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Huddersfield Stun The Football World By Defeating Manchester United

Huddersfield Town caused arguably the upset of the Premier League season so far by defeating Manchester United 2-1 on Saturday.

Despite being overwhelming underdogs before kick-off at the John Smith’s Stadium, David Wagner’s men defied the odds and went in at half time 2-0 up thanks to goals from Aaron Mooy and Laurent Depoitre

Jose Mourinho responded to the deficit at half time by bringing on Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Marcus Rashford at the break and although the latter’s goal with ten minutes remaining set up a nervy finish, Huddersfield held on and recorded their first win against Man United for around half a century.

No Jose Mourinho team has ever won a match having been 2-0 down at half time, and that record remains

Naturally, the football world can quite believe what has happened – Huddersfield doing something that Liverpool weren’t able to last weekend:

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Author: The PA Team

This article was written by a member of The PA Team.