TEAMS: Yeovil Town vs Manchester United Starting XIs


Yeovil Town: Steer, Smith, Nugent, Arthurworrey, Twumasi, Ralph, Edwards, Foley, Dawson, Gillett, Moore.

Manchester United: De Gea, Smalling, McNair, Blackett, Rafael, Fletcher, Herrera, Rooney, Shaw, Wilson, Falcao
Subs: Lindegaard, Evans, Anderson, Lingard, Mata, Januzaj, Di Maria

Match facts:

  • This match ends a run of nine consecutive FA Cup draws where Man Utd have been paired with a fellow top-flight team.
  • Wayne Rooney has scored in each of his last five FA Cup matches (six goals in total).
  • Rooney has netted 11 goals in his last 14 starts and three more in his last five substitute appearances.
  • Man Utd have played Yeovil twice before, each time in the FA Cup, with the Red Devils winning 3-0 in 1938 and 8-0 in 1949.
  • Since beating Sunderland in 1949, Yeovil have lost their last eight FA Cup matches against top-flight opposition, failing to score in six of those games.
  • Manchester United have lost just one of their last 39 FA Cup matches against lower league opponents (W32 D6 L1).

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