STARTING XI: Liverpool v Manchester United – Barclays U21 Premier League

Manchester United’s U21 side face a trip to Anfield this evening where they will play Liverpool in the Barclays U21 Premier League. Last week they beat Norwich City 3-0 at Leigh Sports Village, with Liverpool beating Sunderland 1-0 earlier in the week. Last season, United won 1-0 at Anfield in the semi-finals of the competition, with Andreas Pereira scoring the only goal of the match. Will Warren Joyce’s side have enough in their ranks to earn three points against North-West rivals Liverpool this evening? The match will be shown live on MUTV HD and BT Sport 2HD with kick-off coming at 19:00 BST.

Here are the starting elevens and list of substitutes for both teams:

Manchester United:

1. J. Pereira;

2. McNair, 5. Thorpe, 3. Varela;

7. Janko, 4. Pearson, 8. Rothwell, 11. Evans;

6. Harrop, 10. A. Pereira;

9. Lawrence


12. Weir, 13. O’Hara, 14. Grimshaw, 15. Goss, 16. Willock


1. Ward;

2. McLaughlin, 4. Williams, 5. Jones, 3. Stewart;

6. Rossiter, 8. Lussey;

7. Wilson, 10. Brannagan, 9. Ojo;

11. Peterson


12. McGuire, 13. Vigouroux, 14. Canos, 15. Pelosi, 16. Yesil



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