- everything football

Hughton to rotate for cup clash

By Football News

Chris Hughton will rotate his squad for Tuesday's League Cup clash at Manchester United, but still believes Norwich City have a chance.

The Carrow Road club head to Old Trafford for the fourth-round clash on the back of a goalless home draw against Cardiff in the Premier League, and will be looking to deny United - who overcame Stoke City 3-2 on Saturday - their first back-to-back domestic home victories of the season.

But Hughton will opt against risking his first-choice XI, as has become the norm for many clubs in the competition.

"It's a game we're very much looking forward to, and one of course we're looking to win," he said.

"I'll be using the squad tomorrow night, but I'll be putting a team out that I think will be good enough to win a tough game.

"You always look for the positives, and one positive is that we did beat Manchester United last season (1-0 at home in November 2012)."

United made it to the fourth round of last year's tournament, while Norwich were eliminated by Aston Villa in the quarter-finals.