Goal of the Day

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If you just love watching Manchester United score goals, then this special page - updated every day with a new video - is just the ticket.

Look out for classic strikes from club legends including Andy Cole, Cristiano Ronaldo, David Beckham, Eric Cantona, George Best, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Paul Scholes, Ruud van Nistelrooy and Ryan Giggs, as well as current players like Anthony Martial, Juan Mata, Mason Greenwood and Marcus Rashford.

June 2020

Goal of the Day: Greenwood v Watford video

G is for Greenwood and Mason’s cracking strike against Watford is our latest ‘Goal of the Day’…

Goal of the Day: Forlan v Chelsea video

'F' is for Forlan... who broke Chelsea hearts with this crushing late winner back in 2003...

Goal of the Day: Evra v Bayern Munich video

Who can forget Evra's rocket against Bayern Munich in 2014? Not us – we've made it our Goal of the Day...

Diogo Dalot scores against Tranmere

Goal of the Day: Dalot v Tranmere video

Diogo Dalot’s effort against Tranmere was his first for the Reds and it’s today’s ‘Goal of the Day’…

Goal of the Day: Cole v Barcelona video

‘C’ is for Cole and Andy’s strike against Barcelona – after a delightful one-two with Yorkie – is our ‘Goal of the Day’…

May 2020

Goal of the Day: Beckham v Everton video

'B' is for Becks (sorry, Bruno), whose final United goal was 17 years ago this month. And what a goal it was...

Goal of the Day: Anderson v Schalke video

Our A-Z ‘Goal of the Day’ series opens with Anderson, and the first of his semi-final double against Schalke in 2011…

Goal of the Day: Charlton v Benfica video

Bobby's second against Benfica sealed our first European Cup. Imagine pulling off a finish this silky in extra-time...

Goal of the Day: Rooney v Barcelona 2011 video

The 2011 Champions League final, nine years ago, was one to forget. But Wazza's ace equaliser is well worth viewing...

Lee Sharpe

Goal of the Day: Sharpe v Barcelona video

The latest 'Goal of the Day' comes to you courtesy of birthday boy, Lee Sharpe...

Goal of the Day: Solskjaer v Bayern Munich video

And Solskjaer has won it! Ole’s famous winner to clinch European glory in Barcelona is our latest ‘Goal of the Day’…

Goal of the Day: Law v Leicester video

Denis Law opened the scoring as the Reds eased to a third FA Cup, at the expense of Leicester, on 25 May 1963…

Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Goal of the Day: Mkhitaryan v Ajax video

Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s strike against Ajax helped us on our way to a first-ever Europa League triumph, on 24 May 2017…

Goal of the Day: Cantona v Liverpool video

King Eric is 54 on Sunday! What a great excuse to show the goal that felled Liverpool and secured the Double Double...

Goal of the Day: Best v Leicester City video

A genius was born on this day in 1946. In George Best’s honour, we’ve unearthed this little-seen gem against Leicester…

Goal of the Day: Fortune v Everton video

Happy birthday to our popular ex-player Quinton Fortune, who stylishly finished off this move against Everton in 2001...

Goal of the Day: Hughes v Sheffield Wednesday video

Sparky played his last game on this day in '95, after 10 seasons of amazing goals. This strike might be his best...

Goal of the Day: Forlan v Southampton video

It's Diego's 41st birthday today! Celebrate by watching his stunning late winner against the Saints in 2002...

Goal of the Day: Whiteside v Everton video

Norman Whiteside’s extra-time winner against Everton in the 1985 FA Cup final is today’s ‘Goal of the Day’…

Lee Martin scores for Manchester United

Goal of the Day: Martin v Crystal Palace video

On the anniversary of our FA Cup triumph in 1990, the latest 'Goal of the Day' is Lee Martin's winner...

Goal of the Day: Cole v Tottenham video

Three touches was all Goal King Cole needed to put the title race to bed on this day in 1999...

Mark Hughes playing for Manchester United in 1991.

Goal of the Day: Hughes v Barcelona video

On 15 May 1991, Sparky's incredible finish from an acute angle secured our victory in the Cup Winners' Cup final...

Goal of the Day: Rooney v Blackburn video

Who could forget Wazza's penalty against Blackburn in 2011? It sealed our record 19th title...

