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Manchester United Vs Galatasaray Line-Ups and Team News: Champions League

Old Trafford plays host to Turkish side Galatasaray.

Team News

Patrice Evra is set to return for Manchester United’s opening Champions League group match against Galatasaray having recovered from injury.

The 31-year-old suffered a minor knock while on international duty and missed United’s win over Wigan.
Striker Robin van Persie, who came on in the second half on Saturday, and Japan playmaker Shinji Kagawa, took part in training.

Darren Fletcher, who has not played since November 2011, might return.

The 28-year-old Scotland international, who has been battling with an inflammatory bowel condition, also took part in training. He recently played a full 90 minutes for the reserves.

Galatasaray defenders Tomas Ujfalusi and Sabri Sarioglu are both out injured. (BBC Sport)

Line-Ups

Man United: De Gea, Rafael, Evans, Vidic, Evra, Valencia, Carrick, Scholes, Nani, Kagawa, Van Persie: SUBS: Lindegaard, Ferdinand, Anderson, Cleverley, Fletcher, Hernandez, Welbeck

Galatasaray: Muslera, Eboue, Semih, Dany, Hakan, Hamit, Selçuk, Melo, Amrabat, Burak, Umut


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