The Nigerian striker has not been selected for a starter’s role as the Red Devils take on Stale Solbakken’s men at Old Trafford
Instead, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer opted a pairing between Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial up front, while Cote d’Ivoire’s Eric Bailly is expected to hold sway in defence.
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The Nigerian was in action from start to finish against LASK as the Red Devils silenced the Austrians 2-1 t qualify 7-1 on aggregate.
There, the former Watford striker’s incredible goal-scoring run finally came to an, which meant he could not topple a United record that has stood for 95 years.
The Shanghai Shenhua loanee had scored in each of his first four competitive starts for the Old Trafford giants, a record set by Jimmy Hanson.
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This is FC Copenhagen’s first-ever European quarter-final appearance, while they are the first Danish side to reach a major Uefa European quarter-final since Brondby IF in the 1996-97 Uefa Cup.