Champions League news: FC Astana beat Manchester United

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Champions league news will surely interest many. Did you hear that Manchester United lost the match to FC Astana? It was a surprise after which many were shocked. Suffice it to say that Manchester United was the favorite to win three points. The situation in Group L has become complicated, so it is difficult to predict which two teams will qualify for further competition in the Champions League.

FC Astana beat Manchester United 2: 1. In group C three points managed to win Getafe as well as Krasnodar. Before the match against Manchester United, FC Astana, didn’t even have the chance to qualify for the eighth-finals. Manchester United secured the eight-finals, but still not sure will they be firts in the group.

A football club from England arrived in Kazakhstan without several major players. But despite this, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer team scored in the 10th minute of the match. Jesse Lingard scored the first goal. At the start of the second half, Manchester United was able to settle the game. But Tahith Chong failed to score.

After Chong failed to hit the net with just five yards, a penalty soon arrived. Dmitri Shomko scored and equalized. In the 62nd minute, the home team managed to do the impossible. After the own goal, Bernard FC Astana led by 2: 1. Antonio Rukavina shot a ball from the right, but it bounce from Bernard and ended up in the goal. By the end of the match, there were several opportunities for United to equalize. But FC Astana’s goalkeeper managed to defend every attempt by United.


Champions League news: Group L

After several games played, Manchester United is currently in first place with 10 points. Behind them is AZ with only one point less. Partizan is third with five points and Astana is fourth with 3 points. Everything is still possible. Although United is the strongest team in the group thanks to previous soccer 10 results, nothing can be concluded yet.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team could have solved its situation before, but it failed. There is nothing clearer in Group C. That’s where Krasnodar beat Basel 1-0. This is not a big problem for the Basel team as they have secured a pass before. Currently, Krasnodar is competing for second place as well as Getafe.