Manchester United need Man City FA Cup win to avoid fixture nightmare


Manchester United go without a win in their final six games to finish sixth in the Premier League, 32 points behind newly crowned champions Man City.
Manchester United go without a win in their final six games to finish sixth in the Premier League, 32 points behind newly crowned champions Man City.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunner Solskjaer says his side should focus on winning a domestic cup next season, as they won't win the league.

Manchester United are relying on a favour from rivals Manchester City to avoid a summer of chaos.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side finished sixth in the Premier League and face a Europa League qualifier on July 25 unless City beat Watford in the FA Cup final on Saturday.

- When is the FA Cup final?
- When are the Premier League fixtures released? 
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The early start to the season would play havoc with a preseason schedule that is already in place, including friendlies in Australia, Singapore, China and Cardiff.