Manchester United have overcome Reading in the FA Cup fourth round, advancing to the quarterfinals with a 3-1 win at Old Trafford. Casemiro was the hero of the night, scoring twice to take the game away from the visitors.
The Brazilian midfielder opened the scoring in the second half, slotting home after a powerful run by Marcus Rashford. The goal gave United some breathing room, and they began to take control of the game.
United doubled their lead in the second half as Casemiro powered a header past Reading’s goalkeeper. The goal was the result of a well-worked move, with Bruno Fernandes playing a brilliant pass to Rashford, who crossed for the Brazilian to head in.
United sealed the game with a third goal in the 66th minute, with the sensational Fred firing home from the edge of the box. It was a superb finish from the youngster, who had come on as a substitute minutes earlier.
Casemiro The Game Changer
Casemiro’s two goals were the difference-maker for United, as he once again showed his worth to the team. The Brazilian has been in excellent form since joining United, and he proved his worth by scoring twice in the win.
Reading were unable to respond to United’s dominance and were ultimately beaten 3-1. It was a deserved win for United, who have now reached the FA Cup quarterfinals. Casemiro was the star of the show, and his performance will ensure that Manchester United remain the favorites to win the competition.