TALKING POINT The Marcus Rashford debut. Grabbed his opportunity with both hands after Anthony Martial’s late injury and scored a brace with two typical striker’s goals. Proves the United youth development programme is still producing exciting talent. Be Sociable, Share! Tweet
PLAYER RATINGS Manchester United: Romero 6; Varela 7, Carrick 6, Blind 6, Riley 7; Schneiderlin 6, Ander Herrera 7; Lingard 7, Mata 7, Memphis 9; Rashford 8. SUBS: Rojo 6, A. Pereira 6. Midtjylland: Andersen 5, Romer 5, Hansen 7, Bodurov 5, Novak 6, Sparv 6, Poulsen 7, Olsson 6, Hassan 5, Sisto 7, Urena
KEY STATS Sisto has now scored in Midtjylland’s last three Europa League games. Marcus Rashford scores twice on debut. Memphis scores his fifth goal in the European campaign. United are unbeaten in ten European home games (W8 D2) since a 2-1 loss to Real Madrid in the 2012-13 Champions League United score five goals in
KEY MOMENTS 28’ – GOAL! Manchester United 0 Midtjylland 1: The first attack and Sisto rifles a shot past Romero and into the bottom corner after turning Blind and Carrick. 33’ – GOAL! Manchester United 1 Midtjylland 1: United are back in the hunt as Memphis’ cross is turned into his own net by Bodurov.
James Milner scored from the penalty spot to send Liverpool through to the last 16 of the Europa League with a 1-0 win over Augsburg. The England midfielder scored the spot-kick after Dominik Kohr was penalised for handball as he jumped for the ball following a corner. Jurgen Klopp’s side missed a string of chances
Tottenham’s impressive season continued to gather momentum as they progressed to the last 16 of the Europa League with a fine 3-0 victory over Fiorentina. Ryan Mason deservedly opened the scoring after 25 minutes when he latched onto a through ball from Dele Alli before coolly sliding the ball past Ciprian Tatarusanu. Erik Lamela added
Manchester United recovered from the shock of conceding the opening goal to rout Midtjylland 5-1, with late starter Marcus Rashford scoring twice on debut after replacing Anthony Martial before kick-off. Martial tweaked a hamstring during the warm-up, handing a debut to the 18-year-old moments before the start. And he grabbed his opportunity with both hands,
Manchester United Louis van Gaal intends to start with his strongest possible team on Thursday evening. Marcos Rojo returns to the squad but the Argentine full-back will only play a maximum of 20 minutes. Antonio Valencia has been training individually ‘as part of his recovery programme’ but won’t be risked. Adnan Januzaj has recovered from