Manchester United 1-1 Liverpool with as aggregate of 1-3 makes Liverpool qualified for the Quarterfinals in the Europa League with the help of Coutinho’s wonder goal book place in Quarterfinals.
Manchester United had a fantastic performance at the European League in the second leg but not enough as Coutinho’s wonder goal get Liverpool a quarterfinal berth in Europa League. United dominated the match and Martial’s penalty had them back in the tie only for Coutinho to kill hopes just before the break.
Manchester United hosted and took on Liverpool in the second leg of their Europa League tie hoping to turn around that 2-0 defeat in the first leg. United started stronger and had Liverpool on strangle hold for much of the first half. United failed to convert number of chances created before finally breaking through when Martial won and converted the penalty. But United’s hopes of a comeback were halted when Coutinho scored a superb solo goal beating De Gea at near post to pretty much settle the tie.
Manchester United 1-1 Liverpool -Highlights
- 32′ 1 – 0 Anthony Martial was brought down by Clyne in box and Martial stepped up to convert the penalty.
- 45′ 1 – 1 Philippe Coutinho scored superb solo goal when his dink at the near post beat De Gea.
Martial had given United a 1-0 lead in 32 minute when he was brought down inside the box by Nathanial Clyne. Martial stepped up and scored from the penalty. But a the lead was short lived as Liverpool came back into the game with a superb solo effort from Coutinho to make it 1-1.
Philippe Coutinho’s superb individual goal ensured Liverpool progressed to the quarter- finals of the Europa League at the expense of Manchester United after a 1-1 draw at Old Trafford.
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