Manchester United secured their first trophy of the season at the weekend, when Jose Mourinho’s side came out on top in a hard-fought game against Southampton. The final score was 3-2, with Zlatan Ibrahimovic stealing the headlines and plaudits with a wonderful display.
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Manchester United’s team news for their big game is in. Jose Mourinho has gone supremely strong for the EFL Cup final against Southampton, and you wouldn’t expect anything less. This is a real chance to get our first piece of silverware under the new coach, and it’d really boost morale and belief.
As we all know, Manchester United made it to the final of the EFL Trophy last week, when Jose Mourinho’s men beat Hull City 3-2 on aggregate. That booked the Red Devils a place in the final against a talented Southampton team – in another potentially tricky fixture.
Manchester United could well be on their way to another Wembley final in just over one month’s time, but that all rides on tonight’s fixture against Hull City. Jose Mourinho’s side leads 2-0 from the first leg, but it is clear the manager is desperate to ensure safe progression judging by the line-up he has picked.
Manchester United play the first leg of their EFL Cup semi-final this evening, as Jose Mourinho’s men take on Hull City. The Tigers currently prop up the rear of the Premier League table, but they’ll be more than up for a fight as there is a place in the final at stake.
Manchester United have made it into the semi-final of the newly-renamed EFL Cup, and the draw has been made. Jose Mourinho’s men will take on Hull City over two legs in January, with a potential place in the final against either Southampton or Liverpool at stake.