Newcastle United to host Manchester United in EFL Cup fourth round
Newcastle United and Manchester United are set to clash in the EFL Cup fourth round today, Wednesday, at St James’ Park.
Both teams have had successful runs in the competition so far
Newcastle United knocked off treble winners Manchester City 1-0 in the previous round, and are keen to eliminate the second Manchester club in the highly anticipated encounter tonight.
Manchester United, on the other hand, have had a solid campaign in the EFL Cup, having won the league cup last season.
They have made significant progress this season, coming off Crystal Palace test with a 3-0 defeat in September.
Newcastle favored to win, but Manchester United cannot be written off
Many will bet on Newcastle to win today’s match, given their current form.
However, Manchester United cannot be written off, following their natural claim, as well as their fine run so far in the competition, not neglecting a home advantage.