English Premier League: United held to a 2-2 draw by Aston Villa

By Peter Mwaura 

Manchester United failed to capitalize on home ground advantage recording a 2-2 draw with premier league returnees Aston Villa at the Old Trafford Stadium. Villa captain Jack Grealish curled in the opener 11 minutes into the game before Marcus Rashford header bounced in off the back of goalkeeper Tom Heaton gifting United the equalizer.

Victor Lindelof 64th minute strike gifted the red devils the lead, 2 minutes later Tyrone Mings secured his first premier league goal to help villa avoid defeat at the Old Trafford for the first time since 2009.united are 9th with 18 points.

At the king power stadium, a late VAR intervention gifted Leicester a 2-1 win over Everton to ensure they move to the second spot on the log,8 minutes behind leaders Liverpool.

Premier League action continues tomorrow.