Villarreal v Man United LIVE commentary and team news: Donny van de Beek and Jadon Sancho both start, Bruno Fernandes benched as Michael Carrick takes charge of key Champions League clash

Manchester United will begin life after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with a key Champions League clash away to Villarreal this evening.

Solskjaer was finally shown the door following United’s woeful 4-1 defeat to Watford on Saturday.

The Red Devils have lost seven of their last 13 games in all competitions and the club have decided now is the right time for a change.

  • This Group F tie will kick-off at 5:45pm at the Estadio de la Ceramica
  • Villarreal XI: Rulli, Albiol, Torres, Parejo, Capoue, Foyth, Estupinan, Trigueros, Danjuma, Pino, Gomez.
  • Subs: Asenjo, Alvarez, Mario Gaspar, Alcacer, Iborra, Chukwueze, Dia, Raba, Moreno, Pena, Mandi, Pedraza
  • United XI: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Telles, McTominay, Fred, Van de Beek, Sancho, Martial, Ronaldo.
  • Subs: Heaton, Henderson, Bailley, Dalot, Fernandes, Lingard, Mata, Matic, Amad, Rashford.

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Michael Carrick will take charge of the Man United team in the short-term until a new boss is appointed