Man United, led by Carrick for the first time in a league game and seemingly awaiting a new interim boss in German Ralf Rangnick, took the lead five minutes into the second half when Jadon Sancho pounced on a dismal Jorginho touch and slotted past Edouard Mendy.
JADON SANCHO SCORES.
Jorginho makes a mistake and Manchester United have the freedom of Stamford Bridge to run into.
While the biggest overnight news in world football was the sacking of Rafa Benitez at Everton, there was also plenty of discussion around player moves and the associated rumours that come with the January transfer window.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says Tottenham striker Harry Kane could have broken Andy Robertson’s leg with a first-half tackle that should have resulted in a red card in a feisty 2-2 draw in the Premier League.