Goal of the Day: Carrick v Wigan video

Michael Carrick scored a late winner at Wigan on this day in 2009, taking us a step closer to title no.18…

Goal of the Day: Ferdinand v Swansea video

Rio Ferdinand scored the winner in Sir Alex Ferguson’s last game at Old Trafford, on 12 May 2013…

Andrei Kanchelskis celebrates a goal for Manchester United

Goal of the Day: Kanchelskis v Norwich video

From one end to the other in 13 seconds! This Andrei Kanchelskis effort at Norwich in 1993 is Monday’s Goal of the Day…

Goal of the Day: Tevez v Man City video

The last of Carlos Tevez’s 34 strikes for United came against his future employers, on this day in 2009…

Goal of the Day: Robson v Wimbledon video

Robbo’s final-day strike to help us beat Wimbledon in 1993 is today’s ‘Goal of the Day’…

Goal of the Day: Hernandez v Chelsea video

Chicharito’s goal within 36 seconds against our title rivals moved us to within inches of no.19 in 2011…

Goal of the Day: Whiteside v Brighton video

As Big Norm turns 55, we salute his leaping header in the 1983 FA Cup final replay against Brighton...

James Wilson.

Goal of the Day: Wilson v Hull video

James Wilson will certainly never forget his United debut, which was on this day in 2014...

Cristiano Ronaldo scores for Manchester United.

Goal of the Day: Ronaldo v Arsenal video

Cristiano Ronaldo capped a thrilling counter-attack against Arsenal on 5 May 2009. Find more goals at manutd.com/gotd...

Goal of the Day: Rashford v Celta Vigo video

Rashford's semi-final rocket helped pave the way for Europa League glory. Find more like this at manutd.com/gotd...

Gary Pallister.

Goal of the Day: Pallister v Blackburn video

Pally netted this special strike in 1993, on a night to remember at Old Trafford...

Goal of the Day: Beckham v West Ham video

Watch Becks do what he does best - curl a free-kick into the top corner. Find more at manutd.com/gotd...

Eric Cantona celebrates with Steve Bruce

Goal of the Day: Cantona v Ipswich video

The latest 'Goal of the Day' is brought to you by the King. Find more at manutd.com/gotd...

April 2020

Goal of the Day: O'Shea v Arsenal video

As it’s John O’Shea’s birthday, it’d be rude not to revisit his impudent chip at Highbury in 2005…

Goal of the Day: Scholes v Barcelona video

It's 12 years to the day since the Ginger Prince rocketed us past Barca and into the Champions League final...

Goal of the Day: Mata v Wolves video

Toast Juan's 32nd birthday with a viewing of this classy finish against Wolves in the FA Cup...

Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring against Norwich City.

Goal of the Day: Rooney v Norwich video

It's exactly six years since Wayne Rooney netted this beauty against the Canaries. Find more at manutd.com/gotd...

Goal of the Day: Ronaldo v Tottenham video

Ronaldo’s diving header in the 2009 turnaround against Spurs is our ‘Goal of the Day'. Find more at manutd.com/gotd...

Wayne Rooney celebrates his winner against AC Milan.

Goal of the Day: Rooney v AC Milan video

The run by Giggs, the finish from Rooney! Wazza's stoppage-time winner against AC Milan is our latest Goal of the Day...

Anthony Martial celebrates against Everton.

Goal of the Day: Martial v Everton video

Who loves a late Wembley winner? 'Tony Martial's FA Cup semi-final strike against Everton is today's Goal of the Day...

Robin van Persie celebrates after scoring against Aston Villa

Goal of the Day: Van Persie v Villa video

Today’s ‘Goal of the Day’ is Robin’s superb volley against Villa, on the night his hat-trick clinched the title…

Goal of the Day: Keane v Juventus video

Keano’s header, which dragged us back into the tie on that famous night in Turin, was scored 21 years ago today…

Manchester United celebrate.

Goal of the Day: Scholes v Chelsea video

Enjoy this red-hot strike from Paul Scholes at Stamford Bridge, which set United en route to victory in 2002...

