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West Brom 1-2 Manchester United: Romelu Lukaku on target as United hold on

West Brom 1-2 Manchester United: Romelu Lukaku on target as United hold on

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Manchester United withstood late pressure from West Brom to seal a 2-1 victory after first-half goals from Romelu Lukaku and Jesse Lingard.

Lukaku's superb header against his former employers sent United on their way (27) before a deflected Lingard strike (35) put them in control before half-time.

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Gareth Barry tapped in West Brom's first goal in more than six hours of football (77) to ensure a frantic finish at the Hawthorns, but United clung on for a sixth league win in seven games.

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nited ultimately close the gap on leaders Manchester City back to 11 points, while Alan Pardew's search for a first victory as West Brom boss goes on, with the club now winless in 15 Premier League games.

Source: skysports.com

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