Man United spared FA Cup shock against Sheffield United

Wayne Rooney scored an injury-time penalty for Manchester United after Dean Hammond’s foul on Memphis Depay in the 18 space during Man U’s FA Cup third-round tie against Sheffield United at Old Trafford.

Stadium: Old Trafford . FA Cup

Manchester United

Manchester United
1
Wayne Rooney
90’+3′
Final

Sheffield United

Sheffield United
0

I must say that Wayne Rooney’s stoppage-time penalty spared Manchester United from an embarrassing goalless draw as we edged third-tier Sheffield United 1-0 in the FA Cup third round.

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manutd.com reported as follows: “Manchester United booked a spot in the Emirates FA Cup fourth round in dramatic fashion thanks to Wayne Rooney’s injury-time winner against Sheffield United.”

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Louis van Gaal’s men dominated the 90 minutes game but, up until added time, the Red Devils could not find a way past the dogged League One side who defended resolutely but rarely ventured over the half-way line.

What a relief!!!

Manchester United vs Sheffield United 1-0. All Goals & Highlights from the FA Cup 2016 encounter.

Please watch the highlights and Rooney’s penalty savior again, below:

Up Man U!

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