Man Utd 4 Aston Villa 2: Hosts twice fight from goal down in frantic second half to keep Carabao Cup hopes alive

    BRUNO FERNANDES was the star as Man United came from behind twice to beat Aston Villa in the Carabao Cup.

    A sleepy first-half was followed by an explosive second 45 as the two sides – who also played each other on Sunday – exchanged blows.

    Marcus Rashford enjoyed a great evening for United on the day he got an England call-up

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    Marcus Rashford enjoyed a great evening for United on the day he got an England call-upCredit: Rex
    It took until the second-half for the game to get going but six goals followed

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    It took until the second-half for the game to get going but six goals followedCredit: Reuters

    Ollie Watkins’ wonderful chip was cancelled out almost immediately by Anthony Martial’s equaliser.

    A Diogo Dalot own goal restored Villa’s advantage before Marcus Rashford, who earned a World Cup call-up today, equalised after using his quick feet in the box.

    Fernandes settled the bizarre cup tie as he capitalised on Villa sloppiness at the back to make it 3-2 10 minutes from time.

    And then Scott McTominay sealed the win in stoppage time as he converted a wonderful Alejandro Garnacho cross

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