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Alexis Sanchez has been sidelined for the past month with a hamstring tear. REUTERS

Alexis Sanchez in as Manchester United make three changes

Alexis Sanchez will make his first Premier League start in two months for Manchester United in Sunday's Premier League clash with Huddersfield Town.
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly will miss the final two games of the season and this summer's Africa Cup of Nations after sustaining a knee injury in Sunday's 1-1 draw with Chelsea.

Eric Bailly: This season hasn’t smiled down upon me

Manchester United defender Eric Bailly is confident he will return stronger next season.
Manchester United defender Eric Bailly will miss the final two games of the season and this summer's Africa Cup of Nations after sustaining a knee injury in Sunday's 1-1 draw with Chelsea.

Manchester United’s Eric Bailly out of AFCON with knee injury

Manchester United defender Eric Bailly will miss the final two games of the season and this summer's Africa Cup of Nations after sustaining a knee injury in Sunday's 1-1 draw with Chelsea.
Manchester United coach Ole Gunnar Solksjaer believes that Eric Bailly will not return to action in the Premier League this season.

Ole Gunnar Solksjaer: Eric Bailly probably out for Manchester United’s season

Manchester United coach Ole Gunnar Solksjaer believes that Eric Bailly will not return to action in the Premier League this season.
Gerard Pique Ousmane Dembele Barcelona

Gerard Pique: Barcelona must kill off comeback kings Manchester United

Gerard Pique says Barcelona must learn from last season’s Champions League collapse against Roma and be wary of Manchester United’s powers of recovery ahead of Wednesday’s quarter-final clash.
Marcus Rashford and Alexis Sanchez have returned to training ahead of Manchester United’s Champions League clash with Barcelona.

Manchester United wait on Marcus Rashford, Nemanja Matic fitness for Barcelona clash

Manchester United will make a late decision on the fitness of Marcus Rashford and Nemanja Matic for their Champions League quarter-final against Barcelona on Wednesday, according to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
(Top, L-R) Manchester United’s Spanish goalkeeper David De Gea, Belgian forward Romelu Lukaku, Scottish midfielder Scott McTominay, English defender Chris Smalling, Ivorian defender Eric Bailly, English defender Luke Shaw, (bottom L-R) Brazilian midfielder Fred, English midfielder Ashley Young, Brazilian midfielder Andreas Pereira, English forward Marcus Rashford and Swedish defender Victor Lindelof pose before the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second-leg football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Manchester United at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on March 6, 2019. (Photo by Martin BUREAU / AFP)

Five games that won Ole Gunnar Solskjaer the Manchester United job

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been rewarded by Manchester United for engineering a remarkable turnaround in the club’s fortunes since he took over from the sacked Jose Mourinho in December.
Wilfried Zaha has expressed satisfaction with Crystal Palace’s 2-0 victory over Wolverhampton Wanderers as they started 2019 on a winning note.

Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha released by Ivory Coast

The Ivory Coast national team released Wilfried Zaha to return to his club Crystal Palace on Monday.
Manchester United star Marcus Rashford must start for the club on a more regular basis if he is to find his best position, says former Red Devils captain Rio Ferdinand.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer urges Marcus Rashford to follow Cristiano Ronaldo’s example

Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has challenged Marcus Rashford to be more ruthless in front of goal by following former United favourite Cristiano Ronaldo’s example.

Anthony Martial, Nemanja Matic, Ander Herrera give Manchester United boost for Arsenal trip

Anthony Martial, Nemanja Matic and Ander Herrera could all return for Manchester United in Sunday's Premier League clash with Arsenal.
Eric Bailly has praised Manchester United’s 3-1 victory over Paris Saint-Germain in Tuesday’s Champions League game at Parc des Princes.

Eric Bailly lauds Manchester United’s Champions League win at Paris Saint-Germain

Eric Bailly has praised Manchester United’s 3-1 victory over Paris Saint-Germain in Tuesday’s Champions League game at Parc des Princes.
Nemanja Vidic

Nemanja Vidic: I wouldn’t take Virgil van Dijk over Manchester United’s defenders

Nemanja Vidic insisted he would not swap any of Manchester United's defenders for Virgil van Dijk or his Liverpool team-mates, while praising Victor Lindelof for displaying "character" to turn around his form.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wrestles with Manchester United defensive challenge

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer may yet end up wishing he had been able to strengthen Manchester United’s defence should their challenge for the Premier League’s top four fall short.

Eric Bailly hails solid Manchester United performance at Arsenal

Eric Bailly has praised Manchester United's performance after reaching the FA Cup round of 16 on Friday.
Hapoel Beer Sheva midfield star John Ogu has slammed the Confederation of African Football, CAF, for leaving out two of his national teammates, Wilfred Ndidi and William Troost-Ekong from Africa’s Best XI squad for 2018.

John Ogu slams CAF’s Africa Best XI

Hapoel Beer Sheva midfield star John Ogu has slammed the Confederation of African Football, CAF, for leaving out two of his national teammates, Wilfred Ndidi and William Troost-Ekong from Africa’s Best XI squad for 2018.
Samuel Chukwueze

Ikechukwu Uche urges Samuel Chukwueze not to leave Villareal

Ikechukwu Uche has told Villarreal forward and fellow Nigerian Samuel Chukwueze to treat growing transfer speculation as a compliment and continue to develop at his former club.
Xherdan Shaqiri

Liverpool back on top as Xherdan Shaqiri sinks Manchester United

Liverpool powered back to the top of the Premier League as Xherdan Shaqiri inspired a 3-1 win over bitter rivals Manchester United, while Arsenal’s 22-match unbeaten run was shattered by a shock defeat at Southampton on Sunday.
Liverpool's players pose before the UEFA Champions League Group C football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Liverpool FC at the Parc des Princes stadium, in Paris, on November 28, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE - AFP)

Liverpool face Manchester United as Manchester City look to get back into groove

Jose Mourinho faces a quandary as he prepares Manchester United for a trip to Premier League leaders Liverpool while Manchester City will be keen to show that last week’s Chelsea defeat was just a blip.

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