It is different with Arsenal that can go to the next Phase of Champion League, Manchester United that also become candidate from England has to pass difficult way. Stand on the second place of group with 5 points, Red Devils has to win the game against Otelul Galati. This winning will ensure MU to get 8 points to cut the possibility to face Benefica. But This winning will useless if Benevica get victory over Basel. By that way, Benefica and MU will fight each other to be able play in the next phase of Champion League.
Manchester United has bad note in defense area. The prove is when they were humiliated by Manchester City in Old Trafford 1-6. However they still be strong team for Otelul galati. As long as play in this Champion League, the Rumanian football team doesn't get any point. It just score 2 goals of Seven game in Europe Stage. Even they have conceded 18 goals in their home for 8 games.
Meanwhile Manchester United Manager, Sir Alex Fergusson stated that victory over Otelul Galati is something has to be gotten, "No doubt we should be able to win Wednesday. We're playing at home and I hope we win. If we do that, then our fate will be determined our own time against Benfica at home," Fergie said as reported by the team's official site.
Beside that he also confidence in facing the possibility to face Benefica. He stated that Benefica is shaky due to it's manager departure to Humburg. "I hope Benfica beat Basel (next Wednesday) where they were a little shaky because of his coach Thorsten Fink move to Hamburg. We expect to win, when we were against Benfica at home. It would be a determination for us," completion.