Man Utd team news: Alexis Sanchez, Matic & Valencia return vs Spurs

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The Chilean missed United’s defeat towards Brighton final trip (Picture: Eamonn and James Clarke)

A quartet of key gamers are set to return to motion for Manchester United in Monday evening’s conflict with Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford.

Nemanja Matic, Ander Herrera and Antonio Valencia all picked up accidents in pre-season, whereas Alexis Sanchez missed the Red Devils’ final outing towards Brighton – although all 4 have reported for responsibility.

As traditional, United’s matchday squad reported to the Lowry Hotel in Manchester previous to kick-off, and Matic, Herrera, Valencia and Sanchez had been all in membership gear.

Matic is ready to make his first look of the season (Picture: Eamonn and James Clarke)

Sanchez is the one participant of that quartet to have featured for United to this point this season, beginning on the opening day of the season towards Leicester City.

The Chilean had a small niggle however has been again in coaching all week, whereas Herrera could also be left on the bench as a result of promising type of Andreas Pereira, summer time signing Fred and Paul Pogba in midfield.



Man Utd confirmed squad on the Lowry

Goalkeepers: David de Gea, Lee Grant

Defenders: Antonio Valencia, Matteo Darmian, Chris Smalling, Victor Lindelof, Phil Jones, Ashley Young, Luke Shaw

Midfielders: Nemanja Matic, Scott McTominay, Fred, Andreas Pereira, Jesse Lingard, Ander Herrera, Juan Mata, Paul Pogba, Marouane Fellaini

Forwards: Marcus Rashford, Romelu Lukaku, Alexis Sanchez

Matic is predicted to be very rusty, having missed pre-season to bear stomach surgical procedure, whereas Antonio Valencia left the membership’s pre-season tour of the United States with a calf drawback.

The Ecuadorian is United’s first-choice right-back and could possibly be drafted straight again into the beginning XI towards Spurs.

Valencia has been out of motion with a calf harm (Picture: Eamonn and James Clarke)

Sanchez can be prone to begin, with Anthony Martial having struggled in his absence on the left wing within the defeat to Brighton on the Amex.

The French winger was considerably surprisingly absent because the gamers made their approach to the Lowry, as was centre-back Eric Baily, whereas Ashley Young and Luke Shaw each arrived on the resort on Sunday evening.

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