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Cristiano Ronaldo To The Rescue Again As Man-U Came From Behind Against Atalanta

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Cristiano Ronaldo headed in a cracking winning goal as Manchester United completed a 3-2  Champions League comeback win against Atlanta on Wednesday. The Italian Seria club dominated the first half with a 15th minutes strike by Croatian midfielder and former Chelsea man Mario Pasalic before Merih Demiral doubled their lead as he headed home from a corner. The pressure was on the manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær and his halftime team talk seemed to spur his players into action after Marcus Rashford pulled one back and Harry Maguire hit the equalizer.

Then came the ‘Ronaldo moment’ as he capped a sensational Man Utd comeback with a header with nine minutes to play.

Ronaldo is already the all-time leading goalscorer and appearance holder in the Champions League, and his header against Atalanta took his tally of opponents scored against in the Champions League to 39.

Victory for United this evening has taken them to the top of Group F.

 

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