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Manchester United vs Wolves team news: Paul Pogba and Edinson Cavani start


Pogba is among those to return to the XI (Picture: Getty)

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has made six changes for the Manchester United team to face Wolves on Tuesday night.

Paul Pogba and Edinson Cavani are among those recalled to the starting XI by the United boss as they look to return to winning ways.

They drew with Leicester City last time out and Victor Lindelof, Luke Shaw, Scott McTominay, Fred, Daniel James and Anthony Martial were all replaced from the line-up.

Mason Greenwood, Nemanja Matic, Alex Telles, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Pogba and Cavani will all face Nuno Espirito Santos’ side.

Solskjaer said on Cavani’s return to the side: ‘He has proven what he can do over the years and for us.

‘Hoping to get crosses in for him, create chances for him and we know he is one of the cleverest players in the box.’

Wolves have made four changes for the Premier League clash.



Man Utd v Wolves team news

Man Utd: De Gea, Bailly, Maguire, Pogba, Cavani, Rashford, Greenwood, Fernandes, Telles, Wan-Bissaka, Matic

Wolves: Patricio, Kilman, Saiss, Coady, Ait-Nouri, Neves, Moutinho, Hoever, Vitinha, Neto, Adama

Maximilian Kilman, Ki-Jana Hoever, Rayan Ait-Nouri and Vitinha have been brought into the XI.

Nelson Semedo, Marcal, Daniel Podence and Fabio Silva have all dropped out.

A win for United will see them climb above Leicester and Everton into second in the Premier League and Pogba was clear just how important this clash feels for the Red Devils.

Pogba said: ‘It’s an important game for us. We have been playing a lot in these weeks and seen the results as well. Teams are tired as well and we can see that.

‘Today we know it’s a very, very important game. We know where we can be if we win this game today.

‘We focus on this today and focus on ourselves. Hopefully we can get the result we want.

‘We’ve been doing well, we’ve been consistent and the games, the performance of the team has been great so you have to just keep it up.’

Wolves can return to the top half of the table with a win.

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