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Mata eases United’s qualifying for the FA Cup Quarterfinals

A good pass from Juan to Lukaku eased the win against Huddersfield (0-2). The VAR disallowed Mata’s goal before halftime. Brighton will be their next rival in March.

Man United qualified for the FA Cup quarterfinals. The Red Devils, with a shining Juan Mata, beat Huddersfield 0-2 in a match they put on rails from the beginning. On the 3rd minute, a precise pass from Juan was transformed by Lukaku for the first goal. Mata has a special relationship with this competition. He has scored 9 goals in 24 FA Cup matches, and he has given 11 assists.

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Just before halftime, Mata scored after dribbling Lössl.  The VAR said it was offside. By very little. After the break, Lukaku made the 0-2 and Man U didn’t suffer to retain their advantage.

Mata has scored 9 goals in 24 FA Cup matches, and he has given 11 assists. Click To Tweet

Juan, who has been a starter in United’s 3 FA Cup wins, ended the match with 82% of passing accuracy and gave 2 key passes (best of his team). On the quarterfinal, the Red Devils will confront Brighton (mid March). Just before that they will have some other important matches, as the one against Sevilla at the Sánchez-Pizjuán.