Manchester United started their FA Cup campaign in style when they defeated Reading 2-0 at Old Trafford on Saturday. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer become the first manager in United history to win his first five matches in all competitions in charge thanks to goals from Juan Mata and Romelu Lukaku. Tahith Chong came off the bench to make his senior debut, and speaking after the game Solskjaer admitted he made it tough with his team selection. "We are delighted we are through," he said. "I made it tough for us, when you make nine changes it is never easy, but I am delighted we are into the next round. We learned a lot, but we know we need some fitness work, we need to work on relations. I put a team together which had never played together and we are through.” Scroll down to see how all of the action unfolded from Old Trafford. Key Events What Solskjaer told Chong before United debut 15:46 Reaction to the win 14:58 United player ratings 14:30 FT | United 2-0 Reading 14:23 … [Read more...] about Manchester United vs Reading highlights
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5 January 2019 • 12:42pm Auto update On Off 12:42PM 11 min Mata wins a tackle, passes infield to Lukaku who hits a first-time pass out to the left where Sanchez has a path to goal but dawdles and is tackled. Young was screaming for the ball on the overlap and Sanchez raises his hand in apology. 12:40PM 10 min After a careful assesment, McTominay is pronounced OK and continues. 12:39PM 9 min United launch the ball into the box to the right of the penalty spot. McTominay leaps to win it but is well-challenged and though he gets to the ball first he also heads the back of Moore's head and goes down to the sound of cartoon birds twittering. On comes the physio. 12:38PM 7 min McTominay, facing his own goal, turns and plays a pass up the right to Dalot who is block-tackled and United will have a throw. Lack of urgency so far from United. Sanchez, shields the ball in midfield and Harriott knees him in … [Read more...] about Manchester United vs Reading, FA Cup third round: live score updates
Manchester United will be looking to start their FA Cup campaign in style when they welcome Reading to Old Trafford on Saturday. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has enjoyed a winning start to his league campaign at United and will now be hoping to extend his four match winning run in the famous cup competition. The match represents both sides first involvement in the cup this season as they battle to be part of Monday's fourth round draw. United are unbeaten in 16 games in all competitions against Reading, winning each of the last five – a run that started in the FA Cup back in January 1936. In terms of the early team news, Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez have both been confirmed as starters for the fixture while Tahith Chong and James Garner are in the squad and could make their debuts. Stick with us for all the build up, match analysis and score updates LIVE from Old Trafford. Key Events Chong and Garner in squad 08:58 08:58 KEY EVENT Chong and Garner in squad We … [Read more...] about Manchester United vs Reading LIVE
What is it? It's Manchester United vs Leicester City in the Premier League - the opening match of the 2018-19 season. When is it? It is on Friday August 10 - ie tonight. What time is kick-off? An 8pm BST kick-off at Old Trafford. What TV channel is it on? Sky Sports and BT Sport once again share the rights to the Premier League for the upcoming season. You can watch this one, however, on Sky Sports Premier League, Sky 1, Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Ultra HD. What is the team news? Manchester United: Manchester United's squad is stretched through injuries and fitness issues with returning World Cup stars heading into their Premier League opener against Leicester. Sergio Romero, Antonio Valencia, Marcos Rojo and Diogo Dalot are out through injury on Friday, as are Ander Herrera and Nemanja Matic. Paul Pogba, Ashley Young, Jesse Lingard and Marouane Fellaini will be assessed after returning late following their World Cup exertions, while Anthony Martial's … [Read more...] about Manchester United vs Leicester City, Premier League 2018-19: What time is kick-off, what TV channel is it on and what is our prediction?
Manchester United are looking for the perfect start to the Premier League season when they host Leicester in the opening fixture on Friday night. Jose Mourinho's side will be hoping to make an early statement to the rest of the division with a solid display versus the Foxes at Old Trafford. Fred could make his competitive debut for United while a number of World Cup stars could also return to the first-team for the match. Which TV channel is Manchester United vs Leicester on? Manchester United vs Leicester will be shown live on Sky One, Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League. The game kicks off at 20:00pm on Friday 9 August. Online users can stream the match using SkyGo or the SkyGo App. As always, we will be covering the action from Germany in our live blog. Team news for Manchester United vs Leicester Fred could make his league debut for United for the opening game of the new season, while a number of World Cup stars are also in line to feature. Paul Pogba, … [Read more...] about What TV channel is Manchester United vs Leicester on?