New fan footage from the Old Trafford stands has been released of Antony’s winning goal and it is incredible.
Manchester United managed to beat La Liga leaders Barcelona in an incredible two-legged tie which reached its climax on Thursday night. The match was tied at 2-2 going into the contest at Old Trafford with both sides looking to advance to the round of 16.
The game got off to a fiery start with Barcelona winning a penalty after a controversial decision from the referee, Robert Lewandowski stepped up and put his side ahead. But the Red Devils fought back, Fred levelled the game just after halftime before Antony scored the winning goal late on.
The scenes in the crowd were immense and one fan released brand new eagle-eye footage of the Brazilian wingers winning the goal. But supporters noticed and applauded how Bruno Fernandes reacted after, encouraging Antony to celebrate in front of the Manchester United faithful.
Antony’s winner against Barcelona from the stands 🤩🔴
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— United Zone (@ManUnitedZone_) February 23, 2023
The Red Devils must now face off against another Spanish opponent, Real Betis next month and it won’t be an easy contest. Betis are currently fifth in La Liga and flying high this year.