Gary Pallister celebrates with team-mates including Eric Cantona after scoring against Liverpool at Anfield in April 1997

Goal of the Day: Pallister v Liverpool video

The first of Pally's famous Anfield double in 1997 is today’s ‘Goal of the Day’…

Goal of the Day: Beckham v Newcastle video

Becks’s diving header at the back post against Newcastle in 1998 is our latest ‘Goal of the Day’…

Gary Neville hugs Paul Scholes

Goal of the Day: Scholes v Man City video

Scholesy’s dramatic late winner at the Etihad was scored 10 years ago today…

Goal of the Day: Whiteside v Arsenal video

It's 37 years to the day since Norman Whiteside fired home this cracker to propel us into the 1983 FA Cup final...

Goal of the Day: Ronaldo v Porto video

On this day in 2009, Cristiano Ronaldo unleashed a thunderbolt to ensure our progression in the Champions League...

David Beckham celebrates scoring against Arsenal in 1999.

Goal of the Day: Beckham v Arsenal video

Forget Giggsy's solo goal, Beckham's strike against the Gunners in '99 was a thing of beauty...

Denis Irwin

Goal of the Day: Irwin v Oldham video

Denis Irwin's FA Cup semi-final strike against former club Oldham is today's 'Goal of the Day'...

Brian McClair celebrates for Manchester United.

Goal of the Day: McClair v Forest video

On this day, Brian McClair combined with Ryan Giggs to score United's winning goal in the 1992 League Cup final...

Mark Robins celebrates scoring the winning goal against Oldham.

Goal of the Day: Robins v Oldham video

On this day in 1990, Mark Robins booked United's place in the FA Cup final with this extra-time winner against Oldham...

Michael Carrick celebrates against Roma.

Goal of the Day: Carrick v Roma video

On this day in 2007, Michael Carrick opened his European account for United with this absolute cracker...

Ibrahimovic celebrates with Paul Pogba.

Goal of the Day: Zlatan v Sunderland video

Check out the bend on this! Zlatan Ibrahimovic's curler against Sunderland is our latest 'Goal of the Day'...

Paul Scholes.

Goal of the Day: Scholes v QPR video

Paul Scholes scored goals and this one was a beautifully driven effort against Queens Park Rangers in 2012...

Ryan Giggs.

Goal of the Day: Giggs v Man City video

Start your Tuesday in the best possible way with this special goal from a fresh-faced Ryan Giggs against Man City...

Andy Cole

Goal of the Day: Cole v Man City video

Andy Cole finished off a slick passing move to help down City in a thrilling Manchester derby in 1996…

Federico Macheda celebrates scoring against Aston Villa.

Goal of the Day: Macheda v Aston Villa video

Aged just 17, Federico Macheda made an instant impact on his Premier League debut in 2009...

Ray Wilkins in action for United.

Goal of the Day: Wilkins v Brighton video

A magnificent strike from Ray Wilkins illuminated the 1983 FA Cup final against Brighton & Hove Albion...

Paul Scholes.

Goal of the Day: Scholes v Aston Villa video

Volleys don't get any better than this! Watch Scholesy's thunderbolt against Villa again, again and again...

Teddy Sheringham celebrates scoring for Manchester United against Southampton.

Goal of the Day: Sheringham v Southampton video

Happy birthday, Teddy - was this his best-ever goal for the Reds?

Goal of the Day: Saha v Bolton video

How's this for audacious? Saha's swerver drew us level at Bolton 14 years ago today...

March 2020

Manchester United players celebrate a goal.

Goal of the Day: Beckham v Chelsea video

Beckham's composed finish against Chelsea secured our spot in the 1996 FA Cup final...

Ryan Giggs scores against Leeds United.

Goal of the Day: Giggs v Leeds video

Giggsy scored the decisive goal against Leeds during our 4-3 win at Elland Road in 2002...

Juan Mata celebrates scoring a goal for Manchester United.

Goal of the Day: Mata v Aston Villa video

On this day in 2014, Juan netted his first goal for the Reds in a 4-1 win over Villa...

Goal of the Day: Saha v Arsenal video

A classic poacher's effort from Louis Saha denied Arsenal's 'Invincibles' a win on this day in 2004...

Goal of the Day: Berbatov v Bolton video

Delightful Dimitar! Today's 'Goal of the Day' is this classic piece of Berba impudence against Bolton...

Ryan Giggs

Goal of the Day: Giggs v Birmingham video

Giggsy’s free-kick against Birmingham, in 2006, is today’s ‘Goal of the Day’…

Paul Scholes

Goal of the Day: Scholes v Bradford video

That Scholes volley against Bradford City at Valley Parade is still out of this world, 20 years on…

Eric Cantona celebrates his goal against Newcastle United at St James' Park in March 1996

Goal of the Day: Cantona v Tottenham video

Let's travel back to 24 March 1996 for our latest 'Goal of the Day', courtesy of The King...

