The whole world will be watching Tuesday night as Manchester United take on Real Madrid ( Live on FOX Soccer, 2 PM ET ) in a winner-take all Champions League knockout match.
So big is this game that you could be forgiven for thinking the Champions League ends here and now. It doesn't, and another team will punch its ticket on Tuesday night: Borussia Dortmund host Shakhtar Dontesk (Live on FOX Soccer Plus, 230 PM ET) in a game that is also expected to be a shootout.
But with the history hanging over this particular match, and the long run of classic battles between the two teams, it's understandable that the world's media has descended on this stadium overlooking the Salford Quays.
Swarms of fans were milling about Old Trafford on Monday, hoping to sneak a glimpse of the famous turf, and hundreds of cameramen showed up to film two unexpectedly light-hearted press conferences.
"Judging by the number of photographers at our practice today, it's a massive game," said Sir Alex Fergus...