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Champions League Group A results, Manchester United Perfect

Champions League Group A results, Manchester United Perfect

Manchester United a step away to ensure a step into the last 16 of the Champions League The Red Devils club is currently well established at the top of Group A Champions League 2017-2018 season with a record four consecutive wins.

In matchday 4 match, Manchester United 2-0 win over Benfica at Old Trafford Stadium, Tuesday (31/10/2017) night or Wednesday morning GMT. Two Red Devils winning goal scored by kicking Nemanja Matic who hit Mile Svilar (45 ‘) and Daley Blind penalty (78’).

Manchester United actually have a better chance of adding goals. However, the appearance of slick Benfica goalkeeper, Mile Svilar, thwart it.

Manchester United’s best chance in the first half got Anthony Martial in the 15th minute. He became a penalty executor after he stopped Douglas Pereira in the forbidden box.

Martial who advanced as Aljogo actually failed to score because the ball kick was predictable and countered Mile Svilar. 18-year-old goalkeeper was indeed performed brilliantly until the end of the first half.

In the 45th minute, Svilar accidentally scored an own goal. Nemanja Matic’s long-range shot is about the Benfica goalpost.

However, the ball bounced and hit the head of Svilar who lay down. The ball even go into the goal of Benfica.

Manchester United’s second goal scored in the 78th minute through the penalty spot. This time, Svila failed to dispel hard kick Daley Blind to double the host advantage.

Manchester United leads Group A with a collection of 12 points. They are six points ahead of Basel and CSKA Moskva.

The Red Devil needs only one additional value from two remaining games. CSKA and Basel are two opponents of Jose Mourinho’s next army.

Group A results:

Basel 1-2 CSKA Moskva (Luca Zuffi 32 ‘; Alan Dzagoev 65’, Pontus Wernbloom 79 ‘)

Manchester United 2-0 Benfica (Mile Svilar 45′-suicide, Daley Blind 78’-penalty)