The England team, Manchester United, is facing a heavy-duty confrontation when it hosts its Italian counterpart Milan , at 8 or 5 minutes, this evening, Thursday, at the “Old Trafford” stadium, the stronghold of the Red Devils, in the summit of the round of sixteen matches of the European League competition “Europalage” season. The current 2020-2021, and statistics reveal that Man United clashed with his rival Milan in 10 previous confrontations in various European competitions during the past years, where they met 5 times back and forth.
And achieved Manchester United win in five encounters against Milan from a total of 10 games earlier, compared with 5 wins for the Rossoneri.
Although Man United scored 5 wins over Milan, according to the official website of the Red Devils, he managed to qualify on one occasion only when he faced the Italian team in the 2010 UEFA Champions League.
Manchester United has happy memories when Milan hosted the last time at the “Old Trafford” stadium, in 2010, where the English team won four goals gratis, in the second leg of the Champions League final, signed by Wayne Rooney, two goals. Park Ji-sung, Darren Fletcher.
Manchester United had qualified for the round of 16 of the European League competition, after it was satisfied with the result of a negative draw with its guest, Real Sociedad, in the match that was held at Old Trafford in the second leg of the 32nd round of the European Alliance rivalry, for the ebb and flow season 2020-2021.
United had beaten Real Sociedad in the first leg, by four goals at the match, which was held at the “Juventus Arena”, in Turin, Italy .
The European League this year was a bit exceptional, especially in the group stage, which was played on a weekly basis, due to the late start of the tournament.
It is worth noting that Poland will host the final of the current version of the European League, on May 26.