MAN UTD take on West Ham for the second time in just a matter of days as the two sides clash in the Carabao Cup this evening.
Jesse Lingard's last-minute wonderstrike settled things between pair last weekend as Man Utd ran out 2-1 winners over the Hammers in the Premier League.
- Start time: 7.45pm BST
- TV/Live stream: Sky Sports Football
- Man Utd XI: To follow
- West Ham XI: To follow
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What time does Man Utd vs West Ham kick off?
- Man Utd take on West Ham TONIGHT.
- The match kicks off at 7.45pm.
- It takes place at Old Trafford.
What TV channel is Man Utd vs West Ham on and can I live stream it?
- Man Utd vs West Ham is live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Football.
- To stream the game live, head to your Sky Go account.
- Non-Sky Sports subscribers can still watch all the action with a Now TV Day Pass from £9.99.
- The Sun
West Ham fans will hope that their club can go one step further this season and finally get their hands on a trophy.
The Carabao Cup could be their best chance for silverware, but they'll have to get through a trophy hungry Man Utd first.
The Hammers best performance in this competition in recent years came in the 2013/14 season, when they were knocked out in the semi final by Man City by an aggregate score of 9-0 over two games.
The East London club have never won this trophy and haven't got further than the fourth round in five years, after losing 1-0 to West Brom in the fourth round last time out.
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WHOLE LOT OF HISTORY
The last time these two sides went head to head in the EFL Cup at Old Trafford was in November 2016, with the Red Devils coming out 4-1 winners.
Two goals from Zlatan Ibrahimovic and two from Anthony Martial saw them through that night in a starting XI that also included David De Gea, Luke Shaw and Phil Jones.
They would eventually go on to beat Southampton 3-2 in the final to win thetrophy for the first time since 2010.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is yet to make it to the final of this competition as manager, despite making the semis twice and losing to Pep Guardiola's Man City, who went on to win it both times.
Could this be Man Utd's year?
- The Sun
Good evening and welcome to SunSport’s live coverage of Man Utd vs West Ham from Old Trafford in this third round tie of the Carabao Cup.
These two sides went head to head in the Premier League on Sunday in a hugely dramatic tie that saw Jesse Lingard score the winner against his old loan club in a 2-1 victory for the Red Devils.
Mark Noble was brought on by former Man Utd boss David Moyes to take a last minute penalty, which David De Gea saved to earn his side the three points, keeping them level at the top with Liverpool and Chelsea.
Both sides will likely totally different sides tonight, with Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer resting several key players ahead of their clash with Aston Villa on Saturday.
Paul Pogba, Cristiano Ronaldo, David De Gea, Luke Shaw, Harry Maguire, Raphael Varane and Fred are all rested, meanwhile Marcus Rashford and Edinson Cavani are still out through injury.
Dean Henderson and Alex Telles return to the squad, plus defender Phil Jones, who could be in line to make his first senior appearance since January 2020.
The home side tonight lost out to local rivals Man City for a place in the final of last year's competition, which they went on to win in a 1-0 win against Spurs.
West Ham, meanwhile, were trounced 4-1 by Moyes' old club Everton in the fourth round and Hammers fans will expect a far better return this time out.
This is sure to be a very exciting match-up, so strap in and we'll bring you live coverage of the match as it happens, plus team news and build-up as we countdown to kick-off.
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