Manchester United’s winning start to the season was brought to a halt at Stoke on Saturday as a brace from Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting held Jose Mourinho’s side to a 2-2 draw.
Jose Mourinho’s men attracted plenty of admirers for their impressive start to the campaign, but they were not at their best in front of goal and Choupo-Moting inspired Stoke to a commendable point at the bet365 Stadium.
An entertaining first half saw both sides look a danger going forward, with United in particular guilty of wasting numerous chances to take the lead.
Stoke took full advantage of those let-offs late in the half – Choupo-Moting slamming in from close range after a fine Mame Biram Diouf cross.
Romelu Lukaku put United ahead for the first time just before the hour, but like with Stoke’s opener, an equaliser followed soon after as Choupo-Moting doubled his tally.
With the draw, the Manchester team are level with the same point but seperated by goal difference,
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