Scott McTominay scored twice off the bench to help Manchester United beat Brentford 2-1.
Mathias Jensen’s first-half strike gave the visitors an early lead. The game seemed to be headed for another defeat for Manchester United at Old Trafford. Substitute Scott McTominay scored a brilliant leveller in the final minutes of regular time. He then scored the winning goal late in the game, as United went on to win the game 2-1.
Speaking after the game, United boss Erik Ten Hag heaped praise on McTominay. “He has Manchester United in his heart,” said the United boss. “He is playing for the badge and gives his life. When you are coming on and giving this to the team, it tells a lot.” “Every player has a price, but he has a big value, both sporting and economic. I want to have a player like Scott McTominay in the squad. He is Manchester United in every way. In every minute, he will fight for the match. Those players you need.” He said.