Confirmed Team News: Man Utd vs Newcastle – Pogba starts
Here is the confirmed team news for the tea-time kick-off between Manchester United and Newcastle United.
Man Utd team to play Newcastle
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) November 18, 2017
Paul Pogba starts for Manchester United after recovering from his hamstring injury.
The Frenchman is making his first appearance since mid-September.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo are on the bench for the first time since suffering serious knee injuries in April.
There are four changes to the side defeated at Chelsea before the international break.
Pogba, Victor Lindelof, Juan Mata and Anthony Martial come into the side.
They replace Eric Bailly, Phil Jones, Ander Herrera and Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
Starting XI: De Gea, Valencia, Lindelof, Smalling, Young, Matic, Pogba, Mata, Rashford, Martial, Lukaku
Newcastle team to play Man Utd
— Newcastle United FC (@NUFC) November 18, 2017
Newcastle United make two changes to the side beaten by Bournemouth before the international break for this evening’s game at Manchester United.
Captain Jamaal Lascelles is replaced by Ciaran Clark, while Jacob Murphy comes in for Christian Atsu.
Starting XI: Elliot; Yedlin, Lejeune, Clark, Manquillo; Hayden, Shelvey, Ritchie; Gayle, Joselu, Murphy