Manchester United return to FA Cup action on Sunday, when they make the short journey to take on Tranmere Rovers in the fourth round. Rovers—who are currently sat in the League One relegation zone—may see the occasion as a welcome distraction from their ongoing fight for survival, and saw off top-flight strugglers Watford 2-1 in a replay to make it this far.
United, as ever, have a string of injury problems, and Ole Gunnar Solskjær might ring the changes after the dismal defeat to Burnley in midweek. The likes of Eric Bailly, Mason Greenwood and Angel Gomes will all be hoping to get a look-in against a side that shouldn’t really cause the Reds any problems. Famous last words ...
FA Cup schedule
It’s a bog-standard 15:00 local kickoff time, which translates to 10:00 on the east coast of the States, and 07:00 on the west.
FA Cup channel
Tune in to BT Sport 1 if you’re in the UK. There is no TV coverage for those in North America. Everyone else, head on over to LiveSoccerTV to find your viewing options.
FA Cup streaming
BT Sport Live for those in the UK. ESPN+ will do the job for those in the States. If you’re in Canada, you can stream the game on Sportsnet World Now.
Prediction: Sergio Romero; Diogo Dalot, Eric Bailly, Victor Lindelöf, Luke Shaw; Fred, Nemanja Matić; Mason Greenwood, Jesse Lingard, Angel Gomes; Anthony Martial.
Update: Looks like 5-3-2.
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