The winger had been linked with Everton and Arsenal over the summer but stayed put at Selhurst Park in the end. Palace, who failed to score in their first two games, surprised Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s new-look United by taking a 1-0 lead going into half-time at Old Trafford.
Ashley Young, who was substituted on for Luke Shaw after 34 minutes, was given a torrid time by Zaha in his first ten minutes on the pitch, turned inside out and by his quick footwork.
Watch clips of Zaha’s skills below:
Wilfried Zaha just murdered Ashley Young. This is pure filth 🔥 pic.twitter.com/O9DRnkj6zY
— Football HQ (@FootbaII_HQ) August 24, 2019
Zaha has form for playing against Young. Here’s one from a previous encounter:
Zaha feasting on Ashley Young. pic.twitter.com/oMwSAokqeG
— Genius (@GeniusMUFC) August 24, 2019