As expected, Manchester United moved into the Europa League semi-finals when only confronted with Copenhagen in the quarterfinals. However, the journey was not as easy as many people imagine.
In a day-Johan Johnsson Kahl keeper of representatives from Denmark to play trance and "god Luck" turn away 3 times, teachers Ole Gunnar Solskjær has only been 1-0 with a shot from the penalty spot Bruno Fernandes after 5 minutes of the first overtime.
MU has reached the semifinals Europa League
This is the first warning sign for teachers and students on the path ahead Solskjaer. With the new formula, the game is also the final yet so difficult to open posture is created. Instead, solid defensive and waited for when it will be the primary tactic was the team applied.
United's next opponents are Sevilla - Wolverhampton 1-0 team has also won the last match thanks to a header by Lucas Ocampos. Representatives from La Liga resurgent under Julen Lopetegui coach's hands with chains 19 consecutive games without defeat on all fronts.
Sevilla is a rival very "dirty taboo" of MU. 3 times they had met in the past, "the red half of Manchester" are not winning representatives from the Spanish. The first time they met was in a friendly match date of 10.08.2013, when Manchester United lost 1-3 over Sevilla.
But the most bitter with "Reds" when they clash this rival in Round 2 1/8 legged Champions League (C1 Cup) 2017/18 season. In the first leg, as Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan customers in the field, Manchester United have the advantage when holding the opponents leg 0-0. But in the second leg, despite being played at Old Trafford Sanctuary, "Reds" then led by Jose Mourinho still lost 1-2 over Sevilla pain of former "Captain" Vincenzo Montella.
The hero of Sevilla when he is the striker came off the bench - Wissam Ben Yedder, who scored a brace in just 4 minutes (from 74 minutes to 78 minutes). Romelu Lukaku was the scorer honors for MU but also can not help "Reds" went to the quarterfinals. Experts fight rematch a Europa League with five-time champion of this arena as Sevilla, MU must avoid tragedy as seen over 2 years ago before this tough opponent.
Ben Yedder each scored 2 goals helped Sevilla kind MU super speed in a knockout European Cup 2 years ago
If passed the semifinals, potential challenges "Reds" in the finals will be Inter Milan. In the remaining bracket, teachers Antonio Conte has had interest in the semifinals and the remaining capacity belongs to Shakhtar Donetsk - who beat Basel 4-1 bold. Team Ukraine - Shakhtar Donetsk is seen as "underdogs" against Inter Milan in the competition ticket into this year's Europa League final.
Manchester United have the opportunity crowned Europa League like in 2016
In the case against Inter Milan Manchester United in the Europa League final game, there is also the scenario most fans want to see. These players are considered "waste products" of "Reds" as Romelu Lukaku, Ashley Young or even Alexis Sanchez were playing or under the direction of coach Conte. If MU loses, it is like "slap" in the face Solskjaer and leadership team.
Lukaku or Young certainly wants to prove his worth while, MU does not want to become a "laughingstock" to heaven. Therefore, a confrontation that will be very attractive. Also in the case of Inter surprisingly lost to Shakhtar Donetsk in the Europa League semi-finals this year, the MU motivation to kick her out even more clearly as the most serious competitor left in the game.