UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE MEMORIES: Manchester United vs AS Roma
On This Day In 2007, Manchester United tore AS Roma apart with a 7-1 win in the UEFA Champions League quarterfinal second-leg match played at Old Trafford. Thanks to goals from Cristiano Ronaldo(44′, 49′), Alan Smith(17′, his first goal since November 2005), Wayne Rooney(19′), Michael Carrick(12′, 60′) and Patrice Evra(81′). Daniele De Rossi was also on target for the visitors. United won 8-3 on aggregate after losing 2-1 in the controversial first leg played at Stadio Olimpico. The Red Devils went on to reach the semi-finals of the competition where they lost 3-5 on aggregate to eventual champions AC Milan.