Confirmed – Man United Starting XI Formation vs Saints

Daley Blind NetherlandsAfter an impressive victory against arch rivals Liverpool last weekend, the Red Devils suffered a shocking defeat at the hands of Dutch side PSV Eindhoven in the Champions League.

Manchester United will be hoping to bounce back in style against the Saints today.

As far as the team news is concerned, Wayne Rooney has returned from his injury and Louis van Gaal has included the captain in the starting XI.

The former Everton forward is going start in the No. 10 role behind marquee summer signing Anthony Martial. Juan Mata and Memphis Depay retain their starting place in the attack.

Veterans Michael Carrick and Morgan Schneiderlin are once again starting in the central midfield for the Old Trafford club. Bastian Schweinsteiger and Herrera are on the bench.

As far as the defense is concerned, Daley Blind is playing as the left back today in the absence of Luke Shaw. Marcos Rojo will partner Chris Smalling in the central defense. Here is Man United’s confirmed starting XI formation vs the Saints.

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    Godwin Maliki 3 years

    I think Rooney is starting in a position that will suit him.I hope to see Herrera in the game later in the match

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    Razah 3 years

    Good starting lineup but playing with morgan and carrick is wrng I gotta feeling it’s gna be slow when u play schweinsteiger or Herrera their they speed up the passing carrick as schneiderlin are both to similar in defensive midfielders