Sergio Romero – Dealt with crosses very well. Couldn’t do anything about the goal and that double-save late on was out of this world. Well played. 7/10
Ashley Young – Played out of position at right-back and did well for the most part. 6/10
Manchester United managed to beat out Blackburn Rovers in a tough encounter, with Jose Mourinho’s side finishing as 2-1 winners at Ewood Park. Just twenty minutes later, the quarter-final draw was made and it hasn’t been kind to us…
Manchester United are vying for a place in the quarter-finals in the oldest cup competition in history this afternoon, when they take on Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park. The game obviously won’t be easy, but you’d fully expect the Red Devils to progress.
Well, Manchester United earned their place in the FA Cup draw, thanks to an impressive victory at home to Wigan Athletic. Jose Mourinho’s men won the match 4-0, with Bastian Schweinsteiger getting himself on the scoresheet.
Manchester United take on Wigan Athletic in the FA Cup fourth round this afternoon, with Jose Mourinho’s men aiming to progress in a comfortable manner. As expected, the boss has rung the changes for this one, to give some squad and rotational players a chance to prove their worth.
Ah, we do love the FA Cup. Manchester United lifted the oldest trophy in the game last season, thanks to an absolute stunner from local lad Jesse Lingard in the final. The Red Devils also kicked off their 2016/17 campaign in style, beating Reading 4-0 at Old Trafford.
Manchester United kick off their FA Cup campaign shortly, as Jose Mourinho plays host to Jaap Stam’s Reading FC side in the third round of the competition. Let’s not forget that the Red Devils will be looking to defend the title they won in dramatic fashion last May.
Manchester United’s FA Cup glory seems a long time ago already, despite the trophy only being lifted just over six months ago now. That match was Louis van Gaal’s in charge of the Red Devils, and now Jose Mourinho has been handed his first FA Cup assignment – and he’ll pit his wits against a former United hero in the opposing dugout.