Published: Mon, February 12, 2018
Sports | By Nelson Rowe

Mooy hurt in Huddersfield win

Mooy hurt in Huddersfield win

Alex Pritchard opened the scoring early on and, although Junior Stanislas levelled soon after, the hosts went ahead again in the 28th minute through the lively Mounie, who had set up their first.

Mooy provided the assists for both Steve Mounie goals against their rivals as Huddersfield romped to a 4-1 triumph.

A resurgent Cherries visit a Terriers team in freefall right now as the twists and turns of the Premier League alter the fortunes of the clubs. This was its first league win since December 16.

"We needed a few minutes at the start where Bournemouth were strong but after that we played superb football".

The clash between Premier League sides Huddersfield and Bournemouth was well into the dying stages when the cameras panned to Huddersfield manager, David Wagner, watching on from the sidelines. "It was a fantastic afternoon for us".

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe explained: "They've been big games for us lately and they don't get any bigger than the one we're just about to prepare for".

"We should look as hungry, if not hungrier than them - that's no excuse for us".

Manchester United will play their first game with video assistant referee technology against Huddersfield Town in the FA Cup fifth round this month.

Mounie raised the mood and wanted the ball for what he thought was a hat-trick penalty in stoppage time after Pritchard was bundled over in the area. "I leave it for Rajiv (van la Parra)", he said.

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