Manchester United aiming to ensure progress into Europa League last 16. Manchester United XI: Romero, Young, Bailly, Smalling, Blind, Carrick, Pogba, Fellaini, Mata, Mkhitaryan, Ibrahimovic Saint-Etienne XI: Ruffier, Malcuit, Theophile-Catherine, Perrin, Pogba, Veretout, Pajot, Hamouma, Saivet, Monnet-Paquet, Beric. Mkhitaryan opened the scoring after 15 minutes after connecting with Mata's cross. The Armenian was withdrawn soon after after seemingly suffering a thigh injury. Jubilation for United, but despair for Saint-Etienne. A dreadful first half, in truth. United have been the better side but they have created little, while Saint-Etienne have not troubled Romero whatsoever. Henrikh Mkhitaryan's
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