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Man Utd defender Smalling: We're taking FA Cup seriously

Manchester United defender Chris Smalling says they want to go one better this season in the FA Cup.

United lost last season's final against Chelsea.

Speaking to United Review ahead of today's tie against Reading, Smalling said: "We won it [the FA Cup] back in 2016 and reached the final last year – and of course we won the Europa League and the Carabao Cup as well, so that's at least one cup final in each of the last three seasons.

“I think, in general, we stand ourselves in very good positions when we go up against teams over 90 minutes in cup ties. I think that experience we've had over the last few years in all of the cup competitions is very useful and tees us up nicely for another crack at the FA Cup this year."

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