What the papers say
A look at what is making the back-page headlines in today's national newspapers:
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THE SUN: Alex Ferguson was 'distraught' as 10-man United crashed out of the Champions League. Also: Chelsea have ramped up the pressure on Rafa Benitez to secure a top-four finish.
DAILY MAIL: Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson reacted with fury as his side crashed out of the Champions League last night - victims of a cruel and undeserved sending off. Also: Tottenham skipper Michael Dawson is back on the England radar almost two years after his last cap.
DAILY MIRROR: Manchester United's Treble dream died as Cristiano Ronaldo scored on his return to Old Trafford. Also: Georgios Samaras is calling on Turkish referee Firat Aydinus to ensure Celtic are not bundled out of the Champions League unfairly tonight.
DAILY EXPRESS: Cristiano Ronaldo broke Manchester United's hearts last night after Nani's sending off swung a tight game Madrid's way. Also: It was a crying shame that on a night when we should have been talking about the exploits of two of Europe's finest football teams, it was the referee who became the big talking point.
DAILY STAR: Manchester United crashed out of the Champions League last night after a controversial red card for Nani. Also: Stuart Pearce has admitted Jack Wilshere will NOT play for his Young Lions this summer.
THE DAILY TELEGRAPH: This was a good game ruined by a bad referee. A terrible decision by Cuneyt Cakir, sending off Nani for accidentally catching Alvaro Arbeloa, rightly enraged Manchester United players, who surrounded the Turkish official at the end. Good luck to Turkish Airlines renewing that United contract. Also: The Old Trafford public announcement system was playing 'Should I Stay or Should I Go?' by The Clash as news of Wayne Rooney's absence from the Manchester United team seeped out just before 6.45pm last night. It was purely coincidental, of course, but it could not have been more appropriate.
THE TIMES: Sir Alex Ferguson was left seething with rage as Manchester United's Champions League dreams were crushed by Cristiano Ronaldo on a dramatic night at Old Trafford, when a hugely controversial decision to send off Nani helped to sweep Real Madrid into the quarter-finals. Also: Neil Lennon, the Celtic manager, accused Antonio Conte of "talking rubbish" yesterday, as the row over how the Italian side defended in Glasgow three weeks ago continued to dominate the club's Champions League round-of-16 tie.
THE GUARDIAN: It was a night, ultimately, that can be added to the list of Sir Alex Ferguson's more harrowing moments as Manchester United's manager. Also: Only an astonishing second-leg comeback from Celtic would alter the discussion around their tie with Juventus.
THE INDEPENDENT: In his day job the Turkish referee Cuneyt Cakir is an insurance agent so he will be well aware of the arbitrary, irrational mishaps that can blight the ordinary lives of everyday folk. He is supposed to be the man who offers mitigation against them, but last night he turned into the force that wreaks the havoc. Also: The game was fewer than 15 minutes old and Wayne Rooney, in his new maroon substitutes' vest, was down near the corner flag with Ashley Young, staring at the action with an intensity which looked like him disguising the fact that his omission from Manchester United's biggest match in a year a half was searing through his head.