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Josh Harrop becomes 100th man to score in Premier League for Manchester United

Josh Harrop became Manchester United's 100th Premier League goalscorer when he put them 1-0 up against Crystal Palace on Sunday.

The 21-year-old finished impressively after being picked out by Paul Pogba in the 15th minute of his senior debut.

He joined Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Pogba, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Marcos Rojo as the new names this season in United's list of Premier League goalscorers, taking it to three figures.

Here, Press Association Sport takes a statistical look at United's century of scorers:

First goalscorer: Mark Hughes v Sheffield United, August 15, 1992

50th goalscorer: Rio Ferdinand v Wigan, December 14, 2005

100th goalscorer: Josh Harrop v Crystal Palace, May 21, 2017

Most goals: 183 - Wayne Rooney, 2004-present

Most goals in a season: 31 - Cristiano Ronaldo 2007-08

Youngest goalscorer: Federico Macheda, 17 years, 226 days, v Aston Villa April 5, 2009

Oldest goalscorer: Ryan Giggs, 39 years, 86 days, v QPR February 23, 2013


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