After our match report, we cast a detailed eye over United’s Barclays Premier League win over Hull...
The Goals: Adnan Januzaj looped in a free kick from the right and, after Fellaini nodded the ball down, Wilson slammed it through goalkeeper Eldin Jakupovic’s legs with his left foot. Wilson’s dream debut continued when he showed predatory instincts to latch onto the rebound after Fellaini’s stabbed effort was saved at point-blank range. Hull hit back almost immediately when sub Matty Fryatt bent the ball around David De Gea from 25 yards, but Robin van Persie sealed the win when he beat Jakupovic, at the second time of asking, from the edge of the box.
Star Man: Wilson looked perfectly at home at this level on a debut to remember, taking his chances with aplomb and was clearly not overawed by the occasion. Adnan Januzaj grew more influential as the game wore on, and Giggs gave a cameo performance to remember.
Sub-plot: Giggs fielded a new-look strike partnership when he handed Lawrence, 20, and 18-year-old Wilson their debuts. It was an unexpected, but welcome, move and the pair grabbed the opportunity with both hands. The question of whether Giggs would bring himself on was answered in fine style, the Welsh maestro rolling back the years with a