Manchester United are through to the FA Cup semi final, thanks to a 2-1 extra time win at Norwich.

United were frustrated by a dogged home side in extra time, but England international Harry Maguire stepped up at the perfect time, to send Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side into the last four.

Neither side created too much in a first half full of energy, but woefully short on quality.

Kenny McLean’s blocked effort right on half time was the closest either side came to breaking the deadlock.

However, the game changed quickly after the restart, as United fans favourite Odion Ighalo edged them in front on 52 minutes.

Juan Mata’s looping cross was not dealt with by Norwich, and Ighalo stayed alive inside the box to steer past Tim Krul.

But Norwich were not simply willing to lie down and roll over, as Ben Godfrey’s bizarrely headed wide from Emilano Buendia’s free kick.

And with United still not able to close out the game, the Canaries were not to be denied an equaliser, as Todd Cantwell cracked home a fantastic effort with 15 minutes to go.

But just as the game appeared to be edging back towards the hosts, defender Timm Klose was sent off for a foul on Ighalo.

However, with the Canaries seemingly hanging on for penalties, Maguire showed a poacher’s instinct inside the box, to seal a semi-final place.

Full time at Carrow Road it’s Norwich City 1 Manchester United 2

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