After the Pre-Valentine heartbreak suffered by Manchester United in the hands of Newcastle last weekend, the Reds will face Huddersfield in the 5th round of the FA cup this weekend.
Here's all you need to know about the upcoming clash.
|Photo credit: manutd.com|
Date: Saturday 17th February 2018
Kick-off: 17.30 GMT (6.30pm Naija time)
Venue: John Smith's Stadium
Competition: English FA cup
Previous clashes : Total = 47; Man Utd Wins = 21; Huddersfield wins= 11; Draws= 15.
Last clash: It was a 2-0 victory at Old Trafford with Alexis scoring his 1st goal for the club.
Center Referee: Kevin Friend.....This will be his 2nd time of officiating a United Match this season. This 1st was the 2-0 win against Derby in the 3rd Round...(Oga Friend, just continue being our Friend ooh).
|Kevin Friend. Photo credit: Getty Images|
Did You Know?
1. United's first loss this season was to Huddersfield at the John Smith's Stadium. Game ended 2-1.....(So It's time for do-me-i-do-you ).
2. Before this season, the last time United met Huddersfield was in 1972 at Old Trafford. Game ended 2-0 with the Legendary George Best finding the net.
3. United and Huddersfield have met in the 5th round of the FA cup before (1948). United won 2-0 and went on to win the FA cup that year...... (Can you read the handwriting on the wall?)
Is this match going to be another 2-Something scoreline? Lets have your thoughts about this game.
GLORY GLORY MAN UNITED.