Match statistics

CFR ClujMan. United

Goals scored1
 
2
on target7
 
7
off target5
 
7
Corners7
 
5
Offsides0
4
Fouls committed12
 
8
Yellow cards0
1
Red Cards0
 
0
Possession (%)31
 
69

Standings

Last updated: 23/10/2012 18:53 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    Robin van Persie brilliant double and a last second save from David de Gea inspired United to yet another comeback victory which was also their 100th UEFA Champions League win and takes them top of Group H.
  • 90+3
    Rafael (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 90+3
    Rada (CFR Cluj) has an effort on goal.
  • 90+2
    Camora (CFR Cluj) delivers the corner.
  • 90+2
    De Gea (Man. United) makes a save.
    Man United were playing the ball in the corner but a quick break ended with the United keeper getting a hand to Rafael Bastos' header and tip it round the post.
  • 90+2
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) has an effort on goal.
  • 89
    Ferdinand (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 89
    Rada (CFR Cluj) has an effort on goal.
    Cluj's corners have been good all evening but David de Gea has looked very good under the high ball.
  • 89
    Camora (CFR Cluj) delivers the corner.
  • 89
    Nicoară (CFR Cluj) misses the target.
  • 88
    Welbeck (Man. United) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 88
    Bjelanović (CFR Cluj) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on De Gea (Man. United).
  • Yellow Card
    86
    Ferdinand (Man. United) is booked.
  • 86
    Ferdinand (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj).
  • 85
    Nicoară (CFR Cluj) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Cleverley (Man. United).
  • Substitution
    83
    Welbeck (in) - Hernández (out) (Man. United)
  • Substitution
    80
    Nicoară (in) - Aguirregaray (out) (CFR Cluj)
  • 80
    Evra (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Aguirregaray (CFR Cluj).
  • Substitution
    79
    Wootton (in) - J. Evans (out) (Man. United)
    What a week for this young man! Just seven days after his Man United debut the 21-year-old comes on for a taste of UEFA Champions League football.
  • 79
    Luís Alberto (CFR Cluj) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on D. Fletcher (Man. United).
  • 78
    Anderson (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Aguirregaray (CFR Cluj).
  • 73
    Aguirregaray (CFR Cluj) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Anderson (Man. United).
  • 71
    Luís Alberto (CFR Cluj) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rooney (Man. United).
  • 66
    Hernández (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • Substitution
    61
    Bjelanović (in) - Kapetanos (out) (CFR Cluj)
    Pantelis Kapetanos has covered a lot of ground as the lone striker but Man United will be happy to see the back of him.
  • 61
    Cleverley (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Ivo Pinto (CFR Cluj).
  • 58
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Rafael (Man. United).
  • 57
    Aguirregaray (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Evra (Man. United).
  • 56
    Rada (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Ferdinand (Man. United).
  • 56
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) takes the corner.
  • 56
    De Gea (Man. United) makes a save.
    Cadú gets a strong head on Rafael Bastos' corner but the Spaniard gets two hands to the ball to punch it over.
  • 56
    Cadú (CFR Cluj) has an effort on goal.
  • 55
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) takes the corner.
  • 55
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) takes the corner.
  • 55
    J. Evans (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj).
  • 54
    Hernández (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • 53
    Hernández (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • 52
    Kapetanos (CFR Cluj) misses the target.
    The Greek striker peels away and gets a glimpse of goal but can only direct his shot over the bar. A little warning sign to Sir Alex's men.
  • Goal
    49
    Van Persie (Man. United) scores!
    The perfect start to the half for Man United. A wondeful finish from the 29-year-old who volleys Wayne Rooney cross with the outside of his boot to direct it past Mário Felgueiras.
  • 48
    Anderson (Man. United) misses the target.
    Robin van Persie puts in an excellent corner which is half-cleared to 24-year-old who cannot get over the ball and hits it high over the bar.
  • 47
    Van Persie (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 47
    Rooney (Man. United) misses the target.
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    Man United fell behind in the opening 20 minutes for the fourth time this season after Pantelis Kapetanos swept home a Modou Sougou cross but they recovered well as Robin van Persie turned in Wayne Rooney's free-kick and gradually came into the game.
