Manchester United held to draw by 10-man Bournemouth


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Published 9:37 a.m. ET March 4, 2017 | Updated 26 minutes ago

MANCHESTER, England (AP) —

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic had a penalty saved and was fortunate to avoid a red card in an incident-filled 1-1 draw against 10-man Bournemouth on Saturday, the latest Premier League setback at Old Trafford for Jose Mourinho’s team.

A week after winning the League Cup for United with a double against Southampton at Wembley Stadium, Ibrahimovic endured a frustrating return to league action by seeing his 72nd-minute penalty clawed away by Artur Boruc.

The Swedish striker was involved in many of the flashpoints in a thrilling game, notably when he elbowed Tyrone Mings in the head moments after the defender appeared to tread on the face of Ibrahimovic late in the first half. The referee missed both incidents and the two players could face retrospective action by the English Football…

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