In a breathtaking encounter at Molineux, Manchester United clinched a 4-3 victory against Wolverhampton Wanderers, sealed by Kobbie Mainoo’s sensational 97th-minute winner. The match showcased remarkable twists and turns, leaving both sets of fans on the edge of their seats.
United started strong, with Marcus Rashford opening the scoring in his return to the team. Rasmus Hojlund doubled the lead, setting the stage for a dominant first half. However, Wolves fought back, with Pablo Sarabia converting a penalty and Scott McTominay restoring the two-goal advantage.
Late drama unfolded as Max Kilman and Pedro Neto scored for Wolves, seemingly securing a draw. Yet, in the final moments, 18-year-old Kobbie Mainoo stole the spotlight with a sublime goal, securing a crucial win for Manchester United.
Despite Wolves’ spirited comeback and hopes for a victory, Mainoo’s moment of brilliance ensured a memorable night for the visiting team. The victory propels Manchester United to seventh place in the table, while Wolves remain in 11th.
Rashford’s early goal and the overall performance indicated a renewed energy within the team, with manager Erik ten Hag praising the squad’s strength. The rollercoaster of emotions showcased the unpredictability of football, leaving fans from both sides applauding the thrilling spectacle.