- Manchester United were on Sunday, April 30, held to a 1-1 draw by Swansea
- United would have gone to fourth position on the table if they had won
- The draw is a serious set back for their hope of finishing among the top four
Premier League giants Manchester United have limited their chances of finishing among the top four after been forced to a 1-1 draw by relegation threatened Swansea City on Sunday, April 30, 2017 at Old Trafford.
Englishman Wayne Rooney continued with his rich vein of form by scoring a goal that would have sent the Red Devils to fourth position on the League standings.
Swansea goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski was the villain for his side after committing a serious foul on Marcus Rashford and the referee had no other choice than to blow a penalty.
NAIJ.com can report that former Everton forward Wayne Rooney stepped forward in the 45th minute and scored the spot kick sending the former Arsenal goalie the wrong way.
But the visitors fought back in the 79th minute when Wayne Rooney pushed Jordan Ayew and Gylfi Sigurdsson scored a fantastic free-kick for his side to earn a deserved point.