Sevilla knock Manchester United out of the UCL

Manchester United were thumped out of the Champions League at the last-16 stage after a terrible performance ended in a 2-1 home thrashing by Sevilla.

Substitute Wissam Ben Yedder was the match-winner for the Spanish side, shooting from inside the region only two minutes after coming on and heading in at the back post from a corner.

Subsequent to posturing little danger in the goalless first leg, United again looked second best against the La Liga side, however Marouane Fellaini’s pounding exertion drew Sergio Rico into a save and the away goalkeeper kept out Jesse Lingard’s low strike.

Romelu Lukaku lashed home from close range with seven minutes remaining, however it turned out to be a little too late.

United leave the competition alongside Tottenham, however Premier League leaders Manchester City and Liverpool advanced to Friday’s last-8 draw. Chelsea can go along with them if they beat Barcelona on Wednesday.

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