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Manchester United vs West Ham United
Old Trafford
Premier League
Sat, 27th Sep; 3pm KO

Manchester United meet West Ham United in the Premier League this weekend, and manager Louis van Gaal faces a defender crisis at Old Trafford.

The Dutchman admitted that he will have problems with defenders, and that's proved to be the case with Paddy McNair making a sensational start for the hosts alongside Marcos Rojo.

Luke Shaw also slots in at the back on the left side, with Daley Blind continuing in his defensive midfield role.


Manchester United

De Gea, Rafael, McNair, Rojo, Shaw, Blind, Herrera, Di Maria, Rooney, van Persie, Falcao.

SUBS: Lindegaard, Thorpe, Fletcher, Pereira, Valencia, Mata, Januzaj

West Ham United

Adrian, Reid, Cresswell, Tomkins, Downing, Sakho, Demel, Amalfitano, Poyet, Song (c), Valencia.

SUBS: Jaaskelainen, Nolan, Zarate, Vaz Te, Jenkinson, Collins, Cole.

Attacking options

Despite the troubles in defence, the Red Devils do have a plethora of options going forward and there is a first home start for Radamel Falcao against the Hammers.

Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie are also in the thick of the action from the beginning, whilst Angel di Maria will look to create the chances for his side to take.

Manchester United
West Ham United
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