Match statistics

Man. UnitedCFR Cluj

Goals scored0
1
on target11
 
4
off target13
 
5
Corners6
 
7
Offsides4
 
2
Fouls committed8
 
12
Yellow cards1
 
2
Red Cards0
 
0
Possession (%)60
 
40

Standings

Last updated: 19/01/2013 04:24 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    Simon Hart (@UEFAcomSimonH), Old Trafford: A superb effort by CFR, who become the first Romanian team to win at Old Trafford through Luís Alberto's brilliant goal, but events in Braga mean it is not enough to send them through.
  • 90+4
    Macheda (Man. United) misses the target.
  • Yellow Card
    90+3
    Mário Felgueiras (CFR Cluj) is cautioned by the referee.
  • Substitution
    90+2
    Kapetanos (in) - Sougou (out) (CFR Cluj)
  • 90+2
    Macheda (Man. United) misses the target.
  • 90+2
    Scholes (Man. United) misses the target.
    The low volley seems to be heading for the target, but the ball strikes the heels of Federico Macheda.
  • 90+2
    Ivo Pinto (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
  • Yellow Card
    90
    Scholes (Man. United) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 90
    Scholes (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Aguirregaray (CFR Cluj).
  • 89
    Camora (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
  • 89
    Jones (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
    The hopeful returned shot is blocked and cleared with ease.
  • 87
    Mário Felgueiras (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
  • 87
    Hernández (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • Substitution
    86
    D. Fletcher (in) - Giggs (out) (Man. United)
  • 86
    D. Fletcher (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Mureşan (CFR Cluj).
  • 86
    Giggs (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 82
    Mário Felgueiras (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
  • 82
    Rooney (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 81
    Giggs (Man. United) takes the corner.
  • 80
    Rada (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Rooney (Man. United).
  • 79
    Sougou (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Rooney (Man. United).
  • 79
    Mário Felgueiras (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
    Not entirely convincing this time from Mário Felgueiras, but the keeper still does well to palm the inswinging free-kick away from danger.
  • 79
    Giggs (Man. United) delivers the free-kick on target.
  • Substitution
    78
    Maftei (in) - Rafael Bastos (out) (CFR Cluj)
    Defender Vasile Maftei comes on as CFR try to shore up the defence.
  • 78
    Rada (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Jones (Man. United).
    Ionuţ Rada brings down Phil Jones on the edge of the area on the right flank. Can United get that elusive equaliser?
  • 76
    Giggs (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Sougou (CFR Cluj).
  • 73
    Giggs (Man. United) takes the corner.
    Mário Felgueiras shows great game-reading ability and strength to charge out to Nick Powell's blocked cross and deny the midfielder the chance to get the ball in the box a second time. Corner United.
  • Substitution
    73
    Macheda (in) - Powell (out) (Man. United)
  • 72
    Wootton (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sougou (CFR Cluj).
  • Substitution
    71
    Aguirregaray (in) - Rui Pedro (out) (CFR Cluj)
  • 71
    Scholes (Man. United) misses the target.
  • 67
    Ivo Pinto (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
  • 67
    Giggs (Man. United) misses the target.
    Ryan Giggs looks odds-on to score as he charges into the area to meet Wayne Rooney's pull-back, but a desperate CFR defender leaps in front of the goal-bound effort.
  • 66
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 66
    Büttner (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ivo Pinto (CFR Cluj).
  • 62
    Luís Alberto (CFR Cluj) misses the target.
  • 60
    Rooney (Man. United) misses the target.
  • 59
    Camora (CFR Cluj) delivers the corner.
  • 58
    Wootton (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj).
  • Goal
    56
    Luís Alberto (CFR Cluj) scores!
    Luís Alberto has sent the away fans into raptures, crashing a swerving, dipping effort in off the right post from distance. A terrific strike.
  • 55
    Mureşan (CFR Cluj) misses the target.
  • 51
    Mureşan (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
  • 51
    Scholes (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 49
    Rooney (Man. United) delivers the free-kick wide.
  • Yellow Card
    49
    Cadú (CFR Cluj) is shown a yellow card.
  • 48
    Cadú (CFR Cluj) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Powell (Man. United).
  • 47
    Büttner (Man. United) delivers the free-kick wide.
    Alexander Büttner lines up a long-range blaster from the free-kick, but the shot sails over the goal.
  • 46
    Rada (CFR Cluj) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Hernández (Man. United).
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
    CFR are in a promising position, currently heading into the last 16 by way of this draw and results elsewhere - will things stay that way?
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    An exciting first 45 comes to a close. CFR could have scored early on from two United defensive lapses, but the hosts took charge as the game went on, and Mário Felgueiras' reflexes were tested several times before the break.
  • 45+2
    Cadú (CFR Cluj) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Hernández (Man. United).