Goal of the Day: Nani v Liverpool video

What is it about Portuguese forwards? Here's Nani scoring our latest 'Goal of the Day' against Liverpool in 2008...

Wayne Rooney scores against West Ham

Goal of the Day: Rooney v West Ham video

We’ve got a Sunday treat for you: Wayne Rooney’s 45-yard lob at Upton Park is today’s ‘Goal of the Day’…

Frank Stapleton

Goal of the Day: Stapleton v Barcelona video

Frank Stapleton capped off a remarkable European turnaround against Barcelona on this day in 1984…

Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring for Manchester United against Manchester City.

Goal of the Day: Rashford v Man City video

Marcus notched his first-ever goal in a Manchester derby on this day four years ago...

Clayton Blackmore playing for Manchester United.

Goal of the Day: Blackmore v Montpellier video

Clayton Blackmore's strike after just two minutes helped fire the Reds to the Cup Winners' Cup semi-finals in 1990/91...

Diogo Dalot scores against Tranmere Rovers.

Goal of the Day: Dalot v Tranmere video

Diogo Dalot's only United strike to date is our latest 'Goal of the Day'...

Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring against Bolton Wanderers.

Goal of the Day: Rooney v Bolton video

Rooney and Ronaldo tore Bolton apart on the break on St Patrick's Day 2007...

David Beckham celebrates scoring for Manchester United against West Ham United.

Goal of the Day: Beckham v West Ham video

It's 18 years to the day since Becks unleashed this inch-perfect chip against the Hammers...

Michael Carrick

Goal of the Day: Carrick v Tottenham video

Our ‘Goal of the Day’ is Michael Carrick’s measured header against Spurs, from 2015…

Marcus Rashford

Goal of the Day: Rashford v Spurs video

Marcus Rashford’s sublime finish during the victory over Spurs last season is our 'Goal of the Day'…

Goal of the Day: Cole v Newcastle video

On this day in 1999, Andy Cole poked in a vital winner in our come-from-behind success at St James’ Park…

Roy Keane scores against Southampton in March 2005.

Goal of the Day: Keane v Southampton video

Roy Keane scored his final United goal, at St Mary’s Stadium, on this day in 2005…

Ryan Giggs playing for Manchester United in 1991/92.

Goal of the Day: Giggs v Middlesbrough video

Giggsy's extra-winner winner on this day in 1992 ensured we made it to the League Cup final...

Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring against AC Milan.

Goal of the Day: Rooney v Milan video

It's a decade on from Wayne Rooney's double, which helped the Reds dump AC Milan out of the Champions League...

Paddy Crerand.

Goal of the Day: Crerand v Benfica video

On this day 54 years ago, Paddy Crerand netted once for the Reds in our famous 5-1 win against Benfica...

Anthony Martial celebrates scoring against Manchester City

Goal of the Day: Martial v Man City video

Anthony Martial’s precise finish from the last league derby, in December, is today’s ‘Goal of the Day’…

Bryan Robson running with the ball

Goal of the Day: Robson v Man City video

‘Davenport is there… and Robson!’ Captain Marvel’s 1987 effort helped us to a 2-0 win over City…

Marcus Rashford scores against PSG

Goal of the Day: Rashford v PSG video

As it’s a year to the day since Paris, it’d be rude not to show you Rashford’s winning penalty…

Eric Cantona

Goal of the Day: Cantona v Newcastle video

Today’s ‘Goal of the Day’ is King Eric’s crucial winner at St James’ Park, from March 1996…

Andreas

Goal of the Day: Andreas v Southampton video

It’s a year to the day since Andreas curled home our Goal of the Season for 2018/19, against the Saints…

John O'Shea playing for Man United.

Goal of the Day: O'Shea v Liverpool video

You’re going to love today’s ‘Goal of the Day’ – it’s a memorable winner at Anfield…

Owen Hargreaves celebrates scoring against Fulham

Goal of the Day: Hargreaves v Fulham video

Our first ‘Goal of the Day’ of March is Owen Hargreaves’s free-kick at Fulham, from 2008…

February 2020

Goal of the Day: Van Nistelrooy v Everton video

Ruud’s dramatic late winner at Goodison Park in 2004 is our ‘Goal of the Day’ for Saturday…

Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring his second goal for Manchester United against Arsenal on 28 February 2016

Goal of the Day: Rashford v Arsenal video

Our 'Goal of the Day' completed a dream double for Marcus Rashford, on his Premier League debut four years ago...

