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USMNT's Jordan Pefok Scores Dramatic Winner in Champions League vs. Man United

Jordan Pefok's introduction to the Champions League spotlight upstaged Cristiano Ronaldo's return to it for Manchester United.

The U.S. men's national team forward, a halftime substitute, scored in the fifth minute of second-half stoppage time to deliver Young Boys a sensational 2–1 win over Man United to open group play on Tuesday. United, which was reduced to 10 men after an Aaron Wan-Bissaka, had led through a Ronaldo goal in the 13th minute, but it failed to build on that in enemy territory.

When it seemed like the sides would settle for a draw, an awful Jesse Lingard giveaway gift-wrapped a chance for Pefok, and he took it well to make a winner out of Young Boys and its coach, German-American David Wagner.