ESPN FC’s Shaka Hislop praises Amad Diallo’s influence on and off the ball in Man United’s draw with AC Milan (1:38)

Manchester United allowed a late away goal to draw 1-1 with AC Milan in the Europa League round of 16 at Old Trafford

Amad Diallo scored in the 50 Minute, his first goal for the United senior team, but his milestone was exceeded seconds before the final whistle by a header from Simon Kjaer

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18-year-old Diallo, who joined the club from Atalanta in January, made headlines with his appearances in the United States’ U23 side and made an immediate impression after coming on as a substitute in the second half on Thursday In the 50 In the minute he took a well-placed header out of reach of Gianluigi Donnarumma

The record marked the Ivorian’s first attempt to score for United and made him the youngest non-British player to ever score for the club in a major European competition

United, who is in the 11th In the minute, saw a goal from Franck Kessie, which was excluded after a VAR check for handball, seemed to survive the game without allowing a critical away goal, but Kjaer lost his marker and drove his header hard and hard at Dean in stoppage time Henderson passed to give Milan a slight advantage in the second leg

It was the first United conceded goal in any competition in 503 minutes, and it means work will be suspended for next week’s second leg

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer spoke to BT Sport after the game and said Kjaer’s goal will make the second leg more difficult

“That makes it more difficult, but it should always go to the second game,” said Solskjaer. “Henderson can of course save it, but we should have attacked the ball

“We were far from it today. We were too slow with possession, it is difficult to play a game like Manchester City at times”

To Diallo’s appearance, Solskjaer added: “Diallo is creative, plays a nice goal with the freedom Amad, he still has a lot to learn and will be better for it”

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