Burnley protuberance Sean Dyche relieved with performance in defeat rail new Premier League ...
Burnley pushed United to the limit, in a physical encounter, but Paul Pogba showed fine guide to salvo a Marcus Rashford irritable goalwards, with 19 minutes to play, and his thump was deflected through Nick Popes legs off Matt Lowton.
The Clarets were honest nuisance value, particularly in the best half, as they stepped onto United, pressing well, but the visitors took govern after the gap and penned Burnley in.
There was a eccentric afair in the top half when Johann Berg Gudmundsson was caught by Luke Shaw, who got the slightest fondle on the circle but caught the Iceland winger above his ankle.
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Play went on, and Robbie Brady clumsily brought down Edinson Cavani, with referee Kevin Friend giving Brady a yellow card and awarding a emancipate kick.
The episode went to VAR, who deemed Shaws challenge was not a red card, but advised Bradys punishment be upgraded to red for denying a marked goalscoring opportunity.
VAR then looked and it was clear Shaws challenge was in the attacking phase, and Friend went back and booked Shaw, and gave Burnley a emancipate kick.
Harry Maguire then axiom a header harshly ruled out for a horrible on Erik Pieters, but got away with a penalty review belated on, after the orb hit his elbow.
Dyche said: "A mass of the feat was good, I thought, we were effective, castigate a boon aspect who are going extraordinary well.
"We are in righteous form ourselves, but they are a boon side, they retain some extraordinary honest individuals, as well as a collective.
"I was thankful with the reality it elapsed as a sport of corresponding arise levels, they cut a goal from a deflection, although its a virtuous strike.
"We kept them to not really prosperous chances, and had a few ourselves, but they are virtuous chances and thats one of the things I spoke to the players about, we are creating additional chances again, a renovate side of chance, but you hold to find the clue moments in the first third of the cast and we didnt rather accomplish that.
Dyche has crave been a devotee of VAR, and remains so, despite abiding issues with its use: "I envisage the means VAR is being used, it can peace be improved. I like the abstraction of it, but I peace imagine it can be streamlined a seldom bit.
"It peace is a decision-making activity though, and I proverb a handball earlier in the entertainment before - I dont notice how thats a penalty, and they gave it.
"Tonight I think our VAR moment was fresh about the occurrence with the gear and foul by Robbie Brady.
"Awkward in the know of two moments in one, but I dont envisage it needs the ref to see the monitor, its noted as day it was a foul on Johann Gudmundsson, and most likely on another day he could be in trouble with that.
"I dont want players in trouble, and we posses to be leery with how flimsy the diversion is getting, but equally it is a tackle that on another day could be a sending off."