Manchester United have certainly shown this season they have a knack for pulling victory from the jaws of defeat - and that was never more obvious than during their narrow 3-2 victory over Braga in the Champions League last night.

2-0 down inside the first twenty minutes against the Portugese outfit and most Manchester United supporters could be forgiven for voicing their frustrations having seen their side stutter to victory in their opening two European games against Galatasaray and Cluj.

Braga forward Alan proved to be the Red Devils nemesis as he scored twice inside the first twenty minutes to stun Old Trafford and prompt memories of their disastrous European campaign last season.

However an inspired brace for Javier Hernandez and an effort from Jonny Evans in the middle rescued Sir Alex Ferguson's side to ensure they maintain a healthy position atop Group H. Here are the best pictures from an eventful night in Manchester.

The teams come out on to the pitch for another European night at Old Trafford (Getty Images)


Manchester United look dazed as they fall behind early on to an Alan strike (Getty Images)


Wayne Rooney can't quite believe his eyes as Manchester United go two behind (Getty Images)


Javier Hernandez puts United on the comeback trail with a goal just five minutes after the Red Devils fell two behind (Getty Images)


Alexander Buttner looks to atone for his early error in the build up to Braga's goal (Getty Images)


Jonny Evans pulls Manchester United level in the second half (Getty Images)

Hernandez rounds off a fine day at the office with his second of the match (Getty Images)


It's all smiles for Rio Ferdinand as Manchester United maintain their unbeaten start against Braga (Getty Images)


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