear a long ball from Palace correctly.

Mount puts in a late foot and trips Wharton to give the Eagles the free-kick just inside United’s half.

Crystal Palace 1-0 Man United

17′ – The visitors look rattled by this strike as Hughes wins the ball from Mount in the middle of the park to the delight of the home crowd.

United regain possession but then Mount shows his rust by playing a pass straight from play which only raises the jeers even more.

Crystal Palace 1-0 Man United

15′ – Michael Olise has been directly involved in 12 goals (five goals, seven assists) in his last nine Premier League home starts.

However, rightly so, much early criticism has already been directed at Casemiro for his role in the build-up.

Perhaps the Brazilian hasn’t quite come to grips with the different demands of playing in defense to holding midfield.

Crystal Palace 1-0 Man United

Murphy told talkSPORT: “Absolutely atrocious defending.”

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The Frenchman turns the ball in midfield to leave Eriksen in his wake before slotting past Casemiro, who fouls recklessly.

He takes the ball to the edge of the United box and, with defenders behind him, goes goalwards and finds the bottom corner.

Crystal Palace 0-0 Man United

11′ – Mitchell is fouled cheaply on the halfway line and Eriksen tries to catch Palace from the back with a quick ball.

But Henderson is out quickly to clear the danger before Garnacho can get to him.

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