Belfast Telegraph

Saturday 4 July 2015

Sunderland 1 - 1 Manchester United: Louis Van Gaal's men held to a draw

Published 24/08/2014 | 18:52

Manchester United's Phil Jones and Sunderland's Jozy Altidore (right) in action during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.
Manchester United's Phil Jones and Sunderland's Jozy Altidore (right) in action during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.
Sunderland's Conor Wickham reacts after missing a chance on goal during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.
Manchester United's Juan Mata (centre) scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.
Sunderland's manager Gus Poyet and his backroom staff celebrate the Sunderland goal during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.
Sunderland's manager Gus Poyet and his backroom staff celebrate the Sunderland goal during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.
Manchester United's Juan Mata (centre) scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.
Manchester United's Juan Mata salutes the crowd after scoring during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.
Manchester United's manager Louis Van Gaal and Ryan Giggs before kick off during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.
Manchester United's manager Louis Van Gaal and Sunderland's manager Gus Poyet (left) before kick off during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.
Manchester United's Phil Jones and Sunderland's Jozy Altidore (right) in action during the Barclays Premier League match at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.

Jack Rodwell's first Sunderland goal left Louis van Gaal still awaiting his first Barclays Premier League win as Manchester United collected their first point of the season.

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