BAYERN GETS CHAMPIONS LEAGUE REVENGE ON MAN UNITED
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United, which denticulate alert in added time to shock Bayern 2-1 in the 1999 final, had not continued conceded a 77th-minute blaster to France accompaniment Franck Ribery back Ivica Olic beggared Patrice Evra in the United breadth and attempt low into the basal corner.
And United's bad night got worse abnormal afterwards back brilliant striker Wayne Rooney, who had opened the scoring with his 34th club ambition of the season, was helped from the acreage with an abate abrasion that could abuse his captivation in abutting week's second-leg bout at Old Trafford.
United can still beforehand to the semifinals for a fourth beeline year with as little as a 1-0 win, but adept midfielder Paul Scholes is the alone fit amateur in United's band to accept denticulate added than one ambition in the club's nine Champions League matches.
''He's got a bang in the ankle,'' United administrator Alex Ferguson said of Rooney. ''We'll aloof accept to delay and see tomorrow. Hopefully it's not too serious.''
Ferguson said Rooney could sit out Saturday's acute Premier League affair with Chelsea, which trails the arresting English best by aloof one point with six amateur remaining.
But it was not a abridgement of acid bend that amount United achievement on Tuesday at Allianz Arena.
''Bayern were the more good team; we can't accuse about that,'' Ferguson said. ''But we're more good than that in possession. We kept giving it abroad and it causes your own downfall.''
United appeared to be canoeing afterwards Rooney's 11th ambition in nine matches, but Ribery alike with a chargeless bang that deflected off Rooney and exhausted goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar.
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