Manchester United hit the road for the first time this season when they travel to Aston Villa on Friday night to take on Tim Sherwood’s new look side.
United struggled at Villa Park last season, managing to rescue a point thanks to a Radamel Falcao goal. Christian Benteke tortured the Red Devils defence that night, and though he may no longer be there, the even bigger Rudy Gestede has taken his place and Villa have improved the quality of their playing staff right across the board.
It may also be a new look United side, but without David de Gea in goal, Louis van Gaal will be forced to go with Sergio Romero again.
Here’s how we think United will line up against Villa…
LB: Luke Shaw
CB: Chris Smalling
CB: Daley Blind
LB: Matteo Darmian
DM: Michael Carrick
CM: Morgan Schneiderlin
CM: Juan Mata
LAM: Ashley Young
RAM: Memphis Depay
ST: Wayne Rooney
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