David De Gea Was Manchester United's Real Hero vs. Olympiakos

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There were several standout performers for Manchester United against Olympiakos on Wednesday. Ryan Giggs rolled back the years for another vintage outing, Wayne Rooney and Danny Welbeck fizzed around the final third effectively, while Robin van Persie scored a hat-trick.

But for all United's attacking efforts, my man of the match—and the biggest difference between United being in the quarter-finals and not—was their goalkeeper, David de Gea.

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