Manchester United vs Olympiakos: Champions League Live Score, Highlights, Report

Sam TigheWorld Football Tactics Lead WriterMarch 19, 2014

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Champions League—Old Trafford, Manchester.

Manchester United 3-0 Olympiakos

Scorers: RvP (24', 45', 51')



Manchester United qualified for the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals by beating Olympiakos 3-0 at Old Trafford on Wednesday night.

Robin van Persie scored a first-half brace and added a third early in the second half, converting a penalty, a free-kick and a sweeping finish after Wayne Rooney's low cross.

Olympiakos pressured for a winning (aggregate) goal late on but the Red Devils held firm.