The Greek champions sealed a memorable win against the Red Devils in Piraeus on Tuesday, but their coach insists his side must fight to "make history" at Old Trafford
The Greek champions secured an impressive win in Athens on Tuesday thanks to goals from Alejandro Dominguez and Joel Campbell to put them in full control of their last-16 tie against the reigning Premier League title-holders.
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"To beat a great side like United in the manner we beat them is very special. I can't hide my joy. I feel proud of my players. It was a great moment for us," he told Uefa's official website after the match.
"But we must look ahead to the second leg. We still have the match at Old Trafford. We expect a different United at Old Trafford, we have huge respect for them.
"Anyone who thinks 2-0 is enough to qualify is mistaken: 2-0 is not enough to get through against United at Old Trafford. We have to keep on working to make it through and make history.
"Our team is becoming more and more of a team as time goes on. We were preparing for this game for a long time in silence.
"We picked the best moment to show that Greek football is alive and kicking, and nd that Olympiakos can take on great sides like United.
"[Wayne] Rooney and [Robin] van Persie are great players and we are glad we beat them today. But the second leg is still to come."