The kick-off was put back to 8.05pm as a result but the United players didn't have almost enough time to change and warm up for such an important Champions League game.
"They raised the level of their intensity".
After the game, United's players were criticised for a lack of effort and attitude.
Goalkeeper David De Gea starts despite doubts over him earlier today.
The hosts did finally begin to show some urgency in the final 20 minutes, with an otherwise statuesque Romelu Lukaku momentarily springing into life when he latched on to Pogba's long pass forward, cut onto his left foot and then saw his curling effort parried away by Neto.
United have twice before during Louis van Gaal's reign been late arriving for matches at West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur.
Another game, another headache for Jose who is experiencing another low point in his managerial career with his Manchester United side having tasted no victory in their last three matches.