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Rousing night for Champions League underdogs

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Manchester United showed great spirit in a 1-1 draw with holders Bayern Munich in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final on Tuesday while Atletico Madrid gained the upper hand against Barcelona. 

Manchester United's Nemanja Vidic (2nd R) celebrates scoring the opening goal with teammate Shinji Kagawa during their UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg match against Bayern Munich, at Old Trafford in Manchester, on April 1, 2014

United led at Old Trafford through a Nemanja Vidic header, and while Bastian Schweinsteiger soon got a precious away goal for Bayern, the ailing Premier League champions will have been boosted by the nature of their performance against their much-fancied opponents.

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