Manchester United have won nine of their 10 matches in all competitions since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer replaced Jose Mourinho.
This match kickstarts an incredibly difficult run of games for United and it’s vital they get off to a winning start.
United are clear favourites but cannot afford to look past Fulham at the tougher matches on the horizon.
Fulham- Joe Bryan recovered from injury to start against Crystal Palace last weekend. The former Bristol City defender has fond memories against Manchester United after scoring against them in a League Cup upset last season.
Lazar Markovic and Havard Nordtveit, who both signed for Fulham on deadline day, won’t be considered for their debuts until next week.
Marcus Bettinelli is again ruled out for Fulham, but Cyrus Christie is fine to play here. Timothy Fosu-Mensah is ineligible to face his parent side.
Manchester United- Marcos Rojo is set to return to first-team training this week, though won’t be considered for selection. Chris Smalling is also nearing a return to first-team action.
United host Paris Saint-Germain in the first leg of their last-16 Champions League tie next week and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer may shuffle his pack here.
Man Utd have been winning at both half time and full time in 7 of their last 9 matches against Fulham in all competitions.
Man Utd have won 7 of their last 8 matches (Premier League).
Man Utd have been winning at both half time and full time in 6 of their last 8 matches in Premier League.
Fulham have seen over 2.5 goals in 8 of their last 10 home matches against Man Utd in all competitions.
Man Utd have kept a clean sheet in their last 3 away matches (Premier League).
Fulham have conceded at least 2 goals in their last 5 Premier League in matches.
Man Utd have scored at least 2 goals in 5 of their last 6 matches against Fulham in all competitions.
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