Bayern sink Man U

Express April 08, 2010

MANCHESTER: Bayern Munich have eliminated Manchester United on away goals for the UEFA Champions League semifinals despite losing 3-2 in their second leg away match.

United led 2-0 after seven minutes from goals by Darron Gibson and Nani. Man-U added another goal in the 41st minute to make it 3-0 before Ivica Olic pulled one back for Bayern in the 43rd.

United was reduced to 10 men in the 50th when Rafael da Silva was sent off after being shown a second yellow card for tugging at Franck Ribery. Arjen Robben scored a late volley in the 74th minute to send Bayern Munich into the Champions League semifinals.

Man U boss Sir Alex Ferguson's was clearly disappointed in his post match media conference.