Man Utd squad for Astana Europa League clash confirmed as Solskjaer makes key changes- transfer n...
- 🎬 Video
- ℹ️ Description
If you’re able, and if you like our content and approach, please support we. Our work wouldn’t be possible without your help.
Manchester United are set to field an inexperienced starting XI when they return to Europa League action against Astana this week. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was spotted leading a youthful squad into Manchester Airport on Tuesday afternoon, with only four senior players among the travelling party. Third-choice goalkeeper Lee Grant was joined by Axel Tuanzebe, Luke Shaw and Jesse Lingard while the rest of the team was made up of academy players. Mason Greenwood, James Garner, Tahith Chong and Angel Gomes are the most high-profile of these, having already made their senior bows under Solskjaer. However, as many as 10 youth players could be set to make their first-team debut against the Kazakstan champions. Max Taylor has been included in the squad just over 12 months after starting chemotherapy treatment for cancer while Dylan Levitt, Ethan Laird and Ethan Galbraith have also been called up. Young goalkeeper Matej Kovar was spotted at the airport alongside Largie Ramazani, Teden Mengi, DiShon Bernard and Arnau Puigmal. And Ayodeji Sotona and D’Mani Bughail-Mellor were also identified by photographers as head of first-team development Nicky Butt joined the travelling party. ...