New season, new start. Manchester United’s team has been announced for the first game of the season.

United host Crystal Palace at Old Trafford in a 5.30pm kick off.

Starting XI: De Gea, Fosu-Mensah, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw, McTominay, Pogba, Fernandes, James, Rashford, Martial

Substitutes: Ighalo, Henderson, Bailly, Greenwood, Wan-Bissaka, Fred, Van de Beek

Manchester United Training Session
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United lost this fixture 2-1 to Crystal Palace last season, so can take nothing for granted here.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side did beat the Eagles 2-0 at Selhurst Park at the start of July.

 

Palace begun their season a week earlier, with a 1-0 win over Southampton.

Manchester United fixtures after the international break

  1. Newcastle United (A)

    October 17 – 3pm

  2. PSG (A)

    October 20 – 8pm

  3. Chelsea (H)

    October 24 – 5.30pm

  4. RB Leipzig (H)

    October 28 – 8pm

  5. Arsenal (H)

    November 1 – 6.30pm

  6. Istanbul Basaksehir (A)

    November 4- 5.55pm

  7. Everton (A)

    November 7 – 3pm

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