FULL TIME: What a tie! It was the Fernandes and Cavani show as they score two goals apiece. Pogba and Greenwood were also on the scoresheet while injury-ravaged Roma grabbed 2 first half away goals from Dzeko and Pellegrini. Thanks for following the game with us...
- 2nd Half
- Fernandes (P)71'
- 1st Half
- Pellegrini (P)15'
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- OffBruno FernandesManchester United
- OnJuan MataManchester United
Mata is on. There will be 2 added minutes.
- GoalMason GreenwoodManchester United
GOAL FOR UNITED! Substitute Greenwood scores the sixth from Cavani's pass to seal the rout with a shot the kepeer should have saved.
Diawara has a knock but the visitors are unable to make any more subs.
CHANCE! From a Fernandes corner, McTominay heads it wide. It has been the Fernandes and Cavani show.
Fred makes way for Matic.
United needed to make amends for those 2 away goals and they have certainly donw that in this second half.
Fred with a first-time strike which skews wide from substitute Greenwood's pass.
CLOSE! Fernandes' cross finds Cavani who tires a spectacular bicycle kick which is straight at the keeper.
GOAL FOR UNITED! Pogba with a header from Fernandes' cross and its five!
Pogba finds Cavani in the box and his shot is charged down.
UNITED SCORE THE PENALTY! Fernandes steps up and hammers it into the corner, sending the keeper the wrong way.
PENALTY TO UNITED! Cavani is felled in the box by Smalling as he tried a backheel.
CHANCE! Shaw tries his luck from distance and the keeper parries it.
CHANCE! Dzeko's glancing header is straight at the keeper.
GOAL FOR UNITED! It that man Cavani again, with a rebound from close range after Wan-Bissaka's low shot is parried.
Mkhitaryan's cross is blocked for a corner which maguire heads away. Roma have showed more as an attacking force.
Smalling is booked for catching Fernandes late.
Its a Roma corner after a miscued clearance off McTominay's knee. The delivery is headed clear at the near post.
CHANCE! McTominay scuffs a shot across goal in the box from Pogba's pass. United have picked up the tempo in this second half.
In the other semi, Arsenal are 2-0 down to Villareal and have had Ceballos sent off. So the prospect of an all-English final is looking slim.
Lovely deft cross from Fernades towards Rashford but Ibanez is there with a brilliant header for a corner which is cleared. Roma's defending in the air has been mightily impressive.
CHANCE! Shaw with a low cross into the box for Cavani who blazes it over with his left foot first time.
- Yellow cardPaul PogbaManchester United
Porgba booked for minimal contact with the keeper, that looked harsh. He looks baffled by the decision.
- Yellow cardGonzalo VillarAS Roma
Pogba is rubbing his leg after a challenge from Villar, who is booked. The Frenchman is hobbling but looks to be okay to resume.
World class finish from the Uruguayan, and there's been a quite a few this season.
- GoalEdinson CavaniManchester United
GOAL FOR UNITED! Cavani with a lovely first time finish into the roof of the net from Fernandes' weighted pass.
De Gea clears the ball straight at Dzeko but nothing comes of it. Poor start from the Spaniard.
No changes made by either side at the break.
- 2nd Half
KICK OFF: United get us underway.
HALF TIME: Its been lively. United led through a lovely Fernandes goal but a Pellegrini penalty and Dzeko's close range finish has put the Italians ahead with two away goals.
CHANCE! Cavani is through on goal after an error, his low shot is blocked and his rebound is charged down.
Fernandes sends in a cross but its too easy for the veteran keeper. Ole needs to tweak things around in the attacking areas.
United have a promising move on the edge of the box but Rashford dallies and it breaks down. They need to be more quicker with their passing.
FIVE added minutes.
Fonseca sports a lovely looking flat cap on the sidelines. Very suave.
United need to improve their service to Cavani, he has been on the fringes. Rashford has also been belowpar on the wing, Greenwood an option to bring on.
Peres is on for Spinazzola.
Spinazzola is hobbling and needs to go off. Incredible, 3 injuries now for Roma.
Brilliant header away from Smalling from Rashford's cross. United have dominated but find themselves behind.
It was a lovely ball from Mkhitaryan into Pellegrini but Shaw was guilty of playing him onside there.
GOAL FOR ROMA! Pellegrini in plenty of space in the box squares it to Dzeko who taps it in from close range.
