STARTING XI: Manchester United v Swansea City – Barclays Premier League

Manchester United open the new Barclays Premier League season at Old Trafford today with the visit of Swansea City. United played the Welsh side in their first match last season winning 4-1. They were beaten at Old Trafford in the Budweiser FA Cup in January, but a few days later United beat the same opposition 2-0 in the league. Louis van Gaal has had a fair few injuries so far this season, but seems to be dealing with the problems. Here is the starting eleven and list of substitutes for both teams.

Manchester United:

1. De Gea;

4. Jones, 12. Smalling, 42. Blackett;

35. Lingard, 24. Fletcher, 21. Herrera, 18. Young;

8. Mata;

10. Rooney, 14. Hernandez


40. Amos; 38. M. Keane, 41. James; 11. Januzaj, 17. Nani, 26. Kagawa, 31. Fellaini

Swansea City:

1. Fabianski;

22. Rangel, 2. Amat, 6. Williams, 3. Taylor;

4. Ki, 8. Shelvey;

12. Dyer, 23. Sigurdsson, 15. Routledge;

10. Bony


25. Tremmel; 19. Tiendalli, 27. Bartley; 20. Montero, 29. Richards, 30. Sheehan; 18. Gomis



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