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VIDEO: Magic Mata assist sets up Smalling to put Man United ahead

Manchester United FC v VfL Wolfsburg - UEFA Champions League

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: Diego Benaglio of VfL Wolfsburg (1) looks dejected as Chris Smalling of Manchester United celebrates as he scores their second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group B match between Manchester United FC and VfL Wolfsburg at Old Trafford on September 30, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

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Manchester United dragged themselves in front against Wolfsburg in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday and Juan Mata was at the heart of it.

Mata drew United level with a penalty kick in the first half and then in the 53rd minute he produced a moment of magic to help them go ahead.

[ VIDEO: Wolfsburg ahead at United ]

The ball found its way to him on the edge of the box and he carved open Wolfsburg’s defense with a cheeky flick from his back heel. That set up Chris Smalling inside the six-yard box and the center back poked United into the lead. 2-1.

Watch the video below to see United’s Spanish wizard set up the goal. Majestic.

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