  • 45+1
    Mário Felgueiras (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
    Wayne Rooney's free-kick bounces in front of the Cluj keeper but he holds onto it with a host of Man United players waiting for a parry.
  • 45+1
    Rooney (Man. United) delivers the free-kick on target.
  • 45
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Van Persie (Man. United).
  • 44
    Rooney (Man. United) misses the target.
    The England striker gets low to try and glance a header home but the ball slides past the post. But Man United look much more comfortable now.
  • 43
    Mureşan (CFR Cluj) misses the target.
    The Cluj midfielder has had a few speculative efforts but David de Gea has not been tested yet.
  • 43
    Rooney (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 41
    Aguirregaray (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Cleverley (Man. United).
  • 40
    Ferdinand (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 40
    Mureşan (CFR Cluj) has an effort on goal.
  • 38
    Van Persie (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Sepsi (CFR Cluj).
  • 38
    Rooney (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 35
    Rooney (Man. United) misses the target.
  • 35
    Mário Felgueiras (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
    Robin van Persie finds himself one-on-one thanks to a lovely pass from Javier Hernández but the goalkeeper stands up to make a good save a his near post.
  • 35
    Van Persie (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 32
    Mário Felgueiras (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
    Javier Hernández gets off a snap shot on the edge of the area but does not get the power and the keeper collects easily.
  • 32
    Hernández (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • Goal
    29
    Van Persie (Man. United) scores!
    And a chance they get as the Dutch striker scores with his shoulder after being left free from a good ball from Wayne Rooney. The ball looping over Mário Felgueiras in the Cluj net.
  • 28
    Cadú (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Hernández (Man. United).
    The home side are camped on the edge of their area but Man United are struggling to make the final pass. But they will have a chance from a free-kick.
  • Substitution
    24
    Luís Alberto (in) - Sougou (out) (CFR Cluj)
    Modou Sougou looks like he has not quite recovered from the blow to the head he took early on. He leaves the field with an assist though.
  • 22
    Van Persie (Man. United) misses the target.
    Best chance of the game for Man United as Tom Cleverley lifts a delightful through ball to the Dutchman who volleys wide from inside the box.
  • 20
    Evra (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Sougou (CFR Cluj).
  • 20
    Anderson (Man. United) misses the target.
    Another chance for the visitors as the central midfielder takes a first-time effort after a lay-off from Javier Hernández but the ball whistles past the post with the keeper unmoved.
  • 20
    Mário Felgueiras (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
  • 19
    Ferdinand (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 19
    Van Persie (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 19
    Mário Felgueiras (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
  • 19
    Rooney (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 18
    Aguirregaray (CFR Cluj) misses the target.
  • 16
    Rooney (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 15
    Mureşan (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Van Persie (Man. United).
  • Goal
    14
    Kapetanos (CFR Cluj) scores!
    A fantastic cross-field ball from Rafael Bastos sets Modou Sougou clear and the Cluj No.99 crosses low for the tall striker on the penalty spot to sweep it past David De Gea.
  • 11
    Van Persie (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Aguirregaray (CFR Cluj).
  • 10
    Anderson (Man. United) misses the target.
    The Brazilian tries to take an early shot outside the area but does not get enough on it and the ball slides harmlessly wide.
  • 7
    Ferdinand (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 7
    Sougou (CFR Cluj) has an effort on goal.
  • 4
    Rada (CFR Cluj) misses the target.
    A dangerous ball in from Cluj's talisman Rafael Bastos goes across the face of goal for another corner but Man United deal with the second cross.
  • 4
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) takes the corner.
  • 3
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) takes the corner.
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    The Spanish officials get the game started with Man United playing in white and their hosts Cluj in red. A big game this one.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
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