Goal of the Day: Giggs v Middlesbrough video

Ryan Giggs’s superb strike, on this day in 1993, helped down Middlesbrough at Old Trafford…

Cristiano Ronaldo

Goal of the Day: Ronaldo v Wigan video

Cristiano Ronaldo scored the third goal in our 4-0 League Cup final win over Wigan, on this day in 2006…

Goal of the Day: Park v Chelsea video

Today’s ‘Goal of the Day’ is birthday boy Park’s effort against Chelsea, from 2011…

Dennis Law playing for Manchester United.

Goal of the Day: Law v Crystal Palace video

On Denis's 80th birthday, marvel at his incredible over-head kick goal against Palace in 1971...

Rafael

Goal of the Day: Rafael v QPR video

Our ‘Goal of the Day’ is from this day in 2013, when right-back Rafael struck a 25-yard rocket at Loftus Road…

Goal of the Day: Beckham v Chelsea video

Becks hit a cracking volley against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, on this day 23 years ago…

Goal of the Day: Jones v Villa video

As birthday boy Phil Jones turns 28, revisit his very first United goal...

Denis Irwin.

Goal of the Day: Irwin v Wimbledon video

On this day in 1994, Denis Irwin capped off a fine display from the Reds with this fantastic effort against Wimbledon...

Denis Law and Paddy Crerand at the 1963 FA Cup final.

Goal of the Day: Law v Leicester City video

Watch birthday boy Paddy Crerand produce a brilliant assist for Denis Law as United won 3-1 in the 1963 FA Cup final...

Gary Neville.

Goal of the Day: Neville v Middlesbrough video

Happy birthday to Gary Neville! Watch his first senior goal for the Reds, against Middlesbrough in 1997...

Michael Carrick scores for Manchester United against Reading in the FA Cup, in 2007.

Goal of the Day: Carrick v Reading video

Our current first-team coach netted this beauty from all of 25 yards, on this day 13 years ago...

Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring for Manchester United against AC Milan in 2010.

Goal of the Day: Rooney v AC Milan video

Rooney grabbed two in our only-ever win at the San Siro, in 2010. His first is today's 'Goal of the Day'...

Teddy Sheringham playing for Manchester United in 1998.

Goal of the Day: Sheringham v Barnsley video

Teddy netted in our FA Cup fifth-round clash with Barnsley on this day 22 years ago...

Ruud van Nistelrooy celebrates scoring against Manchester City.

Goal of the Day: Van Nistelrooy v Man City video

Ruud provided some Valentine's Day love for United fans on this day 16 years ago...

Goal of the Day: Giggs v Bolton video

Giggsy finished off this excellent team goal in 1995, which was made entirely by Academy graduates...

Goal of the Day: Nani v Man City video

Today’s ‘Goal of the Day’ is Nani’s well-taken finish, from February 2011’s Manchester derby...

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring for Manchester United against Portsmouth.

Goal of the Day: Ronaldo v Portsmouth video

On this day 14 years ago, Cristiano finished off this excellent team move as the Reds beat Pompey 3-1 at Fratton Park...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer celebrates with Roy Keane

Goal of the Day: Solskjaer v Charlton video

Our current manager slotted home today's 'Goal of the Day', against Charlton, 18 years ago...

Liam Miller scores against Barnet

Goal of the Day: Miller v Barnet video

Liam Miller's free-kick against Barnet is our latest 'Goal of the Day'...

Ryan Giggs celebrates with Rio Ferdinand

Goal of the Day: Giggs v West Ham video

Giggsy’s solo winner at Upton Park, from February 2009, is our latest ‘Goal of the Day’…

George Best in action against Northampton Town

Goal of the Day: Best v Northampton video

This brilliant diving header is the fourth of six George Best scored against Northampton, on this day 50 years ago…

Cristiano Ronaldo

Goal of the Day: Ronaldo v Stoke video

Cristiano’s free-kick against Stoke, today’s ‘Goal of the Day’, would probably still be rising if it wasn’t for the net…