Pogba and Shaw score as United beat Leicester 2-1 (Match Highlights)

Paul Pogba of Manchester United scores his team's first goal during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Leicester City at Old Trafford on August 10, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
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Paul Pogba and Luke Shaw were the stars of the match as Manchester United beat Leicester City 2-1 in the first game of the Premier League season.

Pogba who has been linked with a move to Barcelona from Old Trafford was a surprise starter as he had only returned for training four days ago, having won the World Cup with France about a month ago.

The red devils started the match on the front foot at, United won a penalty in the second minute when Daniel Amartey handled Alexis Sanchez's deflected shot.

Pogba scored from the resulting penalty placing the ball in the top-right corner to beat Kasper Schmeichel.

Luke Shaw then netted the first senior goal of his career to make it 2-0 with a brilliant finish after controlling Juan Mata's long pass.

Leicester city brought on Jamie Vardy who scored a late consolation with a header after Ricardo Perreira's cross came off the post.


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