  • 45+1
    Rui Pedro (CFR Cluj) misses the target.
    After some neat footwork on the edge of the area the shot was less considered and is always rising as it flies over.
  • Substitution
    45
    Scholes (in) - Cleverley (out) (Man. United)
    Cleverley has picked up a knock, and heads off the pitch, straight for the dressing room. The experienced Paul Scholes is a capable replacement, however.
  • 45
    Hernández (Man. United) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 41
    Smalling (Man. United) misses the target.
    A powerful far-post header goes narrowly wide of the post - several great opportunities in a matter of minutes there for the hosts, but the CFR goal remains unbreached.
  • 41
    Mário Felgueiras (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
    Quick feet from the keeper gets him back in the right position to leap and claw away an impudent lob from Wayne Rooney.
  • 41
    Rooney (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 40
    Giggs (Man. United) delivers the corner.
  • 40
    Cadú (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
  • 40
    Hernández (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 40
    Mário Felgueiras (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
    Danny Welbeck sees his downward header brilliantly beaten up and away one-handed by Mário Felgueiras, who had lost his balance. A remarkable stop.
  • 40
    Welbeck (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 40
    Rooney (Man. United) delivers the corner.
  • 38
    Hernández (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • 36
    De Gea (Man. United) makes a save.
    The Spanish keeper does well to hold the ball and make it stick after the close range header takes a bounce.
  • 36
    Piccolo (CFR Cluj) has an effort on goal.
  • 36
    Camora (CFR Cluj) takes the corner.
  • 34
    Sougou (CFR Cluj) is flagged for offside.
  • 31
    Mureşan (CFR Cluj) misses the target.
    An ambitious long-range effort flies well over.
  • 28
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) takes the corner.
  • 27
    Rui Pedro (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Powell (Man. United).
  • 26
    Smalling (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • 26
    Powell (Man. United) misses the target.
  • 26
    Sougou (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Büttner (Man. United).
  • 25
    Mário Felgueiras (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
    The keeper has to come out and block from Tom Cleverley after Danny Welbeck had stolen possession from the CFR defence and played the midfielder through.
  • 25
    Cleverley (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 25
    Powell (Man. United) misses the target.
  • 24
    Camora (CFR Cluj) takes the corner.
  • 23
    Camora (CFR Cluj) takes the corner.
  • 22
    Sougou (CFR Cluj) has an effort on goal.
    Modou Sougou is denied at the last by a sliding Scott Wootton who, after giving the ball away to Rui Pedro, was fortunate to get away with only conceding a corner.
  • 22
    Wootton (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 21
    Luís Alberto (CFR Cluj) misses the target.
  • 21
    Giggs (Man. United) makes a save.
  • 20
    Ivo Pinto (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
    A good leap and strong hand from Mário Felgueiras saves a certain goal as he cuts out Phil Jones' wonderful delivery from the right, denying several waiting red shirts.
  • 20
    Powell (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
  • 19
    Hernández (Man. United) is penalised for a foul on Piccolo (CFR Cluj).
  • 15
    Hernández (Man. United) is flagged for offside.
  • 15
    Cadú (CFR Cluj) makes a save.
  • 15
    Powell (Man. United) has an effort on goal.
    The effort from range is heavily deflected and falls to Javier Hernández, who is adjudged offside.
  • 14
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Cleverley (Man. United).
  • 12
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Büttner (Man. United).
  • 11
    Rooney (Man. United) misses the target.
    Alexander Büttner has a good dribble forward, picks out Tom Cleverley who inturn finds Wayne Rooney on the right. The striker cuts inside and blazes over on his left foot.
  • 9
    Camora (CFR Cluj) is penalised for a foul on Hernández (Man. United).
  • 9
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) takes the corner.
  • 9
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) takes the corner.
  • 8
    Rafael Bastos (CFR Cluj) has an effort on goal.
  • 8
    De Gea (Man. United) makes a save.
    David de Gea makes an unorthodox save to block the effort, which was deflected off Chris Smalling after the defender had condeded possession in a dangerous area.
  • 6
    Welbeck (Man. United) misses the target.
    Ryan Giggs whips in a near-post delivery, but the darting Danny Welbeck cannot turn his header inside the near post from the tight angle.
  • 6
    Giggs (Man. United) delivers the corner.
  • 3
    Büttner (Man. United) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ivo Pinto (CFR Cluj).
  • 1
    Cadú (CFR Cluj) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Welbeck (Man. United).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    CFR get the match started, and must achieve a better result at Old Trafford than Galatasaray AŞ manage in Braga if they are to leapfrog them into second place.

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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