Manchester United v CSKA Moscow: Champions League – live!

It looks like United are deploying a back three. Luke Shaw makes his first start of the season, seemingly as a left wingback. And Lukaku is being given yet another opportunity to get back on the scoring trail. If he fails to find the net today, he’ll have gleaned one goal in his last 13 matches: what chance him being replaced by Ibrahimovic against City?

United: Romero; Smalling, Lindelof, Blind,; Valencia, Herrera, Pogba, Shaw; Mata, Lukaku, Rashford

Hello. Let’s see how Manchester United treat this match, which falls between two Premier League humdingers. First came last weekend’s wild victory over Arsenal, and on Sunday they take on Manchester City in a bid to revive the title race. So how will they approach today’s match, bearing in mind they have already qualified for the next stage and will go through as group winners unless they collapse to a freakish defeat to their Russian visitors (5-1 or worse). CSKA Moscow have plenty to play for, as they are vying with Basel for the other ticket to the last 16. Mourinho’s lineup will be intriguing. We’ll have news of that momentarily.

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