Manchester United 1-0 West Ham : McTominay’s extra time goal books FA Cup quarter final place for United.  

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McTominay extra-time goal secure a quarter final place for Manchester United. (Photo by GettyImages)

Manchester United booked their place in the FA Cup quarter-finals on Tuesday night, with Scott McTominay’s goal in extra time giving them a 1-0 win over West Ham.

 

The visitors were happy to sit deep and absorb United’s pressure early on, registering just one shot and 30% possession in the first half.

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Despite the dominance of the host, the chances were few and far between, with Victor Lindelof approaching with a header. Things continued in the same vein after the break and without either of them being able to break the deadlock.

 

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The game went into extra time. At seven minutes into this additional period, substitute McTominay scored the first and only goal of the game, shooting home a snapshot from inside the area.

 

United will find out who they will face in the quarter-finals on Thursday night, with Bournemouth being the only other team to have confirmed their place in the next round so far.

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