Manchester United vs. Bayern Munich: 4 Defining Statistics from Their UCL Clash

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Manchester United vs. Bayern Munich: 4 Defining Statistics from Their UCL Clash
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Bastian Schweinsteiger and Ryan Giggs have a chat.

On Tuesday night, Manchester United surprised soccer fans all around the world, including many of their own, and earned a 1-1 tie against Bayern Munich. 

While it should be noted that Bayern controlled possession for nearly three-fourths of the game, and United looked solely to defend for most of the first half, bottling up Franck Ribery, Arjen Robben and Co. is no small feat.

That feat, though, was ultimately achieved, as United have given themselves a fighting chance to progress to the semifinals—something many people thought they would not be able to say after the first leg.

The following statistics demonstrate how United, against all odds, came away with a respectable result.

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