The confrontation between Manchester United and Barcelona has become the main event of this day of the Europa League. In the first match, which took place on the field of the Catalan club, it ended in a draw – 2:2
On Thursday, the English club hosted Barcelona at home and the guests scored a penalty in the 17th minute. Polish striker Robert Lewandowski managed to beat Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea 0-1.
But after the break, the Manchester United players first recovered, and then they snatched the victory, which led them to the 1/8 final of the Europa League. Fred and Anthony made the stands roar with joy – 2:1.
The last time in an official match, Manchester United was able to beat Barcelona in 2008.