Manchester United pulled off a miracle in Paris as they overturned the two-goal deficit with a 3-1 victory. And what made it more special was the Red Devils did it without their first team against one of the best teams in Europe.
It looked like a cake walk for PSG when they were drawn against Manchester United. After all, the Red Devils were a mess under Jose Mourinho. But with OGS in the dugout, it looked like they had the chance before the first leg.
Those chances and hopes looked to have vanished with a 2-0 defeat at the Old Trafford and no one gave them even the slightest of a chance last night. And that is exactly when Manchester United are the most dangerous. In the game full of nerves and late drama, Marcus Rashford’s penalty in the dying minutes sealed United’s qualification for the quarterfinals on the basis of away goals. And the internet went crazy after the full-time whistle:
Ole Gunnar Solskjær especially received a lot of praise for turning things around at Manchester United:
Marcus Rashford’s winning penalty in the injury time was his first in the competitive game for Manchester United – Nerves of Steel!
And of course, a lot of things were said about PSG, after they failed to make it to the last-eight of UCL once again:
A lot of United players were out with injury and the way they reacted to Rashford’s penalty was simply priceless:
But there is one guy, we all feel bad about: