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Manchester United extend their unbeaten run as they defeated AC Milan

Manchester United have now progressed to the next phase of the ongoing Europa league competition this season, following their well deserved victory against AC Milan on Thursday night.

AC Milan who played host to Manchester United at their home ground (San Siro stadium), were unable to find the back of the net in order to draw the game into level as they were down by a goal to nil.

Here are the records we captured from Thursday's night Europa league clash between AC Milan against Manchester United.

1. Manchester United extent their unbeaten run to 14 matches unbeaten; the last time Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's team lost was 27th January 2021, when they were defeated by Sheffield united at Old Trafford. The match ended by two goals to one in favour of the visiting team.

Ever since then, Manchester United have not tested defeat.

2. Manchester United still have not lost an away match this season; despite the disappointing 6-1 defeat at Old Trafford by Tottenham on the opening day of the 2020/2021 season, Manchester United still have not tested defeat in any away match played so far.

3. Paul Pogba set a record of being Manchester United substitute that scored in just two minutes on the day of return. Paul Pogba's come back to the team has won Manchester United a space to partake in the ongoing europa league competition, Just two minutes of replacing Marcus Rashford, Paul Pogba scored from a crucial angle. His goal was enough to seal their victory and book for another round.

4. Dean Henderson impressive form continues as he kept another clean sheet record on Thursday night. Henderson is enjoying life at Manchester United with fine saves against Manchester City and AC Milan.

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