Manchester United left it late to record a 2-1 victory against Juventus on Wednesday night and fans were delighted with the performance of an unlikely hero.

The win means Jose Mourinho’s sides destiny within the Champions League is now in their own hands as they currently occupy second spot with games against Valencia and BSC Young Boys.

Things did not look good for the Old Trafford outfit when former star Cristiano Ronaldo struck an exquisite volley past David de Gea midway through the second half.

However, the Red Devils did not give up and managed to grab two goals inside the last five minutes to give themselves a memorable win in Turin.

Juan Mata levelled the tie with a fine free-kick before Paul Pogba helped bundle the ball across the line with the help of Alex Sandro to give them all three points.

Fans were ecstatic with the result and the performance of one man in particular on social media.

Supporters took to Twitter to laud about the display of Victor Lindelof as he managed to put on a class showing to keep the Italian outfit at bay.

Alongside Chris Smalling, the Sweden international defender made important decisions throughout the game and is starting to impress.

Fans all shared the same opinions of the unlikely hero, stating that Lindelof had been exceptional and are finally seeing the class player that he was supposed to become a while ago.

Here are some of their reactions:

 

 

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