The Frenchman‚Äôs one clear objective is that the Reds do not miss an opportunity to "show who we really are‚ÄĚ, whilst it is also tempting to ponder what effect victory over two legs against Real could have on United's season.
‚ÄúIt could lift everyone,‚ÄĚ Evra told Inside United. ‚ÄúIf we can beat Madrid then the response it provides for other teams is important. Don‚Äôt forget, last year we were knocked out in the first stage of the Champions League and maybe people have that image of Manchester United in Europe. We have to change that.
"That‚Äôs why I think this is the perfect year to show who we really are. We can‚Äôt miss this opportunity to show ourselves, it would be a massive disappointment.‚ÄĚ