The English team, Manchester United, snatched a priceless draw from the Spanish club Atletico Madrid, during the match that brought the two teams together, on Wednesday evening, at the “Wanda Metropolitano” stadium, the stronghold of Al-Rokhi Blancos, in the first leg of the 16th round of the European Champions League this season.
Atlético’s first goal came after just 7 minutes through the young Portuguese Joao Felix from a wonderful header in front of the goal, after a defensive error from the Manchester United players.
Meanwhile, substitute Anthony Ilanga tied for Manchester United in a deadly time of the match in the 80th minute, after a great defensive resentment from the Rokhi Blancos players.
With this result, Manchester United achieve a draw in their favour, before facing Atletico Madrid on March 15 in the second leg, and despite the cancellation of the away goal rule, they will play in front of their fans.
The formation of Manchester United was as follows: Goalkeepers: De Gea / Defense line: Varane, Maguire, Lindelof, Luke Shaw / Midfield: Bruno Fernandes, Pogba, Fred / Forward line: Ronaldo, Rashford, Sancho.
The line-up of Atletico Madrid is as follows: Goalkeepers: Jan Oblak / Defense Line: Savic, Jimenez, Reinildo / Midfield: Herrera, Llorente, Kondogbia, Lodi, Vrsaljko / Forward line: Angel Correa, Joao Felix.