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Carabao Cup
2023-01-25  

Nottingham Forest and Manchester United Battle for Wembley in Carabao Cup Semi-Final

As the Carabao Cup reaches its semi-final stage, Nottingham Forest and Manchester United will face off in a two-legged tie with the ultimate goal of reaching Wembley Stadium for the final.
Both teams have had impressive runs in the tournament thus far, with Forest securing their spot by defeating Midlands rivals Wolves on penalties in the quarter-final and United cruising past League One side Charlton Athletic with a 3-0 victory at Old Trafford.
The first leg of the semi-final will take place at the City Ground on Wednesday, with the return leg at Old Trafford the following week.

Team News

Forest will be without first choice goalkeeper Dean Henderson, who is currently out for 4-6 weeks due to a thigh injury, and Jesse Lingard is a doubt for the first leg due to a hamstring injury. However, Lingard was spotted in training on Tuesday.
On the other hand, Manchester United will welcome back midfield general Casemiro, who missed the defeat to Arsenal last Sunday due to suspension. Defender Axel Tuanzebe is also fit and available, though he is down the pecking order at center back behind Lisandro Martinez, Raphael Varane, Harry Maguire and Victor Lindelof.
United will be without Anthony Martial, Diogo Dalot and Donny van de Beek, who are all currently injured.

Predicted Line-ups

Nottingham Forest: Hennessey; Aurier, Worrall, Boly, Lodi; Yates, Freuler, Mangala; Grabban, Silva, Knockaert
Manchester United: De Gea; Wan-Bissaka, Maguire, Lindelof, Shaw; Casemiro, Fred, Pogba; Fernandes, Rashford, Greenwood

United's Previous Visit to the City Ground

Manchester United last played at the City Ground in 1999, where they secured an 8-1 victory over Forest with a brace each from Dwight Yorke and Andy Cole, as well as four goals from former manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. This was during a season where United went on to win the treble.

Recent Form

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### Conclusion
Both teams will be looking to secure their spot in the final, but it will be a tough battle as both teams have had impressive runs in the tournament thus far. With both legs to be played, it will be a nail-biting encounter as both teams will be looking to take the lead to their home ground. It will be a match that should not be missed, as both teams will be fighting for a spot in the final, and a chance to lift the Carabao Cup.

Season Stats
Matchup
Win 1 1
Draw 0 0
Lost 0 0
Goals For 3 4
Goals Against 0 2
Clean Sheet 1 0
Failed To Score 0 0
Avg Goals Per Game Scored 3 4
Avg Goals Per Game Conceded 0 2