Edinson Cavani jumped-in to defend his team-mate Mason Greenwood from Roma defenders Edinson Cavani scored a brace as United secured their...
|Edinson Cavani jumped-in to defend his team-mate Mason Greenwood from Roma defenders|
- Edinson Cavani scored a brace as United secured their Europa League final spot
- United lost 3-2 to Roma on the night but went through 8-5 after two thrilling legs
- Mason Greenwood was confronted by Mancini and Karsdorp during the game
- Cavani steamed in to protect the youngster, showing his leadership in the team
Edinson Cavani was goalscorer turned bodyguard on Thursday, after storming in to defend team-mate Mason Greenwood from a bust-up with Roma defenders.
The Uruguayan struck twice in the Italian capital as Manchester United booked their spot in the Europa League final, despite losing 3-2 on the night.
The 34-year-old has proved many doubters wrong by bagging 14 goals so far this season, and though his future at Old Trafford is uncertain he demonstrated his commitment to the United cause by backing-up a young team-mate.
|The Uruguayan was furious as Rick Karsdorp and Gianluca Mancini confronted Greenwood|