MANCHESTER: Scott McTominay celebrated captaining Manchester United for the very first time by scoring the only target in a 1- FA Cup third-spherical victory from Watford on Saturday.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer created 9 adjustments to his group, who could go leading of the Leading League on Tuesday, when they choose on Burnley.
The household side began strongly at an empty Previous Trafford, with Daniel James remarkable on the left facet of the assault, and ended up rewarded when McTominay gave them the guide in the fifth moment.
The Scotland worldwide, who lately scored two early plans versus Leeds, headed downwards from an Alex Telles corner and the ball went in off the publish.
United ended up largely in command and Juan Mata noticed an hard work saved adhering to a fluent group shift and sumptuous flick by Donny van de Beek.
But McTominay’s header proved the only purpose of a to start with fifty percent in which Watford threatened intermittently. Adam Masina’s effort and hard work was blocked by a mixture of United goalkeeper Dean Henderson and Axel Tuanzebe.
The opening period of time ended with United defender Eric Bailly remaining replaced by Harry Maguire after he was clattered by crew-mate Henderson.
Solskjaer threw on Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial halfway by means of the 2nd 50 percent but United ended up compelled to settle for a 1- win.