It was nearly a great night for Man United fans last night if Crystal Palace’s Dann had headed a couple of inches more to the right.
However, Leicester City went on to drop points against 10-man Arsenal later on in the evening. That result leaves finishing in the top four in Man United’s hands, with five games to go.
In recent years, the Red Devils have had a habit of not capitalising on other teams results. Man Utd fans will be hoping that this is not the case once again, as they play relegation battler’s Aston Villa on Thursday.
In an exciting end to the season for a top-four spot, it seems it’s a three-horse race for the last two spots. Man United are still in the hunt for the Europa League and FA Cup, a top-four finish and a trophy would be a great first full season for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Twitter is a wonderful place for nights like last night, with many Man Utd fans suddenly becoming Palace and Arsenal fans for the night. The Eagles came close, while Arsenal only just did the job.
We have had a look around the social world to see this strange turn of events…