– Brighton vs Manchester United could see Solskjaer’s men reclaim 5th position on the PL standings
– The United manager may likely field Pogba and Fernandes in the midfield
– Rashford and Martial are however expected to lead the attack
A win for Manchester United in this epic clash will move the Red Devils to fifth position on the English Premier League standings however Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has to make very positive tactical decision.
United are looking to leapfrog Wolves and reclaim the 5th position but the Reds Devils manager can once again experiment a Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes midfield.
Manchester United are away on Tuesday night as they continue their quest for a UEFA Champions League spot.
Recall that the Old Trafford club sealed a place in the semi-final of the FA Cup after they stunned Norwich City 2-1 in the quarters played on Saturday, June 28.
However, they had to rely on a late goal from Harry Maguire to secure a hard-fought victory with Solskjaer fielding Pogba and Fernandes in the midfield.
For the game against Brighton, it’s likely that the manager will play both blockbuster players together again.
“Apart from, of course, the after-effects of the physical work-out and coming back late, they had a recovery day yesterday and today will be an easy day and we’re just preparing for tomorrow,” Solskjaer said on Monday.
“I think the buzz and the energy that the win and a semi-final place will give you will help us tomorrow night.”
Speaking about having the majority of his squad available, Solskjaer added: “You need competition for places at Man United.”
Man Utd (4-2-3-1): De Gea; Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw; Matic, Pogba; Greenwood, Fernandes, Rashford; Martial.
Legit.ng earlier reported that Barcelona youngster Marc Jurado appears to have confirmed his departure from the club after posting a goodbye message on his Instagram page.
The 16-year-old defender has been on the radar of Manchester United after being considered one of the brightest youngsters at the La Liga club.
Jurado penned an appreciation to the club saying it was difficult to part ways with them after all the memories they both share.
Although it is yet to be seen where his next destination would be, reports have it that he is on his way to join the Red Devils.
The Mirror quoting Metro UK claims United already agreed a deal to sign the Spaniard earlier this year despite Barcelona’s hopes of keeping him after offering him a lucrative, long-term deal.
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