Manchester United will have no safety net at Old Trafford in three weeks' time after they ground out a goalless draw in their Champions League last-16 meeting with Marseille at the Stade Velodrome.
United have failed to clinch victory from similar positions before.
But they will still be favourites to progress against a limited Marseille outfit, even if life would have been so much better had a Darren Fletcher snapshot been able to break the deadlock in a drab contest.
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