By winning 2-0 at its host Sheriff Tiraspol today, Thursday, in the second round of the European League group stage matches, Manchester United restored its balance on the continent.
Sheriff Tiraspol manchester united – Played on 15/09/2022
Moreover, Jadon Sancho and Cristiano Ronaldo both scored twice for Manchester United in the 17th
and 39th minutes.
However, Manchester United rose to second place in Group E with 3 points, and Sheriff’s balance froze at 3 points in third place.
Following that, Diop made Sheriff’s first attempt, in the 22 minute firing a hard shot from outside the penalty area that went over the crossbar.
After Sancho received a pass from Eriksen inside the penalty area and used it to trick Zohouri, United scored their first goal in the 17th minute.
In the 22nd minute, Sheriff came close to scoring the equalizer as Etimoine’s ground effort
from the edge of the penalty area went just wide of the post.
After Varane rose to a cross following Eriksen’s foul, United went back on the attack in the
26th minute, but their attempt went over the crossbar.
And In the 28th minute, Atimoine attempted to equalize once more by fouling on the edge
of the penalty area and shooting a direct ball that struck the post. In the 32nd minute,
Aknaby attempted to do the same thing by shooting from outside the penalty area.
In the 33rd minute, Ronaldo made his first appearance and fired a strong shot over the
crossbar after collecting a cross from Anthony inside the penalty area.
After Kapozo blocked Dalot in the 38th minute, United was awarded a penalty kick,
which Ronaldo converted, giving them a two-goal lead at the end of the first half.
Following Dalot’s cross in the 48th minute and Fernandez’s ground effort from within the
box, Koval made a standout save to save it. Almano then came out strong in the second half.
Manchester! vs Sheriff
After Akinbe capitalized on Malacia’s poor pass to hit a falling ball from the edge of the area
over the crossbar in the 60th minute, Sheriff made a comeback.
In the 69th minute, Malacia opened up space for Ronaldo on the edge of the area, and the Portuguese star fired a direct shot over the crossbar.
In the 75th minute, Sheriff attempted to close the gap with a powerful shot from outside the box by Badolo that goalkeeper De Gea saved.
While Sheriff was awarded a penalty on the outskirts of the box in the 88th minute, and Pernambuco converted it with a strong ground shot that de Gea saved to give Manchester United the victory.