Football - Reds must not be daunted - Evans

Jonny Evans does not feel Manchester United have any reason to feel inferior when they tackle Real Madrid on Wednesday.

The 10-times European Cup winners are a formidable outfit at the Bernabeu.

Real are 33 matches undefeated on home soil since they were beaten by Barcelona in 2012 and in four meetings with United at one of world football's citadels the worst they have done is draw twice.

However, Evans does not view that as an excuse to fret.

After all, United are now within touching distance of a record 20th league title and their record of three Champions League finals in the last five seasons far exceeds Real's record over the same period, which includes just two semi-final appearances.

"We can't be daunted," said the Northern Ireland defender.

"We are Manchester United. Teams look up to us as well.

"I am sure the same pressures will be on them. They have good players who can hurt you but we play against Premier League opposition every week and that is one of the best leagues in the world.

"It is just as if we were playing against Manchester City or Liverpool. They are top players and we have to be spot on."