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Manchester United reached the Europa League round of 16 on Thursday at Old Trafford with a goalless draw against Real Sociedad

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer led 4-0 in the first leg and knew that his team would not have surrendered, but named a strong team that included Bruno Fernandes and Anthony Martial

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Sociedad had the chance to make an unlikely comeback when Daniel James faced an awkward challenge in 13th grade Captain Mikel Oyarzabal was awarded a penalty in the minute, but managed to shoot the free kick high and wide

United then had a chance to improve their lead Bruno Fernandes hit the bar within 24 minutes when he saw Sociedad goalkeeper Alex Remiro from his line

James saved Remiro with a header after Fernandes shot in 36 Minute

Both teams made three changes at halftime, perhaps taking into account United’s four-goal advantage from the first leg and national interests

At the start of the second half, Marcus Rashford narrowly canceled a free kick for United, and Modibo Sagnan headed for the visitors against the crossbar as both sides tried to break the impasse

Substitute Axel Tuanzebe had ruled out a fixed goal from VAR 63 minutes after Victor Lindelof fouled Jon Bautista during set-up

By the end of the game, Shola Shoretire was introduced after 76 minutes and became United’s youngest player in a European game at 17 years and 23 days

“Shola has some skills and traits that we believe will make him a very good player here,” said Solskjaer. “A platform tonight, just 15 minutes, something to build on”

Solskjaer said United were determined to go further than they did last year when they reached the Europa League, FA Cup and League Cup semi-finals, and they lost to Manchester City in this year’s League Cup semi-finals too

“To get to the semifinals in a competition you’re so close. We had three of these, we lost one, so this group knows what it feels like to go further, but if you’ve failed before You want to do better “

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Manchester United reached the Europa League round of 16 on Thursday at Old Trafford with a goalless draw against Real Sociedad

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