Pic: Somehow TV3 thought Manchester United went 5-0 up on aggregate tonight 8 years ago

Pic: Somehow TV3 thought Manchester United went 5-0 up on aggregate tonight

As far as we know, the group stages are not two-legged affairs but someone in the TV3 graphics department didn’t.

It’s the first night of the Champions League 2013-14 so just as teams are ironing out some wrinkles, it seems that the broadcasters are too.

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The very first live goal on TV3’s coverage for this season, Wayne Rooney’s volley against Bayer Leverkusen, produced a rather strange on-screen graphic.

United TV3 graphic

Spotted by eagle-eyed Ger Costello, we assume it was a Europe-wide problem and not just a TV3 one. We'll put it down to teething problems on opening night.

And for the record, it is 3-1 now to Manchester United...

Update: And it ended 4-2 to United...