A Statistical Preview of Yeovil vs Manchester United.

We present you with some stats ahead of the game against Yeovil:

  1. Manchester United have played Yeovil twice in our history (1938 and 1949). United scored a total of 11 goals in those games and conceded 0.

  2. In Manchester United’s last game against Yeovil (1949), Jack Rowley scored 5 goals in an 8-0 win for United.

  3. Manchester United have lost their last 2 FA Cup games – they haven’t lost 3 in succession in the competition since 1933.

  4. Manchester United have lost just one of their last 39 FA Cup matches against lower league opponents (W32, D6, L1).

  5. Wayne Rooney has scored in each of his last 5 FA Cup matches (6 goals in total).

  6. Manchester United are yet to lose a game in which Michael Carrick has started for them in over six months.

  7. No Manchester United player has scored an FA Cup hat-trick since Norman Whiteside against West Ham in 1985.

  8. Manchester United haven’t won an FA Cup in over 10 years, they’re last win coming against Millwall May 2004.

  9. Manchester United have won just 2 of their last 14 games away from home.

  10. Manchester United have lost just one of their last 15 games.

Written by Jash Mehta [@the_manutd_blog]