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Paul Pogba flops as Manchester United fail to close gap on top four

Paul Pogba flops as Manchester United fail to close gap on top four

Manchester United have failed to close the gap on the Premier League top four clubs after being forced to a goalless draw at home by visiting Hull City on Wednesday, February, 1, 2017.

After Arsenal's 2-1 loss at home on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 to Watford, the hope of all Manchester United fans was for the Red Devils to beat Hull City for them to close the gap on the Premier League standings, but City were determined and left Old trafford unscathed.

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Manchester United players not in good mood

Despite his new hairstyle, Manchester United star Paul Pogba failed to inspire his side to victory as he missed numerous chances which would have given United the three maximum points.

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Hull City will also have their goalkeeper Eldin Jakupovic to thank as he made a string of fine saves to deny Manchester United the victory.

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Hull City players trying to go past Manchester United goalie David

The visitors could have even won the duel with five minutes to go, but on-loan Lazar Markovic's clipped shot came back off the post and Abel Hernandez struck tamely at David de Gea.

Manchester United now occupy sixth position on the Premier League standings with 42 points after 23 games, and the Red Devils are 14 points behind leaders Chelsea.

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