Bern, Switzerland.- The beginning of the UEFA Champions League presented one of the most surprising moments of this day 1 of the group stage. Manchester United, with Cristiano Ronaldo as a starter, it fell surprisingly with the Young Boys of Switzerland in the last gasp of the game.
The hostilities at the Stade de Suisse began in favor of the Red Devills through the Commander, who reached the far post to finish off a serve from the Spanish Bruno Fernández and thus was the first to score in the 2021-22 season, for United.
The local team was observed in a fighting and competitive way despite the fact that it was against the ropes during the first half, although that cause was not able to take advantage of the English team that received the tie at 66 ‘, through the boots of Moumi Bgamaleu.
A center shot to the area of the small area, the forward managed to point the moon to beat the Spaniard David de Gea, and in this way the scoreboard was placed on tables, at the same time beginning to overflow the illusion of a probable comeback at home .
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The Swiss drowned the English for more than 20 minutes that the possible winning goal was very close to appearing, typical of falling on the last ball in the United goalkeeper’s area, which was caused by a blunder by Jesse Lingard.
When he wanted to go out playing with David de Gea, his return was intercepted by Jordan Siebatcheu and in front of the frame he did not spare Manchester, to specify the first victory of the club in this periodization of the UEFA Champions League and start the first round on a firm footing.
In this match, Cristiano Ronaldo managed to tie former goalkeeper Iker Casillas as the player with the most performances in the Champions League. With more than 177 official commitments, the Portuguese star was at the top and by September 29, receiving Villarreal, he would make history as the only one to play more games in the international tournament.