Jan 5, 2013

11:02 AM
In the FA Cup 3rd round tie Manchester United will be traveling to face West ham United at Upton Park in what will be exciting game to watch. Manchester united Have not won the FA Cup since their 2004 triumph and Sir Alex Ferguson have the squad and players to take the team all the way to wembley and win it this time around as they have quite a few players on Number of positions and even without fielding their strong team they have enough fire power to overcome West ham on saturday.

Manchester United are coming into this match on the back of a 2 great wins when they went on to win against West brom at Old Trafford, with a scoreline of 2-0 while they beat Wigan Athletic by 4-0 and kept two consequtive clean sheets which are a rare sight in this season when it comes to United matches.

West Ham vs Man Utd 2-2 Highlights FA Cup

[ Match Highlights and Goals Video ]

23' [0 - 1] T. Cleverley

27' [1 - 1] J. Collins

59' [2 - 1] J. Collins

90' [2 - 2] R.v. Persie

West Ham on the other hand will be looking to use the home advantage and get the support of fans behind them and cause an upset in the FA Cup, that is the beauty of this cup as you can expect upsets when it comes to big teams playing against other Premier League minnows.

If we look at the past 5 meetings between the two sides we can see that, United are playing really well and they have won 4 of last 5 matches against West Ham and I can expect another win for United in this one.


Jessi Jaaskelainenm Demel, Collins, Andy Reid, Gary O'Brien, Mark Noble, Mathew, Taylor, Vaz Te, Kevin Nolan, Mark Jarvis, Carlton Cole


David De Gea, Rafael, Chris Smalling, Namanja Vidic, Buttner, Paul Scholes, Thomas Cleverley, Danny Welbeck, Shinnji Kagawa, Ashley Young, Javier Chicharito Hernandez