‘Brazilian Duo’ Fred-Anthony goal-goal…Man United catches Barça and advances to the round of 16 [Europa League]
- on Feb 24, 2023
‘Brazilian duo’ led Manchester United’s thrilling come-from-behind victory. The main characters are Fred (30) and Anthony (23).
The second leg of the 2022-2023 European Football Federation (UEFA) Europa League playoffs held at Old Trafford on the morning of the 24th (Korean time). On this day, Manchester United conceded a penalty goal to Robert Lewandowski in the 18th minute of the first half against FC Barcelona, which is running first in the Spanish La Liga this season, but thanks to Fred (2nd minute) and Anthony (28th minute) successive goals, Manchester United scored 2 goals. -1 Come-from-behind victory.
Manchester United, who drew 2-2 in the second leg away from Barcelona, advanced to the round of 16 with an aggregate score of 4-3. It is the first time in 15 years since the 2008 Champions League semi-final that Manchester United caught Barcelona.메이저놀이터
Man Utd coach Eric Ten Hag set out with a 4-2-3-1 tactic that day, with Bout Weghhorst at the top, Marcus Rashford, Bruno Fernandes, and Jadon Sancho in the second attack line, and Casemiro and Fred as defensive midfielders. Luke Shaw, Lisandro Martinez, Rafael Varane, Aaron Wan Saka formed a back four, and David de Gea guarded the goal.
Xavi Hernandez’s Barça is Sergi Roberto-Robert Lewandowski-Rafiña at the forefront of attack, Frankie the Yong-Sergio Busquets-Frank Kesier in the midfield, Alejandro Balde-Andreas Christensen-Ronald Arauho-Juls Kunde in the back four, Terre Che They faced it in a 4-3-3 formation, with Tegen as the goalkeeper.
Manchester United conceded a penalty kick in the 15th minute when Bruno Fernandes grabbed Alejandro Balde by the arm while fighting for the ball, and eventually allowed Lewandowski to take the lead.
However, in the second half, Fred scored the equalizer and took the win. Fred split the right side of the goal with a strong right-footed shot from the front of the center box with the help of Bruno Fernandez in the 2nd minute of the second half. Then, in the 28th minute of the second half, Anthony pierced the left side of the goal with a left-footed shot and put a wedge in the game. Anthony was put in place of Weghorst after halftime, and he received a great gift by living up to the coach’s expectations.
After the game, Bruno Fernandez, who made it difficult for the team with the foul that day, said, “The team and the fans always have faith. It made us break through difficult moments. We had a great come-from-behind victory. In the past, we have produced many results like this.