MANCHESTER, England -- Three thoughts on Manchester United's 2-1 win vs. CSKA Moscow in the UEFA Champions League.
1. Comeback win seals top spot for Man United
It would have taken the most disastrous result in Manchester United's European history to dump them out of the Champions League and, despite CSKA Moscow taking a surprise lead, it never looked like happening.
With one eye on Manchester City's visit on Sunday, Jose Mourinho felt confident enough to make six changes to the team that beat Arsenal....
Manchester United came from behind to beat CSKA Moscow and top their Champions League group as Jose Mourinho's men took their unbeaten home run to a club record-equalling 40th match.
It always appeared a case of when rather than if United would progress to the round of 16 for the first time since 2013-14, despite their winning start to Group A ending with the last-gasp defeat at Basel in the previous group game.
Not even Alan Dzagoev's controversial opener had the Old Trafford faithful concerned...