Reuters HuddersfieldMay 5, 2019UPDATED: May 5, 2019 22:28 IST Manchester United played a 1-1 draw with Huddersfield on Sunday. (AP Photo)HIGHLIGHTSManchester United played a 1-1 draw with Huddersfield on SundayWith this defeat, United put a Champions League placing firmly out of reach.Chelsea’s secured a 3-0 win over Watford to take the third spot on tableManchester United’s hopes of a Premier League top-four finish were ended after they were held to a 1-1 draw by bottom side Huddersfield Town at the John Smith’s Stadium on Sunday.Chelsea’s 3-0 win over Watford on Sunday took them third, five points clear of United, who failed to take the race for Champions League qualification to the final day, as they trail Tottenham Hotspur in fourth by four points with just one game left.Looking for a first win in five in all competitions, United made a fast start, and took the lead in just the eighth minute through Scott McTominay.Huddersfield, who had managed just nine goals from open play prior to Sunday’s match, grew into the contest and almost levelled through Karlan Grant, before Paul Pogba headed against the crossbar three minutes before the break.Alexis Sanchez, making his first United start since March 2, was replaced early in the second half, before Isaac Mbenza’s first-ever Premier League goal got the hosts level on the hour mark.Pogba again hit the crossbar late on as United looked for a winner, but Huddersfield held on for just their fifth Premier League point from the last 72 available, with United having won just two of their last 11 matches in all competitions.Also Read | Champions League: Liverpool’s Firmino out of Barcelona visit, Salah at riskAlso Read | It was a victory of passion, heart and absolute desire: Liverpool coach Juergen KloppAlso SeeFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byAnita Jat Tags :Follow Premier LeagueFollow Champions LeagueFollow Manchetser UnitedFollow Chelsea Next Premier League: Manchester United’s top-four hopes over after draw at HuddersfieldManchester United’s hopes of a top-four finish were ended by relegated side Huddersfield as they equalled Scott McTominay’s eight minute goal through through Karlan Grant.advertisement
VANCOUVER — Canadian forestry company West Fraser Timber Co. says it has agreed to buy a U.S. lumber business for about US$430 million.B.C.-based West Fraser says it will acquire the operations of the Gilman Companies from the Howard Gilman Foundation and other shareholders.The Gilman Companies are comprised of six sawmills and a finger-joint mill in Florida and Georgia as well as an administrative office in Georgia.The operations employ approximately 900 people and have a combined annual production capacity of 700 million board feet of lumber.The deal, which is subject to U.S. regulatory approval and customary conditions, is anticipated to close in the third quarter of this year.