Manchester United vs Middlesbrough: With the international break coming to a halt, European football is all set to resume. Before the Premier League fixture, the eligible teams are all set to feature in the FA Cup. Ahead of the fourth-round tie, here is our preview.
Manchester United defeated West Ham United in the final moments of the game in the Premier League before heading to the break. In their previous FA Cup tie, the Red Devils were able to grind a 1-0 win over Aston Villa.
On the other hand, Middlesbrough edged Coventry City in their EFL Championship fixture. They were able to oust Mansfield Town by a goal margin in a nervy game.
Manchester United vs Middlesbrough Match Details
Match: Manchester United vs Middlesbrough
Date and Time: 5th February, 1:30 AM IST
Venue: Old Trafford Stadium
Manchester United vs Middlesbrough Head-to-Head
Both teams have faced each other 126 times across all the competitions. However, Manchester United have a superior win rate with 68 victories whereas Middlesbrough have won 34 times.
Manchester United vs Middlesbrough Team News
Manchester United: Fred, Cavani and Alex Telles have returned to the team but remain doubtful for the fixture.
Middlesbrough: Sammy Ameobi, Darnell Fisher and Marc Bola remain unavailable for the game against Manchester United
Manchester United vs Middlesbrough Probable Playing XI
David De Gea, Diogo Dalot, Victor Lindelof, Harry Maguire, Luke Shaw, Nemanja Matic, Scott McTominay, Bruno Fernandes, Anthony Elanga, Marcus Rashford, Cristiano Ronaldo
Joe Lumley, Anfernee Dijksteel, Dael Fry, Paddy McNair, Isaiah Jones, Matt Crooks, Jonny Howson, Marcus Tavernier, Neil Taylor, Duncan Watmore, Andraz Sporar
Manchester United vs Middlesbrough D11 Team
David de Gea, Victor Lindelof, Paddy McNair, Dael Fry, Diogo Dalot, Jonny Howson, Scott McTominay, Bruno Fernandes ©, Anthony Elanga, Marcus Rashford (VC), Andrez Sporar
Manchester United vs Middlesbrough Probable Winners
Over the last few weeks, Manchester United have performed better compared to their start to the season. Though Middlesbrough are struggling with a bunch of injuries, we can expect them to put up a decent fight. We predict Manchester United to register a comfortable victory.
Prediction: Manchester United 2-0 Middlesbrough
Manchester United vs Middlesbrough Live Stream
The match between Manchester United and Middlesbrough will be streamed live on the Sony LIV application, Sony Six, Sony ESPN SD and HD channels.