With two penalties in the match against West Ham, United became the most awarded team in the Premier League season 2018/19.
Last night (April 13), MU defeated West Ham with a 2-1 score to temporarily rise to 5th place on the Premier League rankings. Both of the Reds’ goals came from penalties and were all done by Paul Pogba.
As of the current season of 2018/19, the Old Trafford team has enjoyed 12 penalties, the most in the Premier League. This is also the first season in the history of the most attractive football tournament on the planet, half Red Manchester has so many penalties.
The second in this statistic is Crystal Palace. Man City’s opponent in Round 34 of the Premier League has made 11 11m results. Then come to Bournemouth with 9 times.
Of the 12 penalties mentioned above, the Red Devils only succeeded 9 times and failed 3 times. It is worth saying: all three times that break comes from Pogba’s shots.
With a double at a 2-1 victory over West Ham, the French star scored 13 goals in the Premier League this season (with 9 assists). 7 of the 9 goals of the 26-year-old midfielder came from penalty kick situations. He became the second player to score goals from United in the 11th Premier League era, just behind Ruud van Nistelrooy: 8 goals, the 2002/03 season.