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Manchester United confirm Erik ten Hag XI vs Newport County (FA Cup)



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Manchester United travel to face Newport in the fourth round of the FA Cup as Erik ten Hag looks to advance into the next round.

Last time out, Erik ten Hag‘s men drew 2-2 with Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford after Marcus Rashford and Rasmus Højlund‘s goals were not enough to earn Manchester United all three points in the Premier League two weeks ago.

After defeating Wigan Athletic 2-0 in the third round of the competition, Erik ten Hag will be looking to make sure his side secure their place in the next round of the FA Cup.

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Ten Hag has selected Antony and Alejandro Garnacho to start after the club confirmed that Marcus Rashford will not travel with the squad due to illness after he was spotted at a nightclub in Belfast on Thursday evening.

The teams have been confirmed below as Altay Bayındır is handed his debut for United.

Manchester United

Starting XI: Bayındır, Dalot, Varane, Martinez, Shaw, Casemiro, Mainoo, Fernandes, Antony, Garnacho, Højlund.

Subs: Heaton, Evans, Kambwala, Maguire, Amad, Eriksen, Forson, McTominay, Pellsitri.

Newport County

Starting XI: Townsend, Clarke, Delaney, Lewis, McLoughlin, Bennett, Morris, Wildig, Charsley, Palmer-Houlden, Evans.

Subs: Maxted, Bondswell, Payne, Baker, Waite, Wood, Rai, Jameson, Zanzala.