Manchester United gained revenge for last year's 2-1 loss to Benfica in Lisbon that knocked it out of the UEFA Champions League at the group stage with a 1-0 win at the Estadio da Luz on Tuesday
United won the match on the second day of group play thanks to a stunning shot by French striker Louis Saha
-- its first away win in the
competition in nearly three years.
Arsenal and Lyon are the only other teams in Groups E-H with six points after two games.
The Gunners beat Porto, 2-0, at home. Alexandr Hleb
and Thierry Henry
scored in the night's other Anglo-Portuguese clash.
"The team has a lot of
potential and is getting stronger in every game," Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said.
Lyon, which defeated Real Madrid, 2-0, in its opening game at home, won, 3-0, at Steaua Bucharest.
Brazilian forward Fred
, Portuguese midfielder Tiago
and young Frenchman Karim
scored for the five-time defending French league champions.
Real Madrid got its first win in the Champions League campaign with a 5-1 victory over Dynamo Kiev. It was up,
3-0, at halftime on goals by Dutchman Ruud van Nistelrooy
, captain Raul
, and Raul and Van Nistelrooy each added another after the break. UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
(Day 2, Tuesday) Group E
Real Madrid 5 Dynamo Kiev 1
0 Lyon 3 Group F
Benfica 0 Man. Utd. 1
Celtic 1 FC Copenhagen 0 Group G
FC Porto 0 CSKA Moscow
Hamburg 1 Arsenal 2 Group H
AEK Athens 1 Anderlecht 1
Lille 0 AC Milan 0
In Wednesday's Champions League action, England champion
Chelsea faces Levski Sofia, live on ESPN2 at 2:30 pm ET. Click here
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