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Real Madrid progress in controversial fashion

A controversial red card to Nani changed the Champions League tie between Manchester United and Real Madrid, with the latter progressing on the back of two second half goals.

Manchester United vs. Real Madrid: Lineups

Alex Ferguson has stunningly picked Nani for his Manchester United team, while also leaving out Wayne Rooney in favor of Ryan Giggs. Gonzalo Higuain for Karim Benzema is the only change of note for Real Madrid.

United's position is deceptively weak

Manchester United's position isn't as strong as it looks - they'll be drawn into relentless attacking if they want to get through, which will suit Real Madrid just fine.

You should probably watch United-Madrid

With Manchester United having earned a 1-1 draw at the Bernabeu, Real Madrid need to attack at Old Trafford. Expect some goals in their UEFA Champions League clash.

Don't expect Madrid or United to sit back

The best match of the round gets played Tuesday, when Real Madrid go to Old Trafford needing to score to advance past Manchester United.

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