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Martial, Rashford have Man Utd ahead 2-0 at half v. Man City

Anthony Martial fires a low shot that sneaks by Ederson at his near post to put Manchester United 2-0 up at the Etihad.

Manchester City is getting beaten in its own back yard by the visiting neighbors.

Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial are on the board and the Red Devils are threatening to run away from the first Manchester Derby of the season with all three points.

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Rashford won a penalty off Bernardo Silva, rightly awarded by VAR after referee Anthony Taylor saw nothing in it, and finished his chance coolly for 1-0.

But Martial’s goal is what really stunned the Etihad Stadium. Ederson had stopped several chances earlier in the match and had been good, penalty not withstanding, but couldn’t get to his near post to stop a low drive from distance for 2-0.

Here’s the first goal:

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