Manchester United got the better of Barcelona to progress to the last 16 of the Europa League as Antony's winner secured a 2-1 win on the night and 4-3 aggregate victory on Thursday.

Iran PressEurope: Robert Lewandowski's early penalty had left Erik ten Hag's team with work to do but his half-time change turned the game with second-half goals from Fred and substitute Antony enough to take United through to the round of 16 at the expense of Xavi's Barca.

It was a comeback that had not looked likely at the interval but instead made it a night to remember, a huge moment for Antony and for Ten Hag's improving team. They go into Sunday's Carabao Cup final still chasing glory in four different competitions.


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