Celta Vigo could not have asked for a more famous opponent in their Europa League semifinal than Manchester United with the La Liga side champing at the bit to face them, according to club sporting director Felipe Minambres.
The Galician outfit will square off against United in European competition for the first time following Friday's draw in Nyon.
Celta will host the three-time European champions on May 4 before travelling to Old Trafford a week later for the return leg.
Manchester United's next Europa League opponents, Celta Vigo, are in unchartered waters after making it to the semifinals of a major European competition for the first time in club history.
The La Liga outfit held Genk to a 1-1 draw in Belgium on Thursday to progress 4-3 on aggregate and set up a meeting with the three-time European champions.
Celta will host United on May 4 before travelling to Old Trafford a week later for the return leg. United are considered favourites to reach the final on...