Who did Man United play in 2008 Champions?


Who did Man United play in 2008 Champions?

It was contested by Manchester United and Chelsea, making it an all-English final for the first time in the history of the competition; it was only the third time that two clubs from the same country had contested the final, after 2000 and 2003.

What cups did Man U win in 2008?

United’s title triumph of 2008/09 was achieved despite a slow start to the campaign and the rigours of fighting for seven trophies (the Club World Cup, Champions League, Premier League, FA Cup, League Cup, UEFA Super Cup and Community Shield).

When last did Manchester United carry Champions League?

After their Champions League wins in 1999 and 2008, Manchester United competed as a UEFA representative at the 2000 FIFA Club World Championship and the 2008 FIFA Club World Cup….Manchester United F.C. in European football.

Champions League 3 1968 1999 2008
Europa League 1 2017
Cup Winners’ Cup 1 1991
Super Cup 1 1991

Who won the 2007 2008 UCL?

Manchester United F.C.2007–08 UEFA Champions League / Champion

Who is the best defender in Champions League history?

Top 5 Defenders with the most champions league goals:

  • #5 Ronaldo Koeman (13 Goals)
  • #4 Sergio Ramos (15 Goals)
  • #3 Ivan Helguera (15 Goals)
  • #2 Roberto Carlos (16 Goals)
  • #1 Gerard Pique (16 Goals)

How much money did Manchester United and Chelsea win the Champions League?

In addition to prize money received from earlier in the competition, Manchester United received € 7 million for winning the final, while Chelsea received €4 million.

Who did Chelsea play in the Champions League semi-finals against?

Chelsea faced fellow English club Liverpool in the semi-finals. This was the fourth year in succession that these teams had met in the Champions League, following semi-final meetings in 2004–05 and 2006–07, and two group stage matches in 2005–06.

Why is United’s win over Chelsea so significant?

United manager Sir Alex Ferguson said his side deserved to win the game despite Chelsea performing better in the second half, and acknowledged the historical significance of the win, which came 40 years after the club’s first European Cup title and 50 years after the Munich air disaster.

Who are the players in and out of the Chelsea squad?

Belletti (in) – Makelele (out) . Nani (in) – Rooney (out) . Anelka (in) – J.Cole (out) . Kalou (in) – Malouda (out) .