The Red Devils defeated the Wolves in the first match of the UEFA semi-finals with a score of 6: 2. The match took place at Old Trafford on April 29.
The score in the game was opened in the 9th minute by the midfielder of “MU” B. Fernandes, on the 15th minute the guests’ midfielder L. Pellegrini was crushed from the penalty spot. Roma forward E. Dzeko brought his own club forward in the 34th minute. In the 48th minute, the club’s Uruguayan striker from Manchester E. Cavani equalized the score again, and on the 64th brought the Red Devils ahead. In the 71st minute, Fernandes scored a double, crushing a penalty. Four minutes later, the Frenchman P. Pogba crushed the fifth goal into the Volkov goal. M. Greenwood completed the rout in the 86th minute.
Note that by the 37th minute, the Italians made 3 forced replacements due to injuries. Midfielder J. Veretu, goalkeeper P. Lopez and midfielder L. Spinazzola retired from the field. Instead, G. Villar (5th minute), A. Mirante (28th) and B. Perez (37th), respectively, entered the field.
The return leg will take place in Rome on 6 May.