Chicharito the hero as Manchester United claim a thrilling 3-2 win over Braga

Manchester United 3 – Braga 2 (Champions League, October 23, 2012) (Alternative highlights) Braga got off to a sensational start at Old Trafford as Alan headed home a Viana cross after just two minutes. United were facing a major challenge in the 20th minute when Eder tricked his way free down the left hand side and his cutback was converted by Alan. The Red Devils halved the scoreboard in the 25th minute when Javier Hernandez headed in a goal at the back post from Kagawa’s cross. On the hour mark United levelled as Jonny Evans bundled home a van Persie corner. United moved 3-2 ahead in the 75th when a delighting right wing cross from Cleverley was header home by Chicharito.

GIF: Javier Hernandez’s winner v Braga

Picture: Brilliant! A Braga fan waves a Manchester City shirt at Old Trafford

Sir Alex Ferguson and Darren Fletcher vow to stop goal-rot.

Strikers saved us – Sir Alex Ferguson.

Lucky Dave! When De Gea’s ambitious pass through two Braga attackers nearly went wrong

Alexander Buttner looking to learn from Patrice Evra.

GIF: Robin van Persie’s skill v Braga in lead up to first Chicharito goal.

GIF: Nuts! Wayne Rooney v Braga.