Raphael Varane , Real Madridai??i??s young center back and latest sensation put in another methodical performance against Manchester United on Tuesday helping his side keep the likes of Robin Van Persie and Nani quite for long periods. Tipped to become one of the best in his position, can the young Frenchman be the answer to Los Blancosai??i??s search of a stable, long-serving center back partnership?

MANCHESTER UNITED v REAL MADRID Old Trafford, Manchester March 5, 2013; 19:45 GMT *** You could be forgiven if you thought that everything today is either red or white. Finally its here. Manchester United v Real Madrid. Cristiano Ronaldo’s first appearance at Old Trafford after leaving for Real Madrid. Ryan Giggs’ 1000th football match. The most successful coach in modern football v the man expected to replace him at the top. United in pursuit of another treble. Real Madrid desperate for La Decima. You can pick a multitude of themes from the most glamorous encounter in European football so far this season. We pick the tactics and the way both teams would approach each other in this decisive clash at the Theatre of Dreams. Team News and Tactical Brief Manchester United This one is perhaps Fergusonai??i??s biggest test of the season, getting the line ups, formations and tactics spot on is a herculean task but United canai??i??t afford to slip-up. […]