Carabao Cup: Manchester United beats Charlton Athletic 3-0

MANCHESTER. Manchester United was finally too good for Charlton Athletic.

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MANCHESTER. Manchester United was finally too much to handle for Charlton Athletic with the goal of Antony (21′), Marcus Rashford (90′) and Marcus Rashford (90′). Manchester United was vastly superior ball possession (70%) was among the key factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the Old Trafford stadium in Manchester on Tuesday and it started at 8:00 pm local time. The referee was Jarred Gillett with the collaboration of Neil Davies and Marc Perry. The 4th official was Thomas Bramall. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 9.8 degrees Celsius or 49.6 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 80%.​

Match Statistics

Manchester United was in firm control of the ball 70% while Charlton Athletic was struggling with a 30% ball possession.

Manchester United was more aggressive with 74 dangerous attacks and 21 shots of which 7 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Manchester United won the match.

Manchester United shot 21 times, 7 on target, 14 off target. Regarding the opposition, Charlton Athletic shot 5 times, 2 on target, 3 off target.


Manchester United received 2 yellow cards (T. Malacia and Harry Maguire). On the other side, No yellow cards were issued to Charlton Athletic.

After playing this match, Manchester United has points to occupy the 0th place in the standings. while Charlton Athletic stays with points (0th).

Match Events

  • 21'



  • 34'

    Aaron Wan-Bissaka

    Diogo Dalot

  • 60'


    K. Mainoo

  • 60'

    Marcus Rashford


  • 60'

    Christian Eriksen


  • 61'

    Eoghan O\'Connell

    Corey Blackett-Taylor

  • 66'

    Jack Payne

    Albie Morgan

  • 76'

    T. Malacia

  • 80'

    Harry Maguire

  • 82'

    A. Henry

    Jesurun Rak-Sakyi

  • 82'

    Jayden Stockley

    Steven Sessegnon

  • 85'

    F. Pellistri

    A. Elanga

  • 90'

    Marcus Rashford

    F. Pellistri

  • 90'

    Marcus Rashford

    F. Pellistri

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Manchester United: Formation and Lineups

Manchester United started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Erik ten Hag chose to play with the following team: Jack Butland, Tom Heaton (7.0), Diogo Dalot (7.0), Victor Lindelöf, Harry Maguire (6.8), Lisandro Martínez (6.9), Tyrell Malacia (6.7), Scott McTominay (6.2), Fred (7.8), Antony (7.0), Kobbie Mainoo (6.2), Alejandro Garnacho (7.3), Anthony Elanga (6.6) and Anthony Martial.


Manchester United made 5 changes: Diogo Dalot for Aaron Wan-Bissaka (34′), K. Mainoo for Casemiro (60′), Antony for Marcus Rashford (60′), Fred for Christian Eriksen (60′) and A. Elanga for F. Pellistri (85′).

Top player: Fred

The player who no doubt impressed Manchester United the most was Fred even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (7.8) with 50 passes (86% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 6. He performed 2 crosses. He hit the woodwork once times.

Charlton Athletic: Formation and Lineups

Charlton Athletic started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

On the other side, Dean Holden played with: Craig MacGillivray, Ashley Maynard Brewer (6.7), Sean Clare (6.8), Ryan Inniss (6.6), Lucas Ness (6.6), Samuel Lavelle, Steven Sessegnon (6.8), Albie Morgan (6.8), George Dobson (7.1), Scott Fraser (7.1), Jesurun Rak-Sakyi (6.6), Miles Leaburn (6.5), Corey Blackett-Taylor (6.2).


Charlton Athletic made 4 changes: Corey Blackett-Taylor for Eoghan O’Connell (61′), Albie Morgan for Jack Payne (66′), Jesurun Rak-Sakyi for A. Henry (82′) and Steven Sessegnon for Jayden Stockley (82′).

Top player: Scott Fraser

Probably the most impressive player in Charlton Athletic was Scott Fraser.

His rating is (7.1) with 29 passes (72% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 9. He performed 1 cross.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Carabao Cup

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