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Manchester United: de Gea, Younger, Bailly, Lindelof, Shaw, Matic, Herrera, Pogba, Lingard, Martial, Rashford.
Paris Saint-Germain: Buffon, Silva, Kimpembe, Kehrer, Marquinos, Verratti, Mbappe, Di Maria, Alves, Bernat, Draxler.
The world was a special place again on December 17. Jose Mourinho was nonetheless supervisor of Manchester United, for an additional 24 hours anyway, and when the draw for the Champions League Spherical of 16 was made, it appeared throughout for the three-time winners. They’d been paired with Paris St Germain, going nice weapons whereas United have been misfiring badly. A humbling seemed a really actual risk.
However a few months on, every thing has modified. Ole Gunnar Solsjkær has restored United’s self-belief in spectacular fashion, profitable 11 of his first 12 video games as interim boss. Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial are purring. PSG in the meantime are within the midst of an damage disaster. Edinson Cavani isn’t anticipated to shake off a hip drawback, Thomas Meunier is concussed, and Neymar is out with a damaged metatarsal. And their type all of the sudden isn’t all that: they’ve lately misplaced their first league recreation of the season, to Lyon, and required additional time to get previous third-tier Villefranche-Beaujolais within the cup.Continue reading...