United 2 CSKA Moscow 1 - Post-Match Fascinating Facts
Following the narrow win over CSKA Moscow, a win that guaranteed Manchester United topped the group and qualified for the knockout stages of the Champions League, we`ve uncovered a few interesting facts and figures.
• The victory against CSKA Moscow, at Old Trafford, stretched Manchester United`s unbeaten run at Old Trafford to 40 games, equalling their longest ever run, avoiding defeat against Manchester City, on Sunday, will set a new club record.
• This season, Manchester United have conceded just 1 goal in their 7 Premier League games at Old Trafford, in 4 games in the other competitions, Champions League and EFL Cup, they`ve conceded double that.
• Marcus Rashford continues to make waves for all the right reasons, the young striker has been involved in 14 goals in all competitions this season, scoring 8 and providing 6 assists, that`s just one short of the 15 goals he was involved with in the whole of last season, 11 goals and 4 assists.
• CSKA Moscow haven`t, after the defeat at Old Trafford, kept a clean-sheet in any of their last 17 Champions League away games. The last time they kept a clean-sheet away from home in a Champions League fixture was in November 2011, against Trabzonspor.