Manchester United would face Newcastle at M16 tonight in her campaign to defend the Carabao title, after suffering a 0:3 defeat to Manchester City over the weekend.
The last time the two met in the league cup was in the finals of the last campaign, a game that saw United win by 2:0, goals from Casemiro and Rashford got United the trophy .
The magpies are in the 6th position in the premier league with 17 points, while Manchester United are below in the 9th place with 15 points.
The visitors are high on confidence, having thrashed French giants PSG, 4:1 in the champions league and drawing away at AC Milan 0:0.
Erik ten Hag has it that his team is prepared physically and mentally for this game, as there is no second chance in the Carabao, as penalties are the only decided if teams are level after the 90’s.
In a quest to repeat success in the Carabao, the Dutch man has mentioned that the team is leaving no stone unturned, as they would do all within reach to progress after the nights game.
Manchester United has not had a start of the season they hoped for, but the manager is confident of pulling through this stage, even though they face a tough opponent tonight.