FA Cup - Home v Reading Manchester United starting lineup expected to rotate

2023-01-28 15:54

FA Cup - Home v Reading  Manchester United starting lineup expected to rotate

In the 4th round of the 2022/23 FA Cup , another battle will be staged. The Premier League giants Manchester United will sit at Old Trafford to face Reading, a team from the English Championship. Due to the great difference in strength between the two sides , so that the "Red Devils" are more optimistic that they can successfully advance to the next round of the game.

Due to Manchester United's recent schedule in various competitions is very intensive, and this campaign is only against Reading from the British Championship, so coach Ten Hag is expected to rotate the starting lineup, and some of Manchester United's core players may be given a rotation Opportunity, or be arranged to wait on the bench.

In addition, De Gea, Rashford, Bruno Fernandez and Casemiro are expected to be rotated by Ten Hag.

Since the beginning of this season, Manchester United has finally reached its current position after struggling in the Premier League. It ranks fourth in the Premier League standings with 39 points, 11 points behind the leader Arsenal. In the first leg of the English League Cup semi-final, Manchester United beat Nottingham Forest 3-0 in the away game, gaining an opportunity to advance to the final.

On the other hand, Tottenham Hotspur will also play away against Preston, a team from the British Championship, so Conte's team is also expected to successfully advance to the last 16 of the FA Cup.

In the last lap, Tottenham Hotspur finally defeated Portsmouth 1-0 after relying on striker Kane to contribute a goal. If Kane is scheduled to play in this campaign, then Kane will become one of the players that Preston must defend.