How many times Manchester United been champions of Europe?
The UEFA Champions League is the ultimate club competition in European football and Manchester United have won the trophy three times. United first played in the European Cup in 1956.
Who won the European Super Cup 2008?
Zenit capped a memorable summer for Russian football with a fine display of passing football to defeat Manchester United 2-1 in Monaco.
Did Manchester United win UEFA Super Cup 2008?
It was Manchester United’s third European Cup final after 1968 and 1999, while it was Chelsea’s first. Manchester United won the match 6–5 on penalties, following a 1–1 draw after extra time.
Who won the Super Cup in 2009?
2009 UEFA Super Cup/Champion
When was the last time Man U won the Premier League?
The 2012-13 season was the last time Manchester United won the Premier League. They finished 11 points clear of second-place Manchester City, having secured the title with four games to spare.
Who was the winner of the UEFA Super Cup in 2008?
The 2008 competition was contested by Manchester United of England, who won the 2007–08 UEFA Champions League, and Zenit Saint Petersburg of Russia, the winners of the 2007–08 UEFA Cup. The match was played on 29 August 2008 at the Stade Louis II in Monaco .
How did Manchester United win the Champions League in 2008?
United were awarded a penalty in the first minute, but Ronaldo sent the ball wide, hitting the stanchion behind the goal. That was as close as either team got to a goal in the first leg and it ended 0–0. The second leg at Old Trafford was a game of higher tempo, which United won 1–0 thanks to a goal from Paul Scholes after 14 minutes.
How many times has Manchester United won the European Cup?
The competition in which the club has had the most success is the European Cup (now known as the UEFA Champions League); they have won three European Cups, the first of which came in 1968; this win made them the first English club to win the European Cup. The other two victories came in 1999 and 2008.
Who was the manager of Manchester United in 1968?
Manager Matt Busby was seriously injured in the crash and almost died as a result, but he rebuilt the team, and in May 1968, Manchester United became the first English winners of the European Cup, beating Benfica 4–1 in the 1968 European Cup Final.