Manchester United 2-1 Reading: 5 Tactical Observations from an FA Cup Thriller

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Manchester United 2-1 Reading: 5 Tactical Observations from an FA Cup Thriller
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Manchester United overcame a late scare to beat Reading 2-1 in the FA Cup 5th Round on Monday, Feb. 18.

Nani broke the deadlock late in the second half before Javier Hernandez scored a quickfire second, but Jobi McAnuff restored faith for the away side inside the final 10 minutes.

Nemanja Vidic and Co. held on for an uplifting win, but what can we take from the game?

Here are five tactical observations.

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