United have a free-kick near the corner flag. Fernandes' fierece cross is headed away well at the near post.
Another Roma player is down, this time its Dzeko after being tripped by Maguire. Dzeko then accidentally trips the ref. They are both back on the field.
- OffPau LópezAS Roma
- OnAntonio MiranteAS Roma
Mirante is on for the injured Lopez, who picked up the knock after the save from Pogba. Roma have already made 2 subs due to injury.
INJURY: Lopez has a shoulder injury and is going off despite his wish to stay on.
Pogba was unlucky with the Roma pen to be fair.
GOOD SAVE! Pogba's curling effort from distance is parried away. Roma have barely had a kick yet they are level.
CHANCE! Good run from Rashford who slips it to Fernandes in the box who drags his shot wide.
CHANCE! Rashford wins a free-kick after a challenge from Ibanez around 25 yards out in a central position. Fernandes' effort is well over the bar.
Pogba has been at the centre of everything, and his ball over the top to Rashford is just overhit.
Fernandes whips in a first time cross into the box but the keeper gathers.
What a start to this tie. An away goal for the Italians.
- Goal by penaltyLorenzo PellegriniAS Roma
ROMA SCORE THE PENALTY! Pellegrini fires it beyond De Gea. 1-1.
Its an unfortunate one but his arm was raised. VAR is having a look and its a penalty to the visitors.
ROMA HANDBALL APPEAL! Pogba slides in to block a cross, it appeared to hit his arm. The ref says penalty!
Fernandes' cross is blocked by Villar for a corner. Its played short and Rashford's cross is blocked for another corner. This time Fernandes' ball into the box is easily cleared.
- GoalBruno FernandesManchester United
GOAL FOR UNITED! Fernandes trades passes with Cavani and chips it over the keeper from nside the box. Lovely goal.
Shaw getting forward a lot early on. Final ball hasnt been there for either side yet.
Villar is on for Veretout.
Veretout is staying on for now but he has gone down again in pain. His night is over.
Veretout looks to have injured his hamstring unchallenged, the physio is having a butchers.
Rashford looks to be playing on the right. Is surprising Greenwood is not starting given his recent form.
- 1st Half
KICK OFF: Roma get us underway.
COUNTDOWN: 5 mins till kick off!
Luke Shaw has spoken about the prospect of playing in a first final for United after missing the 2017 final due to injury. The defender did not feature in the 2017 EFL Cup triumph over Southampton and 2018 FA Cup final loss to Antonio Conte's Chelsea.
He said: “Of course personally it’s massive motivation.
“I’ve been quite unfortunate not to be involved in semis and finals, so of course I’m really looking forward to tomorrow night, to step out in one.
“But from a team point of view, it’s very important. In the past we’ve missed out on a few finals and I think this season, the way we’ve been playing, the way the confidence is high, we’ve got real belief that we can reach it."
United under Ole have a poor record in semi finals but they can seek inspiration from battering Roma in the Champions League quarter-final second leg in 2006/07.
After being 2-1 down in the first leg, Sir Alex Ferguson's side won 7-1 at Old Trafford, their biggest-ever Champions League win.
United's assistant manager Michael Carrick scored twice that night.
Ole has wound up Roma fans with his comments about them after the draw was made, he has since admitted he meant no disrespect.
This game is otherwise known as the Chris Smalling derby with the defender starting against his former club. Another former United player Henrikh Mkhitaryan also starts.
Only goalkeeper Pau Lopez, Smalling, Amadou Diawara and Lorenzo Pellegrini retain their places from the side beaten by Cagliari.
David de Gea seems to be United's cup keeper, replacing Dean Henderson.
Paul Pogba and Edinson Cavani start, replacing Daniel James and Mason Greenwood from the side involved in the 0-0 draw with Leeds on Sunday.
ROMA: Pau Lopez, Smalling, Cristante, Ibanez, Karsdorp, Diawara, Veretout, Spinazzola, Pellegrini, Mkhitaryan, Dzeko...Subs: Mirante, Fuzato, Villar, Santon, Mayoral, Kumbulla, Perez, Bruno Peres, Ciervo, Darboe.
MAN UTD: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw, McTominay, Fred, Rashford, Fernandes, Pogba, Cavani...Subs: Grant, Henderson, Bailly, Mata, Greenwood, Diallo, James, Telles, Matic, Williams, Van de Beek, Tuanzebe.
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