Manchester United will be playing today, Sunday, in the Premier League Matchday 28 against the Blues Chelsea in a must-win match to keep the competition for the second place this season, and especially against Antonio Conte and Chelsea where Manchester United have a long rivalry with Chelsea, and recently as well between Jose Mourinho, Manchester United’s manager, and Antonio Conte, Chelsea’s manager.
The full squad that will be playing against Chelsea FC at home, The Old Trafford, has been revealed according to Manchester Evening News where there are two main points worth mentioning where one key player is dropped, and another key player is included in the squad that will be playing today afternoon.
The players who are at the Lowry Hotel are as the following:
Goalkeepers: David de Gea, Joel Pereira, Kieran O’Hara
Defenders: Antonio Valencia, Matteo Darmian, Victor Lindelof, Chris Smalling, Eric Bailly, Ashley Young, Luke Shaw
Midfielders: Paul Pogba, Scott McTominay, Michael Carrick, Nemanja Matic, Jesse Lingard
Forwards: Juan Mata, Alexis Sanchez, Marcus Rashford, Romelu Lukaku, Anthony Martial
The squad included the return of Paul Pogba, Manchester United’s most expensive midfielder and player, to the squad where the French midfielder is expected to start against his former manager at Juventus, Antonio Conte, due to the injuries of Ander Herrera and Marouane Fellaini.
On the other hand, the Argentinian goalkeeper, Sergio Romero, has been dropped from the squad that will take action against Chelsea FC today in the Premier League for an unknown reasons until the moment, but it’s expected to be an injury where the Argentinian goalkeeper has been dropped recently due to a minor injury where he was back in the next match on the bench.
The Spanish goalkeeper, David De Gea, will be the first choice goalkeeper as usual, and on the bench, the Portuguese goalkeeper, Joel Pereira, is expected to be included instead of Sergio Romero where the third choice goalkeeper who is included in the full squad is the academy goalkeeper, Kieran O’Hara.