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CR7 Show: Ronaldo powers Manchester United to a 2-1 win over Villarreal

Manchester United have defeated Villarreal 2-1 at Old Trafford to reignite their Champions League hopes of progression.

The match was tightly contested with the visitors creating more of the goal scoring opportunities. Alcar, Pino and Danjuma all tested David De Gea who somehow managed to thwart their shots with world class saves.

Although, Pablo Alcacer did manage to score past him but Villarreal’s joy was short lived after Alex Telles scored an outrageous goal to restore parity.

Telles goal opened up the game as both sides tried to score the match winning goals.

Villarreal huffed and puffed to score but De Gea stood firm and stopped everything throw at him. And in the closing minute, his exceptional display paid off as Cristiano Ronaldo scored delicious goal to put United 2-1 up in the 95th minute.

Ronaldo might have scored the man of the match will certainly go to David De Gea.

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