Marcus Rashford starts Champions League clash, ex-Liverpool duo Suarez and Coutinho in visitors’ XI

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United entertain Barca in the first leg of their quarter-final tie and here are the confirmed teams for both sides

Marcus Rashford has been passed fit for Manchester United’s Champions League match against Barcelona as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has handed him a place in the starting XI.

Scott McTominay, 22, has also been given a surprise place in the United line-up with Nemanja Matic and Ander Herrera not in the squad.

It was touch and go whether Rashford would be fit to play

It was touch and go whether Rashford would be fit to play

United boss Solskjaer has named a defensive team with the likes of Ashley Young, Chris Smalling, Victor Lindelof, Luke Shaw and Diogo Dalot all being given the nod.

As for Barcelona, they’ve named a star-studded line-up including captain Lionel Messi and ex-Liverpool duo Luis Suarez and Philippe Coutinho.


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Below you can see the confirmed team news for both sides.

Manchester United: De Gea, Young, Smalling, Lindelof, Shaw, Fred, McTominay, Pogba, Dalot, Lukaku, Rashford

Subs: Romero, Jones, Mata, Martial, Lingard, Andreas Pereira, Rojo.

Barcelona: ter Stegen, Nelson Semedo, Pique, Lenglet, Jordi Alba, Arthur, Sergio Busquets, Rakitic, Messi, Suarez, Coutinho

Subs: Cillessen, Dembele, Malcom, Sergi Roberto, Vidal, Umtiti, Alena



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