Solskjaer not expecting January signings at Manchester United

Solskjaer not expecting January signings at Manchester United

"They've all performed and as long as they perform they should get a chance but that's my job, to improve players and individuals".

There was little the goalkeeper could do to keep Romelu Lukaku out either as the striker doubled the scores in first half stoppage time.

Premier League champions Manchester City are at home to Championship side Rotherham on Sunday.

"Definitely, there'll be a few changes and they'll get a chance".

Alexis Sanchez came off the bench against the Magpies but the Chilean should get his first start under Solskjaer's regime while academy graduate Mason Greenwood is also expected to start in place of Marcus Rashford upfront.

There is no denying that.

The France midfielder suffered a knock during Wednesday's 2-0 Premier League victory at Newcastle, having been on the receiving end of a robust challenge by Jonjo Shelvey. "He's had his time off over Christmas and now he's getting his fitness back". The Argentinian worldwide made five saves in this match, turning out to be one of the key players in this victory.

In defence, Diogo Dalot and Matteo Darmian start with Antonio Valencia and Luke Shaw absent.

United was sloppy against Reading, though, giving a number of great scoring opportunities that the likes of Harry Kane and Son Heung-min are unlikely to pass up so easily next weekend.

FW Juan Mata, 7 - Won the penalty and had to wait an age for referee Stuart Attwell to pick through the mess with the VAR before being allowed to tuck it away for his fifth goal of the season. "There will be tougher times coming, there will be tougher games coming up, we know that".

And the Norwegian is staking a claim for a full-time position after five wins in five, with attacking play returning to Old Trafford.

The second half got off to a lively start, as Reading's Sone Aluko forced goalkeeper Sergio Romero into a fine save just moments before Lukaku had an effort block. McTominay had a really good all-round display, doing his share of work in both directions of play. The more you are here, the more you enjoy it.

Tottenham Hotspur became the first club into the fourth round this season with a 7-0 rout of fourth-tier Tranmere on Friday.

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