Rashford wins 2019/20 Goal of the Season

Marcus Rashford has won the award for the 2019/20 Manchester United Goal-of-the-Season.

The forward, who netted 22 goals in 44 matches last term, saved his very best strike of the campaign for last October’s Carabao Cup fourth round-meeting with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, when he unleashed a phenomenal free-kick from long distance.

It was one of 10 efforts selected for our Goal-of-the-Season poll last month, and the 22-year-old’s free-kick finished top of the pile by a significant margin.

Watch our 2019/20 Goal of the SeasonVideo

Marcus secured an impressive 38.8 per cent of the vote for his cup cracker, more than double the number of people who selected second-placed Bruno Fernandes’s team effort against Brighton & Hove Albion (15.5 per cent), while Anthony Martial’s clever chip in the 3-0 victory over Watford was third with 11.3 per cent.

That was one of three goals netted by Anthony in the 10-goal shortlist, while Mason Greenwood, Odion Ighalo, Scott McTominay, Daniel James and Harry Maguire were also in the running for the award.
The award will cap an impressive 2019/20 campaign for Marcus and, despite suffering a back injury in January, our no.10 recorded his highest goal tally for a single season, moved into the top 100 appearance-makers for United and, of course, made an amazing contribution off the pitch with his charity work.

Congrats, Marcus!

Our previous Goal-of-the-Season winnersVideo

GOAL-OF-THE-SEASON VOTE IN FULL:

1. Rashford v Chelsea (30/10/19) - 38 per cent
2. Fernandes v Brighton (30/06/20) - 15.5 per cent
3. Martial v Watford (23/02/20) - 11.3 per cent
4. Greenwood v Bournemouth (04/07/20) - 9.6 per cent
5. Martial v Manchester City (08/03/20) - 7.5 per cent
6. Martial v Sheffield United (24/06/20) - 6.3 per cent
7. Ighalo v LASK (12/03/20) - 5.8 per cent
8. McTominay v Arsenal (30/09/20) - 2.7 per cent
9. James v Southampton (31/08/20) - 1.6 per cent
10. Maguire v Tranmere (26/01/20) - 0.8 per cent

Get ready for next season. Our 2020/21 home and away kits are available now from United Direct.

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