Vitally important player starts for Manchester United despite reports

first_imgDavid de Gea will start for Manchester United in their Champions League match against Valencia on Tuesday night.It had been widely reported that the five-time ‘Player of the Year’ wouldn’t feature, however this was proven not to be the case. silverware Mourinho is seriously in need of a victory tonight after suffering back-to-back defeats last week against Derby and West Ham.Pressure is beginning to mount on the Old Trafford boss and speculation regarding his future has been rife.Full confirmed teams:Manchester United: De Gea, Valencia, Smalling, Bailly, Shaw, Fellaini, Matic, Pogba, Rashford, Lukaku, Alexis.Valencia: Neto; Piccini, Garay, Paulista, Gaya; Coquelin, Parejo, Kondogbia, Guedes; Rodrigo, Batshuayi. REVEALED England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won REVEALED IN DEMAND deals Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Matic one of two players for sale with ‘two Premier League clubs’ interested Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT center_img gameday cracker 1 targets FAREWELL Solskjaer gives Pogba fitness update and calls him world’s best all-round midfielder RANKED Alexis Sanchez also returns to Jose Mourinho’s team after being left out completely for the 3-1 defeat to West Ham on Saturday.Paul Pogba retains his place in midfield, where he lines up with Nemanja Matic and Marouane Fellaini.Marcus Rashford and Romelu Lukaku also start for the Red Devils in attack. Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January boost David de Gea will play in United’s second group match Latest Manchester United Newslast_img read more