VIDEO: Sheffield United v Manchester United - Nigel Adkins' FA Cup memories

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As a Liverpudlian, Nigel Adkins has plenty of memories of FA Cup's past and the Sheffield United boss is hoping to register one of his own.

The boyhood Liverpool fan recalls Charlie George's goal for Arsenal against the Reds in the 1971 showpiece and a superb display by Bill Shankly's side against Newcastle United at Wembley in 1974.

Legendary Liverpool boss Bill Shankly (centre) at Wembley

Legendary Liverpool boss Bill Shankly (centre) at Wembley

Now, ahead of Sheffield United's trip to Old Trafford on Saturday, Adkins wants to see his side added to the FA Cup showreels of great knock-out moments.

He said: "On any given day the FA Cup brings shocks and surprises...we are in League One, going to Old Trafford. Why can't we dream at the Theatre of Dreams?"

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