Manchester United vs Reading Live Score and Live Stream


Manchester United played Reading at the FA Cup of England on January 28. The match kicked off 20:00 UTC. Manchester United won 3-1.

Casemiro scored the first goal on the 54th minute of the game followed by goals from Fred and Amadou Mbengue. Casemiro later scored 1 more. 3-1 is the final score.

Manchester United (also known as Man United, Man Utd, Manchester United FC or Manchester Utd) and Reading meet again 5 years after the FA Cup match which Manchester United won 2-0. Manchester United are approaching this clash after a victory over Nottingham Forest in League Cup on January 25.

Reading, on the other hand, are preparing for the match after a loss against Stoke City in Championship on January 21. They're going to need to sort out the problems in the back first to improve the results as they have been conceding goals for 6 consecutive away matches now.

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Live Streaming

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Manchester United - Reading in real time.

Manchester United kicked off the game with David De Gea, Tyrell Malacia, Harry Maguire, Victor Lindelof, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Christian Eriksen who got substituted by Fred on the 57th minute, Casemiro who got substituted by Kobbie Mainoo on the 73rd minute, Marcus Rashford who got substituted by Alejandro Garnacho Ferreyra on the 68th minute, Bruno Fernandes who got substituted by Facundo Pellistri on the 68th minute, Antony and Wout Weghorst who got substituted by Anthony Elanga on the 73rd minute as starters, with Anthony Elanga, Fred, Alejandro Garnacho Ferreyra, Thomas Heaton, Kobbie Mainoo, Lisandro Martinez, Facundo Pellistri, Raphael Varane and Brandon Williams on the bench.

Reading's starting eleven were Joe Lumley who got substituted by Dean Bouzanis on the 75th minute, Mamadou Loum who got substituted by Tyrese Fornah on the 62nd minute, Junior Hoilett who got substituted by Amadou Mbengue on the 69th minute, Thomas Holmes, Tom McIntyre, Andy Yiadom, Tom Ince, Abdul Rahman Baba, Jeff Hendrick who got substituted by Michael Craig on the 75th minute, Lucas Joao who got substituted by Shane Long on the 76th minute and Andrew Carroll, with Femi Azeez, Dean Bouzanis, Michael Craig, Scott Dann, Tyrese Fornah, Nesta Guinness-Walker, Shane Long, Amadou Mbengue and Yakou Meite on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card twice throughout the game. Andrew Carroll and Tyrell Malacia were the ones to receive it.


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Manchester United and Reading have met twice since January 2017. Manchester United have won twice. The most recent match between them took place on January 5, 2019 at the FA Cup of England where Manchester United won 2-0. Manchester United have scored 6 goals in these 2 head-to-head matches in total while Reading have scored 0. So, overall, Manchester United have a better head-to-head record against Reading in their recent history.

Recent Form

Manchester United have won Nottingham Forest in their previous match while Reading have lost to Stoke City in their previous match. Overall, Manchester United have won 14 of their last 20 matches, losing 4 and drawing 2, while Reading have won 6 of their last 20 matches, losing 10 and drawing 4.

Manchester United have won 4 times (0-3 against Nottingham Forest on 25th of January, 2-1 against Manchester City on 14th of January, 3-0 against Charlton Athletic on 10th of January and 3-1 against Everton on 6th of January), lost once (3-2 against Arsenal on 22nd of January) and drew once (1-1 against Crystal Palace on 18th of January) in their most recent 6 matches.

Reading have won twice (2-0 against Watford on 7th of January and 2-1 against Swansea City on 27th of December), lost twice (4-0 against Stoke City on 21st of January and 1-0 against West Bromwich Albion on 2nd of January) and drew twice (2-2 against QPR on 14th of January and 1-1 against Norwich City on 30th of December) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Manchester United have gone 10 consecutive home matches without a draw.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Manchester United and Reading in real time. You can watch the goals by Casemiro, Fred and Amadou Mbengue as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Manchester United - Reading are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. Manchester United 3, Reading 1.
  2. 78'
    Tyrell Malacia is shown the yellow card.
  3. 76'
    Substitution for Reading. Shane Long replaces Lucas Joao
  4. 75'
    Substitution for Reading. Dean Bouzanis replaces Joe Lumley
  5. 75'
    Substitution for Reading. Michael Craig replaces Jeff Hendrick
  6. 73'
    Substitution for Manchester United. Kobbie Mainoo replaces Casemiro
  7. 73'
    Substitution for Manchester United. Anthony Elanga replaces Wout Weghorst
  8. 72'
    3 - 1
    Amadou Mbengue scores for Reading, assisted by Tom Ince.
  9. 69'
    Substitution for Reading. Amadou Mbengue replaces Junior Hoilett
  10. 68'
    Substitution for Manchester United. Alejandro Garnacho Ferreyra replaces Marcus Rashford
  11. 68'
    Substitution for Manchester United. Facundo Pellistri replaces Bruno Fernandes
  12. 66'
    3 - 0
    Fred scores for Manchester United, assisted by Bruno Fernandes.
  13. 65'
    Second Yellow
    Andrew Carroll is shown the second yellow.
  14. 62'
    Substitution for Reading. Tyrese Fornah replaces Mamadou Loum
  15. 60'
    Andrew Carroll is shown the yellow card.
  16. 58'
    2 - 0
    Casemiro scores for Manchester United, assisted by Fred.
  17. 57'
    Substitution for Manchester United. Fred replaces Christian Eriksen
  18. 54'
    1 - 0
    Casemiro scores for Manchester United, assisted by Antony.
  19. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  20. Half Time - 0 : 0
    First half ends.
  21. 35'
    Manchester United scores but the goal is ruled out by VAR.
  22. Kick-off
    First half begins