Manchester United vs FC Astana predicted line-ups: Team news and more ahead of Europa League clash

FC Astana have made the nearly 3,000 mile trip from the Kazakh capital to Manchester, with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United ready to get their Europa League adventure off and running.

Mason Greenwood is expected to start up front with Solskjaer keen to look at the depth and breadth of his squad.

Astana are outsiders in Group L, which also contains Partizan Belgrade and AZ Alkmaar, and United cannot afford to lose points at home in what shapes as their easiest group game.

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The last time Manchester United were in the Europa League they were guided to victory by Jose Mourinho – Solskjaer’s side look among the favourites this season, and he’ll be looking to replicate his predecessor’s achievement.

Here’s everything you need to know about the match at Old Trafford:


Manchester United predicted XI vs Astana





1/11 Sergio Romero

2/11 Ashley Young

3/11 Harry Maguire

4/11 Axel Tuanzebe

5/11 Marcos Rojo

6/11 Fred

7/11 Nemanja Matic

8/11 Juan Mata

9/11 Jesse Lingard

10/11 Thaith Chong

11/11 Mason Greenwood

1/11 Sergio Romero

2/11 Ashley Young

3/11 Harry Maguire

4/11 Axel Tuanzebe

5/11 Marcos Rojo

6/11 Fred

7/11 Nemanja Matic

8/11 Juan Mata

9/11 Jesse Lingard

10/11 Thaith Chong

11/11 Mason Greenwood

Team News

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is expected to hand starts to Axel Tuanzebe and Mason Greenwood. Daniel James has joined Paul Pogba, Luke Shaw and Anthony Martial on the injured list, and thus will not play a part in the game.

Predicted line-ups

Manchester United: Romero; Young, Maguire, Tuanzebe, Rojo; Fred, Matic; Lingard, Mata, Chong; Greenwood

FC Astana: Eric; Shomko, Simunovic, Postnikov, Rukavina; Mayewski, Logvinenko; Tomasov, Sigurjonsson, Rotariu; Murtazayev

Match prediction?

Manchester United should have too much quality for the Kazakh side.

A 4-0 home win.

Odds

Manchester United 1/5

Draw 6/1

FC Astana 15/1

How can I watch?

BT Sport will be broadcasting the game on BT Sport 2, with coverage beginning at 8pm.

Can I stream the game online?

With a BT Sport subscription you can stream the match from your phone or tablet with the BT Sport app.

When is it?

The match begins at 8pm.

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