FA Cup Casemiro Late Goal Sends Man United To FA Cup Quarterfinals

Manchester United defeated Premier League rivals Nottingham Forest 1-0 to advance to their 48th FA Cup quarterfinal, thanks to a goal from Brazilian Casemiro in the 89th minute.

In a challenging season for the 12-time FA Cup winners, the 32-year-old midfielder headed in a low, bouncing free kick from Bruno Fernandes from close range to preserve United’s final chance of winning a trophy.

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The United supporters at the City Ground were ecstatic when the goal was confirmed, and manager Erik ten Hag and his staff had to hold their breath during a protracted VAR check for possible offside.

Next month, United’s opponents in the round of eight will be either Championship Southampton or Premier League leaders Liverpool.

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