Phil Foden scored the winner as Manchester City qualified for the knockout stages of the Champions League with a 1-0 win over Olympiacos.
Manchester City maintained their perfect record in the Champions League with victory against Greek champions Olympiakos.
Manchester United striker Robin Van Persie has been ruled out for 4-6 weeks with sprained knee and will miss both legs of their Champions League tie with Bayern Munich plus most of United’s vital run-in as they attempt to qualify for European competition next season.
MAN UNITED 3, OLYMPIACOS 0 (United won 3-2 on aggregate) Robin van Persie’s brilliant hat trick helped Manchester United stage a great recovery and claim a place in the quarter finals of the Champions League. The Dutchman almost single handedly destroyed Olympiacos on a night when they overturned a two-goal deficit from the first leg in […]
OLYMPIACOS 2, MAN UNITED 0. Manchester United’s miserable season continued as it became a Greek tragedy following their latest calamity in this season to forget. The Reds were mistaken if they believed they would breeze past Olympiacos to claim a quarter-final place in the Champions League in what was perceived as the easiest of […]