8 Apr 2010

Bayern Munich knock out United

9:05 am on 8 April 2010

Bayern Munich has qualified for the semi-finals in European football's Champions League despite losing 3-2 at Manchester United.

The German side progressed on the away goals rule as the tie finished 4-4 on aggregate after United had led 3-0 before losing their young Brazilian Rafael, who was sent off early in after being shown a second yellow card.

Bayern - whose decisive goal came from the returning Dutch winger Arjen Robben - are the irst German side to reach the last four in eight years.

And England will have no representatives in the semi-finals for the first time in seven years.