Woeful Man Utd suffer fifth EPL loss

English Premier League

Watford 4-1 Manchester United

Manchester United's struggles in the Premier League continued after falling to a 4-1 loss at the hands of Watford.

Watford missed the chance to take the lead when David de Gea saved Ismalia Sarr's spot-kick in the 11th minute.

However, the Hornets broke the deadlock in the 28th minute through Joshua King's 28th minute strike before Sarr made up for the penalty miss by doubling the lead in the 44th minute.

Donny van de Beek pulled a goal back for the Red Devils shortly after the break, but they were then reduced to 10 men when Harry Maguire was sent off in the 70th minute.

There was no comeback this time, as Joao Pedro and Emmanuel Dennis sealed the win for Watford in second-half stoppage time.

Aston Villa 2-0 Brighton & Hove Albion

Steven Gerrard began his reign at Aston Villa with a 2-0 victory over Brighton and Hove Albion on Saturday evening.

After a scoreless first half, Ollie Watkins put Villa ahead in the 84th minute before Tyrone Mings sealed the win five minutes later.

Wolverhampton Wanderers 1-0 West Ham United

West Ham United were brought back down to earth after a 1-0 loss to Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Raul Jimenez was the hero for Wolves on the day after netting the only goal in the 58th minute.

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Burnley 3-3 Crystal Palace

Burnley and Crystal Palace settled for a share of the spoils in a six-goall thriller at Turf Moor.

The first half proved to be a wild affair Ben Mee and Chris Wood cancelled out Christian Benteke's early strike to make it 2-1 to the hosts.

Benteke and Marc Guéhi managed to put Palace back in front before the halftime break, but Maxwell Cornet struck in the 49th minute to rescue a point for the hosts.

Norwich City 2-1 Southampton

Norwich City claimed their second win of the season after defeating Southampton 2-1 at Carrow Road.

Che Adams put the visitors ahead after just four minutes, although that lead did not last long after Teemu Pukki levelled for the home side.

Grant Hanley completed the turnaround for the hosts with the winning goal in the 79th minute.

Newcastle United 3-3 Brentford

Newcastle United began life under Eddie Howe with a 3-3 draw against Brentford on Saturday afternoon.

Jamal Lescelles and Joelinton netted for the visitors while Ivan Toney and Rico Henry were on target for the Bees in an entertaining first half.

Frank Onyeka put the visitors back in front shortly after the break, until Allan Saint-Maximin rescued a point for the Magpies with a strike in the 75th minute.

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