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Van Persie puts Man United through

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Robin van Persie scored a hat-trick as Manchester United kept their season alive by storming back to beat Olympiakos 3-0 and reach the Champions League quarter-finals on Wednesday. 

Manchester United's Dutch striker Robin van Persie takes a penalty to score the opening goal at Old Trafford in Manchester on March 18, 2014

United were left on the brink of elimination after losing the first leg of the last 16 tie 2-0, but on a stirring night at Old Trafford the Dutchman's treble took them into the last eight for the first time since 2011.

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