Yeovil Town 0 Man United 2

Ander Herrera

Man­chester Uni­ted Facts­book Re­port: Yeovil To­wn 0 Man­chester Uni­ted 2, Huish Park, Eng­lish FA Cup Third Ro­und, Jan­uary 4, 2015. Man­chester Uni­ted be­at Lea­gue One si­de Yeovil To­wn by a 2-0 score at Huish Park in the third ro­und of the FA Cup. Uni­ted went ahead four min­utes pa­st the hour ma­rk wi­th a vol­ley by An­der Her­rera and then had their sec­ond goal from An­gel Di Mar­ia in the last minute.

Louis van Gaal´s Man­chester Uni­ted came in­to the Sunday fix­ture on the back of a tough-fou­ght 1-1 Pre­mier Lea­gue draw ag­ainst Sto­ke City at Brit­an­nia Sta­dium, whi­le Yeovil To­wn had suf­fered a heavy 3-0 Lea­gue One loss at the hands of Ley­ton Ori­ent at Huish Park in their pre­vi­ous mat­ch. The So­uth Somer­set si­de raised their ga­me sev­er­al notches ag­ainst Uni­ted, tho­ugh, and Ga­ry Johnson´s men al­most went in front in the 55th min­ute of the clash, but Kief­fer Moore´s shot went straight at Old Traf­ford net­mind­er Da­vid de Gea from six yards out. Man­chester Uni­ted ev­entually got them­selves in­to the lead as for­mer Ath­let­ic Bil­bao mid­field play­maker An­der Her­rera vol­leyed the ball ho­me four min­utes pa­st the hour ma­rk and the Pre­miership club doubled their ad­vant­age when Ra­damel Fal­cao re­place­ment An­gel di Mar­ia ran onto a quick think­ing thro­ugh ball from Way­ne Roo­ney and be­at Yeovil goal­keeper Jed Steer to seal the win fol­low­ing 90 min­utes of ac­tion at Huish Park. Yeovil To­wn Te­am: Jed Steer, Steph­en Ar­thur­wor­rey, Ben Nu­gent, Nana Ofori-Twu­masi, Nat­han Smith, Joe Ed­wards, Kev­in Dawson, Sam Fo­ley, Si­mon Gil­lett, Nat­han Ral­ph, Kief­fer Moore. Sub­stitutes: Ry­an In­n­iss, Al­ex Smith, Ja­mes Ber­rett, Ja­mes Hayter, Tom Eaves, A-Jay Leitch-Smith, Ar­tur Krysiak. Man­chester Uni­ted Te­am: Da­vid de Gea, Pad­dy McNair, Ra­fael da Silva, Lu­ke Shaw, Chris Small­ing, Tyler Black­ett, Dar­ren Fletch­er, An­der Her­rera, Way­ne Roo­ney, Ra­damel Fal­cao, Ja­mes Ant­ony Wil­son. Sub­stitutes: Oli­veira An­der­son, An­gel Di Mar­ia, Jon­athan Evans, Jesse Lin­gard, Ju­an Ma­ta, Ad­nan Janu­zaj, An­ders Lindegaard.


Manchester United Quickfacts

Man­chester Uni­ted be­at Yeovil To­wn 3-0 at Old Traf­ford in the third ro­und of the FA Cup on the 8th of Jan­uary 1938 cour­tesy of goals from Tho­mas Bam­ford, Stan Pear­son, and Henry Baird.


Man­chester Uni­ted 1 Crys­tal Pal­ace 0
Ar­senal 1 Man­chester Uni­ted 2
Man­chester Uni­ted 3 Hull City 0
Man­chester Uni­ted 2 Sto­ke City 1
South­ampton 1 Man­chester Uni­ted 2
Man­chester Uni­ted 3 Liver­pool 0
As­ton Vil­la 1 Man­chester Uni­ted 1
Man­chester Uni­ted 3 New­castle Uni­ted 1
Tot­ten­ham Hot­spur 0 Man­chester United
Sto­ke City 1 Man­chester Uni­ted 1

Man­ager: Lu­is van Gaal

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