[Teams] Man Utd vs Fulham: Van Persie In For Rooney

By on August 25, 2012

Manchester United welcome Fulham to Old Trafford today looking to kick start their Premier League season.

United fell to a 1-0 defeat away at Everton on the opening weekend so will be hoping his players bounce back today and register their first win of the new campaign.

Summer signings Robin van Persie and Shinji Kagawa make their home debuts, with RVP making his first start for the club following his move from Arsenal and replaces Wayne Rooney who drops to the bench.

Here are the confirmed line-ups

Man Utd Team

De Gea; Rafael, Carrick, Vidic, Evra; Valencia, Cleverley, Anderson, Kagawa, Young; van Persie

Subs: Lindegaard, Evans, Rooney, Giggs, Henandez, Welbeck, Scholes.

Fulham Team

Schwarzer, Riether, Hughes, Hangeland, Briggs, Duff, Diarra, Dembele, Kacaniklic, Ruiz, Petric

Subs: Stockdale, Kelly, Baird, Sidwell, Kasami, Rodallega, Halliche

We’ll have video highlights from the game up shortly after the final whistle, so check back later.

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