Match statistics

Man. UnitedBraga

Goals scored3
 
2
on target9
 
4
off target3
 
5
Corners8
 
4
Offsides7
 
3
Fouls committed10
 
10
Yellow cards0
2
Red Cards0
 
0
Possession (%)53
 
47

Standings

Last updated: 16/11/2012 08:53 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    A brilliant Javier Hernández double and one from Jonny Evans turned the game on its head with two headers to bring Man United back from the brink at 2-0 down following Alan’s two goals in the first 20 minutes.
  • 90+2
    Van Persie (Man. United) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 90+1
    Zé Luis (Braga) misses the target.
    A fantastic touch from the youngster gives him a yard of space but he snatches at the shot to send it wide.
  • 89
    Zé Luis (Braga) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rafael (Man. United).
  • Substitution
    88
    Zé Luis (in) - Rúben Micael (out) (Braga)
  • 88
    Van Persie (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Paulo Vinícius (Braga).
  • Substitution
    86
    Mossoró (in) - Alan (out) (Braga)
  • 86
    Elderson (Braga) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 84
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Custódio (Braga).
  • 83
    Rúben Micael (Braga) is penalised for a foul on Rafael (Man. United).
  • 82
    Van Persie (Man. United) misses the target.
    He scores so many but not this time. He is left one-on-one but on his right foot the No20 can only direct it over the bar.
  • 81
    De Gea (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 81
    Paulo Vinícius (Braga) has an effort on goal.
  • 81
    Alan (Braga) takes the corner.
  • Substitution
    80
    Hélder Barbosa (in) - Rúben Amorim (out) (Braga)
  • Substitution
    79
    Giggs (in) - Hernández (out) (Man. United)
  • 79
    Hugo Viana (Braga) misses the target.
    The midfielder strikes the ball well but it goes wide of the target.
  • Goal
    75
    Hernández (Man. United) scores!
    The game is turned on its head as the 24-year-old meets a marvellous cross from Tom Cleverley and powers it past Beto from deep inside the area with his head.
  • 72
    Van Persie (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 71
    Beto (Braga) makes a save.
  • 71
    Nani (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
    Brilliant work from Javier Hernández allows him to get away from his markers and he sets up the winger who hits a hard shot on the bounce which Beto does well to parry behind.
  • 69
    Van Persie (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Custódio (Braga).
  • 69
    Alan (Braga) is penalised for a foul on Rooney (Man. United).
  • 68
    Rafael (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Rúben Amorim (Braga).
  • 66
    Alan (Braga) is flagged for offside.
  • 64
    Hernández (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • Goal
    62
    J. Evans (Man. United) scores!
    It looked like it was coming and it does from an unlikely source. Michael Carrick flicks on Robin van Persie's corner and the Northern Irishman misses his first swing but manages to poke the ball home in a crowded box.
  • 62
    Van Persie (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 60
    Rúben Micael (Braga) is penalised for a foul on Büttner (Man. United).
  • 56
    Nani (Man. United) misses the target.
    The Portuguese has looked lively since he has come on and gets his head to a corner but can only direct it wide.
  • 56
    Rooney (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 54
    Beto (Braga) makes a save.
    Robin van Persie stings the gloves of the keeper with the effort from the free-kick but he is able to beat it away.
  • 54
    Van Persie (Man. United) delivers the free-kick on target.
  • Yellow Card
    53
    Elderson (Braga) is shown a yellow card.
  • 53
    Elderson (Braga) is penalised for a foul on Rafael (Man. United).
    A good position for a free-kick into the penalty area. Can Man United make anything of it?
  • 52
    J. Evans (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • 52
    Rooney (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 49
    Van Persie (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 49
    Elderson (Braga) makes a save.
  • 49
    Nani (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
    Nani shows some positive intent with some quick feet which wins a corner.
  • Yellow Card
    48
    Paulo Vinícius (Braga) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 48
    Paulo Vinícius (Braga) is penalised for a foul on Hernández (Man. United).
  • 46
    Rooney (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • Substitution
    46
    Nani (in) - Kagawa (out) (Man. United)
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    Man United found themselves two goals down in 20 minutes against a classy Braga side. A reply came from Javier Hernández's header and the increasingly confident home team will want to begin the second half as they ended the first.
  • 44
    Hugo Viana (Braga) misses the target.
    The former Newcastle man's shot does not trouble David de Gea and goes high over the bar.
  • 43
    Rafael (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Éder (Braga).
  • 42
    Van Persie (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • 42
    Van Persie (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 39
    Éder (Braga) is penalised for a foul on J. Evans (Man. United).
  • 34
    Kagawa (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • 34
    Rúben Micael (Braga) fouls.
  • 32
    Alan (Braga) is flagged for offside.
  • 31
    Carrick (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Éder (Braga).
  • 31
    Beto (Braga) makes a save.
    Man United are starting to create. Some brilliant one-touch football releases Robin van Persie down the side of the area and he crosses low to Javier Hernández who nips in but cannot get enough on it.
  • 31
    Hernández (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 30
    De Gea (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 30
    Alan (Braga) misses the target.
    Shades of Wayne Rooney against Newcastle United FC as the Brazilian volleys from distance but it goes past the post. Good effort.
  • 30
    Éder (Braga) has an effort on goal.
  • 30
    Rúben Micael (Braga) takes the corner.
  • 28
    Van Persie (Man. United) misses the target.
    Wayne Rooney chips a beautiful ball to the Dutchman who turns well in the box but he is stretching and his shot goes past the right post.
  • 27
    Rafael (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Hugo Viana (Braga).
  • 26
    Rafael (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Rúben Amorim (Braga).
  • Goal
    25
    Hernández (Man. United) scores!
    Robin van Persie releases Shinji Kagawa who picks out a pin-point cross onto the Mexican's head who makes no mistake from four metres out. Game back on!
  • 24
    Hugo Viana (Braga) takes the corner.
  • 22
    Büttner (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Alan (Braga).
  • Goal
    20
    Alan (Braga) scores!
    Unbelievable scenes at Old Trafford as Braga take a two-goal lead! Éder ghosts past Michael Carrick into the box and squares to the Brazilian who slots past David de Gea.
  • 18
    Beto (Braga) makes a save.
    It is Wayne Rooney to Robin van Persie but the Dutchman cannot get the right direction on his header and it loops up into the goalkeeper's hands.
  • 18
    Van Persie (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 16
    Éder (Braga) is penalised for a foul on J. Evans (Man. United).
  • 13
    Kagawa (Man. United) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
    Some good work from Robin van Persie and he crosses to the Japanese who just is not tall enough to reach the ball although he is flagged anyway.
  • 9
    Rúben Micael (Braga) misses the target.
    The defence stands off and the 26-year-old gets away a shot but it goes wide of the target.
  • 7
    Rúben Micael (Braga) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rooney (Man. United).
  • 5
    Hernández (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Beto (Braga).
  • 5
    Beto (Braga) makes a save.
    Wayne Rooney rises in the box to head the corner back into the danger area but Jonny Evans cannot get enough on the follow up.
  • 5
    J. Evans (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 5
    Van Persie (Man. United) delivers the corner.
  • 5
    Van Persie (Man. United) delivers the corner.
  • Goal
    2
    Alan (Braga) scores!
    The winger gets his second goal of the UEFA Champions League with a stooping header down into the floor which gives David de Gea absolutely no chance.
  • 1
    Alan (Braga) delivers the corner.
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    Old Trafford sounds in good spirits this evening as the Serbian officials get the game underway.

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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