Man United vs Liverpool: De Gea, Martial return ahead of Liverpool cracker

Man United vs Liverpool: De Gea, Martial return ahead of Liverpool cracker

- Man United vs Liverpool will see the Red Devils seek to return to winning ways

- The Red Devils have endured a difficult start to the 2019-20 season, winning two of the opening eight matches

- Solskjaer has now been handed a boost with the return of De Gea, Martial and Wan-Bissaka against the Reds

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been handed a boost ahead of his side's crunch clash against Liverpool at Old Trafford.

The Norwegian born tactician welcome back into the first team David de Gea, Anthony Martial and Aaron Wan-Bissaka, but it is unsure if they will be starting the game.

De Gea limped off Spain's 1-1 draw against Sweden in their Euro 2020 qualifier earlier in the week but he seems to have dusted off the minor setback.

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However, the Spaniard was seen checking in to the Manchester Lowry Hotel ahead of the Liverpool showdown, suggesting he could be in contention for a starting place.

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Martial, meanwhile, who has missed the last eight matches in all competitions with a muscular injury cold also feature after showing recovery signs.

The Frenchman started the season impressively scoring twice in as many matches, and United have struggled in front of goal without him.

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Paul Pogba and Luke Shaw are however unlikely to have recovered in time, but Solskjaer looks set to call upon Aaron Wan-Bissaka to enhance his backline.

The summer signing has missed the last three matches for United, but could also be seen checking in with the rest of the squad at the teams hotel.

Confirmed Man Utd Squad against Liverpool:

Goalkeepers: David de Gea, Sergio Romero, Lee Grant

Defenders: Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Harry Maguire, Victor Lindelof, Axel Tuanzebe, Phil Jones, Marcos Rojo, Ashley Young, Brandon Williams

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Midfielders: James Garner, Scott McTominay, Andreas Pereira, Fred, Juan Mata, Tahith Chong

Forwards: Angel Gomes, Daniel James, Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial, Mason Greenwood.

Legit.ng earlier reported that Manchester United hosts Premier League table toppers Liverpool at Old Trafford in a must win encounter for the hosts.

The Red Devils are currently 14th on the log with nine points from eight matches and the result of today's encounter will determine where they will rank after match day nine.

However, the Norwegian born tactician has insisted that his side will not have to wait for three decades before winning another EPL title as reported by UK Express.

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Source: Legit.ng

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