Northampton Town 1-3 Manchester United; Livescores

Follow Northampton v Manchester United EFL 3rd Rnd livescores today, as Jose Mourinho’s side look to snap a three game losing streak.

Wayne Rooney of Manchester United: English Premier League

Wayne Rooney of Manchester United in action in the EPL

NORTHAMPTON, Sporting Alert – Michael Carrick makes his first start of the season for Manchester United in tonight’s EFL Cup 3rd round match at Northampton Town.

Live on Sky Sports 1 HD, MUTV Online, beIN SPORTS CONNECT USA from 2:30pm | Livescores will be on www.livescore.com and our Live Football Score Page.

Carrick, who was yet to make a competitive appearance under Jose Mourinho, comes into the midfield and will play alongside Morgan Schneiderlin, as the Red Devils boss looks to find his best partnerships.

Ander Herrera will form the other part of the three-man midfield.

Memphis Depay has also been handed a rare start on the left flank, with Ashley Young starting as well, with Wayne Rooney moving forward to lead the attack, as both Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcus Rashford were named to the bench.

There is also a change in goal, as David de Gea has been given the day off and Sergio Romero gets his first start of the season.

In front of him, Timothy Fosu-Mensah, Chris Smalling, Daley Blind and Marcos Rojo all start.

In total, Mourinho made nine changes to the side that was beaten 3-1 by Watford in the Premier League.

Juan Mata, Jesse Lingard, Marouane Fellaini and Matteo Darmian are all on the bench.

Amongst the starters for Northampton Town are Kenji Gorre, Sam Hoskins and Alex Revell.

Northampton Town v Manchester United Teams

Northampton Town team to play Manchester United: Smith, Moloney, Buchanan, Diamond, Zakuani, Gorre, McCourt, Hoskins, Beautyman, Taylor, Revell. Subs: Cornell, Byrom, Richards, Potter, Sonupe, O’Toole, Nyatanga

Manchester United team to play Northampton Town: Romero, Fosu-Mensah, Smalling, Blind, Rojo, Schneiderlin, Carrick, Memphis, Herrera, Young, Rooney. Subs: Johnstone, Darmain, Fellani, Lingard, Mata, Rashford, Ibrahimovic

Live on Sky Sports 1 HD, MUTV Online, beIN SPORTS CONNECT USA from 2:30pm | Livescores will be on www.livescore.com and our Live Football Score Page.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.