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UEFA Champions League

Sevilla stun Manchester United, Roma advance

  • Sevilla score late to defeat Manchester United in Round of 16
  • Substitute Wissam Ben Yedder the hero for the Spanish club
  • Edin Dzeko winner lifts Roma past ten-man Shakhtar Donetsk

Manchester United hosted Sevilla, while Roma took on Shakhtar Donetsk in Round of 16, second leg matches in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday.

At Old Trafford, Wissam Ben Yedder was the Sevilla hero, as he came off the substitutes’ bench to break a goalless aggregate deadlock and secure the Spanish club’s spot in the quarter-finals for the first time with a 2-1 victory over Manchester United. Romelu Lukaku’s late reply proved only a consolation for Jose Mourinho’s side.

In Rome, a second-half strike by Edin Dzeko ensured Roma advanced to the last eight on the away goals rule after a 2-2 aggregate draw with Shakhtar Donetsk, who finished the 1-0 defeat at the Stadio Olimpico with ten men after Ivan Ordets was sent off. breaks down the biggest moments of Tuesday's matches with a photo gallery.

The winner of the 2017/18 UEFA Champions League will represent Europe at the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2018 at the end of the year.

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