Pogba out! Predicted Man United team for Manchester derby

first_imgClick here to listen to full live commentary of Manchester City v Manchester United on talkSPORT, kick-off 20:00Manchester United travel the short journey to the Etihad Stadium to face off against Manchester City on Thursday evening.Aside from being a hotly-anticipated local derby, the game is of vital importance in the race for a top four finish.Pep Guardiola’s City currently have one more point than the Red Devils, with both teams having played the same number of games.Should the hosts win tonight they will be four points clear in fourth place, whereas a win for United would catapult them into the top four. It is not crazy to suggest the team to win tonight will be the one qualifying for next season’s Champions League.However, United face some serious issues heading into the game.Zlatan Ibrahimovic is out for the rest of the season due to the injury he picked up in the Europa League win over Anderlecht, whilst Paul Pogba will also be missing tonight; the France midfielder was struck down with an issue during Sunday’s game against Burnley.So, just who will Jose Mourinho select tonight? Click the right arrow, above, to see talkSPORT’s predicted Manchester United line up listed in squad number order… 11 23. Luke Shaw (Left back) 11 16. Michael Carrick (Centre midfield) 10. Wayne Rooney (Attacking midfield) 11 11 11 11. Anthony Martial (Left forward) 22. Henrikh Mkhitaryan (Right forward) 21. Ander Herrera (Centre midfield) 3. Eric Bailly (Centre back) 11 19. Marcus Rashford (Centre forward) 11 11 11 25. Antonio Valencia (Right back) 11 11 1. David De Gea (Goalkeeper) – click the right arrow to see the entire Manchester United predicted XI 17. Daley Blind (Centre back) last_img

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