How Man United Could Lineup Against Leeds As Sancho is Set To Make His Debut (Photos & Analysis)
Manchester United returns back to Premier League action with a tough season-opening fixture against Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds United at Old Trafford. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men will kick off their 2021/2022 Premiership season against a strong Leeds United side as the Red Devils hope to make a positive start to the new season.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be hoping his team pick up all the three points in their first league game of the season to build up the momentum for the new season.
Before we go into the formation of the game, let’s take a look at a brief analysis of the game.
A big game for Manchester United and Leeds United as both teams are eager to start the new season on a positive note. Today’s game presents a glorious opportunity for Manchester United to see a glimpse of their new signing, Jadon Sancho. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer during his pre-match press conference revealed that Jadon Sancho is fit and ready to kick off his Manchester United career against Leeds United.
Man United vs Leeds United, What are we expecting from the game:
Manchester United finished second behind Manchester City in last season’s table, while Leeds United impressed on their return to the Premier League, by picking up 59 points from 38 matches to finish ninth on the table. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side will be playing an attacking-minded Leeds United who loves to keep possession and hit their opponent on the transition.
Manchester United have the team to easily quash Leeds United with the arrival of Jadon Sancho, and other key players like Bruno Fernandes and Mason Greenwood. The Red Devils should be wary of Philips who loves to dominate the midfield and also find a way to contain Patrick Bamford if they want to win today.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Manchester United are expected to challenge for the Premier League title, after the club reinforced the team with world-class players in the mould of Raphael Varane and Sancho.
Match formation and team lineup:
Man United coach, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer loves to use the 4-3-3 formation which gave him success last season. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is expected to set up his team in an attacking 4-3-3 formation, with the Red Devils preferring to control the midfield and push their attack from the wings and as well from the middle.
Below is the possible way Man United can line up against Leeds United.
De Gea; Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw; Mctominay, Fred; Pogba, Fernandes, Greenwood; Sancho
The stage is set for the big occasion, who will win today’s match?