Manchester United have named Daniel James, Juan Mata and Harry Maguire of their aspect to face Chelsea.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has named an unchanged crew from the aspect that beat Newcastle within the Premier League final weekend. It’s three modifications from the crew that secured a superb win towards Paris Saint-Germain within the Champions League in midweek.
Scott McTominay and Fred maintain their locations in midfield, with Donny van de Beek, Paul Pogba and Edinson Cavani all on the bench. There isn’t a place within the matchday squad for Alex Telles.
Frank Lampard’s Chelsea aspect contains new signings Timo Werner, Kai Havertz and Ben Chilwell, with the guests seemingly taking part in 5 on the again.
Earlier than the sport, Solskjaer spoke concerning the elevated competitors for locations in his squad and why United can reap the advantages from added depth.
“Sure that’s the good factor while you go into the season and we’ve performed just a few video games and gamers are getting match-time,” he mentioned. “Some are performing higher than we perhaps anticipated this early on they usually’ve actually knocked on the door to say I must be taking part in extra.
“I really feel I’ve bought a robust squad and that we’re able to rotating now and we’ll must as a result of there shall be so many video games.”
“We have to carry out higher at house. For no matter purpose, we haven’t had performances at house this season. We have to discover out if it’s the preparation or one thing else, so we’re going to have to take a look at that.”
United XI: De Gea; Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw; Fred, McTominay; Mata, Fernandes, James; Rashford.
Subs: Henderson, Tuanzebe, Matic, Pogba, Van de Beek, Greenwood Cavani.
Chelsea XI: Mendy; James, Azpicueta, Thiago, Zouma, Chilwell; Jorginho, Kante; Pulisic, Havertz, Werner.
Subs: Caballero, Rudiger, Mount, Kovacic, Abraham, Giroud, Zieych.