[Teams] Man Utd vs Leicester City: Confirmed line-ups from Old Trafford
Manchester United will be looking to get back to winning ways when they take on Leicester at Old Trafford this afternoon. Here are the line-ups:
Manchester United will be looking to get back to winning ways when they take on Leicester City at Old Trafford this afternoon.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is having to deal with a mini injury crisis as Paul Pogba is ruled out with an ankle injury that he sustained before the international break so Nemanja Matic comes in alongside Scott McTominay in midfield.
Anthony Martial remains out with a thigh problem while Jesse Lingard isn’t even fit enough for a place on the bench after pulling out of the England squad with illness. Andreas Pereira keeps his place alongside Juan Mata and Daniel James in the Man Utd attack with Marcus Rashford leading the line up front.
Luke Shaw is ruled out so Ashley Young continues at left-back but Aaron Wan-Bissaka is passed fit to start on the opposite side of defence after recovering from a back injury. Victor Lindelof continues alongside Harry Maguire with Phil Jones and Axle Tuanzebe on the bench along with Mason Greenwood, Angel Gomes and Tahith Chong.
As for Leicester, Jamie Vardy is once again supported by James Maddison in the attack with Demarai Gray also given the nod by Brendan Rodgers.
Here are the confirmed line-ups:
De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Young (c), McTominay, Matic, Pereira, Mata, James, Rashford
Subs: Jones, Fred, Romero, Greenwood, Gomes, Tuanzebe, Chong
Schmeichel, Ricardo, Evans, Soyuncu, Chilwell, Ndidi, Choudhury, Tielemans, Maddison, Gray, Vardy
Subs: Justin, Morgan, Albrighton, Ward, Barnes, Perez, Praet.
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