Manchester United need to get past Fulham in the FA Cup quarters to keep hopes alive of yet another piece of silverware this season.
Man United beat West Ham 3-1 to book a quarters spot, while Fulham were 2-0 winners against Leeds United in the previous round.
Man United have posted a trio of 3-1 home wins over Everton, Reading and West Ham to make the quarters of the 2023 FA Cup.
The hosts are 13-time winners of the FA Cup but have not made it to the semis of the competition since 2020.
Fulham have won in just one of their last 25 away matches against United in all competitions and this will be an uphill task for the visitors.
Fulham have matched their best ever run in the competition since 2010 where they were knocked out by Tottenham in the quarters of the competition.
Man United extended their unbeaten run against Fulham to 15 games thanks to a 2-1 win in the reverse fixture in the English Premier League.
It’s been 7 years since Man United’s last FA Cup triumph, when they beat Crystal Palace 2-1 after extra time and Erik Ten Hag is desperate to change this.
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What time does Man United vs Fulham start?
The game kicks off at 7:30pm Kenyan time at Old Trafford.
Man United vs Fulham team news
The hosts will have to do without the services of Casemiro who starts his four-match suspension here after being sent off against Southampton.
Marcel Sabitzer will return to the starting XI and will partner with Fred in the midfield.
Top scorer Marcus Rashford will lead the attacking line, alongside Wout Weghorst and Jadon Sancho.
For the visitors, Joao Palhinha returns from a suspension of his own and will take Sasa Lukic’ place in the starting XI.
Willian is also back after missing out the last game and will step right into the starting line-up as Aleksandr Mitrovic seeks to get back his goal-scoring form.
Man United vs Fulham head to head
United have a healthy advantage as they have won 26 out of the 35 games played against Fulham, who have won just 3 times.
The remaining 6 have resulted in a draw.
Man United vs Fulham current form
The 7-0 humiliation by Liverpool is United’s only defeat in the last 5 games, winning 3 and sharing the spoils in another. Meanwhile Fulham have won twice, lost twice and drawn another in that run.
Man United vs Fulham prediction
Erik Ten Hag’s men have had an exemplary record at home in the FA Cup and this is set to continue here, they are favorites to win and over 2.5 goals are also expected here.