MANCHESTER UNITED return to motion tomorrow night time after they tackle Cypriot facet Omonia within the Europa League.
Boss Erik ten Hag can be determined to get again to profitable methods after final weekend’s momentum-stomping 6-3 trouncing by the hands of Manchester Metropolis.
The Dutchman will pit his wits in opposition to former Celtic boss Neil Lennon, aiming to get the steadiness proper between rotating his squad whereas additionally holding sufficient key gamers out to win the sport.
One man Ten Hag might recall is Cristiano Ronaldo – after admitting the Portuguese was “p***ed off” to overlook the Manchester derby.
The 52-year-old can even should fastidiously juggle his defence, amid information that Raphael Varane, Harry Maguire and Aaron Wan-Bissaka all stay unavailable.
One man Ten Hag will depend on is David de Gea, with the Spaniard having been ever-present in all competitions to date this time period.
Again-up Martin Dubravka might miss out with a muscular damage, leaving Tom Heaton to deputise if required.
Diogo Dalot is more likely to proceed at right-back, whereas Luke Shaw might begin at left-back after approaching for Tyrell Malacia at half-time in opposition to Metropolis.
With Varane and Maguire lacking, Victor Lindelof will associate Lisandro Martinez at centre-back.
Summer season signing Casemiro might get a uncommon begin alongside Christian Eriksen.
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On the Brazilian, Ten Hag stated: “We’ll play tomorrow our greatest workforce, we have now to assemble a workforce as a result of we would like a aggressive tradition.
“It had nothing to do with Casemiro, it had all to do with Scott. When he wasn’t within the workforce at Brentford, we misplaced.
“Casemiro could have an vital position, we all know his background, the titles he is received, you see every single day in coaching.”
Scott McTominay and Fred might additionally characteristic, though Donny van de Beek stays sidelined.
Bruno Fernandes is more likely to begin and put on the captain’s armband, with Jadon Sancho and Antony on both facet.
Alternatively, Ten Hag might give Anthony Elanga a run out, whereas Marcus Rashford is offered.
Ronaldo, 37, will anticipate to begin – however so will Anthony Martial after his two-goal cameo in opposition to Metropolis on the weekend, giving Ten Hag a variety dilemma.