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UCL: Young Boys stun 10-man United despite Ronaldo’s goal, Sevilla hold Salzburg

MANCHESTER United got their UEFA Champions League campaign off to a disastrous start on Tuesday night, losing 2-1 to Young Boys in Bern, Switzerland.

The Red Devils deservedly fell to their first defeat of the season in all competitions, following a poor display for most of the game.

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his third goal in only two games since his return to United, but two second-half goals from Young Boys earned the Swiss champions a massive win.

Ronaldo shot United ahead in the 13th minute when he swept home a delicious ball from his fellow Portuguese Bruno Fernandes.

The goal sparked the hosts to life and they created the better chances against a flat United side.

Aaron Wan-Bissaka was sent off in the 35th minute for a bad foul and Young Boys took full advantage, ramping up the pressure.

The hosts were finally rewarded for their efforts in the 66th minute when Nicolas Ngamaleu scored their equaliser from close range.

United looked to be holding on for a point until the fifth minute of injury time when substitute Jesse Lingard’s underweighted back pass was intercepted by Jordan Siebatcheu, who beat David De Gea with the last kick of the game.

In the other early kick-off on Tuesday, it was a game of penalties as four were awarded and two scored, with Sevilla and Red Bull Salzburg ending it 1-1.

Salzburg were awarded two penalties in the first 37 minutes but Karim Adeyemi missed the first one before Luca Sucic scored the second one, then missed the third one.

Ivan Rakitic equalised for hosts Sevilla with a penalty of his own in the 42nd minute.

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