Mason Greenwood double and Cavani take Manchester United past Burnley

Mason Greenwood double and Cavani take Manchester United past Burnley

The Guardian

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Manchester United are ensuring Manchester City feel their breath on their necks as they attempt to claim a third title in four years. This victory closes the gap to eight points and eyes now turn to Wednesday, when Pep Guardiola’s side are at Aston Villa.

With six games left the chance remains remote that City will perform a Devon Loch but at this juncture United are the same margin behind after 32 matches as in April 2012, when roles were reversed and Roberto Mancini’s side overtook Sir Alex Ferguson’s team with two games to play and hanging on to take the title on the final day via goal difference, courtesy of Sergio Agüero’s 94th-minute winner against Queens Park Rangers.

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