Vibes and Insha Allah continues for United as they best Milan to advance to the quarter-finals of the Europa League
|Paul Pogba celebrates after firing one in to win the tie against AC Milan at the San Siro on Thursday. (Photo credit: Sky Sports)|
Manchester United reached the Europa League quarterfinals after a brilliantly-taken Paul Pogba goal earned them a 1-0 win at AC Milan to secure a 2-1 aggregate victory in their last-16 tie on Thursday.
Pogba came off the bench at halftime to make his first appearance for United since Feb. 6, and the French midfielder had an immediate impact as he turned the tie in his side's favor three minutes after the break with a fine goal.
Milan applied plenty of late pressure but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side held on to remain in the hunt to win their first trophy since a Europa League success under Jose Mourinho in 2017.
"You give yourself a chance to win a game of football when you keep a clean sheet. Dean Henderson made a fantastic save towards the end and I'm very pleased with everyone's defending," Solskjaer added. "We know the back six, with the likes of Scott McTominay and Fred, always give everything.