United name team to face Saints

Saturday 12 February 2022 11:30

Manchester United interim manager Ralf Rangnick has named his side to take on Southampton at Old Trafford.

The Reds are looking to get back to winning ways against a Saints team that deservedly won 3-2 at Tottenham on Wednesday night.

Ralf has made one change for the 12:30 GMT kick-off, which is being shown live in the UK on BT Sport.

All set for Saints showdown Video

All set for Saints showdown

The stage is set for the Reds to take on Southampton at Old Trafford...

Our top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo is back in the XI and leads the line, replacing Edinson Cavani, in the only change to those who started the 1-1 draw at Burnley last time out. The Uruguay centre-forward is not included in the matchday squad.

Left-back Alex Telles is available again and is one of the substitutes, as is young midfielder Hannibal.

Fred is still out after testing positive for COVID-19, while Eric Bailly and Nemanja Matic are absent due to injury.

United: De Gea; Dalot, Varane, Maguire (c), Shaw; McTominay, Pogba, Fernandes; Sancho, Ronaldo, Rashford. 

Substitutes: Henderson, Jones, Lindelof, Telles, Wan-Bissaka, Hannibal, Lingard, Mata, Elanga.