Rostov v Man Utd Europa League game ends 1:1 (video)

Manchester United played a draw with FC Rostov in their Europa League last 16 first leg in Russia.

At the 35th minute of the meeting, United grabbed a vital away goal through Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s close-range finish following excellent work by Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Mkhitaryan was substituted in the second half.

The Swedish striker shot over the crossbar in the second half, before Rostov forward Aleksandr Bukharov latched on to Timofei Kalachev’s pass for the equaliser.

The return leg takes place at Old Trafford in Manchester on March 16 (kick-off 19:45 GMT).