Nottingham Forest vs Manchester United live: latest updates from semi-final
Welcome to our live coverage for tonight's second Carabao Cup semi-final, first-leg game between Nottingham Forest and Manchester United. It might be too much to say that Newcastle United have one foot in the final at Wembley after yesterday's 1-0 win at Southampton, but there is an opportunity for either side tonight to take a big step towards some silverware.
Clearly, Manchester United are big favourites to win the overall tie and indeed Forest are outsiders for tonight at 5/1, with the draw 3/1 and an away win at 8/13. The two last met in the league on December 27, with United running out 3-0 winners at Old Trafford.
Since a painful 4-0 loss to Leicester at the beginning of October, their domestic form has been pretty decent for a newly-promoted side with 16 games played, six wins, six draws and four losses. It has been helped by their run to their first domestic semi-final since the 1991/92 League Cup, when they eventually lost to tonight's opponents in the final (below).
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